SOLD: The Woodman, Bridport, Dorset


Property specialists, Stonesmith of Exeter are delighted to have sold the freehold of The Woodman in Bridport.

Offering tremendous opportunity to its new owners to develop all levels of trade, The Woodman trades as a traditional wet led town centre freehouse, providing a traditional menu of locally sourced produce at reasonable price. This combined with its well kept ales ensures that the pub has an excellent following which enjoys a boost from tourists visiting the area during the busy summer months.

The Woodman is situated in a primary position within this sought after Dorset town; Bridport is a vibrant and popular market town which has a thriving music, art and literary community and hosts the renowned Bridport Literary Festival. The town is situated close to the famous Jurassic Coastline, a World Heritage Site, with the popular coastal resort of West Bay being 1½ mile to the south, better known as the fictional town of Broadchurch in the popular TV series.

The pub briefly comprises of a Main Bar, Dining Room, Skittle Alley/Function Room, Commercial Catering Kitchen and 2/3 Bedroom Private Owners Accommodation. Externally the property benefits from al fresco Seating to the front for 20 customers and an Enclosed Trade Garden to the rear and Private off road Car Parking.

Mike Phillips, Director of pub sales specialists Stonesmith, commented: “The sale of this character Dorset freehouse provides further evidence that the freehold pub market in the Westcountry is improving”.

The freehold business was sold by Stonesmith off an asking price of £395,000. For further details please contact Stonesmith on 01392 201262.