For Sale

Beautifully Presented Hotel in Pretty North Yorkshire Village

Thirsk, North Yorkshire

£499,999 +SAV

Ref: 13857 A

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Hilton Smythe are welcoming to the market Kirkgate House Hotel. A stunning 3-storey Georgian bed and breakfast set in the pretty North Yorkshire village of Thirsk. It offers traditional and spacious en suite rooms with free WiFi. Each of its 9 rooms is immaculately presented with high ceilings, tasteful decor and quality wooden furnishings. All rooms have a flat-screen TV and tea and coffee-making facilities. The current vendor also offers a traditional breakfast. The hotel enjoys a great deal of regular, repeat custom which is testimony to the unrivalled service it offers to guests. Moreover, the business comes very well reviewed on independent websites such as trip advisor and Further, we are advised that the business would benefit from an enthusiastic owner taking charge of a marketing campaign and utilising free marketing tools such as social media websites and further development and optimisation of the hotels current website. The business was established in the 1980s, the current owner took over the business 10 years ago and is looking to sell due to retirement. Naturally we would recommend early viewing of this outstanding business in this most desirable location.



We are advised the business is freehold.


To be advised.


Owner ran with 2 staff members.

Financial Profile

We are advised the current annual turnover is in the region of £55,000.With a gross profit of circa 88%.


Kirkgate House Hotel is ideally situated in the town centre of the picturesque market town of Thirsk North Yorkshire. Thirsk is home to The World of James Herriot and the famous TV series’ set. Thirsk Racecourse is set just on the edge of the village and the guest house is a fantastic base for exploring the many attractions in the region. North York Moors National Park is just over 5 miles from the business, while the historic city of York just 35 minutes’ drive away. The town is around 8 miles (13km) south-south east of the county town of Northallerton The area is easily accessible from the A19 and A61, with the A1(M) just a short drive away. The town has excellent public transport links, supported by its own railway station and frequent bus services.


Traditionally decorated, and stylish interior design. The hotel gives customers a real feel for the town. Ground Floor Reception and main hallway, owners lounge area, restaurant/breakfast room capable of 20+ covers, cash register and desk, kitchen. First Floor Staff toilet and laundry room.Small double room with a shower (could be used as owners’ bedroom or an office as its situated through the laundry room) .2 x King size rooms, En-Suite Shower room and W/C Double, En-Suite Shower room and W/C Second Floor Family room (double bed and 1 single), En-Suite Shower room and W/CDouble room, En-Suite Shower room and W/CKing size room, En-Suite Shower room and W/CFamily room (double bed and 2 singles), En-Suite Shower room and W/CDouble room, En-Suite Shower room and W/CTwin room, En-Suite Shower room and W/C.

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