Traditional pub with exposed beams and flagstone floors.
It was built in the 16th century but only converted into a pub in the 19th
B&B "coming soon" (summer 2013).
Local licensing authority for Shimpling is Babergh
last updated 08/09/2013
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(some old PO directory information courtesy of londonpublichouse.com)
(** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)