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Brent Eleigh Cock

Brent Eleigh Cock

North East, 52.09476,0.83176

Cask Ale is sold here.

Lavenham Rd (A1141), CO10 9PB

grid reference TL 940 478

Contact:telephone(01787) 247371telephone

Unspoilt gem and for many years identified by CAMRA as a best real heritage pub. Retaining two bars, In winter both bars are snug and warm; in summer with the doors open the bar is at one with it's surroundings. Hungry walkers and cyclists exploring the area will be pleased to know that landlady Deborah is a great cook and that food is available at all times. Bed and breakfast accommodation in unit at rear of pub. Real cider is generally Castlings Heath Cottage.

Games include shove ha'penny and pitch penny cut into a scrubbed table. The pub is also CAMROT (Campaign for Real Outside Toilets) approved, do not miss it!

According to A Survey of Suffolk Parish History, an inn was recorded in Brent Eleigh as early as 1550; it seems probable this was the Cock, as according to the Listed Buildings Register, the pub's external features date from the 18th century but are probably built onto a much older core.

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(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)

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