Hawstead Spinney Cottage
9 The Pound
grid reference TL 860 591
listed building grade II
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last updated 09/01/2014
According to the Listed Buildings Register, this building was once a pub, however after a conversation with the present owner it appears that it may have been a beerhouse but was probably never a full pub.
It isn't shown on any available OS map (at least as early as 1885), so must have closed a long time ago.
The building dates from the 15th and 16th centuries. Originally thatched, but that roof was lost to fire round about the middle of the last century.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)