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Description: 132-136, Octagon Road
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 286878
OS Grid Reference: TQ0936462614
OS Grid Coordinates: 509364, 162614
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3521, -0.4309
TQ 0962 BOROUGH OF ELMBRIDGE OCTAGON ROAD
10/309 Nos. 132 to 136 (even)
Almshouse row. Circa 1912. Red brick with raised quoins. Plain tiled roof, hipped
with 2 ridge stacks. Single storey. Entrance arches at both ends of front and off
centre to left. Small casement windows to left and right of centre.
Whiteley Village was provided by William Whiteley of Whiteley's stores for thrifty
old folk and was laid out on octagonal lines by Frank Atkinson, employing leading
architects of the day.
PEVSNER: BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND, SURREY (1971) pp520-1.
Listing NGR: TQ0936462614
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Source: English Heritage
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