Fox & Hounds Manchester

201 Woodsend Road, Flixton, Flixton, Manchester M41 8QW

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Fox & Hounds Manchester

The subject of a proposed refurbishment the Fox and Hounds is Ideally positioned in the affluent area of Flixton, it is a premium, food led site. The pub is located in close proximity to other local commercial premises and large detached and semi-detached homes. Demographics surrounding the site features a high proportion of maturing families enjoying financial comfort. This presents an excellent opportunity for the right operator to build a profitable customer base.

The refurbishment will see a full redecoration of the external area making it more inviting to passers by. Internally the pub will be fully refurbished with zoned areas for dining and drinking, for full works please see trading area and facilities section.

The site is ideally suited to an experienced operator. Due to the nature and status of this site as a great pub offering great food, catering skills are essential.

Pub Features

  • Rolling Tenancy
  • Function Room
  • Car Parking
  • Refurbishment Planned
  • Catering Kitchen
  • Long-Term FRI Lease
  • Private Accommodation
  • Weekly Billing

Trading Area & Facilities

The internal refurbishment works will include; zoned areas for drinking, casual dining and dining will be established through the use of new floor finishes including carpet, timber and tiles. A new feature fireplace will be installed to link the drinking and casual dining areas more effectively.

The bar servery and back bar will be revived to enhance marketing opportunities and service. A mixture of high and low level seating will be available throughout. Additionally, new glass doors will be installed to create a more welcoming entrance to the venue.

Kitchen - The current kitchen will be extended into part
of the existing cellar area and current equipment will be
upgraded to enable a larger food service.

Cellar - Smart Dispense will be installed to allow for a
successful beer and cider offer.

Toilets - The toilets will also receive a full refurbishment in
line with the new high standards of this venue.

Externally; The exterior of the building is already in great condition but it will be enhanced by a full redecoration including new lighting and signage.

All external areas will be cleaned and additional festoon lighting will be added to the covered area on the right hand side of the building.

The site boasts two, well maintained external trading areas which boosts trade during summer months. A substantial car park exists to the front of the site.

Applicants should be aware that all refurbishments are subject to final board approval which will be determined as part of the leasing process. Applicants should also be aware full funding is required of fixtures & fittings for this site.

Where a significant investment is made in a pub by Star Pubs & Bars, an "Investment Exemption" will be required. The exemption means that the option of a Market Rent Option lease won't be available at rent review for a period of up to seven years for this site, as per The Pub Code (2016).

Private Accommodation

Private accommodation at the Fox & Hounds consists of 2/3 bedrooms, a lounge, kitchen and diner. As part of our promise to you, we will ensure your private accommodation is in good order from day one so that you can focus your energy on getting the business right.

Premises Licence Details

There are extended trading hours during holiday periods. See Licence for full details.

Premises Licence Opening Hours

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
10:00 - 00:30 10:00 - 00:30 10:00 - 00:30 10:00 - 00:30 10:00 - 01:30 10:00 - 01:30 10:00 - 00:30


Annual Rent £
Estimated Annual FMOP (Licensee Profit) £
Representative HEINEKEN UK Brand Discount Per Barrel £
Estimated Annual Turnover £
Estimated Annual Barrelage

The above figures are provided as a guide only and will be finalised as part of the commercial agreement (please download the rent model from Trading Information section for full financial details).

Historical volume figures may not include purchases made through 3rd Parties.

** All figures quoted are exclusive of VAT

*** FMOP = Fair Maintainable Operating Profit


Ingoing Costs
Estimated Licensee Fixtures & Fittings Value £
Estimated Fixtures & Fittings Valuation Fee £
Estimated Stock Valuation £
Deposit Amount £
Rent In Advance £
Training Fee £
Estimated Designated Premises Supervisor / Manager Fee £
Premises Licence Fee £
Rates Assessment Fee £
Estimated Legal Fees £
Estimated Total Ingoing Costs £
Estimated Minimum Ingoing Costs £

In order to ensure a successful start-up, all applicants must have a minimum £10,000 un-borrowed funds.

The Estimated Licensee Fixtures & Fittings (F&F) Value assumes that the pub will be let on a Rolling Tenancy or Business Start-Up Agreement, where we own the majority of the F&F. The F&F Value for Full Repairing & Insuring Leases will be significantly more.

The calculation of the Estimated Minimum Ingoing Costs assumes a minimum deposit of 1 month's rent or £3,000 (whichever is greater) and that fixtures and fittings (F&F) are rented. The subsequent deposit build up and F&F rental costs are not included in the rent model or ongoing costs below.

Other SP&B Ongoing Charges
Estimated Annual Buildings Insurance £
Estimated Annual Maintenance Compliance Charge £
Estimated Annual Accountancy & Stocktaking Charge (including tills) £

The above figures are provided as a guide only and will be finalised as part of the commercial agreement (please download the rent model from Trading Information section for full financial details)

* All figures quoted are exclusive of VAT

** Deposit build up will be payable over a maximum of 24 months

*** Fixtures and Fittings annual rental fee should be estimated at 15% of the F&F value. The actual F&F value will be determined on the day of entry

**** Maintenance Compliance Charge relates to the fees for various statutory inspections

***** Estimated Legal Fees is a charge applied to your account by SP&B for creation of your Lease. You are required to engage and pay for your own solicitor - your solicitor's fees are not included in the above estimate

****** The above figures assume that rent is billed weekly in advance and that Star Pubs & Bars retain ownership of large fixtures and fittings. Initial costs for a Fully Repairing and Insuring lease will be higher as rent is invoiced monthly in advance and all fixtures and fittings must be purchased