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Bishop Percy's House

A Grade I Listed Building in Bridgnorth, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.5349 / 52°32'5"N

Longitude: -2.417 / 2°25'1"W

OS Eastings: 371808

OS Northings: 293088

OS Grid: SO718930

Mapcode National: GBR BZ.FFNW

Mapcode Global: VH90Z.2K22

Plus Code: 9C4VGHMM+X5

Entry Name: Bishop Percy's House

Listing Date: 18 July 1949

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367867

English Heritage Legacy ID: 254375

Location: Bridgnorth, Shropshire, WV16

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Bridgnorth

Built-Up Area: Bridgnorth

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Bridgnorth

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


(East and
North Side)

No 52 (Bishop
Percy's House)
SO 79 SW 2/37 18.7.49.


(Bridgnorth Boy's Club). Dated 1580. Timber framed with plaster, pierced
quatrefoils, etc. 3 storeys; triple gabled with barge-boards; 2 wood mullioned
transomed windows to first floor. 2nd and 3rd storeys overhang on enriched
consoles; moulded wood cornice; old tile roof. Ground floor alterations.
Formerly with plaque recording that Bishop Percy (Author of "Reliques
of Ancient English Poetry") born here 1728.
Nos 51 to 68 (consec) form a group with Nos 40 to 42 (consec) RIVER SIDE

Listing NGR: SO7180893088

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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