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Georgian House Hotel, 8-11 Church Street, Whitehaven, CA28 7AY


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Christie & Co, Manchester
Hotel for sale

Key features

  • High end boutique hotel & restaurant
  • Grade II listed building
  • Eight luxuriously appointed en suite bedrooms
  • One bed owner's accommodation
  • Net T/O Y/E 31 March 2019: £415,405
  • Town centre location. Energy Rating C
  • Christie & Co Ref: 5646665

Property description

Tenure: Freehold


A truly fabulous property with history and character, The Georgian House Hotel is a Grade II listed building that has been lovingly brought up to date, without sacrificing any of the charm and atmosphere

The business provides exceptional accommodation, the finest cuisine, and a genuinely warm welcome, and the eight en-suite bedrooms are spacious, comfortable and equipped with a host of amenities.

In addition, the modern, contemporary lounge bar and a stylish restaurant offer the perfect setting in which to enjoy the service and quality that the business is well known for.


The property is conveniently located within the popular, Georgian town of Whitehaven on the west coast of Cumbria. It is positioned conveniently within the historic town centre, amongst a mix of residential houses and commercial businesses, and within close proximity to the picturesque harbour.

The business attracts both guests from the immediate locality as well as from across the UK and overseas, who visit to experience the numerous attractions, extensive outdoor pursuits, and outstanding natural beauty for which the surrounding areas are renowned.

Internal Details

Entrance hall, elegantly appointed restaurant (40 covers), upholstered chairs to timber topped tables.

First floor:
Bar lounge with modern bar servery with seating for approximately 15 people on sofas and window seats.

Ancillary areas:
Trade kitchen with adjacent food preparation area and store, ladies & gents toilets. A substantial area currently used for storage is situated to the basement level, and could potentially be used as a further bar or restaurant area.

Fixtures & Fittings

All fixtures and fittings are to be included within the sale however, any items that are owned by a third party or personal to our clients will be exempt.

Letting Accommodation

Eight individually styled and superbly appointed en suite bedrooms located over the first and second floors, currently all configured as double bedrooms.

All rooms benefit from flat screen TV, hospitality trays, hairdryers, iron & ironing board, and radio alarm clocks. WiFi is available throughout the property.

External Details

Parking can be found to the rear of the property.

Owner's Accommodation

Well appointed one bedroom owner's accommodation situated on the top floor comprising; lounge, kitchen and bathroom.

The Opportunity

The Georgian House Hotel has been owned and operated by our clients for the last 17 years. During their ownership our clients have extensively renovated and refurbished the property, without compromise to the original features of this Grade II listed building.

The business is well regarded as a high end boutique small hotel together with a first class restaurant operation, benefitting from high levels of repeat custom from both leisure guests and commercial trade.

The current owners are looking to upscale a larger operation presenting a fantastic opportunity for a new owner to build upon an already highly successful business.

For details on trading style and offers please see the business' dedicated website.


The business is currently run by the owner operators together with three full time and a pool of eight part time staff.

Trading Information

Accounts for year end 31 March 2019 show a net turnover of £415,405 with a healthy adjusted net profit.

Further trading information will be provided to seriously interested parties post confirmation of a viewing appointment.

Business Rates

The Rateable Value is £23,500 with effect from April 2017. Confirmation of actual business rates payable should be obtained from the local authority.


Premises licence.

Energy Performance Certificates



Georgian House Hotel, 8-11 Church Street, Whitehaven, CA28 7AY


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Whitehaven Station0.4 miles
  • Corkickle Station0.5 miles
  • Parton Station1.6 miles

About Christie & Co, Manchester

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