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The Windmill Hotel, Market Place, Alford, Lincolnshire, LN13 9EB


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Christie & Co, Nottingham

Hotel for sale

Key features

  • Grade II Listed town centre hotel
  • 11 en suite letting bedrooms, dining room
  • Refurbished bar and restaurant trading areas
  • Two bedroom owner's accommodation
  • Potential for additional letting rooms
  • Car parking, seating terrace. EPC Exempt
  • Christie & Co Ref: 5740659

Property description


The Windmill Hotel is a 16th Century Grade II Listed property, which occupies a prominent position on the Market Place in the centre of Alford, Lincolnshire.

The part two storey, part three storey property is of traditional brick construction with rendering to the front elevation. The vendor recently acquired the adjacent property, a former bank, which has increased the size of the public trading areas and created private accommodation.

The premises are currently vacant and are available by way of a new free of tie lease on terms to be agreed.


The Windmill Hotel is located on the Market Place in the Lincolnshire market town of Alford.

Alford is situated approximately 34 miles east of Lincoln, 13 miles south-east of Louth and 13 miles north-west of Skegness.

Internal Details

? Reception
? Lounge bar/restaurant ? with bar servery, loose tables and chairs, fixed perimeter seating
? Dining room (35)
? Commercial Kitchen ? partially equipped
? Store and washroom
? Customer toilets
? Beer cellar ? situated at lower ground floor level

Fixtures & Fittings

Any existing trade fixtures and fittings will form part of the lease agreement.


The premises are available by way of a new free of tie lease on terms to be agreed. The asking rent is £45,000 plus VAT per annum.

Letting Accommodation

There are 11 en-suite letting bedrooms situated at first and second floor levels. Four of the rooms have been recently refurbished.

There is the potential to create additional bedrooms in the newly acquired adjacent property.

External Details

There is car parking to the rear of the premises for approximately 20 vehicles, along with a paved terrace with bench seating.

Owner's Accommodation

Situated at first floor level is newly created two-bedroom owner?s accommodation with kitchen/diner and a bathroom. Additionally, there are a further two bedrooms and a bathroom which could be suitable for staff accommodation or additional letting rooms.

The Opportunity

The Windmill Hotel is a characterful, Grade II Listed property which dates back to the 16th Century and is steeped in local history. Thomas Paine, who is known for his involvement in the American Revolution, was Excise Officer at the hotel from 1764-1766.

Experienced new operators will have the opportunity re-establish the business in premises that have been partially refurbished and extended following the acquisition of the adjacent property.

Business Rates

Confirmation of business rates payable should be obtained from the local authority.


Premises licence.

Energy Performance Certificates



The Windmill Hotel, Market Place, Alford, Lincolnshire, LN13 9EB


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Thorpe Culvert Station9.6 miles

About Christie & Co, Nottingham

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