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Trust Inns acquire latest site in Hampshire through Christie & Co

Specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co is delighted to announce the Fox Inn, a picturesque country pub and restaurant in Hampshire, has been sold to Trust Inns.

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Located in the village of North Waltham, the traditional inn provides a charming atmosphere for up to 55 customers to enjoy the excellent food and drink menus on offer, as well as wine pairing meals. The historic building is much cherished by the local community, recently being listed as an Asset of Community Value.

The pub has been owned and run by Rob and Izzie MacKenzie for over 20 years and came to the market as they are looking to retire.

A spokesperson for Trust Inns, comments on the sale, “Trust Inns are delighted with the acquisition of the Fox Inn, which fits neatly within our diversely located and segmented portfolio across the UK. As an independently owned company we will continue to buy quality inns and pubs, and we’d like to say thank you to Richard and Christie & Co for their help in the successful purchase of the Fox.

We wish Robb and Izzie a long and enjoyable retirement from the Fox and will continue to nurture their legacy for a successful future for the site.”

Richard Wood, Regional Director at Christie & Co who handled the sale, comments, “I am delighted to have sold the Fox Inn on behalf of Rob and Izzie to Trust Inns, who are going to tenant the property. Rob and Izzie have put their heart and soul into the business over the last 20 years and they deserve a well-earnt retirement! 

 This sale demonstrates the continued demand we are experiencing for pubs with the potential to be tenanted throughout the South of England.”


For further information on this press release, contact:     

Bronte Hughes, Corporate Communications Manager
P: 020 7227 0794 or E:

Contact the agent:

Richard Wood, Regional Director – Pubs & Restaurants South
M: +44 7778 880 583 or E:

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