Yorkshire Dales

£895,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 16
BEAUTIFUL LOCATION GREAT BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY: A Large & Unrivalled 755sqm/8126sqft Dales Country Hotel (& Owner's 4 Bedroom HOUSE) with 12 En Suite LETTING ROOMS & 110 Cover DINING ROOMS; 3 BAR AREAS, large LOUNGE & RETAIL AREA. Excellent KICTHEN, PREPARATION AREAS & walk-in COLD ROOM. Extensive Parking, Garaging & South facing Gardens. Prime Swaledale tourist location & Alf White s (James Herriott s) watering hole, whose favourite walk was on nearby Kisdon Hill. An enviable 'repeat-trade' business situated in the very heart of the Yorkshire Dales & within easy reach of Cumbria & the Lake District. There are countless things to do & amazing places to explore: experience the drive over the famous Buttertubs Pass, described by Jeremy Clarkson as England s truly spectacular road, & famous walks to suit all tastes from gentle river & meadow strolls, to more strenuous hilltops hikes - The Coast To Coast, the Pennine Way & the Herriot Way to name just a few. Guests are met with a traditional, spacious yet homely welcome & a warm double-sided fireside - accommodation ideal for large (including corporate) or small parties.

COUNTRY HOUSE HOTEL

755sqm/8126sqft Dales Country Hotel (& Owner's 4 Bedroom HOUSE) with 12 En Suite LETTING ROOMS & 110 Cover DINING ROOMS; 3 BAR AREAS (Including RETAIL AREA), large LOUNGE & RETAIL AREA. Excellent Commercial KICTHEN. Extensive Parking, Garaging & South facing Gardens.

TARIFF (2018)

Bed & Breakfast from £59.00 per person, per night; Dinner, Bed & Breakfast from £72.50 per person, per night.

LOCATION & TOURIST HOTSPOT

The Dales market towns of Hawes & Reeth are 7 & 10 miles away & provide good local amenities, while Georgian Richmond & the A1 at Scotch Corner are about 21 & 26 miles to the east. M6 about 23 miles west, Newcastle & Scotland about 70 miles. There are immediate walks from the hotel. TOURIST HOTSPOT - extremely busy tourist area with busy open-all-year CAMPSITES & HOLIDAY COTTAGES which literally feed (& drink) off The Kearton.

The ACCOMMODATION

Front BAR 1.

3.98 x 3.97 (13'0 x 13'0 )

Rear BAR 2.

5.64 x 3.01 (18'6 x 9'10 )

RETAIL/Bar Area 3.

10.11 x 4.03 (33'2 x 13'2 )

DINING AREA 1.

8.30 x 4.90 (27'2 x 16'0 )

DINING AREA 2.

5.51 x 3.10 (18'0 x 10'2 )

LOUNGE

9.05 x 8.35 max (29'8 x 27'4 max)

Central double-sided fireplace.

CELLAR

Cool-pipe system cellar.

COMMERCIAL KITCHEN & WASH AREA

9.25 x 4.17 (30'4 x 13'8 )

Modern well-equipped catering kitchen with excellent range of stainless steel worktops & units, sinks, Rational self-cooking Oven, 6 ring gas Double Oven, 3 Deep Fryers, Bain Marie, large Griddle. Coffee Machines, Dish & Glass washers, double Fridge etc. Large windows, good lighting & a forced ventilation system provide an excellent working environment with lovely views!

PREPARATION AREAS

4.20 x 1.73 (13'9 x 5'8 )

COLD STORE

4.27 x 2.75 (14'0 x 9'0 )

With walk-in Freeblock chiller. (1.99m x 1.99m/6'6 x 6'6 ).

WASH ROOMS

Ladies & Gents Toilets (2 Ladies cubicles, Gents WC & urinal).

OFFICE

3.76 x 1.94 min (12'4 x 6'4 min)

UTILITY AREA

A covered area linking with the house & housing the Oil & LPG boilers & useful extra freezer space.

FIRST FLOOR

12 En Suite LETTING BEDROOMS (7 x Double, 2 x Family, 2 x Twin & 1 x Single) & Linen Store. All the rooms are equipped with tea/coffee facilities & Freeview television. Most look out over the hills & some of the views are breath-taking over Lovely Seat (South) & Kisdon Hill (North).

OWNERS 4 BEDROOM HOUSE

RECEPTION HALL, CLOAKS/WC & a 4.16m x 3.60m/13'8 x 11'10 OFFICE. There is a sizeable 6.65m x 5.90m overall SITTING ROOM & KITCHEN. Upstairs are 4 BEDROOMS (2 with Showers) & a 'HOUSE' BATHROOM. Homely accommodation with great views.

OUTSIDE South facing Sitting Areas, Gardens, Grounds & extensive Parking all with wonderful far-reaching views.

GARAGE BUILDING

6.20m x 3.10m

A useful general purpose building with double doors.

OUTSIDE

Front flagged dining terrace. Side driveway leading to an extensive Tarmac parking area, Garage & South facing Gardens to the rear with stunning views.

NB

1.Ready-made niche market.

2. We d never done this before either - Care-taker Handover period available.

3.Suit Chef-proprietor, Couple or Parents & Son/Daughter team.

4.A Free House it s yours & your work-life balance.

5.In the middle of Nowhere & Everywhere.

NOTES

(1) Telephone & Broadband

(2) Mains drainage, electricity & water. LPG for Catering Kitchens & Owner's House, Oil central heating for the Hotel.

(3) Rates:

VIEWING

All Viewings - Strictly by appointment only via the Agents Marcus Aldersons 01748 822 711 info@marcusalderson.co.uk

Arrange viewing 01748 517044

Marcus Alderson

17 Frenchgate, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 4HZ

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