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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1030155
English Heritage Legacy ID: 286874
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
10/305 Nos. 120, 120a and
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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