Run a pub with Wells & Co - The Red Lion, Brackley

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Key Highlights

  • Prominent location in centre of Brackley close to historic town hall
  • Courtyard area to side of the pub for outside drinking and dining
  • Good sized catering kitchen, with plenty of storage capacity
  • Offered with one months free from commercial rent
  • Private garden area to rear with plenty of storage
  • BII Membership

Pub Overview

With a historically strong level of trade established by its previous operators, The Red Lion presents an enticing opportunity to take on a popular community-focused local pub. Located in the centre of Brackley, within easy reach of the town's sizeable population, The Red Lion occupies a a prime roadside location that makes it an instant draw for both locals and visitors to the area.


The Red Lion is located just off the Market Place in the centre of Brackley. Brackley is an affluent town with good communication links, just off the A43, close to the M40 and within easy reach of the large towns of Northampton and Banbury. Property The trading area of The Red Lion is based around a large central bar, with open plan seating for drinking and dining, plus a separate function room and bar to the rear of the property. There is a well equipped catering kitchen with ample storage and a good sized cellar under the bar. There is a large patio area to the side of the pub that presents a great opportunity for al fresco drinking and dining, as well as large garden behind the property. The domestic accommodation is in good condition and is spread over two floors; there are 4/5 bedrooms, lounge, kitchen, two bathrooms.

Business Potential

There is all round potential for an enthusiastic operator, with good marketing and catering skills to drive both the wet and food trade. This site is ready to go, with the right operator to push sales, There a lot of local businesses in the area which could be targeted. The Red Lion has the potential to trade in the morning into the late evening. Suitable Applicants The Red Lion would suit operators committed to providing great hospitality, with a desire to engage with their local community, enhance the pub’s food offer and build upon its already strong reputation for community activity. Financial knowhow is required to maximise the pub’s profit potential, as is marketing experience in order to promote the Red Lion's events programme to the wider area.

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