A unique opportunity to acquire the freehold of a popular village pub, nestled in the heart of the Somerset countryside. With landlord accommodation above, the pub is a perfect opportunity for a complete lifestyle change and a chance to be your own boss.
THE PUB - The bar is open plan with a central fireplace and double sided wood burning stove, the bar has triple aspect windows and feature ceiling beams and offers a comfortable and cosy atmosphere. There is a main bar servery and to the rear is a beer cellar, commercial kitchen and gents and ladies cloakrooms. Directly outside on the left hand side of the building is a bespoke covered smoking area, beyond which is a beer garden and to the front of this is space for owners parking. The pub will be offered comprehensively furnished and equipped, subject to trade inventory.
THE LANDLORD ACCOMODATION - The private quarters located upstairs provides ample living space for a family. In brief, it is make up of three bedrooms, a lounge, bathroom and kitchen. The building is full of character and enjoys many original features such as exposed floorboards, fireplaces and sash windows.
THE BUSINESS - The pub has an excellent reputation, serves food every day, has a 5* Food Hygiene Rating and has a diverse menu. We understand the turnover in a normal trading year is in the region of £170,000 per annum and accounts will be made available to those seriously interested parties who have inspected the property. Our clients have owned the business since 2003 and over the years have undertaken a great deal of work on the property.
LOCATION - The popular Somerset village of Curry Mallet is located some 8 miles East of Taunton, with the Blackdown Hills as the backdrop to the village. This is a character village popular with commuters working in Taunton and in a convenient position with easy access to the M5 motorway. The village offers everything you would need in a bustling and thriving village community including a village hall, church, pre-school and primary school (with outstanding Ofsted Reports), post office and of course The Bell Inn Public House.
DIRECTIONS - From Junction 25 of the M5 motorway, follow the signs to Yeovil on the A358 after the Thornfalcon traffic lights at the top of the hill; take the next left turn off to the A358 sign post to Hatch Beauchamp. Follow this road up to Hatch Beauchamp, turn left at the Hatch Inn and keep left. Follow the road to Curry Mallet until it ends by the village post office, look left and you will see the pub.
RATEABLE VALUE - £9,900 UBR, as of April 2019, 50.4p in the £ Our Rateable Value figure has been obtained from the Business Valuation website at the time of the property detail going to market, however, we would advise all applicants make their own enquiries via the Valuation Office or website regarding this figure. Small Business Rate relief (100%) may apply as the Rateable Value is below £12,000.
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