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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
Entry Name: Bishop Percy's House
Listing Date: 18 July 1949
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1367867
English Heritage Legacy ID: 254375
Location: Bridgnorth, Shropshire, WV16
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
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
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