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78 and 80, Octagon Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Weybridge, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3495 / 51°20'58"N

Longitude: -0.4306 / 0°25'50"W

OS Eastings: 509392

OS Northings: 162323

OS Grid: TQ093623

Mapcode National: GBR 36.Q4C

Mapcode Global: VHFV4.HB7V

Entry Name: 78 and 80, Octagon Road

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1191383

English Heritage Legacy ID: 286866

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

10/297 Nos. 78 and 80

GV II

Almshouse pair. Circa 1912 by Sir Mervyn Macartney. Red brick with wide central
projection and coved cornice to plain tiled, swept hipped roof which is recessed
over wings. Central off ridge stack to front. Single storey. 4 bays those to
centre with casements, the outer two with round-headed entrance arches masking
casement windows and boarded doors.
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: TQ0939262323

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