6/14/2019 | Hotels

Sutherland House Hotel seeks new owner through Christie & Co

Specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co has brought to the market Sutherland House Hotel, a five star guesthouse ideally situated within a mile of the seafront in Deal, Kent.

Sutherland Guest House comprises a guest lounge, dining room, kitchen and one double letting bedroom on the ground floor, as well as a further four letting bedrooms located on the first floor. Owner’s accommodation is provided on the ground floor and includes a sitting room and double bedroom. Externally, there is a decked patio area and beautiful gardens to the rear of the property, plus the added benefit of parking for the owner and guests.

Well connected via railway links, the popular seaside town is ideally situated equidistant between Dover and Ramsgate, attracting visitors to its quaint streets and tourist attractions, including Deal Castle, commissioned by King Henry VIII, and Middle Street, which became Kent’s first Conservation Area in 1968. 

Current owner, Mr Gerald Hindman has owned and operated the hotel for 29 years and has now decided to sell in order to retire.

Andrew Moore, Director at Christie & Co is handling the sale and comments, “Mr Hindman has established a strong and well respected business over the span of nearly three decades, with much repeat business. Now wishing to retire, the opportunity is presented for a new incoming owner to acquire a well established business with a strong customer base and continue to build on Mr Hindman’s success and take the business to a new level.”

Sutherland House Hotel is available on either a freehold or leasehold basis.Christie & Co is seeking an asking price of £739,950 for the freehold interest and £69,950 for the leasehold interest, with an annual rent of £25,000.