In the light of the government announcement of March 20th, all pubs are now closed until further notice.
A number of pubs are providing takeaway food and/or drinks during the Covid-19 lockdown. Some offer deliveries, while others are selling from the premises. This page lists details of those we know about.
If you can give any of our pubs some support through these terrible times by buying some takeaway food or drink, please do so. Our pubs need as much support of possible if they're going to still be there for us when the crisis is over.
Real Ale is sold here.
The Green, IP29 4DH
grid reference TL 834 524
COVID-19 UPDATE: Pub is offering takeaway food and beer. Please contact pub for details.
In middle of village. This timber framed building has many exposed beams. Outside patio and garden to rear.
A former 16th century courthouse converted to a pub during the 18th century, though still used for the petty sessions after conversion, these were reported to be held in the Crown Inn in 1766.
It was renovated during the summer of 2013 and now stocks beer from Brewshed brewery (which now owns it).
Nearest railway station
A report in the Ipswich Journal** on December 5th 1795 states that ..catalogues for a local sale were to be left at the Crown and warious other local pubs.
A notice in the Suffolk Chronicle** on April 17th in 1813 reports the death of Mrs I ROBINSON aged 77, who kept this pub for 45 years.
The crown is a simple sign to show loyalty to the reigning monarch and apart from the commonwealth era (1648-60) has been a pub sign for over 600 years.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)
(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)