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OLD HUNSTANTON SMITHDON HUNDRED FULL LICENCE -
SMITHDON, DOCKING & BROTHERCROSS LICENCE REGISTERS PS 13/4/1 & 2 ( 1949 to 1975 )
CHARLES ERNEST GAY of The Lodge Hotel, Hunstanton
PARKWOOD UNIVERSAL SUPPLIERS Ltd of Huddersfield, 1959
FREEHALL HOTELS Ltd 1964
MAJOR JOHN DAY 03.1979
ABACUS HOTELS 12.1983
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Licensees :
   
JOHN HARRISON
age 57 in 1851
& farmer 140 acres
1841 - 1855
CHARLES WALES
& farmer
& corn & coal merchant
age 49 in 1861
& farmer 107 acres 1881
1856 - 1883
( CHARLES WRIGHT at the Hotel Tap - age 40 ) ( 1871 )
( JAMES GOFF at the Hotel Tap - age 57 ) ( 1881 )
WILLIAM SAMUEL TIDMAN 1888 - 1891
( JAMES RINGWOOD at the Le Strange Tap - age 54 ) ( 1891 )
ERNEST BAILEY 1892
ROBERT LOOMBE CARPENTER 1896
WILLIAM W BROOKE 
manager ( 38 )
1901
CHARLES ERNEST GRAY 1904 - 1937
STANLEY IGNATIUS WILLARD GRAY by 1949
JOAN GRAY 14.01.1952
STANLEY H COLEMAN 27.04.1953
AGNES MAY ROSS 26.03.1956
EDWARD VICTOR SCALES 25.02.1957
RONALD RUSSELL AUGUSTINE MALTON 08.04.1957
H. A. RUDERHAM 14.07.1958
KENNETH HART WATSON 13.10.1958
KENNETH ART WATSON &
PETER HORSFALL
10.12.1962
IAN DAWSON JAMES &
PETER HORSFALL
24.05.1965
MICHAEL SILVERLOCK &
PETER HORSFALL
13.06.1966
PETER HORSFALL &
KENNETH WATSON
12.12.1966
MAJOR JOHN DAY From 03.1979 
ROBERT C WYLLIE 12.1983
to at least 2006
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Le STRANGE ARMS HOTEL

On Wednesday, 31st October 1855, all of the Live and Dead Farming Stock, Agricultural Implements, Neat and Good Household Furniture, Excellent Featherbeds, Glass, China, Earthenware and Kitchen Requisites, the property of Mr. John Harrison, were to be Sold by Auction since he was about to leave the Inn.
The areas within the building, where furniture was to be sold, were described as;
Passage, Dining Room, Large Parlour, Small Parlour, Bar, Sitting Room, White Bed-room, Brown Bed-room, Drab Bed-room, Blue Bed-room, Passage, Back Bed-room, Lower Bed-room, Kitchen and Dairy.
Livestock included, 3 Cart Horses, 2 Cows, 8 Neat Stock, 3 Calfs<sic>, a Sow, 8 large Pigs, 70 shearing Sheep, 47 Ewes, 2 Tups and 64 Lambs.

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The Candlelight Grill is open until 11.45 each night and the new Oak Room bar has been acknowledged to be the finest bar of its kind in the district ' - as 1967/8 guide book.

Featured the BEACH BAR to 1984.

`The ANCIENT MARINER at the Le Strange Arms Hotel'
opened July 1984 in what had previously been stables.

2006
Food served every lunch and dinner time.
In the summer months food is served 12:00 noon to 9:00pm.

Outside seating on lawns and terrace
with sea views.