Cornish Arms Inn, Pendoggett, up for sale

Stonesmith is delighted to be marketing the leasehold of The Cornish Arms, a substantial and deceptively spacious character Cornish village inn. With origins reputedly dating back to the 16th century.  This presents an exceptional opportunity to acquire one of Cornwall’s foremost licensed premises boasting an impressive turnover, but still offering much potential throughout.

The Cornish Arms is presented to a high standard throughout having been the subject of a comprehensive programme of improvement by our clients over the last 2 years. The inn is renowned for its ambience, retaining much of the original charm and character within a spacious trading environment.  The inn briefly comprises of a three bar area, a coffee room and main dining room.  There is a fully equipped Commercial Catering Kitchen along with 7 quality Ensuite Letting Bedrooms and 2 Double Bedroom Owners Accommodation.  Externally, the inn has a lawned Beer Garden and Patio Seating Area to the front, offering al fresco seating for 90+ customers.  There is a customer Car Park for around 30 vehicles.

The Cornish Arms occupies a prominent and visible trading position in the centre of the popular and accessible Cornish village of Pendoggett, designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The North Cornish coastline is around 2.5 miles away at Port Isaac, a historic fishing port famed for its picturesque fisherman’s cottages and narrow streets. The village itself has been the stage for various film and television series, most notable being Doc Martin.


The Cornish Arms is set within a unique and impressive character filled property, the business trades as a traditional country village inn offering an extensive home cooked traditional pub food menu, using local produce, where possible. The business enjoys a healthy mix of food and wet trade together with impressive accommodation revenue. The Cornish Arms is still very much at the centre of the local community and the business also benefits from an influx of tourists, holidaymakers and walkers year-round, with a significant increase in the numbers to the area during the busy summer months. The business benefits from its own website which provides further background on the business.

The free of tie leasehold property is on the market for £95,000.  Full property details are available from the website and viewings arranged by calling 01392 201262.


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