The Burnaby Arms
Bedford - Under Offer

The Burnaby Arms

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Key Highlights

• Prominent street corner location in a heavily populated residential area

• Fantastic opportunity to develop and implement a small pub food offer

• One bar operation allowing reduced staffing costs

• Great local reputation with a comprehensive schedule of weekly activity in place

• Well appointed private 3 bed accommodation

Pub Overview

This well establish wet led pub is a one bar operation which includes a relaxed lounge area for customers to enjoy a tranquil drink, along with an area of vertical drinking where customers can enjoy the regular entertainment. There is a great opportunity to introduce a regular food offer to attract new consumers for a bite to eat, prolonging visit times and spend per head.

Suitable Applicants

The Burnaby Arms would suit a hands on operator committed to providing great hospitality and with the ability to engage with the local community. They would possess key skills to drive sales through a range of engaging weekly activities and have an interest in developing and implementing a traditional small food offer.

Financial Overview


We estimate the Investment required for this pub would be as follows:

Please note that these are estimated figures, given as a guide only, and do not include fixtures and fittings
Security Deposit
Payable in advance to Wells to cover charges incurred by your business. If your business is to operate as a limited company a bond of £10,000 is required, together with a personal guarantee for all directors
Training Course Fees 
 Per person (payable to Wells & Co. Ltd) 5 day  induction course mandatory for all licensees – NB £800 for two people
Administration Fee
In the region of (payable to Wells & Co. Ltd in advance) to cover e.g. premises license changes, solicitors fees, and agreement
Working Capital
Minimum working capital required
Stock & Glassware
In the region of to cover the value of opening stock
Valuers Fee
In the region of (paid to valuer) for valuing fixtures and fittings.
Advanced Rent
In the region of (usually 1 month) - negotiable
Fixtures & Fittings
 Estimated valuation to purchase e.g. carpets, curtains, tables and chairs, kitchen equipment

Ongoing Costs

Service Charge
Payable monthly, to include: Cellar cooling service, Buildings insurance, Fire Compliance, Boiler maintenance (tenancies only). NICEIC Electrical Test (tenancies only)
Accountancy Services
Fees for a nominated accountant (in the region of)
Stocktaking Services
Six professional stocktakes per annum recommended
In the region of (payable monthly in advance)
Please note that these are estimated figures, given as a guide only. Goods and services may be subject to VAT.

Pub Details

66 Stanley Street, Bedford, MK41 7RU
Community local
Enquire About This Pub

Could this be the pub for you?

Please ring 01234 244453 to speak with our recruitment team