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88-92, Octagon Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Elmbridge, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3497 / 51°20'58"N

Longitude: -0.4313 / 0°25'52"W

OS Eastings: 509338

OS Northings: 162349

OS Grid: TQ093623

Mapcode National: GBR 36.PYH

Mapcode Global: VHFV4.GBTN

Entry Name: 88-92, Octagon Road

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030153

English Heritage Legacy ID: 286869

Location: Elmbridge, Surrey, KT12

County: Surrey

District: Elmbridge

Town: Elmbridge

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

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Listing Text

TQ 0962 BOROUGH OF ELMBRIDGE OCTAGON ROAD
(inner side)
Whiteley Village

10/300 Nos. 88 to 92 (even)

GV II

Almshouse row. Circa 1912 by Sir Aston Webb. Red brick with wooden cornice to plain
tiled roofs, hidden behind parapets of window projections. 3 tall banded brick stacks
at left and right ends and off ridge stack to front left. That to left is stepped.
Single storey. 3 projections, one at each end and one to left of centre, with 1
tripartite glazing bar sash in each and quasi pilaster brick mouldings flanking .
The right hand projection has a gable with small opening. Between the projections
the eaves drop down over the entrance verandahs, that to right, wider, with central
twisted brick pier. Each verandah has a double casement behind and contains a boarded
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: TQ0933862349

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