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Latitude: 51.352 / 51°21'7"N
Longitude: -0.4287 / 0°25'43"W
OS Eastings: 509514
OS Northings: 162608
OS Grid: TQ095626
Mapcode National: GBR 36.QKQ
Mapcode Global: VHFV4.J86W
Entry Name: 10 and 10a, Octagon Road
Listing Date: 16 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1030143
English Heritage Legacy ID: 286847
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
10/278 Nos. 10 and lOa
Almshouse pair, Circa 1912. Red brick with raised brick quoins and wooden cornice
to hipped plain tiled roof. 4 panelled stacks. 1 storey and attic under 4 hipped
dormers, central return gable with "Venetian" window type casement in first floor.
Central round-headed entrance with brick impost blocks and keystone, flanked by
windows to left, 3 to right. Central arch blocked at time of resurvey, entrances
at present in the sides.
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.
PEVSYER: BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND , SURREY (1971) pp520-1.
Listing NGR: TQ0951462608
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