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Balustraded Wall to the Quarry

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.7068 / 52°42'24"N

Longitude: -2.7591 / 2°45'32"W

OS Eastings: 348810

OS Northings: 312399

OS Grid: SJ488123

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.2FG1

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.L7C6

Entry Name: Balustraded Wall to the Quarry

Listing Date: 19 September 1972

Last Amended: 17 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1059008

English Heritage Legacy ID: 458021

Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Shrewsbury

Built-Up Area: Shrewsbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Shrewsbury St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


653-1/14/542 (West side)
19/09/72 Balustraded wall to The Quarry
(Formerly Listed as:
Balustrade adjoining St Chad's


Wall. Dated 1906. For Shrewsbury Horticultural Society.
Ashlar. Approx 30m long. Balustrades alternate with solid
panels, all with shallow pyramidal copings, divided by piers
with double chamfered caps. 2 bowed sections project into
park, and in the centre of the length, a raised section of
parapet carries an inscription reading "This balustrade was
erected by the Shrewsbury Horticultural Society 1906", with
the Salop arms over.

Listing NGR: SJ4881012399

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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