Description: Bishop Percy's House
Date Listed: 18 July 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 254375
OS Grid Reference: SO7180893088
OS Grid Coordinates: 371808, 293088
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5349, -2.4170
No 52 (Bishop
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
Source: English Heritage
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