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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: BISHOP PERCY'S HOUSE

List entry Number: 1367867

Location

BISHOP PERCY'S HOUSE, 52, CARTWAY

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
ShropshireUnitary AuthorityBridgnorth

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 18-Jul-1949

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 254375

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 1954 BRIDGNORTH CARTWAY

(East and North Side)

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

I GV

2. (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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National Grid Reference: SO 71808 93088

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