If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.
Description: 10-16, East Avenue
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 286716
OS Grid Reference: TQ0957462436
OS Grid Coordinates: 509574, 162436
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3504, -0.4279
TQ 0962 BOROUGH OF ELMBRIDGE EAST AVENUE
10/139 Nos. 10 to 16(even)
Almshouse group. Circa 1912 by Ernest Newton. Red brick with red brick quoins and
dressings, moulded wooden eaves cornice to plain tiled roof with end stacks. 2 storeys.
5 bays, the central three divided by rusticated brick pilasters. Casement windows on
both floors of outer bays. Balconies on the first floor in central 3 bays, the
outer pair blocked at time of resurvey. 3 arched entrances below, the centre one
leading to a two-flight stair with an iron balustrade.
Whiteley Village was provided by William Whiteley of Whiteley's stores for thrifty
old folk and was laid out on an octagonal plan by Frank Atkinson, employing leading
architects of the day.
PEVSNER: BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND, SURREY (1971) pp520-1.
Listing NGR: TQ0957462436
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
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.