5/21/2021 | Pubs

Closed village pub in Wisborough Green secures new owners to bring it back to life through Christie & Co

Specialist business property advisor, Christie & Co has completed on the sale of The Three Crowns, a closed traditional country pub in the village of Wisborough Green, on the edge of the South Downs National Park Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) in West Sussex.

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The pub has been purchased by childhood friends, Nick Pigott and Rupert Burstow, Nick runs a successful property business and Rupert owns and remotely operates a hotel on the Isle of White. The pair have always dreamt of running a pub together and they plan to undertake a full refurbishment before reopening in June, when social distancing restrictions are lifted and bring the pub back to its former glory.

They comment, “We are delighted to have a purchased the pub and look forward to welcoming customers following a full refurbishment. We plan to retain the pubs charm and character, whilst giving it a fresh look and feel” 

Richard Wood, Associate Director in Christie & Co’s Hospitality team handled the sale and comments, “I am delighted to have facilitated the sale of the Three Crowns and I am excited to see the pub reopen. I have no doubt that the new owners, given their passion for the industry and wealth of business experience, will make the pub a real success for many years to come.”

 The Three Crowns was sold off a guide price of £625,000.
 
 
 
For further information on this press release, contact:
Bronte Hughes, Corporate Communications Executive
P: 020 7227 0794 or E: bronte.hughes@christie.com
 
Contact the agent:
Richard Wood, Associate Director – Hospitality 
P: +44 (0) 7778 880 583 or E: richard.wood@christie.com