The King’s Head (The Low House) is one of the very few pubs left in Britain that has no bar-counter. You go in the tap room at the back. Beer drinkers survey the array of barrels and request whatever takes their fancy, drawn straight from the barrel, while others can order whatever they usually have. Before you reach the barrels, you pass through a room dominated by an ancient fireplace. Old settles, polished in parts by the backs and bottoms of the long deceasead, surround it in a U-shape, with a table in the middle. Another room, also called the tap room, likewise has one large table and bench seats around it. This is a social pub. They have no juke box or television, and pride them selves on still having a sense of tradition, and a slight window into the past. What a pub and the Beer is amber nectar. Cheers every one, Iain.
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Silvio1953 (133778) 2012-03-26 12:14
Ciao Iain, great perspective on lovely houses, excellent clarity, wonderful pastel colors and splendid light, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio
saxo042 (37730) 2012-03-26 12:29
This soumds indeed like a very pleasant pub! It was easy enough to find it, in Gorams Mill Lane, and take a closer look with the help of Google. I would ceratinly like to join you here, anytime!
Sonata11 (33717) 2012-03-26 13:16
very interesting place and the information. Great capture of this architecture with fabulous perspective. Wonderful executed this lovely place. I like very much so.
All the best,
Budapestman (82620) 2012-03-26 13:28
a fascinating atmosphere with attractive composition and lovely details, superb lights and colours, beautiful shot, Tfs! Have a nice week! Kellemes hetet kívánok!
jjcordier (79289) 2012-03-26 13:46
On te rejoindrait bien volontiers dans ce plaisant endroit dont tu as réalisé une trčs bonne photo.
mesutilgim (90698) 2012-03-26 14:08
Nice street from Laxfield with traditional architecture.
Good layout and many good and usefull notes.
TFS and best regards
dip (23888) 2012-03-26 14:46
a beautiful and very clear and sharp shot with excellent light managment,informative note also about the house,
thanks for sharing,
tyro (22986) 2012-03-26 15:53
This sounds like a wonderful pub! I'd love to visit this place and buy you a pint of ale there. No telly or jukebox - that sounds right up my street.
A wonderfully clear and sharp picture with lovely colours, a gorgeous sky and perfect exposure. I'd love to see some pictures from inside this place - did you take any?
P.S. Here you go - have a look at this map, drag the little man down to the red cross and pan around!