History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

44 and 44a, Octagon Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Elmbridge, Surrey

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.35 / 51°21'0"N

Longitude: -0.428 / 0°25'40"W

OS Eastings: 509573

OS Northings: 162390

OS Grid: TQ095623

Mapcode National: GBR 36.QT0

Mapcode Global: VHFV4.JBMD

Entry Name: 44 and 44a, Octagon Road

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030146

English Heritage Legacy ID: 286856

Location: Elmbridge, Surrey, KT12

County: Surrey

District: Elmbridge

Town: Elmbridge

District Council Ward: Weybridge St George's Hill

Built-Up Area: Weybridge

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Hersham

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

Find accommodation in
Weybridge

Listing Text

TQ 0962 BOROUGH OF ELMBRIDGE OCTAGON ROAD

Whiteley Village

10/287 Nos, 44 and 44a

GV II

Almshouse pair. Circa 1912 by Ernest Newton. Red brick with raised quoins. Moulded
wooden cornice to plain tiled hipped roof with tall panelled stacks-off ridge- and
4 hipped dormers. Centred return gable with bargeboards and "Venetian" window type
casement on first floor. Single storey and attics. 2 bays to left of entrance arch,
3 to right, irregular casements. Central entrance arch with moulded brick impost
blocks and keystone. Half-glazed door behind. Subsidiary entrance (No44a) with flat
hood over in right hand return front.
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: TQ0957362390

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.