QUAYSIDE PUBLIC HOUSE
(SUITABLE AS FOOD LED BAR OR RESTAURANT)
THE CUSTOM HOUSE,
1 BRIDGELAND STREET, BIDEFORD, NORTH DEVON, EX39 2PS
* Free of tie premises * Quayside location * Trading on ground & 1st floors *
* First floor function suite & former nightclub *
* Kitchen with extraction system * Flat *
RENT: PROPOSALS INVITED
Bideford is the administrative centre of the Torridge area and has a static population in the order of 13,000. Barnstaple, the subregional centre of North Devon, lies approximately 9 miles to the east, with access along the North Devon Link Road to the M5 at Tiverton. Barnstaple has a static population in the order of 25,000 with a shopping catchment population of 141,000.
The property is located at the lower end of Bridgeland Street overlooking The Quay and close to The Pill and Riverbank car parking. There is an assortment of commercial operators in the vicinity including retail, office and leisure users including JD Wetherspoons.
Of two storey construction under a pitched and slated roof (recently recovered). With its prominent Quayside location, close to car parking, it is the first Public House along the historic Quay and a location that can derive much passing / chance trade, particularly in the summer months. There are trading areas over two floors, which are currently configured as lounge bar on ground floor with an additional bar on the first floor. Also at first floor is a former nightclub which could be utilised as a function suite as well as a commercial kitchen which is fitted with extraction. To the front of the premises is an area for table and chair seating. There is also a one bedroom flat which could be utilised as Owner or staff accommodation.
Our client is inviting offers for the leasehold interest of the entire premises with proposals invited and incentives available.
The property is to be let with the benefit of a Premises Licence.
GROUND FLOOR Inner porch leading to:-
Exposed beamed ceiling, wood burner within fireplace with brick surround, bay window, bar servery.
SIDE AREA 19`7 x 11`2 (5.95 m x 3.40 m) exposed ceiling beams and brickwork
LADIES / DISABLED TOILET Low level w.c, assistance bar, wash hand basin, baby changing table GENTS TOILET 2 x urinals, low level w.c., 2 x wash hand basins
Period turning staircase to first and second floors.
FIRST FLOOR BAR 36`0 x 17`3 (10.95 m x 5.25 m) Bar servery with inset fish tanks, fire place, double aspect with bay window overlooking The Quay and River Torridge.
Extractor system, 4 burner gas oven, stainless steel triple sink unit, assorted fridges / freezers and stainless steel work benches. Adjoining split level DINING/FUNCTION room.
STILL ROOM/BOTTLE STORE with stainless steel sink unit and shelving.
FORMER NIGHTCLUB 50`3 x 17`8 (15.30 m x 5.40 m) Suitable function suite with bar servery.
FLAT double bedroom, lounge with open plan kitchen, bathroom.
OUTSIDE To the front of the property, facing the Quayside is an area for table and chair seating.
RATEABLE VALUE: £18,750