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56-64, Octagon Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Elmbridge, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3496 / 51°20'58"N

Longitude: -0.4288 / 0°25'43"W

OS Eastings: 509516

OS Northings: 162341

OS Grid: TQ095623

Mapcode National: GBR 36.QLL

Mapcode Global: VHFV4.JB5Q

Entry Name: 56-64, Octagon Road

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030148

English Heritage Legacy ID: 286860

Location: Elmbridge, Surrey, KT12

County: Surrey

District: Elmbridge

Town: Elmbridge

Electoral Ward/Division: 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

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Listing Text

TQ 0962 BOROUGH OF ELMBRIDGE OCTAGON ROAD

Whiteley Village

10/291 Nos. 56 to 64. (even)

GV II

Almshouse row, Circa 1912 by Sir Ernest George. Red brick with plain tiled roofs
and two return gables painted towards the left end. These and end gables decorated
with double curves. 3 panelled ridge stacks, one at right end. Single storey. 15
bays with windows in 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th , 8th, 11th, 14th and 15th bays. Single
entrance arch to left end, pointed entrance arches in 6th and 7th bays and 12th
and 13th bays. Glazing bar sash windows and boarded doors throughout, brick pilaster
mouldings to entrance arches.
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: TQ0951662341

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