Lawrence Wright. Specialist Hotel Agent. 01747 228941
Very Long Leasehold
Sea Front Guest House
A Maiden Rest
117 The Esplanade
12 En Suite Letting Bedrooms;
Top Floor s/c 2 bed flat (let and producing £700 pcm)
Ground Floor Dining Room with sea views; Breakfast Kitchen;
Substantial Living Accommodation incl. Lounge; 2/3 Bedrooms; Enormous Kitchen/Laundry/Snooker Room?
Rear Secure Yard for M/Cycles, Cycles etc
Informed t/o Approx. £120,000 incl. vat
125 Year Lease @ £5 p.a. FIXED
all for only £595,000
Situation and Description: Located a few metres from Weymouth Beach across the road and close to the town centre. The property dates back to the Georgian period, is Grade II Listed and has the benefit of gas fired central heating. In the present ownership the property has undergone considerable improvement including a new boiler and water tanks, and the decoration moved to an annual rolling scheme of maintenance. The breakfast kitchen is conveniently located close to the dining room which is on the ground floor and has sea views. Also, a number of the letting rooms have sea views. The living accommodation is large and includes both a shower room and a huge bathroom which could be converted into a 3rd ensuite private bedroom, if required.
Weymouth was established by George III as a fashionable resort and since the 18th Century the area has been renowned as a holiday centre. Weymouth provides the more classic seaside leisure and tourist related facilities, whilst visitors can visit nearby Portland for informal, specialist diving and sailing pursuits – the new seven million pound National Sailing Academy is going strong and was the venue for the 2012 Sailing Olympics. Inland, the attractions of Dorset including ‘ Hardy Country ‘ bring people back to this region year after year. Weymouth attracts in excess of 2.5 million tourists each year and Weymouth and Portland Council promote many festivals throughout the year including the International Kite Festival, The International Military and Veterans Festival and dozens of other events centred around the Harbour, Beach and Pavilion.
Entrance Vestibule with cctv fitted.
Dining Room – spacious room with ample space for 23 covers. Sea view, breakfast bar servery.
Serving hatch to breakfast kitchen.
Breakfast Kitchen – fully fitted to include , 4 ring cooker, toaster, griddle, sink etc.
Letting Bedrooms – all en suite, 4 with direct sea views.
On the ground, first, second and third floors are:
5 Double Rooms
2 Twin Rooms
2 Single Rooms
3 Family Rooms
Lower Ground Floor
Very Large Kitchen and Laundry Room
Shower Room with, shower, wash basim and w.c
Large Bathroom with bath, wash basin and w.c. – could be 3rd en suite bedroom.
Top Floor –
Self Contained Flat currently let on an assured shorthold tenancy with a current rent of £700 pcm.
Bathroom with bath and shower over, wash basin and w.c.
Courtyard with door to rear road. 2 Stores. The courtyard is useful to store guest’s motor cycles.
A bed and breakfast guest house which has been in the present hands for around seven years, run by a husband and wife team and is now for sale due to a desire to have a change of business style on the continent. The business holds a certificate of excellence from Tripadvisor with 81% of reports good or excellent.
The agents are informd that the turnover is approximately £120,000 p.a. incl. Vat and accounts will be available to applicants following a viewing.
A well regarded business with further potential within easy reach of the town and held on a rare long lease @ £5 per annum fixed for over 80 years.
Viewing: Strictly by appointment with the sole selling agents, Lawrence Wright 01747 228941
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