Offers in the region of £2,450,000

45 East StreetCorfe Castle, Wareham, BH20 5EE

    Key features

    • 2 AA Rosette restaurant with 60 covers
    • Grade II* Listed Building with fine period features
    • Turnover Year Ending October 2017 in excess of £960,000
    • EBITDA Year Ending October 2017 in excess of £240,000

    A unique opportunity to acquire a historic hotel in the heart of Corfe Castle.

    About this property

    • On the ground floor of the hotel is the Oak Room. Decorated with fine wood panelling dating from the 1670’s, the room provides a cosy guest lounge with an open fire. The two AA Rosette restaurant has 60 covers and adjoins the bar area with seating for 20. The Castle Room can be used as additional capacity for the restaurant or alternatively as a small function room/private dining room capable of accommodating 22 guests. Currently there is a three bedroom staff accommodation block adjacent to the main building. There is potential to convert this into further letting bedrooms, subject to obtaining necessary consent. Accessible from the hotel and reception is a paved terrace with water feature which is suitable for al-fresco dining. There is on site parking for around 30 cars with disabled access to the main building. There is storage space and a workshop. In total the site extends to circa 0.76 acres.

    Local information

    • Mortons House Hotel is located on East Street in the centre of Corfe Castle. The hotel enjoys views of Corfe Castle and the surrounding countryside and is well located for all of the Isle of Purbeck’s attractions.
    • The A351 runs directly past the entrance to the hotel, providing excellent connectivity as it is the main road from Wareham in the North and Swanage in the South. There is a direct train service from London Waterloo to Wareham (6.1 miles away), with bus routes onward to Corfe Castle. Poole Harbour is around 14.3 miles away from the hotel with ferry services to Jersey and France. Bournemouth International Airport is around 22.9 miles away. The Corfe Castle train station is on the Wareham to Swanage steam train line.
    • The seaside resort of Swanage (5.1 miles away) is a popular destination with its beach, pier and range of activities. The Hotel is located 5.8 miles from the sandy Studland beaches and the chain ferry to Sandbanks.