temporarily closed premises
1 ancient pub
Population (2011) of Hessett: 464.
Local licensing authority for Hessett is Mid Suffolk.
Hessett was recorded in Domesday as "Eteseca" or "Heteseta". It appears on John Speed's 1610 map as "Hesſet".
The Street contains some fine old cottages. One of the finest late medieval buildings in Suffolk is St Ethelbert's church. Its fine wall paintings include St Barbara and a playing card; the 6 of diamonds.