The pub trades as a free of tie, family-friendly pub with a strong community feel. It underwent a major refurbishment to a very high standard in 2019 and is now fully open with trade increasing month by month. It is developing an excellent reputation, for the quality of the food and service in particular, with many regular customers. It represents an excellent opportunity for an owner-manager to continue the momentum of moving the business forward with the possibility of increasing opening hours and introducing proactive advertising.
The business offers great food as well as a fine range of drinks, giving it a mixed income stream. It currently operates 11.00 am to 11.00 pm Wednesday to Saturday and 11.00 am to 8.00 pm Sundays with scope to increase the trading days. We are informed that gross sales are averaging £5,000 per week and detailed trading information will be shared with interested parties after a formal viewing.
The pub is located in a densely populated area of Polegate, East Sussex. It is within easy walking distance of the main line train station. Polegate has a population of approximately 9,000 with many people working in the nearby towns of Eastbourne and Brighton as well community to central London.