The Old Crown
13 Gracious Street, Whittlesey, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
One of the most attractive inns of the town, the New Crown shows great age, perhaps to the 17th century. It is a two-storey building, white painted, with green window trim. It is one of the most impressive thatched roofs in the county. The building is an ‘L’ shape with a massive. There is impressive chimneystack at one end. The New Crown exhibits ghostly manifestations. These include a previous proprietor who died on the premises in the late 1800s. Observers describe him as a large man with a bushy moustache with a blue apron over a grey suit.