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Arched Folly in the Garden of the Limes

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.7025 / 52°42'8"N

Longitude: -2.7485 / 2°44'54"W

OS Eastings: 349519

OS Northings: 311905

OS Grid: SJ495119

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.2XQ5

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.RBDK

Plus Code: 9C4VP722+XJ

Entry Name: Arched Folly in the Garden of the Limes

Listing Date: 16 February 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271335

English Heritage Legacy ID: 455209

Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY3

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Shrewsbury

Built-Up Area: Shrewsbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Shrewsbury Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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653-1/4/784 (North West side)
Arched folly in the garden of The


Folly. Early C19, installed 1860s. Stone. An arcade of three
arches finely carved with rosettes and other details. Part of
the stone screen by John Carline, removed from the Church of
St Mary Magdalene (qv), and then installed in his garden by
the architect Samuel Pountney Smith, the owner and builder of
The Limes (qv).

Listing NGR: SJ4951911905

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