Run a Stonegate Pub - Oddfellows Arms York, East Riding of Yorkshire

About the Pub

The Oddfellows Arms is situated in the large village of Wilber Foss which is just off the A1079 York to Hull Road to the East of York. The décor throughout is fresh and modern but retains a traditional country community pub feel. A long bar servery offers cask ales, a great choice of lagers, serving the bar and the lounge. Off the lounge is the main area for dining which caters for 30 covers and is also contemporary in style. This is accompanied by a trade kitchen is easily accessed and fully equipped with modern catering equipment and a gas interlock, allowing the new publican to create and deliver a quality home-cooked food offering. The pub has recently had new signage to improve its look and kerb appeal. The outside trading area consists of several patio tables, perfect for customers to enjoy a relaxing drink and alfresco dining during the summer months. The private accommodation consists of three-bedrooms, a lounge and a kitchen, ideal for a family. Stonegate Pub Partners are seeking an experienced publican who is passionate about becoming the hub of the community.

Business Information

Agreement: Retail Partnership Tenancy
Capital Startup: Est. £15000
Fixtures / Fittings: Est. £30000
Guide Rent: £28000 pa
Potential Turnover: £421000 pa

Regional Manager's Thoughts

This is a great opportunity for an experienced and passionate publican to establish themselves at the heart of the village community. The new publican should look to create a 'go to' pub for all, by offering quality on both drink and food. The current trade comprises of locals and visitors who frequent the pub for home cooked and well-presented food, including the Sunday lunch. There is always potential to develop the business further while ensuring the reputation is preserved from a quality presentation, product and service aspect.

Surrounding Area

Wilberfoss is a beautiful village and civil parish in East Riding of Yorkshire, on the east bank of the River Derwent and astride the Escrick Moraine. The Oddfellows Arms is situated on the north side of the A1079 approximately seven miles east of York city centre and 11 miles north-west of Market Weighton. Wilberfoss is surrounded by other villages all of which have a small local pub, but as the Oddfellows Arms is located on the main York to Hull Road there is plenty of passing traffic which the pub should benefit from.

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