About the franchise for sale
Located in affluent area
Strong local customer base
Full menu and an additional carvery offering
The Turnpike is located in a densely populated affluent area. It offers Marston’s Urban menu along with a full carvery option.
Trading Area and Private Accommodation
The Turnpike is a one room operation however it is zoned into smaller areas and can seat around seventy covers. The pub benefits from a darts area and shows BT sports and has screens throughout. The Turnpike has one long trading bar throughout and a pop up carvery. There is also a well-equipped commercial kitchen.
The spacious private accommodation has three bedrooms.
Local Area and Customer Base
Boley Park is an affluent residential area, approximately one mile from Lichfield city centre. Locally there are several pleasant park areas and the pub is also close to an industrial estate and the A38. Opposite the pub there is a local community centre which hosts a children’s play group as well as other social clubs.
The Turnpike has a mixed customer base who are relatively affluent and include local residents. It also benefits from customers visiting for entertainment, quizzes and BT sports.
The Turnpike is currently trading at around £12,000 per week with a 70/30 wet dry split but has the potential to achieve £15, 000. The pub trades well during the day and especially with food. There is opportunity to grow the community activity to drive sales in the evenings and to develop teams. There is also the potential introduce a mid-week carvery and carvery breakfast.
The successful applicant would require the ability to manage a team and have great customer service skills. They would want to become fully immersed in the community spirit and local sports teams by making relationships with local businesses and hosting charity events.
The Marston’s Pub Franchise Model
- Thriving community pub business
- Minimum of 5 years trading history
- Robust induction training
- Comprehensive marketing support ranging from menus and promotional materials to mystery shoppers
- Full inventory package complete with kitchen equipment and EPOS system
- Percentage split on both turnover and profit
- 5 year renewable term