The Blue Anchor is an inn steeped in over 200 years of history and is famously known for the visit of Lord Nelson's messenger Lapontiere of Ilfracombe on 4th November 1805. The reason for the visit was for a change of horses for 2 pounds and 17 shillings before he continued on his journey to London to bring news of


Opening Hours: Mon-Thur: 12pm-2.30pm and 5pm-11pm Fri-Sat: 12pm-12pm Sun: 12pm-11pm We are 1 Mile from the A30 and have a wonderful heated and covered smoking area.

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Open Fire Place
  • Car Park
  • Patio
  • Children Welcome
  • Wireless Internet Access
  • Disabled Facilities
  • Near Motorway
  • ATM cash machine
  • Coaches Welcome
  • Function Room
  • Conference Room
  • Children's Outdoor Play Area
  • Separate Restaurant
  • Skittle Alley
  • Beer Garden
  • Baby Changing
  • Pets Welcome
  • Smoking Area
  • Fun House or Wacky Warehouse
  • Near Railway Station

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