A stunning and attractive detached character 14th century Grade II listed thatched country inn situated close to Bridport and the stunning Dorset coast. Presented to a high standard and offering a quality business opportunity with 2 Bar Areas (28+), Restaurant (40), Skittle Alley/Function Room (100), Commercial Catering Kitchen with Ancillary Facilities, 4 high quality Ensuite Letting Bedrooms, Owners Family Sized 4 Bedroom Accommodation recently refurbished with Sitting Room and Bathroom, attractive Lawned Beer Garden (80+) and Customer Car Parking (30). Exceptional opportunity to acquire a quintessential Dorset inn which boasts strong and growing levels of trade, but still offers much potential throughout. This quintessential Grade II Listed two storey thatched public house has origins dating back to 1300s. The inn is an impressive and stunning character detached freehouse, 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 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 (14 plus), Snug Bar (14 plus), Restaurant (40), Skittle Alley/Function Room with its own bar servery and Customer WCs (100), Commercial Catering Kitchen with ancillary backup facilities, impressive and recently refurbished family sized 4 Bedroom Owners Accommodation with Sitting Room, Bathroom. Separate building housing 4 high quality En-Suite Letting Bedrooms. Externally, and a real feature of this property, are the stunning mature Lawned Gardens offering al fresco seating for 80 customers with raised flowerbed borders, feature raised fishpond and Barbecue Area. There is also a Customer Car Park with spaces for around 30 vehicles. The property has been refurbished in the last two years 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.
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Spacious and refurbished 4 bedroom owner's accommodation and high quality 4 bedroom letting accommodation.
Situated in the hamlet of Shave Cross 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 around 4 miles, as the crow flies, from the Devon and Dorset Jurassic Coast. The lively market town of Bridport is just 4 miles south east, Charmouth beach is around 4 miles south west and the picturesque coastal town of Lyme Regis is just 6 miles away.
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