Persimmon was founded in 1972 and is today one of the UK’s leading housebuilders.
Persimmon Plc is the holding company for the Persimmon Group of companies. We are listed on the London Stock Exchange (PSN.L) and are a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index.
With headquarters in York, the Group operates from 30 regional offices throughout the UK. The Group trades under the brand names of Persimmon Homes, Charles Church and Westbury Partnerships, building quality homes across England, Wales and Scotland.
The Group has also developed its offsite manufacturing capabilities; our Space4 business manufactures highly insulated timber frames, wall panels and roof cassettes; our Brickworks manufactures concrete bricks and our Tileworks (which will be established during 2018) will manufacture concrete roof tiles. These capabilities help support our overall construction capacity and contribute towards securing availability of key material components.
We have over 4,500 employees with a significant number of long serving employees. We are also recruiting apprentices and trainees in all areas of our business to support our business growth.