SOLD: CHARACTER DETACHED LANDMARK FREEHOUSE, HOTEL AND RESTAURANT
Betty Cottles Inn, Graddon Cross, Okehampton, Devon
Licensed property specialists, Stonesmith of Devon, are delighted to have sold the Betty Cottles Inn, situated on the outskirts of the historic town of Okehampton on the northern edge of Dartmoor National Park.
The Betty Cottles Inn is an exceptionally spacious detached public house, restaurant and hotel. The Inn has been the subject of considerable renovation and refurbishment by our clients during their 28 years of ownership, and consequently the business is presented and furnished to an exceptionally high standard throughout. The property offers 15 Letting Bedrooms, an attractive Main Bar with split level Restaurant and 2 Conservatories, Pool Room and Secondary Bar Area, Green Room Restaurant, well equipped and recently refitted commercial catering kitchen and two separate Owners/Managers Flats. Externally, the property offers extensive parking, a children’s play area, several garden and patio areas with al fresco seating and various useful outbuildings and stores.
Situated just off the A30 main road, occupying a prominent and trading position, with views towards Dartmoor and Meldon viaduct, the inn benefits from both tourist and local trade throughout the year.
The business has been awarded a 5 Star Food Hygiene rating and has its own website (www. bettycottles.co.uk) which provides further background information regarding the business.
Director of Stonesmith, Mike Phillips commented:
“The sale of The Betty Cottles Inn represented a first-class opportunity to purchase a versatile and well-regarded country inn with letting accommodation in a very special place to live and work. It demonstrates that the pub market is very much alive and buoyant in the South West, and we wish the purchasers, Matt and Clare, all the very best in the future.
Stonesmith are one of the leading business transfer agents in the South West specialising in the sale of licensed businesses throughout the Westcountry including Devon, Cornwall, Somerset and Dorset.
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