The Thatched House Hotel in Epping High Street c1920.

Records date the building back to at least 1791 and it was listed Grade II in 1972 and still a hotel and restaurant today.

Epping Forest Guardian: How the building looks today.How the building looks today. (Image: Gary Stone)

The tower of St John’s can be seen in the distance.

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