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Jamaica Wine House

(also known as Jampot)

St Michaels Alley - Cornhill
Gracechurch Street
London
EC3V 9DS

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Opening Times

Monday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Tuesday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Wednesday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Thursday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Friday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Saturdayclosed
Sundayclosed

Meal Times

12 - 9 Mon - Fri
Closed Sat & Sun

Owner

Shepherd Neame

About the Pub

Guest beer changes every six weeks. Two bars with real ale on the ground floor only. Old business centre for the Jamaica trade. The original building was burnt down in the Great Fire of London. The pub is part of a red brick and sandstone block rebuilt in 1885 to designs by architect Banister Fletcher (don’t fall for the ‘Built 1652’ notices!). Free House acquired by Shepherd Neame in April 2009.

Historic Interest

Grade II listing:- Late C19. Red brick and red stone. 3 storey section with garret storey, of 5 bays, and a single storey extension to the south. 3 storey, 3 bay symmetrical elevation to St Michael's Alley with central entrance to the wine house flanked by slightly projecting canted bays having slim Gothic colonettes as mullions. The 2 upper storeys are similar with carved ornamental panels above the windows. Access to these storeys is by a separate entrance marked 'Jamaica Buildings' in the bay to the north. A link block in similar style joins this building to the church of St Michael, Cornhill. This incorporates a vaulted passage at ground floor level which gives access through round-arched openings to the church and churchyard. This has Gothic detailing to match the church and is dated 1868. It forms part of the alterations to the church by Scott. Plain red brick rear elevation to churchyard. Single storey extension of the wine house to the south in 'art nouveau' style with slim piers of red sandstone. South elevation of 4 bays; 2 large arched windows separated by narrow bays with ornamented panels over containing circular lights.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 3 regular beers.

  • Shepherd Neame Bishops Finger
  • Shepherd Neame Master Brew
  • Shepherd Neame Spitfire

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 1 changing beer.

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Jamaica Wine House, London

Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • RealHeritagePub Heritage Pub

    Regionally Important Historic Interior

Facilities

  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals

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Jamaica Wine House

St Michaels Alley - Cornhill
Gracechurch Street
London
EC3V 9DS

Sat Nav Reference

51.512917, -0.085621

Transport

  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes
  • <Station Close to Railway Station
  • <Underground Close to London Underground / Overground / DLR

Nearby Bus Routes (< ½ mile)

Nearby Station (400m)

Cannon Street

Nearby London Underground/Overground/DLR (250m)

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