9 bedroom pub for sale



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Tenure: Leasehold



Prominent position within 2.5 miles of the UNESCO Stonehenge Site and popular with visitors to the area.

Modern and well presented Lounge Bar/Dining Area (circa 40) with carpeted floors and bar servery.

Spacious 60 seater Restaurant offering wood floors, bar servery, open fireplace and carvery area.

7 En-Suite Letting Bedrooms with high occupancy.

Large Rear Patio Terrace (circa 50) with Children's Play Area along with Front Patio for 40 customers.

1/2 Bedroom Owners Accommodation.

Large Car Park and Commercial Kitchen.

Advised turnover circa £667,200 (incl. VAT) for year ending 12/17 with a trade split of 34% accommodation, 33% food & 33% wet.

Enterprise Inns' partial tie lease agreement.



This very popular Inn with Letting Bedrooms is set just off the A345 road, close to the village of Durrington.
Durrington is a village and civil parish in Wiltshire. The village lies about 2 miles north of Amesbury, 10 miles north of the City of Salisbury and only 2.5 miles northeast from the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Stonehenge. It sits on the eastern part of Salisbury Plain.
This large village has a population of approximately 5,000 residents and is served by a couple of shops and schools covering all levels of compulsory education along with a swimming pool and fitness centre.
The business thrives off the ever popular Stonehenge Site bringing thousands of visitors to the area on a daily basis.


This Inn with Letting Bedrooms is of brick construction, under a pitched, tiled roof, occupying a prominent corner position just off the A345 road in Durrington.

The Lounge Bar/Dining Area (circa 40) is a modern room that has been refurbished to a high standard and benefits from carpeted flooring, bar servery area, feature fireplace and quality furnishings.

The Restaurant (circa 60) is a spacious area that hosts many coach parties and offers solid wood floors, booth seating, bar servery area, open fireplace, exposed brick walls and a large carvery servery area.

Ladies and Gents W.C.'s.

There is a Commercial Catering Kitchen with stainless steel appliances (not tested) and work surfaces along with a Walk In Fridge (in a separate annex) and separate washing up area.

The Ground Floor Cellar offers a python and cooler system.


Located on the 1st Floor are 7 En-Suite Letting Bedrooms offering 2 Family Rooms, 2 Quad Rooms, 2 Singles and a Double. These rooms are offered in good condition and provide an occupancy level between 80-90% at rates ranging between £65 - £125 per room per night.


The owner's accommodation is situated on the 1st Floor and offers flexibility depending on the new operator's requirements. There are 2 large rooms, bathroom and office.


Located at the rear of the building is an enclosed Patio Terrace Area with Children's Play Area and seating for approx. 50 customers along with a further Patio Area at the front for 40 customers.
There is a Large Car Park ideal for accommodating coaches as well as cars.

We are advised that the business trades with the benefit of the Premises Licence (not seen) which permits the sale of alcohol during the hours of:

Mon - Wed 7am - Midnight
Thurs - Sat 7am - 2am
Sun 7am - Midnight

Current opening hours are:

Mon - Thurs 7am - 11pm
Fri 7am - Midnight
Sat 8am - Midnight
Sun 8am - 10.30pm

NB. Important. Prospective purchasers wishing to continue to operate the public house should ensure that they gain the APLH Qualification in readiness for their intended operation of the Public House.


The business is offered for sale as a lease assignment with approximately 6 years remaining of the EI Group full repairing and insuring, renewable agreement. We are advised that the inn is free of tie for wines, spirits and soft drinks. We are informed that the rent is currently £43,000 per annum. We are advised that at the end of the term, the Lease (not seen by Guy Simmonds) should be renewable with no further premium - subject to the provision of the Landlord & Tenant Act 1954. We are advised that the inn benefits from all mains services (no services seen or tested) and is heated by oil central heating. Business rates payable are advised as currently being circa £7,000 per annum.


The current owners purchased the business 4 years ago and have built a solid and thriving business that continues to grow. Due to other business commitments, our vendors are offering this successful business to market and this is a fantastic opportunity for new owner operators to reap the rewards of being so close to Stonehenge.

Our vendors are also selling another busy business in the area and would consider a joint disposal.

Advised turnover for year ending 12/17 is circa £667,200 (inc VAT) with a trade split of 34% accommodation, 33% food and 33% wet.
Accounting information will be made available to interested parties after viewing.

This business was viewed by Marc Blackford who would be delighted to discuss further details and can be contacted on 07812 753014.

Viewing appointments must be made by contacting Guy Simmonds.

Details Prepared: June 2018

VIEWING: All appointments must be made through Guy Simmonds. Please note that these Sales Particulars are issued on the strict basis that all negotiations, viewings and contacts in connection with this business are conducted through Guy Simmonds who are appointed by the vendor to act under a Sole Selling Rights agreement with total confidentiality. Any breach of these terms may make you liable in law to litigation and damages. Under no circumstances must you approach the owner direct without a formal appointment or disclose to other customers and staff that the Premises are for sale.

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Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Nearest station

  • Grateley (7.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Guy Simmonds Business Transfers Limited , National Licensed Property

Coppice Farm, Ashby Road Melbourne, DE73 8BJ

01332 448136 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Grateley (7.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Guy Simmonds Business Transfers Limited , National Licensed Property

Coppice Farm, Ashby Road Melbourne, DE73 8BJ

01332 448136 Local call rate

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