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Description: 1 and 3, South Avenue
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 286948
OS Grid Reference: TQ0944462377
OS Grid Coordinates: 509444, 162377
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3499, -0.4298
TQ 0962 BOROUGH OF ELMBRIDGE SOUTH AVENUE
10/377 Nos. 1 and 3
Almshouse pair. c 1912 by Sir Mervyn Macartney. Red brick with plinth and plat
band , coved cornice to pyramidal plain tiled roof. 2 storeys. 2 bays with casements
on the first floor, arches with keystones below , the left hand one blocked as
originally with inset casements, the right hand one forming the entrance arch.
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) p520-1
Listing NGR: TQ0944462377
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