Rickinghall Superior Hamblyn House
The Street, IP22 1BN
grid reference TM 046 757
listed building grade II*
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CAMRA Mid-Anglia branch.
last updated 14/04/2016
According to A Survey of Suffolk Parish History, Hamblyn House was already an inn by 1508. The large lounge was dominated by a large fireplace.
The parish boundary runs through the building, following the course of an underground stream.
In June/July 1981 edition of Last Orders*** it was reported that Geoff & Ros were then offering beers from Tolly Cobbold, Adnams & Abbot on handpump.
Now a private residence after a short spell as a restaurant.
Owned by St Peters brewery for a while in the late 1990s, during the early days of this local brewery.
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(*** Last Orders is a free local newsletter - published by Suffolk CAMRA memers since 1978)