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94-98, Octagon Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Weybridge, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3502 / 51°21'0"N

Longitude: -0.4319 / 0°25'54"W

OS Eastings: 509298

OS Northings: 162399

OS Grid: TQ092623

Mapcode National: GBR 36.PSY

Mapcode Global: VHFV4.GBJ9

Entry Name: 94-98, Octagon Road

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030154

English Heritage Legacy ID: 286870

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

10/301 Nos. 94 to 98(even)

GV II

Almshouse row. Circa 1912 by Sir Aston Webb. Red brick with wooden cornice to
plain tiled roofs partially obscured by parapets of window projections, 3 tall
banded brick stacks to ends and off ridge stepped stack to front right. Single
storey 3 projections, one at each end and one to right of centre with tripartite
glazing bar sash windows in each. Quasi-pilaster brick mouldings flanking. The
projection to the left has gable with small gable opening. Between the projecting
parapets the eaves drop down over entrance verandahs, that to the left wider, with
central twisted brick pier. Double casement to rear of each verandah and boarded
doors to sides.
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: TQ0929862399

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