Attractive award winning thatched Grade II Listed detached country pub and restaurant with 3 bedroom owners accommodation, 4 high quality en-suite letting rooms, stunning gardens and customer car park. Grade II Listed two storey thatched public house with origins dating back to 1300s. This is an impressive and stunning character detached freehouse and is presented to a high standard throughout. This attractive country pub is renowned for its ambience, retaining much of the original charm and character and reputedly has the oldest thatched skittle alley in Britain. With two open fireplaces, flagstone flooring, and beamed ceilings, this quality destination dining pub represents an ideal opportunity for new owners to develop all aspects of the trade still further and briefly comprises:- character Main Bar (10 plus), Pantry Bar (20 plus), Shavers Restaurant (50), Skittle Alley/Function Room with its own bar servery and Customer WCs (100), Commercial Catering Kitchen with ancillary backup facilities, family sized 3 Bedroom Owners Accommodation with Sitting Room, Office and Bathroom and 4 high quality En-Suite Letting Bedrooms. Externally, a real feature of this property are the stunning mature Lawned Gardens offering al fresco seating for 100 customers with raised flowerbed borders, feature raised fishpond and Barbecue Area. There is also a Customer Car Park for spaces for around 30 vehicles. The business has been in the same ownership for 14 years and unfortunately is offered for sale due to ill-health and an internal inspection and viewing is strongly advised in order to fully appreciate all that this lovely thatched character inn offers and the undoubted potential which exists throughout.
Number of Employees:
Our clients do not currently fully exploit or open all of these hours choosing to open from 11:00am until 3:00pm and from 6:00pm until close Tuesday to Sunday. The pub is closed on Mondays (apart from bank holiday Mondays).
The business is run by our clients with the assistance of 1 full-time and 3 part-time members of sta
Number of bedrooms:
3 bedroom owners accommodation, 4 high quality en-suite letting rooms
Situated in hamlet in the centre of the beautiful Marshwood Vale in an unspoilt rural part of West Dorset. The inn is surrounded by picturesque countryside and is only 3 miles, as the crow flies, from the Devon and Dorset Jurassic Coast which has been awarded World Heritage Status by UNESCO for its beautiful and unspoilt surroundings being only 3 miles away.