Stourton Caundle

Sturminster Newton, DT10 2JW

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A thriving village pub with living accommodation, skittle alley/bunkhouse and planning permission for two holiday units.

The Trooper Inn is a freehold ?Freehouse? public house situated in this popular and prosperous North Dorset village. Dating from the 17th century the property is Grade II Listed but extensively modernised.

Run by the same family for many years it is a versatile business and provides possibilities for further expansion of the pub and accommodation or remaining on a low-key basis as a large family home and lifestyle business accommodation.

The pub is not currently run on a full-time basis but opens in the evenings Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Sunday lunch and evening offering a limited menu.

There is an existing planning permission for two new build holiday units in the garden and building work has started with footings and foundations already in place.

The present accommodation includes:

Bar, cellar, cloakrooms, kitchen
Owners quarters include: Garden/sitting room, boot room, utility room.
First floor: 5 bedrooms, one en suite and further bathroom.

There is also a camping site, in agreement with the neighbouring landowner, which has been a popular caravan stop.

There is also a separate skittle alley which is used as an area for Air B&B guests (The Trooper Bunkhouse).


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Jan Merriott

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