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120,120a and 120b, Octagon Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Elmbridge, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3515 / 51°21'5"N

Longitude: -0.432 / 0°25'55"W

OS Eastings: 509290

OS Northings: 162545

OS Grid: TQ092625

Mapcode National: GBR 36.PRD

Mapcode Global: VHFV4.G9H9

Entry Name: 120,120a and 120b, Octagon Road

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030155

English Heritage Legacy ID: 286874

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

10/305 Nos. 120, 120a and
120b

GV II

Almshouse group. Circa 1912. Red brick with rusticated quoins. Plain tiled swept
hipped roof with rusticated end stacks. Single storey with attic under central
thermal dormer. Central block at an angle to the octagon with end projections canted
at 22½ degrees from the main block. Irregular 7 casement window front with entrance
in left and projection.
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 (1971) pp520-1.


Listing NGR: TQ0929062545

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