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Latitude: 51.3518 / 51°21'6"N
Longitude: -0.4323 / 0°25'56"W
OS Eastings: 509269
OS Northings: 162583
OS Grid: TQ092625
Mapcode National: GBR 36.PP2
Mapcode Global: VHFV4.G9B1
Entry Name: 1,1a and 3, Octagon Road
Listing Date: 16 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1191548
English Heritage Legacy ID: 286886
Location: Elmbridge, Surrey, KT12
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
TQ 0962 BOROUGH OF ELMBRIDGE OCTAGON ROAD
10/316 Nos. 1, la and 3
Almshouse group. Circa 1912 by Sir Aston Webb. Grey brick with red brick dressings,
plain tiled hipped roofs with handed stacks to left and right of centre. Single storey
and attic under 2 flat roofed dormers. Central recessed range with projecting gable
front end wings. 1 glazing bar sash window in each gable end, one casement window
either side of central, paired, part glazed doors. Colonnade of 4 twisted brick
piers across the front with quoined responds.
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 CF ENGLAND, SURREY (1971) pp520-1.
Listing NGR: TQ0926962583
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