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2-12, North Avenue

A Grade II Listed Building in Elmbridge, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3518 / 51°21'6"N

Longitude: -0.4294 / 0°25'45"W

OS Eastings: 509466

OS Northings: 162583

OS Grid: TQ094625

Mapcode National: GBR 36.QD9

Mapcode Global: VHFV4.H9T1

Entry Name: 2-12, North Avenue

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030176

English Heritage Legacy ID: 286821

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 NORTH AVENUE

Whiteley Village
10/252 Nos. 2 to 12 (even)

GV II

Almshouse row. Circa 1912 by Sir Reginald Blomfield. Red Brick with ashlar dressings
to centre on brick plinth. Plain tiled roof with 4 tall ridge stacks , pediment and
columned cupola on rusticated square pedestal to centre. Flamboyant Baroque urns to
pediment ends. Central 1½ storey arch breaking through ashlar string below pediment
which also forms the lintel of flanking doorways with massive Baroque projecting
keystones. 4 windows, all casements, flanking central projection, the second from
the centre on both sides inset behind segment-head arches. Outer bays with narrow
segment-headed entrance arches.
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: TQ0946662583

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