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Barge Inn

Honeystreet
PEWSEY
SN9 5PS

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Opening Times

Monday11.00 am - 10.00 pm
Tuesday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Wednesday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Thursday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Friday11.00 am - Midnight
Saturday11.00 am - Midnight
SundayMidday - 11.00 pm

Meal Times

12 - 3, 6 - 9 Mon - Fri
12 - 3, 6 - 8 Sat
12 - 6 Sun

Owner

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About the Pub

The Barge Inn re-opened under new management on 24th May 2019, after having been closed for six months.

The approach to the pub might be considered uninspiring, going down a track through a wood yard then past some cottages on the right before you get to the actual pub at the end. The Kennet and Avon Canal runs right along side it and the campsite is behind.

The pub is at the centre of the crop circle region of Wiltshire and has an alien theme. The rear room has an impressive painted ceiling on the subject. There is music every Saturday and most Fridays.

Planning permission has been applied for to convert the attached barn into 4 letting rooms upstairs with a function room below which would be suitable for weddings parties and other entertainment. There will also be letting rooms in the main building and a one bed apartment in the attic.

Historic Interest

The Barge Inn was once known as the George Inn. It was roughly half-way along the canal and served as a bakehouse, slaughterhouse and shop for provisions for those living and working on the canal. The building was destroyed by fire in 1858 and rebuilt within six months. It was built just within the parish boundary of Stanton St Bernard to "serve the Honey Street wharf in Alton parish, which refused to allow drinking establishments".

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 3 regular beers.

  • Ramsbury Farmer's Best
  • Ramsbury Gold
  • Sharp's Doom Bar

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 2 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Ramsbury --varies--

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Barge Inn, Honeystreet

Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • LocAle LocAle Accredited

Facilities

  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access

    From canal side.

  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals

    Except Sun.

  • Garden Pub Garden
  • Parking Parking
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Camping Camping Nearby on-site

    Behind pub.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Pool table.

  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Every Saturday and most Fridays.

  • RealFire Real Fire
  • WiFi Wifi

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Barge Inn

Honeystreet
PEWSEY
SN9 5PS

Sat Nav Reference

51.353525, -1.8569

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