There is no denying it has been a tough time for the industry, even before the coronavirus shutdown, but there are still numerous success stories out there.
Here are 13 pubs currently for sale in Northumberland….
1. The Plough On The Hill, West Allerdean, Berwick
The Plough On The Hill at West Allerdean, near Berwick, is on the market with Christie & Co with a guide price of £900,000 for the freehold.
The pub/restaurant has been refurbished to a high standard by the current owners. There are also five static lodges adjacent.
Photo: Jane Coltman
2. The Pheasant Inn, Stannersburn, near Hexham
The Pheasant Inn, Stannersburn, near Hexham is on the market with Christie & Co with a guide price of £900,000 for the freehold.
It is described as an outstanding, family owned country inn and restaurant with eight letting bedrooms, located in the stunning Northumberland National Park.
3. Percy Arms, Chatton
The Percy Arms, Chatton, near Alnwick, is on the market with Christie & Co with a guide price of £695,000 for the freehold.
Offering boutique style accommodation and traditional home cooked pub food, the business benefits from multiple income streams.
4. The Castle, Ashington
The Castle, on Woodhorn Road, Ashington, is on the market with Hilton Smythe (Bolton) for £619, 995 for the freehold.
The business is described as having a loyal client base, especially busy for sports events and also has a large function room.