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Middle Bell Barton Under Needwood

33, Main Street, Burton On Trent, DE13 8AA

Pub Code: 2301856101

Key Features

  • Refurbishment Planned
  • Seating for 80 Covers
  • Function Room with additional 34 covers
  • Outdoor Trading Areas
  • Car Park
  • Private Accommodation

Est Min Ingoing Costs: £52,720

Annual Rent: £40,838

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Fantastic Pub in a Great Location

Barton Under Needwood is a highly affluent village on the outskirts of Burton on Trent. With over 3,500 adults living within a 10-minute walk, there are plenty of locals looking for a great premium local pub serving a range of high-quality food and drinks which offers a gap in the market that is not fulfilled by any of the local competition. As well as local trade the site offers a great opportunity to attract trade from visitors to the nearby Barton Marina complex as well as from the largest towns of Burton, Lichfield and Tamworth which are in easy reach thanks to the proximity to the busy A38.

The pub will appeal to a wide cross-section of people. With a female-friendly coffee morning offer, followed by lunch and cocktails, it will also appeal to families looking to utilise the outdoor space of the enclosed garden, while local shoppers and business people won’t be forgotten either. From coffee mornings to lunches to premium drinks and dinners, there is something to attract customers all day long. There’s even a wood-fired pizza oven!

A fantastic spirits range will be complemented with a great cask ale offer, as well as the opportunity to trade up to more premium drinks from the core range of draught products. Simple, well-presented pub classics will make up the menu. An existing wood-fired pizza oven will allow for high-end pizzas to make up part of the offer. ‘Rhythm of the week’ events, such as acoustic entertainment and pub quizzes, will be an additional draw for the local community.

Experienced Operator Wanted

We are looking for an experienced operator with drive and ambition who is ready to work with Star Pubs and Bars to make the Middle Bell the premium pub of choice in the area. You will have experience delivering a classic food menu and instil high standards of quality and service.

  • Catering Kitchen

  • Function Room

  • Investment Tenancy

  • Car Park

  • Outdoor Trade

  • Private Accommodation

  • Refurbishment Planned

  • Monthly Billing

  • Weekly Billing

Trading Area & Facilities

With 80 covers across the bar, lounge and dining areas, there are fabulous areas awash with features such as open fires, tiled floors, and wood beams. As well as the great zones downstairs there is additional upstairs trade space with an extra 34 covers that can be used for functions, private dining, or simply additional everyday trading space.

The patio areas to the front and rear will have new timber garden furniture and a new timber-framed covered structure to the rear. There is a car park for easy access.

Please be aware that all refurbishments are subject to final board approval which will be determined as part of the leasing process. Where a significant investment is made in a pub by Star Pubs & Bars, an "Investment Exemption" will be required. This 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. This applies to all pubs in England & Wales as per The Pub Code (2016).

Private Accommodation

There is a small private accommodation with one bedroom and a shower room. In line with our Ready to Trade Promise, we will ensure the private accommodation is in good condition so that you can focus on your business.

Premises Licence Details

Please refer to the Premises Licence for further details.

Premises Licence Opening Hours

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
11:00 -
00:00
11:00 -
00:00
11:00 -
00:00
11:00 -
00:00
11:00 -
01:00
11:00 -
01:00
11:00 -
11:00

Annual Rent £
40,838
Estimated Tenants Annual Operating Profit £
42,836
Representative HEINEKEN UK Brand Discount Per Barrel £
125
Estimated Annual Turnover £
554,152
Estimated Annual Barrelage
235
* The above figures are provided as a guide only and will be finalised as part of the commercial agreement.
** All figures quoted are exclusive of VAT

Ingoing Costs
Estimated Licensee Fixtures and Fittings Value £
30,000
Estimated Fixtures and Fittings Valuation Fee £
250
Estimated Stock Valuation £
10,000
Deposit Amount £
10,210
Rent in Advance £
785
Training Fee £
425
Estimated Designated Premises Supervisor / Manager Fee £
50
Premises Licence Fee £
295
Rates Assessment Fee £
55
Estimated Legal Fees £
650
Estimated Total Ingoing Costs £
52,720
Estimated Minimum Ingoing Costs £
52,720
In order to ensure a successful start-up, all applicants must have a minimum £10,000 un-borrowed funds.
The calculation of the Estimated Minimum Ingoing Costs assumes a minimum deposit of 1 month's rent 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.
Note that on FRI Agreements deposits will always be 3 month's rent in advance and fixtures and fittings (F&F) must always be purchased.

A deposit of 6 month's rent will be required for operators trading under a Limited Company with no Guarantors.
Other SP&B Ongoing Charges
Estimated Annual Building Insurance £
2,461
Estimated Annual Maintenance Compliance Charge £
1,565
Estimated Annual Accountancy & Stocktaking Charge (including tills) £
6108
Estimated Annual Repairs Fund £
1300
The above figures are provided as a guide only and will be finalised as part of the commercial agreement
* 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

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