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Garda View Guest House, Dent

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Tenure: Freehold

Garda View Guest House & Dent Stores is a unique opportunity to buy an up and running business situated on the Main Street in Dent which is a very popular rural Dales village in the Yorkshire Dales National Parks.

Dent is the only village in Dentdale which is mainly a farming community with various other sporting and group activities, clubs and organisations to take part in. The village offers a Church, pubs and a railway station just 4 miles away as well as many scenic walking routes. The nearby market town of Sedbergh is just 5 miles away which has a wide range of shops, pubs, medical and sporting facilities. There are excellent primary and secondary schools and the renowned public school.

The current vendors have owned the business for 27 years and are now looking to retire.The property is currently being used by them as a Bed & Breakfast with a separate shop which provides fresh and frozen products as well as everyday amenities. The owners live on site but have their own accommodation and also have a separate detached building used as an office space which is located at the back of the property. On the ground floor is the shop with a store room to the side which was once used a s a small tea room but is now hired by the post office two mornings a week, this has a separate WC or customers toilet. There is also the kitchen, a large downstairs lounge and a the guest lounge/breakfast room which has its own entrance. On the first floor there are four letting bedrooms, one of which is en-suite, and a house bathroom that are accessed by a shared staircase. On the other side of the property is the owners accommodation providing 3 bedrooms, a large lounge and shower room. The property has a large cellar space and coal store as well as off road gated parking for multiple vehicles. The detached building has been split into two rooms and could be used as an office or workshop.

The property benefits from double glazing and has night storage heaters as well as an open fire which heats two radiators.

Garda View offers a rare opportunity to have a home and multiple businesses all under one roof surrounded by beautiful views.


Entrance from garden. Fitted carpet. Front door.

18' 5" x 16' (5.61m x 4.88m) Light, pleasant room. Fitted carpet. Exposed beams. Down lights. Television point. Electric panel heater. Dual aspect windows.

15' 11" x 13' 6" (4.85m x 4.11m) Access through the side door from the patio garden. Fitted carpet. Exposed ceiling beam. Open fire set in stone fireplace. Television & telephone point. Under stairs cupboard. Radiator (heated by back boiler). Steps in to kitchen. 4 Windows on 2 aspects.

16' 1" x 10' 6" (4.9m x 3.2m) Vinyl flooring. Good range of modern sage coloured wall and base units with stainless steel sink. Breakfast bar. Dual energy cooker with extractor hood. Radiator (heated by back boiler). Plumbing for a dishwasher and washing machine. Integrated fridge/ freezer. Stable door to rear. 2 Windows with views.

19' 4" x 17' (5.89m x 5.18m) Max. Vinyl flooring. Serving counter with shelving and till. Alcoves housing three fridges. 2 Freezers and ice cream freezer. Scales & slicer. Take out coffee machine. Oven. 2 widows to front, front door.

11' 11" x 6' 4" (3.63m x 1.93m) Used as post office 2 mornings each week. Wood flooring. Wood panel ceiling. Window to the front with window seat. Previously used as a tearoom.

Vinyl flooring. Wood panel ceiling. WC. Wash basin. Extractor fan. Loft hatch leading into private quarters. Side door.


Steps up from main staircase.

Tiled flooring. Part tiled walls. Modern white suite comprising bath with overhead shower and glass shower screen. WC. Wash basin set in unit. Heated towel rail. Window to the rear with views over open fields.

11' 2" x 10' 1" (3.4m x 3.07m) Max. Double, ensuite bedroom. Fitted carpet. Television and telephone point. Wash hand basin. Shaver point. Window to the side.

Fitted carpet. Tiled walls. WC. Shower cubicle.

10' 10" x 9' 5" (3.3m x 2.87m) Twin or double bedroom. Fitted carpet. Television point. Wash basin. Window to side (use of main bathroom).

Fitted carpet. Airing cupboard. Night storage heater, Loft access. Storage/ shelving.

10' 11" x 9' 5" (3.33m x 2.87m) Max. Double bedroom. Fitted carpet. Wash basin. Shaver point. Television point. Window to the side. Use of main bathroom.

10' 8" x 7' 11" (3.25m x 2.41m) Max. Single bedroom. Fitted carpet. Television point. Wash basin. Window to the front.


14' 9" x 12' 4" (4.5m x 3.76m) Fitted carpet. Night storage heater. Television & telephone point. Alcove. Loft access. Window to the front.

12' 11" x 11' 11" (3.94m x 3.63m) Fitted carpet. Night storage heater. Telephone point. 2 Windows to the front over looking Church.

Fitted carpet. Storage cupboards. Velux with a view.

11' 10" x 7' 3" (3.61m x 2.21m) Fitted carpet. Night storage heater. Built in wardrobe. Loft hatch. Window to the front.

20' 7" x 7' 1" (6.27m x 2.16m) Fitted carpet. Exposed beams. 2 Wall lights. Night storage heater. Television & telephone point. Window to the front with a view of the Church

Wooden flooring. WC. Shower cubicle. Wash basin. Wall heater. Extractor fan. Storage.


Parking for three cars. Rights of way for neighbouring properties.

11' 7" x 9' 7" (3.53m x 2.92m) Laminate flooring. Wood panel ceiling. Storage. Shelving. Night storage heater. Windows on two aspects with views to the back.

9' 8" x 6' 7" (2.95m x 2.01m) Good storage space. Vinyl flooring. Shelving.

Flag stone flooring. Understairs cupboard. Window to the rear. Power points for freezers and tumbler dryers. Coal & log store.

Patio area.

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