Description: 11-14, Chestnut Crescent
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 286615
OS Grid Reference: TQ0932262655
OS Grid Coordinates: 509322, 162655
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3525, -0.4315
TQ 0962 BOROUGH OF ELMBRIDGE CHESTNUT CRESCENT
10/40 Nos. 11 to 14 (consec)
Almshouse row. Circa 1929 by Maurice Webb. Red brick with plain tiled roofs, centre
and end ridge stacks; brick coping to gables. Symmetrical, 5 bays ABCBA built on a
curve. Parapets to outer and centre bays, brick coped gable to centre, quasi-pilasters
on plinths to ends of outer and centre bays. One three-light sash window in each
bay, one to either side of arched opening in centre bay. Recessed entrances to
either side of dividing brick pier, with planked doors to sides. 2 steps to left,
3 on right with iron rails up to the entrances . Central stone plaque to gable
Chestnut Crescent was added to the original octagonal plan of Whiteley village with
the buildings in a similar style.
Included for group value only.
Listing NGR: TQ0932262655
Source: English Heritage
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