Description: 1 and 2, Chestnut Crescent
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 286612
OS Grid Reference: TQ0926962582
OS Grid Coordinates: 509269, 162582
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3518, -0.4323
TQ 0962 BOROUGH OF ELMBRIDGE CHESTNUT CRESCENT
10/37 Nos. 1 and 2.
Handed almshouse pair. Circa 1929 by Maurice Webb. Red brick with plain tiled
roof; end ridge stacks with rubbed brick coping to gable ends. 1 storey with
parapet breaking through the eaves on the outer bays. 3 bays, one 3-light sash
in outer bays. Central pier with projecting pilaster, arched recess bays,
approached up a flight of two steps. 3 bay trabeated colonnade with square brick
piers and wooden lintels, dado walls to outer bays connecting Nos. I and 2 with
Nos. 3 to 6 to north east. Chestnut Crescent was added to the original, octagonal
plan of Whiteley Village with the buildings designed in similar style.
Included for group value only.
Listing NGR: TQ0926962582
Source: English Heritage
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