previously known as: New Swan, Nag's HeadReal Ale
High St, IP18 6DP
grid reference TM 507 762
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regular real ales
4 beers from Adnams, including Broadside, Ghost Ship and Southwold
listed building grade II
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Local licensing authority for Southwold is Waveney district
CAMRA North-East Suffolk branch.
last updated 26/12/2016
This impressive grand hotel has 14 rooms. The main public area is used for dining downstairs, though a small friendly, public bar is located to the rear. There is a toilet for disabled customers.
The building dates from about 1740.
Lunchtime meals (not just snacks)
Restaurant or separate dining area
Separate public bar
Pub sells beer from local brewers
Pub is accessible to disabled customers
Bus stop nearby (see public transport tab for details)
Quiet pub - no electronic games, piped music or jukebox
(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 Stuart Ansell)
(*** historic book information from Bob Mitchell)
The crown is a simple sign to show loyalty to the reigning monarch and apart from the commonwealth era (1648-60) has been a pub sign for over 600 years.