Traditional country pub with one bar and a restaurant serving locally-sourced, home-cooked food. Has four beer festivals a year in a barn behind the pub, Easter, early May bank holiday, August bank holiday and Christmas. Quiz 2nd Monday of every month. The quizzes and beer festivals raise money for Helen Rollason cancer charity. Caravan Club site adjacent to pub (booking necessary). Open till 10.30 pm on Sundays in summer. About a 20 minute walk from Hatfield Peverel station. In current CME Recommended Pub Guide.