Historic Cheshire pub hits the market

The historic grade II-listed Nags Head pub restaurant near Tarporley in Cheshire is up for sale with a £1m price tag.

Acting on behalf of owner Ribble Valley Inns, Colliers is marketing the pub in the hamlet of Haughton Moss and parts of which date back to 1680.

Following a refurbishment and extension, the ground floor of the Nags Head now features a bar, separate dining area/small function area for 20 people and a restaurant with seating for 80, catering kitchen and stores, manager’s flat with three bedrooms, a kitchen and bathroom.

The 1.6-acre site also features a separate, two-storey detached cottage with lounge, kitchen, two bedrooms and two bathrooms, beer garden with seating for 60, bowling green and parking for over 50 vehicles.

Colin Siebert, director, licensed and leisure at the Manchester office of Colliers, said that Ribble Valley Inns was disposing of the property to focus on venues in its Ribble Valley heartland in Lancashire.

He said: “The Nags Head is a beautiful character pub in an affluent and picturesque Cheshire hamlet, and we’re very confident of attracting a high level of interest from prospective buyers.”