Shut-down Stonesfield pub could become house

Closed pub could become house

Closed pub could become house

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A FORMER pub in Stonesfield could be converted into a home.

Richard Peet has submitted plans to West Oxfordshire District Council to change the use of The Black Head, in Church Street.

A two-storey rear extension, with a pitched roof, forms part of the proposals.

The pub was one of two in the village, alongside the White Horse Inn.

The Black Head used to have quiz nights, a darts league, Aunt Sally games, ladies’ cinema nights, curry nights and Sunday lunches.

It closed in February 2010 after been run by Chris and Karen Bannister from July 2008. 

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9:25am Thu 21 Aug 14

DEnright says...

Shame that yet another pub is under threat. We need to support our pubs!
Shame that yet another pub is under threat. We need to support our pubs! DEnright
  • Score: 4

9:31am Thu 21 Aug 14

EMBOX2 says...

We need to stop supermarkets selling alcohol, and we also need the pub companies given a large slap by Government.
We need to stop supermarkets selling alcohol, and we also need the pub companies given a large slap by Government. EMBOX2
  • Score: 2

12:30pm Thu 21 Aug 14

King Joke says...

I wouldn't stop the supermarkets selling alcohol altogether, but I'd set a nice high minimum price, somewhere nearer £2/can for a 5% drink.
I wouldn't stop the supermarkets selling alcohol altogether, but I'd set a nice high minimum price, somewhere nearer £2/can for a 5% drink. King Joke
  • Score: 1

5:40pm Sat 23 Aug 14

skcollob says...

Classic case of use them or lose them. but who can afford to these days, most of us have more important things to pay for.
Classic case of use them or lose them. but who can afford to these days, most of us have more important things to pay for. skcollob
  • Score: -1

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