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Description: 112 and 114, Octagon Road
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 286872
OS Grid Reference: TQ0927662450
OS Grid Coordinates: 509276, 162450
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3506, -0.4322
TQ 0962 BOROUGH OF ELMBRIDGE OCTAGON ROAD
10/303 Nos. 112 and 114
Almshouse pair. Circa 1912 by Frank Atkinson. Red brick with plain tiled roof
and tall central ridge stack. Single storey . 4 bays with large casements in
centre two bays and 2 wide, shallow arch headed entrances in outer two. Gauged
heads to openings and ashlar keystones over entrances .
Whiteley Vlllage was provided by William Whiteley of Whiteley's stores and
was for thrifty old folk. Laid put on an octagonal plan by Frank Atkinson employing
leading architects of the day.
PEVSNER: BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND, SURREY (1971) pp520-1.
Listing NGR: TQ0927662450
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