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The pubs of Headington

Black Boy
Ampleforth Arms

53 Collinwood Road, Risinghurst
This will reopen
as a community pub
in November 2017

Black Boy
Black Boy (Gastropub)
91 Old High Street
01865 741137  Review
Everard’s
Food hygiene rating

Britannia
Britannia Inn
1 Lime Walk, OX3 7AA
01865 760192
Mitchell’s & Butler Ember Inn
Food hygiene rating

Butcher’s Arms
Butcher’s Arms
5 Wilberforce Street
01865 761252 / 762777
Fuller’s
Food hygiene rating

Chequers
Chequers
17a Beaumont Road
01865 762543
Free house
Food hygiene rating

Mason’s Arms
Mason’s Arms
2 Quarry School Place
01865 764579
Free house
Food hygiene rating

Royal Standard
Royal Standard
78 London Road, OX3 9AJ
01865 764591
Greene King
Food hygiene rating

Six Bells
Six Bells
3 Beaumont Road
01865 308573
Greene King “Meet & Eat”
Food hygiene rating

White Hart
White Hart
12 St Andrew’s Road
01865 761737
Everard’s
Food hygiene rating

White Horse
White Horse
1 London Road
01865 762447
Greene King “Hungry Horse”
Food hygiene rating

   
Headington pubs that have closed in recent years

More information about the history some of these old pubs

Building still standing

  • The Crown & Thistle in Old Road closed in 2011
  • The Fairview Inn at 16 Glebelands closed in December 2013 after being sold by Enterprise Inns. Planning application 16/02112/FUL to convert it into a five-bedroom house was submitted in August 2016
  • The Princes’ Castle in Barton closed in the 1980s and is now a private house
  • The Shotover Arms at the Green Road roundabout was converted into a hotel in 1957, and has been a McDonalds since the early 1990s

Demolished

  • The Bell in Old High Street closed in 2000, and was demolished and replaced by a house in 2002
  • The Fox in North Way (the third Barton pub with this name) closed in 2002 and was replaced by housing
  • The Quarry Gate at 19 Wharton Road closed in 2012 and was demolished in April 2015. Planning application 16/00082/FUL to replace it with three five-bedroomed houses was refused
  • The Cavalier at 148 Copse Lane in Northway closed in 2010. This was demolished in April 2012 and replaced by “58 ensuite student rooms with shared facilities and warden’s room on three floors” (planning application by I & O Limited: 11/01681/FUL)

History of Headington’s pubs

Forwards To Marston pubs

© Stephanie Jenkins

 

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