Photo of Sorrel Horse

grid reference TM 169 441

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listed building grade II

CAMRA Ipswich & East Suffolk branch.

last updated 30/12/2016

Ipswich Sorrel Horse

also traded as as: Sorrell Horse

historical era: late 20th century

closed post-1977

121 Fore St

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The former Sorrel Horse now houses a mixture of residential & office units.

Very old photographs show that the pub had a single-storey frontage onto Fore Street, but this has been either rebuilt or remodelled since.

The pub can be seen here on an 1881 map:

as shown on an 1881 map

The 1963-1977 Ipswich licensing records show that the Sorrel Horse was open at least as late as 1977.

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

(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)

(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)