Red Lion Earl Shilton

High Street, Leicester LE9 7LQ

  • Red Lion Earl Shilton
  • Red Lion Earl Shilton
  • Red Lion Earl Shilton

Red Lion Earl Shilton

Traditional Community Local

The Red Lion is located on the main road into the village of Earl Shilton, which situated between Leicester and Hinckley. With the local resident population within a 10 minute walk, this traditional wet led pub has been known for it's cask ales and a place to enjoy a drink with friends whilst watching the latest sporting action. With entertainment remaining a key part of the Red Lion customers have the opportunity to enjoy a game of dominoes, crib or darts.

Experienced Community Operator Essential

Currently closed, we are looking for an experienced publican who can make the Red Lion the beating heart of the community once again. To make a success of the business you will be familiar with Earl Shilton and its customer base with a working knowledge of the local entertainment scene preferably with links to the local community and pub teams, i.e. Darts.

Pub Features

  • Rolling Tenancy
  • Car Parking
  • Live Sports
  • Outdoor Trade
  • Private Accommodation
  • Pub Games
  • Cask Ale
  • Weekly Billing
  • Monthly Billing

Trading Area & Facilities

Internally it is a small yet perfectly formed pub with one bar set to an open plan trading area. Re-furbished in 2017 the pub has been remodelled and redecorated throughout to create a more welcoming space for family and friends to relax, including a new bar, furnishings, flooring, lighting.

Externally the outdoor space was updated with new furniture, seating twelve people, lighting, planters and signage making this the ideal venue to enjoy in the summer months. There is parking to the side of the property making it easily accessible.

Private Accommodation

The private accommodation consists of two bedrooms, a lounge, kitchen and bathroom. Where required there will be appropriate works carried out in line with the Star Pubs & Bars Ready to Trade Promise.

Premises Licence Details

Refer to the Premises Licence for full details

Premises Licence Opening Hours

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
11:00 - 23:00 11:00 - 23:00 11:00 - 23:00 11:00 - 01:00 11:00 - 02:00 11:00 - 02:00 11:00 - 23:30


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