Description: 1-11, Hornbeam Walk
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 286783
OS Grid Reference: TQ0951262559
OS Grid Coordinates: 509512, 162559
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3516, -0.4288
TQ 0962 BOROUGH OF ELMBRIDGE HORNBEAM WALK
10/205 Nos. 1 to 11 (odd)
Almshouse group. Circa 1912 by Sir Ernest George. Red brick with sandstone quoins
and dressings. Hipped plain tiled roofs with tall panelled central stacks. 3 blocks
around square with arches angled across, joining blocks at the corners. Single storey.
4 glazing bar sash windows and outer entrance arches with stone surrounds, impost
blocks and keystones.
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: TQ0951262559
Source: English Heritage
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