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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1030142
English Heritage Legacy ID: 286846
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 OCTAGON ROAD
10/277 Nos. 6 and 8
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
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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