Could you run this pub in Corbridge?
The Blue Bell is a cosy village pub at the heart of Corbridge. Its open fire, wooden beams and soft fitted furnishings offer its guests a warm welcome. This well loved pub is a home from home for locals but also entices tourists who visit this picturesque village.
The pub plays host to live entertainment, including local singers. It has a dedicated sports area that’s kitted out with darts and pool table creating a space that is great to spend time with friends. The pub has a quality drinks offer, including cask ales and prides itself on its delicious home cooked pub grub cooked in a catering kitchen capable of serving up to 30 guest throughout the pub. Together with friendly staff this provides guests with an authentic traditional pub experience.
The rear doors of the pub open out onto a large beer garden that is full of picnic style benches. This is the perfect place for walkers to take refuge and enjoy a cold drink in the sunshine or for friends to relax and enjoy the village’s peaceful surroundings into a summers night.
About the local area
Corbridge is a beautiful village in Northumberland that is steeped in Roman history. It is a popular tourist attraction due to its close proximity to Hadrian’s Wall and its museum is host to the largest of the Hadrian’s Wall’s collections. The pub is only 14 miles away from Newcastle city centre and with good transport links, the pub benefits from those seeking that classic village pub experience of a weekend.
We are looking for a passionate local community operator who has the skill to drive this quality food offering and continue to get tourists through the door. You will need to be passionate about the local community and have a vision to host sport, and charity led events.
This fantastic pub opportunity benefits from private accommodation consisting of two bedrooms, a private kitchen and lounge.
About the Agreement
Our Tenancy agreements vary between 3 – 5 years offer a flexible approach to running your own pub business. Your pub will be ready to trade, with carefully tailored food and drinks menus in place which you can evolve as you go along.
You will receive a high level of support and everything you need to run a successful business. From the beginning, you will have dedicated Punch Development Manager, plus access to training and development, business planning, operations and accounting expertise.
Once you’ve completed the 5-day induction course we’ll provide you with ongoing support to help you maximise the efficiency, sales and profitability of your pub. This includes helping you decide on the right drinks offer, guidance on margin and support creating a marketing plan to build for continued success. To help market your pub, we also offer lots of support and advice.
Punch tenancy agreements have shared repairs liability, we will help you manage your ongoing repairing obligations. We do this by operating a repairs and maintenance fund for all new agreements.