Business as usual for Great Hallingbury Manor as Legacy prepares it for sale

Legacy Hotels and Resorts has been appointed to manage the business recovery of Great Hallingbury Manor Hotel in Bishops Stortford and prepare it for sale in the coming months.

Business as usual for Great Hallingbury Manor as Legacy prepares it for sale
Business as usual for Great Hallingbury Manor as Legacy prepares it for sale

The four-star 29-room property was placed into administration last year. However, Legacy Hotels and Resorts chief executive Andy Townsend said it would be "business as usual" for upcoming corporate event bookings. 

Ongoing operation
 
Townsend and finance director Jim Gordon have also been appointed as directors of Great Hallingbury Events as part of the venue’s ongoing operation.

Townsend said he plans to recover the venue’s position as a corporate event destination while working with Christie & Co to sell it.  

"We have been appointed to continue the Great Hallingbury Manor’s recovery after a challenging couple of years," he said. "There is no doubt this is a good business and we want to build it up again.    

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