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Latitude: 51.3496 / 51°20'58"N
Longitude: -0.4311 / 0°25'51"W
OS Eastings: 509357
OS Northings: 162332
OS Grid: TQ093623
Mapcode National: GBR 36.Q11
Mapcode Global: VHFV4.GBZS
Entry Name: 86 and 86a, Octagon Road
Listing Date: 16 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1191387
English Heritage Legacy ID: 286868
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
10/299 Nos 86 and 86a
Almshouse pair. Circa 1912 by Sir Aston Webb. Red brick with parapets and eaves to
centre of truncated pyramidal plain tiled roof. 4 small square stacks to corners
of roof summit. Single storey . Large tripartite glazing bar sashes in outer bays
flanked by moulded brick quasi-pilasters. Central recess with half glazed door to
centre flanked by 2 small casements.
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: TQ0935762332
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