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33 NEWMARKET ROAD HEIGHAM FULL LICENCE -
NORWICH LICENCE REGISTER PS 1/8/1 to PS 1/8/3 (1867 to 1953)
YOUNGS & Co  
BULLARDS 1958 - 1967
WATNEY MANN  
NORWICH BREWERY  
INNTREPRENEUR by 1989 - Leased from July 1989 by Careglade Ltd of Ipswich.
GRS INNS of Wymondham - from 1994
INTERNET INNS by 03.2000
CRITERIAN ASSET MANAGEMENT by 2018
Licensees :
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ROBERT SMITH 1830
JAMES FAULKE 1836
MICHAEL DUNNANT
according to Robson
1839
MICHAEL DENNANT
according to Pigot
1839
JONATHAN STOCKINGS
age 76 in 1851
1841 - 1854
JAMES CATTERMOLE 1856 - 1859
CHARLES HIGH by 1863
JOSIAH GARDINER
(Died 4th January 1881 - age 47)
10.10.1872
WILLIAM De CAUX 10.10.1881
WILLIAM ANTHONY TUCK 03.08.1883
WILLIAM PICKARD 10.10.1898
FREDERICK EDWARD KEY 27.11.1906
SUSAN KEY 06.10.1914
JOHN EDWARD DORE 24.11.1914
SIDNEY WALTER WRIGHT
died 1955
17.10.1933
MAY BERNICE WRIGHT
Died April 1989 - age 76
06.04.1956
TERANCE CHARLES SPANDLER 15.10.1974
KEITH HONEYWOOD 10.02.1976
DEREK JOHN DANIELS 27.04.1976
ROGER EDWARD JOHN SMITH 10.05.1983
MALCOLM ALLEN &
JILL ELIZABETH HOWARD
14.02.1989
MALCOLM GEORGE TREVOR EWING &
PETER TURNER
08.08.1989
MALCOLM GEORGE TREVOR EWING &
STUART HARRIS
12.12.1989
STUART HOYLE 12.11.1991
STUART FRANCIS HOYLE &
CHRISTINE MILDRED MALLOY
17.12.1991
JANET MARILYN WEBB &
GRANT ST JOHN STEVENS
18.03.1993
LESLEY JANE HAMILTON-FITCH &
STUART FRANCIS HOYLE
27.04.1994
DAVID VALENTINE WOOD 09.01.1996
EDWARD NOEL LYTTON 09.04.1996
CLAIRE DOWNING 12.1997
ALAN SILVESTER-LEECH &
HELEN SILVESTER-LEECH
06.1999
KEVIN DEAKIN &
DONNA ANDREW
03.2000
STEPHEN JOHN MILLS &
BRIAN ALFRED TURNER
14.09.2000
NIGEL BALES & JOHN HERBERT
(CHRISSY LAKE & SALLY THOMAS - managers)
07.2001
NIGEL BOOTY 2004 - 11.2013
JAMES LINDER 28.11.2013


House no. 511 on 1845 Magistrates list

The Eagle - 06.09.2000
September 2000

Named as the EAGLE, Eaton Road in 1830
As at Newmarket Street 1836.

Address as St. Stephens Road, Heigham in 1845.

Present building said to have been a private dwelling to 1873.

Launched as part of `Internet Inns' March 1st 2000,
offering a room and equipment for internet surfing.

 

 May Wright at the pumps c1965

May Wright c1965
Note : 2 pumps for Bullards Mild, 1 for Bullards Bitter.
Two wooden `cheeses' to the right, for use in the skittle alley.

An aviary, formed in May 1993, containing a cockatoo, eagle owls and parakeets was ordered by city magistrates to be silenced, January 1994. Neighbours had complained about the bird noise. The noisy cockatoo was soon found a new home in the country.
By March 1994 the council sub-committee agreed that planning rules had been breached and the aviary, a satellite TV dish, signs, a chiller unit and ducting were to be removed.


Lease offered for sale February 1992.
The residue of a full repairing and insuring lease of 20 years from January 1990.
The rent of £25,000 pa being due for review in 1995 and then five years thereafter.
A tie of 100% on beer and lager to a minimum of 210 barrels a year.

  The Norwich Pub Survey of 1986, compiled by the Norwich Society, in association with Norwich City Council, assessed the house:-  
Approx date of building Listed Quality Pre-war fittings surviving
External Internal
Early 19C Yes 9 9 No
<One of only three Norwich houses to be in both the top seven exteriors and interiors.>
Considerable alterations in interior to create one large open plan bar space with separate restaurant.
Very well co-ordinated modern neo Regency interior with Adamesque detailing especially in the bar valance which has glass shell fanlights and a swag and medallion frieze which is carried around the room at cornice level.
Colour scheme throughout is green, white and gold.
Furniture, fittings, lights and detailing are all neo Regency.
Beer garden and petangue area at rear.