Last orders for former Rail Ale Trail pub

A former public house in Liskeard, Cornwall, is up for sale at Countrywide South West’s April auction.

The Old Stag, once part of the Looe Valley Line Rail Ale Trail, is on the market with a guide range of £300,000 - £350,000.

The property near Liskeard railway station offers a huge development opportunity; planning permissions are in place to convert The Old Stag and outbuildings into seven dwellings as well as the creation of two new build houses on the former beer garden.

Wendy Alexander, Senior Auction Surveyor, said: “We have some exciting properties for sale at this month’s auction.

“The Old Stag was a popular tourist attraction in Liskeard, with many visitors and ramblers stopping at the pub.

“Also in our April auction catalogue is Ventongimps Mill Cottage; a detached, three-bedroom former mill. The property is nestled in a rural hamlet in Callestick, Cornwall, and follows a guide range of £250,000 - £275,000.”


Other hot properties include:

Lot 4 – A spacious three storey detached property in Plymstock, Plymouth, is on the market with a guide range of £150,000 - £200,000.

Lot 21 – The Framing Studio in Penzance, Cornwall, has a guide range of £125,000 - £150,000. The property is full of character, including a bread oven and exposed beams, while sea views can be enjoyed from the upper floor.

Audrey Smith, Senior Auction Surveyor, added: “Lot 17, 12 Collingwood, Torquay, offers a great development opportunity. The four-bedroom penthouse apartment has planning permission to form an additional apartment and balcony, and is on the market for £250,000 - £275,000.”

Countrywide South West’s next auction will be held on Thursday, 27th April at Sandy Park Conference Centre, Exeter. For more information, visit or call 01395 275691.