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Latitude: 51.3498 / 51°20'59"N
Longitude: -0.4299 / 0°25'47"W
OS Eastings: 509441
OS Northings: 162364
OS Grid: TQ094623
Mapcode National: GBR 36.Q9Q
Mapcode Global: VHFV4.HBLK
Entry Name: 5-11, South Avenue
Listing Date: 16 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1030100
English Heritage Legacy ID: 286949
Location: Elmbridge, Surrey, KT12
District Council Ward: Weybridge St George's Hill
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey
Church of England Parish: Hersham
Church of England Diocese: Guildford
TQ 0962 BOROUGH OF ELMBRIDGE SOUTH AVENUE
10/378 Nos. 5 to 11 (odd)
Almshouse group. c1912 by Sir Mervyn Macartney. Red brick with coved cornice to
swept, hipped plain tiled roofs . End stacks and central cupola on four columns.
Single storey . 5 bay centres with central arched through-way flanked by brick
quasi-pilasters and single casements. Outer projections with single casements flanked
by recessed arched entrances. Quadrant walls between piers surmounted by globes
connect the central block to small pavilions with end stacks and arched entrances on
the same style .
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: TQ0944162364
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