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The ornate sign outside the King's Head Inn, Salisbury. There has been a pub on the site since the 15th century and the pub was first called the King's Head in 1520.

Steeped in history, the Haunch of Venison in Salisbury was first mentioned in 1320. The pub had associations with the church (situated behind the pub) and was once a brothel. The pub's tiny bar (it's not much bigger than what you see in the photo) has some unique features including the pewter bar top on the right, which is believed to be the last complete bar top of its kind in England and the original gravity-fed spirit taps (also on the right). The way the beer is dispensed is pretty unique too. Also in the pub is a fireplace from 1588, England's only licensed landing and the mummified hand of a cheating card player.

Steeped in history, the Haunch of Venison in Salisbury was first mentioned in 1320. The pub had associations with the church (situated behind the pub) and was once a brothel. The pub's tiny bar (it's not much bigger than what you see in the photo) has some unique features including the pewter bar top on the right, which is believed to be the last complete bar top of its kind in England and the original gravity-fed spirit taps (also on the right). The way the beer is dispensed is pretty unique too. Also in the pub is a fireplace from 1588, England's only licensed landing and the mummified hand of a cheating card player.