Pergolas must be constructed in natural hardwood or mild steel IPE sections and supported on either timber, steel or brick columns. Brick columns may not be less than 345mm square and are limited to the ground floor only. Pergolas to balconies at first floor level must be in timber or mild steel IPE sections. Pergolas may be constructed in timber or mild steel IPE sections beyond the building line provided they form terraces not higher than 500mm above natural ground level. Pergolas within the building line may not at any stage in the future be covered or closed in.
• Decorative wrought iron/cast aluminium e.g. Victorian ‘broekie lace’.
• Translucent sheeting
• Fixed or fold-away aluminium awnings
• Horizontal folding/sliding canvas shade system
• Plain colour canvas