5 bedroom pub for sale

SURREY

£145,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Leasehold

Ref 8038 LEASEHOLD

A THRIVING AND SUBSTANTIAL MID 19th CENTURY INN AVAILABLE FOR THE 1st TIME IN 13 YEARS SITUATED IN THE HIGHLY DESIRABLE AND AFFLUENT TOWN OF STAINES UPON THAMES, SURREY

Attractive and substantial inn situated in the prime location of Staines upon Thames.
Traditional and multi-functional Public Bar (circa 50+) and a delightful and inviting Dining Room (circa 16+ covers).
Highly Impressive 4/5 Bedroomed Family Accommodation. Potential for letting rooms (STPP).
Fully equipped Commercial Catering Kitchen.
Good sized Beer Garden and Parking Facilities.
Advised current turnover circa 520,000 (incl. VAT).
Trade derived from circa 65% wet sales and 35% food. Immense potential for catering orientated operators.
Approximately 10 years remaining on the Enterprise Inns renewable lease.

AN EXCELLENT OPPORTUNITY TO ACQUIRE A THRIVING AND WELL ESTABLISHED BUSINESS AND FAMILY HOME WITH A SOLID CORE TRADING FOUNDATION YET STILL OFFERING MASSIVE GROWTH POTENTIAL

LOCATION
This outstanding business can be easily reached from junction 13 of the M25 circular. Situated within the commuter belt being approximately ONLY 15 miles from the capital City of London and also having excellent road communications providing easy access to the M1, M3, M4, M40 and M23 motorways making this superb location an extremely popular commuter area for the major motorways and the major international airports of Heathrow, Gatwick and Luton. Being situated close to Heathrow Airport, Egham, Sunbury, Hampton Court Park and Hampton Court Palace this wonderful inn attracts excellent levels of trade making it an extremely popular venue all year round. This superb inn is also ideally situated to draw trade from Staines upon Thames itself and attracts a desirable clientele emanating from the nearby surrounding towns, villages and larger catchment areas and has an excellent level of repeat and passing trade and is well serviced by local schools, shops and amenities. An enviable place to reside offering a compelling business opportunity.

THE PROPERTY
This highly desirable inn occupies an excellent and easily accessible trading position within this densely populated residential location.
Main entrance at the front leading to the lobby with access into the Public Bar.

Public Bar (circa 50+) is a good sized multi-functional room exuding a friendly and inviting ambience, having a feature central return bar servery with a solid polished counter with a matching mirrored back fitting having a range of trade optics and refrigerated bottle coolers (not tested). The room is well furnished with a good range of solid polished tables, upholstered chairs, upholstered perimeter/booth seating and upholstered bar stools. There is also a feature brick built open fireplace and part panelled walls adding to charm and character of the room. Access to the W.C's and Dining Room.
Dining Room (circa 16+ covers) is a versatile room exuding a warm and cosy ambience and is furnished with a good range of solid polished tables and upholstered chairs. There is also a brick built through fireplace with an inset coal effect gas fire and a beamed ceiling adding to the charm of the room.
Catering facilities include a fully equipped Commercial Kitchen with stainless steel appliances and preparation surfaces (appliances not tested).
Ground Floor Cellar with delivery access, pumps, pythons x3, tilt racks and cooler.

Ladies and Gents W.C.'s

OWNER'S ACCOMMODATION
Situated on the 1st floor, offering good sized and versatile rooms, presented in good decorative order and briefly comprises: 4/5 bedrooms, lounge, office/bedroom, fitted kitchen and bathroom.
N.B Agents Note: Could quite easily be utilised as letting accommodation if so desired (STPP).

EXTERNAL
There is a good sized enclosed lawned Beer Garden with timber picnic benches. There is also a seating area at the front with timber picnic benches and a covered designated smoking area. There is also a private enclosed yard with 2 brick built storage units. Patron's Car Parking facilities for circa 4 cars plus on-road unrestricted parking.

TRADING & LICENSING
We are advised that the business trades with the benefit of the Premises Licence (not seen) which permits the sale of alcohol during the hours of:
Monday - Saturday - 10.30am - 11.00pm
Sunday - Midday - 10.30pm
The current opening hours are as follows:
Monday - Friday - Midday - 11.30pm
Saturday - Midday - Midnight
Sunday - Midday - 10.30pm
NB. Important. Prospective purchasers wishing to continue to operate the public house should ensure that they gain the APLH Qualification in readiness for their intended operation of the Public House.

GENERAL REMARKS
The business is offered for sale as a lease assignment with approximately 10 years remaining of the Enterprise Inns full repairing and insuring, renewable agreement. We are advised that the inn is partly tied to draught and bottle beer ONLY. We are informed that the rent is currently 44,820 per annum. We are advised that at the end of the term, the Lease (not seen by Guy Simmonds) should be renewable with no further premium - subject to the provision of the Landlord & Tenant Act 1954. We are advised that the inn benefits from all mains services (no services seen or tested). Business rates are tba.

THE BUSINESS
Our vendor clients, in situ for the past 13 years have operated this excellent business on a 'full time' and a 'hands-off' basis respectively with the assistance of 2 full time and 9 part time/casual staff. We are advised the trade is currently derived from approx 65% wet sales and 35% food sales, thereby providing massive scope for a new hands-on owner operator partnership with previous experience of running a food orientated venue to take this business to the next level by exploiting the immense food potential that is to be found here.
This is an outstanding opportunity for those seeking a lifestyle change or an alternative career from the stress and strife of the City or even as an additional income stream whilst commuting.
Our vendor clients have established an excellent reputation which can be fully emulated and enhanced upon by new enthusiastic operators.
Advised current sales are circa 520,000 (incl. VAT). This delightful inn is a well-established and successful business and in our opinion with the above areas of potential we would quite easily expect a fully focussed and fully committed operator to achieve a turnover well in excess of 600,000 (incl. VAT).
Accounting information will be made available to interested parties after viewing.
This business was viewed by Martin McConnell who would be delighted to discuss further details and can be contacted on 07970 213549.
Viewing appointments must be made by contacting Guy Simmonds.

Details Prepared: January 2018.


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Nearest stations

  • Staines (0.8 mi)
  • Egham (1.8 mi)
  • Ashford (2.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Guy Simmonds Business Transfers Limited , National Licensed Property

Coppice Farm, Ashby Road Melbourne, DE73 8BJ

01332 448136 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Staines (0.8 mi)
  • Egham (1.8 mi)
  • Ashford (2.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Guy Simmonds Business Transfers Limited , National Licensed Property

Coppice Farm, Ashby Road Melbourne, DE73 8BJ

01332 448136 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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