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Latitude: 51.3507 / 51°21'2"N
Longitude: -0.4327 / 0°25'57"W
OS Eastings: 509242
OS Northings: 162461
OS Grid: TQ092624
Mapcode National: GBR 36.PL5
Mapcode Global: VHFV4.G93W
Entry Name: Administration Block
Listing Date: 16 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1030116
English Heritage Legacy ID: 286888
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
10/318 Administration Block
Administration block. Circa 1937 by Maurice Webb. Red brick with plain tiled,
steeply pitched hipped roof rising over cross wings at ends. 2 tall diagonal
stacks to left and right of centre. Symmetrical. Single storey with one 4-light
sash window flanked by two 3-light sashes to either side of centre. End bays set
back, each containing one sash window, all with tiled cills. Brick tile twisted
piers to ends and either side of central bay on square pedestals. Centre, recessed
quadrant entrance bay containing half glazed door in 3-step brick surround.
Whiteley Village was provided by Wil1iam 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: TQ0924262461
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