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66 and 68, Octagon Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Elmbridge, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3494 / 51°20'57"N

Longitude: -0.4294 / 0°25'45"W

OS Eastings: 509475

OS Northings: 162315

OS Grid: TQ094623

Mapcode National: GBR 36.Y55

Mapcode Global: VHFV4.HBVX

Entry Name: 66 and 68, Octagon Road

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030149

English Heritage Legacy ID: 286861

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

10/292 Nos. 66 and 68

GV II

Almshouse row. Circa 1912 by Sir Mervyn Macartney. Red brick with eaves cornice
to swept , hipped, plain tiled roof, hipped projections over projecting bays
below and two ridge stacks. Central block at angle to corner of octagon with wings
set at 22½ degrees to centre. Central arch flanked by oculi. Projecting outer bays
with large 8-light casement in each, flanked by recessed entrances containing a
casement window and board door.
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: TQ0947562315

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