Until its closure this two bar pub was run as a free house with one room filled with Napoleonic memorabilia and associated war gaming displays.
The external features date from the 18th century, but the timber-frame is much older.
A book called "A Suffolk Childhood" by the late Simon Dewes describes a village pub called the Five Horse Nails Inn? but we are not sure if he is referring to the Four Horseshoes by a different name - reference discovered by Bob Mitchell
listed building grade II
last updated 01/12/2014
(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 Bob Mitchell)