Lot 20 - The White Horse Hotel, Newmarket Road, Risby, Bury St Edmund..

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• Detached 3 storey Hotel & Restaurant
• Restaurant, Servery, Public & Lounge bars together with large beer garden
• Large car parking area
• For sale as a going concern - current turnover circa. £150,000 per annum
• Potential for further business expansion

The White Horse Hotel is an attractive Grade II listed former Coaching Inn situated approximately 2 miles from junction 41 of the A14. The building has been extended and refurbished with the single storey public bar dating back to the 17th Century.

The hotel extends over 3 floors providing 8 en-suite bedrooms together with a mini-gym for use by residents. The internal accommodation comprises;
Ground floor - Lounge Bar/Reception, Public Bar areas, Servery Area, 30 cover Restaurant, Kitchen area, Beer Cellar, Games Room, male & female WC’s and Gym.
First Floor - Two double Bedrooms and one single Bedroom all with Ensuite shower area; Managers Flat comprising double Bedroom with Ensuite and Kitchen/Lounge area.
Second Floor - Three double Bedrooms and one twin Bedroom all with Ensuite shower area Outside there is off street parking to the front and a private car park to the side. To the rear there is a large Beer Garden with a patio and B-B-Q area.

We consider that the property may lend itself to extension subject to the necessary planning consents. Interested parties should make their own enquiries of St Edmundsbury Borough Council on 01284 763233 

We understand that the current owners have been trading at the premises for approximately five years with a large proportion of the trade coming from the guest rooms and supported by income from the food and wet sales. The business has a current turnover in the region of £150,000. (Copies of account information is available on request from the auctioneers.)

The White Horse is conveniently situated just off junction 41 of the A14 at Risby. Risby is a small Suffolk village located approximately 4 miles west of Bury St Edmunds and benefits from a Parish Church, Church Hall and Village School. More extensive educational, shopping and recreational facilities can be found in Bury St Edmunds or Newmarket (approximately 8 miles east)


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