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100-110, Octagon Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Elmbridge, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3504 / 51°21'1"N

Longitude: -0.4322 / 0°25'55"W

OS Eastings: 509276

OS Northings: 162420

OS Grid: TQ092624

Mapcode National: GBR 36.PQP

Mapcode Global: VHFV4.GBC4

Entry Name: 100-110, Octagon Road

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1191395

English Heritage Legacy ID: 286871

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

10/302 Nos. 100 to 110 (even)

GV II

Almshouse row. Circa 1912 by Sir Aston Webb. Red brick with some wooden window
bressumers and plain tiled roofs. End stacks. The building is canted at 45
degrees about a central, tile hung return gable surmounting a shallow 2 storey
projection in the angles. 2 storeys, 1 storey and attics to wings under 2 hipped
semi-dormers. 5 bay centre casements. Central first floor balcony with wooden
bressumer over and balustrade panelled with pantiles . Flanking balcony openings
glazed at time of resurvey. Square headed, wide, central entrance with gauged
head and 2 rubbed brick freestanding Tuscan columns. Narrower square headed
entrance with flat hood in outer bays. All doors boarded.
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) pp520-521.


Listing NGR: TQ0927662420

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