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Hoxne Swan

previously known as: White Swan?

Real Ale is available here

Low St, IP21 5AS

01379 668275

grid reference TM 179 771

opened 15th century

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opening hours:

  • Mon-Sat: 1200-1500, 1800-2300
  • Sun: 1200-2230

food times:

  • Mon-Sat: 1200-1400, 1830-2100
  • Sun: 1200-1500 (evening times not legible on sign)
(Times last updated 14/04/2014)

regular real ales

Adnams Bitter, Broadside, Woodfordes Wherry+ guest beer [H]

listed building grade II*

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Local licensing authority for Hoxne is Mid Suffolk

CAMRA Mid-Anglia branch.

last updated 19/06/2017

This 15th century pub has a colourful history. It's claimed to be both the former home of the Bishop of Norwich and later a whorehouse! The pub is a mix of timber framed rooms with a large open fire in the main bar. To the rear there is a large garden beside a small stream and ample car-parking.

Lunchtime meals (not just snacks) Lunchtime meals (not just snacks)

Evening meals Evening meals

Restaurant or separate dining area Restaurant or separate dining area

Separate public bar Separate public bar

Traditional pub games available Traditional pub games available

Real fire Real fire

dogs-welcome Dog friendly

children-welcome Family friendly

Pub is accessible to disabled customers Pub is accessible to disabled customers

station 4.6 miles away Railway station about 4.6 miles away (see public transport tab for details)

payable WiFi WiFi available (a charge may apply)

parking parking

Beer garden or other outside drinking area Beer garden or other outside drinking area

(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)

(old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)

(1861 census information from Malcolm Fairley)

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)