Run a Stonegate Pub - Swan At Sherburn Leeds, North Yorkshire

About the Pub

The Swan at Sherburn is a traditional pub in the heart of this village community situated on the crossroads of Sherburn in Elmet village and is ideally situated to capture local and passing trade with its excellent beer garden and two separate bars. Internally, the Swan has two trading areas: the tap room boasts a darts board and 16 covers with additional standing room available, and the lounge bar with seating for 30 and a pool table, that is popular amongst the local community. The pub has recently been decorated and is well maintained so is a fresh start for any aspiring publican. There is a large unused ground floor room and with investment, it is ideal for development as a kitchen to create a food offering. Externally there is an excellent beer garden to the rear of the pub, popular for drinkers during the summer months with 10 picnic benches and a smoking solution. The spacious private accommodation has three-bedrooms, a lounge and a kitchen, ideal for a family. Stonegate Pub Partners are seeking a publican who is willing to immerse themselves within the local community to drive trade in this excellent pub.

Business Information

Agreement: Retail Partnership Tenancy
Capital Startup: Est. £14000
Fixtures / Fittings: Est. £10000
Guide Rent: £32000 pa
Potential Turnover: £446000 pa

Regional Manager's Thoughts

This is a great opportunity for someone to build on the existing business with a new exciting offer to service the local community. Sherburn has a good circuit of pubs and the Swan is an excellent addition to this. If you are looking for a wet-led operation, with the scope to play a large part of the local community then this could be the pub for you.

Surrounding Area

Sherburn in Elmet is often referred to locally as simply 'Sherburn'. It has Leeds as its post town and an LS25 postcode, but is in the Selby District. The village has four supermarkets: Spar, Tesco Express, Aldi and Co-op. The famous Squires Café just outside Sherburn is a long-established meeting place for motorcycle riders, particularly on Wednesday evenings and Sunday afternoons which creates a good flow through Sherburn. The village is now home to a major industrial site attracting large businesses such as Eddie Stobart Ltd. The village is served by Sherburn-in-Elmet railway station with services to York railway station, with a second station (South Milford railway station) in nearby South Milford providing services to Leeds and Hull. Sherburn has a population of approximately 6400 with good local schools.

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