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Attractive Century Freehouse In Bow For Sale

Bow, Devon, UK
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The White Hart is a 16th century Freehouse situated on the A3072 between Crediton and Okehampton. It benefits being the “Only pub in the village”. Behind the pub it has a large car park for up to 10-12 cars and a large secluded patio and beer garden which can seat up to 50. The Private Owners accommodation is based on the first floor and offers four double bedrooms a large sitting room, bathroom and kitchen which has recently been refurbished including new radiators throughout the building and a new oil tank.

Property Information




Bow is a Mid Devon village with a population of approximately 1,500. Devon’s capital Exeter is approximately 16 miles where the M5 motorway and the A30 can be joined. Dartmoor National Park is a short 10-minute drive away.

Premises Details:

The accommodation briefly comprises:-

Public bar
Cosy bar area with large log burner, Flag stone flooring and characterful 17th century wood wall panelling. A range of furniture which includes fixed upholstery benches, tables, chairs and bar stools. Bar area seats up to 20 people.

Tiled floor restaurant with inglenook seated area, corner bar servery, fireplace and character beams. Seats up to 35 people.

Games room
With pool table, large TV, including BT Sports and games machines.

Commercial kitchen
A fully equipped commercial kitchen with non-slip flooring. Full extraction, a new six ring gas cooker and oven. Double deep fat fryers, stainless steel work surfaces, 2 commercial microwaves, commercial freezer and fridge, plate warmer/server and new dishwasher.

Beer cellar
Access gained via kitchen door underground cellar.

Ladies and gents cloakrooms

Function room
There is a large function room which used to be the old skittle alley it seats up to 50 and has its own bar. There is potential to convert this into a self-contained holiday let or B & B rooms subject to the necessary planning.

Large gravel car park with spaces for 10-12 cars. There is a log store shed and a large wooden storage and workshop area. The car park leads onto a benched patio area and large secluded beer garden providing “Al Fresco” dinning in the summer months. New stage area for live entertainment and pizza oven.

Owner’s accommodation
Access gained from the inside of the pub into a spacious recently carpeted hallway.

Large lounge

4 Double bedrooms

Recently fitted bathroom suite and shower.

Recently fitted owner’s kitchen and dining area.

General information

The business
The White Hart is an attractive 16th century freehouse, situated on the A3072 between Crediton and Okehampton. The pub benefits from being the only pub in the village.

At present, the pub is quietly trading to suit the current owners, with limited trading hours along with a limited food menu. The owners are currently running the pub as a lifestyle business but this of course could be different under new ownership.
The White Hart benefits from a large car park for up to 12 cars and a large secluded patio and beer garden area, which can seat up to 50.

The pub serves traditional home cooked classic meals, freshly prepared and sourced locally where possible. The White Hart has a strong reputation for its Sunday roasts and their ‘Curry & Quiz’ nights, held every third Thursday of the month. The property has plenty of space and is a popular function venue ideal for weddings, birthdays, christening etc.

P&L trading accounts will be available to bona fide interested parties following a formal viewing arranged by the Sole Selling Agents, Bettesworths.

Rateable value
2017 List: £7,250.

Please note this is not Rates Payable. 100% Small Business Rate Relief will be available to eligible parties. Interested parties are advised to contact the Local Billing Authority, Mid Devon County Council. Council Tax Band A.

All main services except water which is supplied by Bow Waterworks. Bow is one of the only villages remaining with their own water supply. Oil central heating.

Wet and dry stock in trade and bar glassware will be taken by the purchaser at valuation on the day of completion.

To include furnishings and equipment as per an inventory to be supplied, but excluding the owner’s personal effects.

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