Icklesham, East Sussex, England

The Queens Head

The Queens Head

The pub is reputedly haunted by the apparition of a former landlord named Gutsell. In life he seemed popular with the locals and feels the need to return after death. He has been sighted sitting by the fireplace chewing on a piece of straw!

Queens Head,

Parsonage Lane,


East Sussex, TN36 4BLN.


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For further information, please read Britain's Haunted Heritage by J.A. Brooks and Haunted Britain by Antony D. Hippisley Coxe.


Visitor Information

Icklesham is a village in East Sussex, England.

The village is about 6 miles east of Hastings, on the main A259 Hastings to Rye road.

Pictured left is the Queens Head courtesy of N Chadwick. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons.