Overview

Could you run this Carnforth pub?

The Canal Turn provides the perfect setting for guests to get together and create memories, whatever the season. The pub has an open plan feel, with a couple of cosy rooms through the back area and a raised area to the front, with an open fire. It has a conservatory to the front Canalside, a large car park and a beer garden.

From enjoying a refreshing cocktail in the picturesque conservatory and watching the world pass by along the canal to snuggling in one of the cosy corners in the dining room whilst enjoying the local produce, the Canal Turn is everything a proper British pub should be.

Guests love the classic menu with pies, fish and chips, and traditional desserts sure to indulge any craving. The bar also offers irresistible drinks from world lagers to local cask ales, spritzes to cocktails, ciders to wines, so there’s something to tingle every tastebud.

The location

Carnforth’s location was perfect for Oscar-winning director Sir David Lean when he chose the town’s railway station to film the most iconic scenes for his 1945 classic Brief Encounter – one of the greatest romantic films.

Seventy-five years on, visitors to the area watch the film in the Carnforth station heritage centre at Carnforth railway station – winner of the 2019 tourism award! The heritage centre also offers exhibitions, regular events, and a gift shop.

You’ll capitalise on the footfall to the area driven by its fascinating history and many independent shops and outdoor pursuits like Warton Crag overlooking Carnforth – ideal for hiking, climbing, and abseiling.

Ideal operator

We’re seeking an experienced operator with a strong catering background who wants to integrate into the local community and host fantastic events.

Private accommodation 

This fantastic business opportunity provides two bedrooms, a private kitchen, and a lounge.

About the Agreement

We love working with experienced entrepreneurs and we’re happy to be flexible with our agreements and products to match your business and vision.

Our Flexible Tenancy agreement offers a piece of mind approach to running your own pub business for a total term of up to 5-years with a flexible notice period. We also offer flexible deposit options, with build ups from as little as £1,000 as well as flexible price bands and release fees which are available.

Whatever the agreement, with Punch you always get:

  • A progressive pub company – winners of the Publican Awards 2022 & 2024!
  • Industry leading investment with a whole world of possibilities
  • Industry leading training, with our Academy and Kitchen
  • Industry leading e-commerce platform – Punch Buying Club
  • Expert coaching and advice every step of the way

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Financial Information

Full Deposit
£7,500
Legal Fees
£375
Maintenance Fund Per Week
£40
Fixtures and Fittings Weekly Rent
£193
Working Capital
£4,000-£6,000
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Business Information

Annual Rent
£30,000
Forecasted Annual Wet Turnover
£305,443
Forecasted Annual Food Turnover
£181,955
Forecasted Annual Other Turnover
£8,450
Agreement
Flexible Tenancy

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