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Southwold King's Head



closed
21st century

opened 1743 (rebuilt 1864)

closed August 2013

23 High St, IP18 6AD

grid reference TM 505 763


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listed building grade II


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last updated 14/02/2015

This large open plan lounge diner still retains a small public bar in one area.

First licensed in 1743.

Closed mid-August 2013 after several months under temporary management. Future currently under review but it's been reported that it may become a police station, though other reports suggest an Italian restaurant.


(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)

(**** Reference to pub seen in Southwold Diary of James Maggs (1818-1876) published by Suffolk Records Society in 2007)