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2-8, South Avenue

A Grade II Listed Building in Elmbridge, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3499 / 51°20'59"N

Longitude: -0.4304 / 0°25'49"W

OS Eastings: 509404

OS Northings: 162368

OS Grid: TQ094623

Mapcode National: GBR 36.Q5B

Mapcode Global: VHFV4.HBBJ

Entry Name: 2-8, South Avenue

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1377477

English Heritage Legacy ID: 286950

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 SOUTH AVENUE

Whiteley Village

10/379 Nos. 2 to 8 (even)

GV II

Almshouse group. c1912 by Sir Mervyn Macartney. Red brick with coved cornice to
swept hipped plain tiled roof with end stacks and central cupola on 4 columns. Single
storey. 5 bay centres with central arched through-way flanked by brick quasi-pilasters
and single casements. Outer projections with single casements flanked by recessed
arched entrances. Quadrant walls between piers surmounted by globes connect the
central block to small pavilions with end stacks and arched entrances in the same
stlye.
Whiteley Village was provided by Milliam 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: TQ0940462368

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