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Latitude: 51.3522 / 51°21'8"N
Longitude: -0.4304 / 0°25'49"W
OS Eastings: 509401
OS Northings: 162630
OS Grid: TQ094626
Mapcode National: GBR 36.Q5L
Mapcode Global: VHFV4.H8BQ
Entry Name: 146 and 148, Octagon Road
Listing Date: 16 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1191497
English Heritage Legacy ID: 286880
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
10/311 Nos 146 and 148
Almshouse pair. Circa 1912. Probably by Sir Reginald Blomfield. Red brick with
hipped, plain tiled roof and two small stacks at each end of the ridge. Single storey
with 6 irregular bays across. 2 oculi to centre flanked by casement wi dows and
segment headed arches to entrance bays in outer bays. Wall surface breaks forward
in centre and window bays.
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: TQ0940162630
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