Description The Queensberry Hotel is an extremely well run business that has been owned and run by the current proprietors since 2007. The property has been placed on the market due to the current proprietor’s other business interests. The business trades throughout the year and its quality is reflected in the number of awards it currently holds such as achieving 4.5 out 5 on . Additional marketing is carried out through its own informative website www.queensberry . The hotel trades throughout the year from a god mix of tourists, contractors and local customers.
Situation Annan is a town and former royal burgh in Dumfries and Galloway, south-west Scotland. Historically part of Dumfriesshire, its public buildings include Annan Academy, of which the writer Thomas Carlyle was a pupil.
The Queensberry Hotel occupies a commanding position on the High Street of the town.
Building Internal The Queensberry Hotel is an impressive period building over three floors, that has been well maintained and is presented in true walk in condition. The main entrance is from the front which in turn leads into a well-appointed reception area. The reception desk is located to the right on entering. This gives access to all areas both private and public. Public Areas
On entering the hotel you are immediately welcomed by a spacious reception.
To the right of the reception you will find the lounge restaurant. The restaurant is well presented and tastefully decorated, furnished with upholstered chairs and wooden tables. The Restaurant has two defined areas, offering excellent dining for smaller private functions. The restaurant can accommodate 80 guests.
To the left of reception, you will find the public bar. This space is again well appointed and furnished with soft seating and wooden tables and chairs. The bar benefits from carpet flooring and is well presented and decorated with traditional décor in keeping with the property. The bar features a juke box, several TVs and has seating for 26 + guests.
In addition to the public bar, there is a second lounge seating area to the rear of the reception hallway. This area is well presented with wooden booth style seating and can accommodate 18 persons. There is also a seating area to the front of the reception, furnished with wooden tables and chairs, seating 20 persons.
Located on the first floor you will find the function suite at the Queensberry Hotel. The function suite can accommodate 60 persons, and further benefits from its own bar and toilets. The function suite also benefits from having its own entrance and fully equipped kitchen. Adjacent to the main seating area, there is a lounge seating area/ reception on entry. The function suite is presented in good order, offering excellent facilities for all function types.
Ladies and Gents Facilities are well located off the Public areas.
Building External The front of the property sits straight to street. To the rear of the property, there is a large car park, which can accommodate 24 cars. The car park is laid to tarmac, and gives public access the reception from a rear entrance.
Summary The sale of The Queensberry Hotel offers a rare opportunity to purchase a high quality, beautifully presented property which is trading well but with potential for expansion of the business.
Services We are advised the property has all mains services.
Tenure The property is held on the Scottish equivalent of Freehold.
Licence The business trades with the benefit of a full Hotel Licence, and conforms to all fire regulations.
Price oiro £40,000 are sought for the leasehold, fixtures, fittings and goodwill. Stock in trade will be additional at valuation. Annual rental of £26,000
Inventory An inventory will be compiled to detail all items of a personal nature excluded from the sale and items subject to lease; this will be available to all parties wishing to offer.
Viewing Strictly by appointment through the sellers’ sole agents, Bruce & Company. Please remember when viewing that staff and locals may not be aware that the business is on the market and we would be grateful if you do not talk openly about the business while in the area.
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