Nearly half pubs sold in North West remain as boozers

Drovers Rest

MORE than half the pubs sold by leisure property specialists Fleurets in the North West last year were changed into alternative usage. But nearly half were purchased by other pub operators, many of which are small, privately-owned companies and the growing numbers of micro and craft breweries. Of all the pubs sold in 2013 by Fleurets in the North West More...

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Oakfold House
By Our Reporter On Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

Guest house sale ‘indicative of strengthening market’

AN improving market for guest houses and small hotels throughout the Lake District has led to Oakfold House being acquired for a sum close to the asking price of £795,000. The eight-bedroom property in Bowness-on-Windermere More...

Jack Spratt
By Our Reporter On Friday, March 28th, 2014

Jack Spratt sold to become The Splendid Sausage Company

MANCHESTER city centre restaurant and cafe Jack Spratt has been sold off an asking price of £125,000 by property agents Harvey Silver Hodgkinson. Situated on John Dalton Street, it is surrounded by bar, clubs, More...

Burnside Hotel
By Our Reporter On Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Burnside Hotel being marketed for £2.5m by receivers

THE Best Western Burnside Hotel and adjoining country club are being sold for £2.5m by the joint administrators of operating company Riverside Hotels Ltd. The 57-bedroom  hotel covers around 2.4 acres with landscaped More...

Crowne Plaza Chester
By Our Reporter On Saturday, February 15th, 2014

Chester’s Crowne Plaza in QMH UK hotels offload

THE four-star Crowne Plaza in Chester’s is one of 11 hotels across the UK operated by QMH UK being offered for sale. The portfolio  consists of about 2,000 bedrooms within three Crowne Plaza hotels, seven More...

Keswick Park Hotel
By Our Reporter On Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

Chinese investor moves to buy Lakes hotel for nearly £1m

THE landmark Keswick Park Hotel has been acquired by a Chinese investor from an asking price of £995,000 in a deal being seen as indicative of interest in properties outside London from overseas buyers. Tong Zheng More...

Little Chef Adlington
By Our Reporter On Monday, February 3rd, 2014

Double Tree take over former Little Chef site in Cheshire

A FORMER Little Chef in Adlington, near Macclesfield, Cheshire has been sold by specialist property adviser Christie + Co and let to Double Tree Indian Restaurants as part of its portfolio expansion in the region. The More...

Sparth Country House Hotel
By Our Reporter On Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

Sparth Country House Hotel sold off £850k asking price

THE freehold interest of Sparth Country House Hotel has been sold by specialist adviser Christie + Co for an undisclosed sum off a guide asking price of £850,000. This substantial and attractive Grade II Listed More...

By Our Reporter On Tuesday, December 10th, 2013

The historic Crewe Arms fetches nearly £1m

THE landmark Crewe Arms Hotel in Crewe – one of a few remaining buildings from the 19 th century ‘new town’ and which once hosted Queen Victoria – has been sold for a sum close to the asking price of £1m. The More...

By Our Reporter On Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013

New owners for the Muse restaurant in Uppermill

MUSE restaurant and wine bar in Uppermill, Saddleworth, has been sold for the full asking price of £69,950. The purchasers plan to operate the popular venue as it is for the time being, with possible changes More...

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