Could you run this pub?
The Horns Inn, Rugeley is a stunning Cask Marque accredited village pub. It’s beautiful setting and warm and welcoming interior with beamed ceilings and feature fireplaces have real impact, making it a great destination for drinks or a meal. There’s clear opportunity to develop this business, with a quality food offer alongside its great facilities and there is plenty of potential to become the number one choice for everyone in the area planning a special lunch or evening with friends, family and loved ones.
This pub/restaurant offers easy to manage open plan trading, with welcoming lounge and public bar areas, plus a 100-cover restaurant. Outside, there is a block paved drinking area to enjoy warmer days and evenings and a smoking solution. There’s also a generous car park with 80 spaces – this is key to the pub’s trade, as most of the customers will arrive by car.The pub also offers a kitchen, WIFI and an outdoor smoking area.
The private accommodation includes three bedrooms, a kitchen and lounge
About the local area
The Horns Inn is in the heart of the Staffordshire countryside, in the small village of Slitting Mill, nearby villages of Etchinghill and Rugeley and on the edge of Cannock Chase. Its in an area of outstanding natural beauty that’s popular with ramblers, mountain bikers and dog walkers. Cannock, Stafford and Rugeley are within easy driving distance, as are the A5 and the M6, and with local attractions including Shugborough Hall and a Go Ape tree-top adventure park in Cannock Chase there’s plenty attracting visitors to the area.
This pub may suit
If you’re looking for a local food-led pub where you can really make your mark, this may be a great pub for you. You will have the vision and experience and will excel at service standards and offering warm hospitality to every customer. You’ll be able to manage a fantastic team and you’ll also be adept at ensuring the pub has a very favourable online presence and establish lasting relationships in the area.
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 a dedicated Operations Manager, plus access to training and development, business planning, operations and accounting expertise.nce 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.
* The calculation of the initial Ingoing Costs assumes a minimum deposit (£3,000 or £6,000) plus legal fees. The subsequent deposit build up (if any) will need to be paid over 52 weeks. This can be discussed with the recruitment team or an Operations Manager.