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Latitude: 51.3495 / 51°20'58"N
Longitude: -0.4308 / 0°25'50"W
OS Eastings: 509377
OS Northings: 162325
OS Grid: TQ093623
Mapcode National: GBR 36.Q38
Mapcode Global: VHFV4.HB3T
Entry Name: 82 and 84, Octagon Road
Listing Date: 16 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1030152
English Heritage Legacy ID: 286867
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
10/298 Nos. 82 and 84
Almshouse pair. Circa 1912 by Sir Mervyn Macartney. Red brick with wide central
projection and coved cornice to plain swept hipped tiled roof which is recessed
over wings. Central stack, off ridge to front. Single storey, 4 bays those to
centre with casements,the outer 2 with round headed entrance arches masking case-
ment windows and boarded 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: TQ0937762325
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