The pub is 400 years old and has been recently decorated to a high standard. Walkers and ramblers welcome. The owners specialise in Real Ales from Adnams, Nethergate and other guest micro-breweries.
Local licensing authority for Gazeley is Forest Heath
last updated 29/10/2013
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)
The Chequers sign is an ancient sign probably brought to England by the Romans. Later the sign became associated with a money table e.g. an exchequer or type of chessboard. Some pubs displayed the sign to indicate that they would change money or acted as bankers in some way.