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6 and 8, Octagon Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Elmbridge, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3521 / 51°21'7"N

Longitude: -0.4291 / 0°25'44"W

OS Eastings: 509488

OS Northings: 162620

OS Grid: TQ094626

Mapcode National: GBR 36.QGD

Mapcode Global: VHFV4.J80T

Entry Name: 6 and 8, Octagon Road

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030142

English Heritage Legacy ID: 286846

Location: Elmbridge, Surrey, KT12

County: Surrey

District: Elmbridge

Town: Elmbridge

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

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Listing Text

TQ 0962 BOROUGH OF ELMBRIDGE OCTAGON ROAD
(south side)
Whiteley Village

10/277 Nos. 6 and 8

GV II

Almshouse pair. Circa 1912. Probably by Sir Reginald Blomfield. Red brick with
hipped tiled roof and two tall stacks at each end of ridge. 1 storey. 6 irregular
bays with 2 oculi in centre flanked by casement windows and with segment-headed
entrance arches in outer bays. Wall surface breaks forward in centre and window
bays.
Whiteley Village was provided by William Whiteley of Whiteley's stores for thrifty
old folk and was laid out on octagonal plan by Frank Atkinson , employing leading
architects of the day.
PEVSNER: BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND, SURREY (1971) pp520-1.


Listing NGR: TQ0948862620

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