Could you run this pub?
The Furlong is a well-known, family friendly, community pub located on the busy Colney Hatch Lane in the suburban district of Muswell Hill, London. This lovely pub was fully refurbished two years ago and maintains a strong, regular trade providing great food and drink to local residents. The Furlong is well known for hosting community led events, showing live TV sport and offering live music and entertaining nights over the weekend.
The Furlong is situated on the Colney Hatch Lane, nestled between a number of independent retailers and surrounded by housing.
This fantastic, open plan pub has a central bar and a catering kitchen capable of serving up to 60 guests. There are a number of screens located throughout the pub which show all key sporting events throughout the year having both Sky and BT sports available.
Downstairs is there is a dedicated game room with a full-sized pool table and dart board. Through the games room is the entrance to the recently refurbished and extended, ‘secret garden’. With brightly coloured bench seating, flower borders and an outdoor TV screen this is the perfect spot for customers to enjoy those sunny days in the London sunshine.
Your domestic accommodation will include three bedrooms, private kitchen and lounge area.
About the local area
Colney Hatch Lane is located on the edge of Muswell Hill and surrounded by local community housing. The Furlong is nestled in the centre of a parade of independent shops. This community local pub is popular with families and situated in an area of Muswell Hill that has its own village feel with a strong community spirit.
The pub is within easy walking distance from the iconic London venue, Alexandra Palace and near to Coldfall and Highgate Woods making this a great location.
This pub may suit
We are looking for experienced, friendly, community focussed operators who have a clear passion for pubs. Experts in providing quality food and drink and capable of engaging customers through various channels, such as social media, to continue building on the existing regular customer base. A great personality and ambition to build strong and lasting relationships within the local community and the ability to drive live music and community events all year round.
About the Contract
Our retail contract is a fantastic way to run a pub on a self-employed basis, but have the comfort and support of knowing that we are right beside you to guide you through this business venture.
You’ll have the peace of mind knowing that the fixed costs associated with running a small business are not yours. Leaving you free to focus entirely on delivering a great retail offer to drive sales and profit.
- Low cost entry
- A ready-made pub with tried and tested food and drinks offers
- 3-year contract (3-month notice period) rent free
- Most of the day to day running costs are covered by us
- LOTS of support from Punch
- Accommodation included
- 5-day Induction course – free of charge is provided together with additional on-going training, a support package and a dedicated Punch Development Manager to help you develop your business
You only pay for:
- Internal Maintenance
* The calculation of the initial ingoing costs assumes a minimum deposit (£3,000 or £5,000) plus legal fees. The subsequent deposit build up can be paid over the term of the contract and up to £100 per week. This can be discussed with the Punch Development Manager