Today The Hare Inn represents a traditional country pub with echos of the past. Indeed there are a number of pictures and paintings that date back over 100 years. Rich in original detail and character the pub is full of charm and has a relaxed atmosphere. The Hare Inn is situated at one end of the idyllic village of Long Melford which is home to many exclusive shops. Kentwell Hall and Melford Hall are two stately homes adjacent to The Hare Inn. Cherry Lane Garden Centre can be accessed through the beer garden and there are many country walks to enjoy in the area. Long Melford has been settled for many centuries and is recorded in the Doomsday Book of 1086.