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Latitude: 51.3494 / 51°20'57"N
Longitude: -0.4298 / 0°25'47"W
OS Eastings: 509449
OS Northings: 162317
OS Grid: TQ094623
Mapcode National: GBR 36.Y19
Mapcode Global: VHFV4.HBNW
Entry Name: 74 and 76, Octagon Road
Listing Date: 16 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1030150
English Heritage Legacy ID: 286863
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
10/294 Nos. 74 and 76
Almshouse pair. Circa 1912 by Sir Mervyn Macartney. Red brick with wide central
projection and coved cornice to plain tiled, swept, hipped roofs which is recessed
over wings. Central off ridge stack to front. Single storey , 4 bays, those to
centre with casements. Outer two with round-headed entrance arches masking
casement windows and board doors.
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: TQ0944962317
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