Picturesque, 15th cent. thatched inn with low beams and large open fireplace in bar area. The thatched roof is relatively new, having replaced one destroyed by fire in July 1988.
The building dates from the 15th or early 16th century and was known in the past as a smugglers' inn.
Reopened July 2011, having been closed for 7 months.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)
(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)