3/22/2023 | Pubs

Opportunity to purchase established country pub near Scottish borders

Specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co is delighted to bring to market, the Horse and Hound Country Inn, a pub with letting rooms in the town of Bonchester Bridge, Scottish Borders.


Built in 1701, the Horse & Hound Country Inn is a traditional stone built property, nestled in the picturesque village of Bonchester Bridge. Situated close to the border with England, the hotel is popular with tourists visiting the area’s attractions such as Bonchester Bridge Caravan Park and the many biking and walking trails.

The hotel features nine en-suite bedrooms, which have each individually been decorated to a very high standard in the last few years, and there is also a one-bedroom owners acomodation. The hotel’s ground floor includes large 60 seat restaurant and a further 40 seat bar and snug area which is host to a variety of music events and quizzes each month. Customers can also enjoy their food and drinks in the outdoor beer garden.

The current owners, Dawn and David have run the hotel for four years, and have significantly invested in the business in this time. They comment, “We are now selling due to achieving our goal of renovating, reopening, and building a thriving business.”

This is a very rare opportunity to continue the leasehold of this exemplary country inn that has received recent refurbishments and investment.

Simon Watson, Business Agent at Christie & Co, who is handling the sale, comments, “We are delighted to offer the opportunity for the leasehold of this historic Country Inn.  This is the perfect business opportunity for anyone wanting to relocate to the country.”

The Horse & Hound Country Inn is on the market at leasehold asking price of £100,000 and annual rent of £27,000.

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:

Simon Watson, Business Agent - Hospitality Scotland
M: 07754 559 534 or E: simon.watson@christie.com         

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