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1-15, Circle Road, Hersham

Description: 1-15, Circle Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 286667

OS Grid Reference: TQ0947262562
OS Grid Coordinates: 509472, 162562
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3516, -0.4294

Location: Circle Road, West Molesey, Surrey KT12 4DP

Locality: Hersham
Local Authority: Elmbridge Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: KT12 4DP

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Listing Text


Whiteley Village

10/97 Nos. 1 to 15 (Odd)


Almshouse group. Circa 1912 by Sir Reginald Blomfield. Red brick with sandstone
plinth, quoins and dressings. Hipped roofs with tall panelled central stacks on
ridge . Central projections with wide, open segmental area. 2 identical blocks
joined b central triple arched colonnade with central pediment over, flanking urns.
Blocks: 2 storeys, 4 windows, casements. Those to centre of first floor of "Venetian"
window type. Entrances with round arches set in panels in outer bays of ground floor.
Steps on each side leading to side entrances on first floor of upper flats.

The village was provided by William Whiteley of Whiteley stores for thrifty old folk
and was laid out on an octagonal plan designed by Frank Atkinson, employing leading
architects of the day.

Listing NGR: TQ0947262562

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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