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Letting Room Guest House In Ambleside For Sale

Ambleside, Cumbria
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1 bedroom owners' accommodation
Advised annual turnover of £56,000
Situated in the village Ambleside
Scope for further development
Genuine reason for sale
Recently refurbished
6 letting rooms

This fantastic guest house is located just a short stroll from Lake Windermere on Lake Road at the edge of the affluent and highly desirable village of Ambleside. Ambleside is one of the most popular villages for tourists in the Lake District National Park due to it's location at the Northern point of Lake Windermere. It boasts many attractions such as shopping outlets, eateries, leisure facilities, water sports and activities and is well placed for access to the tremendous array of pursuits afforded by the Lake Districts' beautiful countryside. Access to the business is via the M6 and then the A590 and A591 to Windermere and on to Lake Road, Ambleside where the business can be found opposite Hayes Garden World.

Business History
Meridian Business Sales are delighted to offer for sale this superb guest house which has been established for over 30 years and has been in the careful hands of our client since 2002. Our client is reluctantly offering the business to the market due to unforeseen circumstances. Since our client took ownership of the business she has invested time and money in the business and premises to the point where it is in full walk in condition. Currently she has run the business at a pace that suits her lifestyle, meaning that there is massive scope for a new hands on owner operator to further develop the business. Our client informs us that annual turnover currently runs at £56,000 which is derived from offering welcoming and well presented guest rooms along with complimentary breakfasts to all who wish to visit. The guest house is extremely popular due to its' location in the business district and its forward bookings run well into 2014. This business would ideally suit a husband and wife or partnership and could afford a good standard of living. This is a superb opportunity to purchase an established business, which is a great base to build upon and as such early viewing is as this superb business is not to be missed.

Opening Hours
Trades 11 months of the year

Well presented 4 storey property, briefly comprising:

Secure entrance leading to:

Reception/welcoming area

Dining room with ample dining tables & chairs for approximately 14 covers

Owners' Accommodation
Fully fitted kitchen
Utility room

Owners Accommodation
1 double en-suite
Store rooms

Guest room - Single bedroom
Guest room - Double room with en-suite
Guest room - Family with en-suite

Guest room - Single bedroom
Guest room - Double room with en-suite
Guest room - Family with en-suite

Rear yard
Patio to the side
Boiler room
Stone shed
Wooden shed
Parking facilities

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