Run an Admiral Pub - The Strawberry Gardens, Manchester
The Strawberry Gardens is a charming, traditional detached pub situated on a corner plot reaping all of the benefits and is located less than a mile to the centre of Droylsden town centre which boasts a number of shops, local businesses and a Theatre which has been running since 1931. Droylsden is approx. five miles east of Manchester with a tram link running from Manchester City centre into Droylsden town centre, ideal for tea time trade. Droylsden is well populated area and has lots of chimney pots with a mixture of privately owned, rented and local authority properties and a population of approx. 22,000.
On entering the Strawberry Gardens to the left, you are welcomed by fixed seating which leads through to a games room housing a pool table, darts board and wall mounted television, ideal for live sporting events. To the right hand side, you will find a more relaxed lounge area with carpeted flooring offering an option for a dining area and a stage for live entertainment. The bar is in the heart of the pub, servicing all areas. The rear of the pub can be accessed through a corridor from either the games room or to the rear of the lounge/ dining area. Outside you will find a covered patio smoking solution which leads to the beer garden. The beer garden is an ideal size for sunny days with a mixture of gardens, decking and seating.
The Strawberry Gardens is a traditional local community pub with a good teatime trade with passing traffic from people returning from work. The current licensees are avid supporters of local pool and darts teams, including their own beaten finalists in this year’s Admiral National Darts competition. With wall mounted televisions throughout the pub the Strawberry Gardens is an ideal location to watch live sporting events. This pub offers a huge entertainment offer with a comedy club and live music on a weekly basis and has a very loyal following from the local community and the regulars. The Strawberry Gardens offers a wide range of drinks such as: premium lagers, cask ales, spirits, wines, soft drinks and minerals.
The private accommodation is great space and can be found on the first floor of the pub and accessed through the pub and has huge potential for the next licensee to put their own stamp on it. It’s an ideal size for an individual, couple or small family you will find three good sized bedrooms, kitchen, lounge, toilet and bathroom.Your investment: £10,000
Annual Rent: £13,500
We are looking for a passionate licensee who is an experienced community pub operator with great standards who stands out above the rest. The Strawberry Gardens already has a great entertainment offer and following from its loyal customers which I would like to keep and expand on to its fullest potential.