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6 letting rooms
Owned for over 30 years
Policies of circa 1 acre
Detached period property
Reference - 43033
Description Hopehill Guest House is an extremely well established business that has been run by the current proprietors for over 30 years. The property has been placed on the market due to the current proprietors impending wish to retire. The business trades throughout the year and benefits from a good mix of tourists and regular business travellers. Additional marketing is carried out through its own informative website It enjoys much repeat custom, particularly due to its excellent location in the heart of the Scottish Borders.
Situation Hawick is a town in the Scottish Borders. The town benefits from being approx an hours drive from Edinburgh with a rail link looking to open next year.
Hopehill sits prominently in its own grounds in the centre of Hawick.
Building Internal Hopehill House is a traditionally built period sandstone property. The building itself has been well maintained by the present vendors. The property is set in its own spacious grounds and offers excellent guest and owners accommodations.
The main entrance is from the front via a large wooden door, this in turn gives access to a large reception hallway. The bedrooms are accessed via a period staircase from the reception hallway. On entering, the guest dining room is located straight in front of you. The dining room is traditionally furnished and decorated, in keeping with the style of the property and serves as the main breakfast room for guests.
Letting Rooms Hopehill benefits from having 6 letting rooms over the first and second floors. On the first floor you will find 3 spacious family rooms, with double and single beds, all of these rooms benefit from having en-suite facilities. One of the letting rooms benefits from having a conservatory sitting room offering views over the well maintained mature gardens.
On the second floor you will find a further three letting rooms, these rooms comprise two twin rooms and one single. The rooms on the second floor share a shower room and WC.
All rooms are well furnished and come with TV and hospitality tray.
Owners Accommodation As expected with a property the size of Hopehill, there are extensive owners quarters. These comprise of a large lounge with real fire, double bedroom and shower room. The owner areas also benefit from a large dining kitchen.
Service Areas Hopehill further benefits from excellent service areas, including a well equipped utility room, large cellar and outbuildings located to the rear.
External The property sits in its own large grounds. Access is from a long driveway off Wilton Crescent. The grounds are well maintained and benefits from a mature garden, laid mostly to grass and mature borders. This would be suitable for 2 or 3 building plots. To the front is a well proportioned parking area laid to stone chippings.
Services The property has mains water, drainage, gas and electricity.
Tenure The property is held on the Scottish equivalent of Freehold.
Accounts Accounts are available on request after a formal viewing has taken place.
Summary The sale of Hopehill Guest House offers a rare opportunity to purchase a high quality, beautifully presented business which is trading well but with potential for expansion.
Price oiro £475,000 are sought for the heritable property, fixtures, fittings and goodwill. Stock in trade will be additional at valuation.
Inventory An inventory will be compiled to detail all items of a personal nature excluded from the sale and items subject to lease; this will be available to all parties wishing to offer.
Viewing Strictly by appointment through the sellers’ sole agents, Bruce & Company. Please remember when viewing that staff and locals may not be aware that the business is on the market and we would be grateful if you do not talk openly about the business while in the area.
Offers All offers, couched in Scottish Legal Terms, should be submitted to the seller’s sole agents Bruce & Company.
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