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grid reference TL 671 456
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- Mon-Wed: 1100-2300
- Thu-Sat: 1100-0100
- Sun: 1200-2330
3 changing beers
listed building grade II
Local licensing authority for Haverhill is West Suffolk
CAMRA West Suffolk & Borders branch.
last updated 15/08/2018
Haverhill Queen's Head
previously known as: New Inn
Real Ale is available here
9 Queen St, CB9 9DZ
The oldest building in town (it dates from 1470). Grade 2 listed with a rare Crown Post roof. It has a good ambience & beer quality in the two bars. The pub sign is a picture of Diana, the landlady.
This is one of only three remaining mediaeval buildings in Haverhill; it survived the great fire of 1667, which destroyed most of the town. (One of the other two survivors is also a pub - the Rose & Crown)***
Beer served through handpulls
Separate public bar
Traditional pub games available
Pub is accessible to disabled customers
Bus stop nearby (see public transport tab for details)
Quiet pub - no electronic games, piped music or jukebox
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)
(1861 census information from Malcolm Fairley)
(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)
(*** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)
(**** Last Orders is a free local newsletter - published by Suffolk CAMRA members since 1978)
NOTE: A messuage equates to a dwelling-house and may include outbuildings, orchard, curtilage or court-yard and garden - this may have been an earlier structure to the current property.