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No. 1 Royal Crescent (No. One Royal Crescent)

  • House & Family History: Number One was the first house to be built in the Royal Crescent. The townhouse, one of Britain’s most important buildings, represents the highest point of Palladian architecture in Bath.

  • Architect: John Wood, Jr.

    Date: Circa 1767
    Designed: House

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  • House Listed: Grade I

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • "Northanger Abbey" (1987 - BBC TV Screen Two movie, as the Allens's Bath lodgings). "Flog It!" (2006 - TV documentary series, episode "Bath," on John Wood). "Persuasion" (2007 - TV production, as the exterior of Camden Place). "Bridgerton" (2020-22 - TV series, as the exterior of the Featheringtons's London home). "The Pursuit of Love" (2021 - TV mini series, exteriors only).
  • Past Seat / Home of: Thomas Brock in 1769-76. Prince Frederick, Duke of York and Albany, 1776-77. Henry Sandford, 1777-96. Major Bernard Cayzer, mid-20th century.

    Current Ownership Type: Preservation Organization

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Visitor Attraction

    Ownership Details: Owned by Bath Preservation Trust.

  • House Open to Public: Yes

    Phone: 01225-428-126

    Fax: 01225-481-850

    Email: no1royalcrescent@bptrust.org.uk

    Website: https://no1royalcrescent.org.uk

    Historic Houses Member: No