TENANTED PUB VACANCY
THE BLACK DOG
Chilmark, Salisbury, SP3 5AH
Chilmark is a pretty village set in the rolling Wiltshire countryside just 11 miles from the Cathedral city of Salisbury and the world heritage site of Stonehenge. The Black Dog sits a couple of miles off of the busy A303 which is a great source of trade. This beautiful brick and stone building can only be described as the “quintessential” great British pub serving excellent food and quality Wadworth cask ales.
The Black Dog lies in the pretty village of Chilmark and sits in our “Great Pub Great Food” segment and operated by our current Business Partners and there team. Located just off of the A303, the main artery to the West Country, the pub benefits from a passing trade derived from its excellent reputation and convenient location, a welcome break from a long journey. Through the summer months it may benefit from extended food trading hours to enhance the already strong and solid business.
The Black Dog is very popular with villagers, walkers and tourists and is offered in an immaculate condition.
New Business Partner Profile
The new Business Partners here would ideally be a couple with a good level of experience of a busy food led destination site, with one or both having the ability in the kitchen to service high volume lunches with a workable menu. The evening food offering will need to reflect a more relaxed dining experience whilst retaining the “village” pub ambience. Becoming a core part of the village and making the pub the heart of the community would be a great asset.
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Accessed from the car park, passed the toilets, and through the front door, the single bar serves two areas, a smaller dining area called the “Quarry Bar” which has seating for 10 and an open fire. The main bar is predominantly set for drinkers and has seating for 8 with bar stools with a large wood burning stove, this leads through to the front dining room and snug with seating for 16. To the rear is the “old brew house” a separate dining room for 24 with log burner, this has access to a small patio the car park and garden.
Fully fitted trade kitchen with separate wash up and access to the basement cellar.
There is a small garden area at the front entrance with seating for 12, large carpark for 30 cars and a graveled patio area with seating, within the well tended, lawned gardens. To the rear is a shed, bottle store, laundry and boiler room.
The accommodation consists of two double bedrooms, bathroom, lounge and a further bedroom / office all on the first floor.
- Deposit £8,000
- Fixtures & Fittings TBC
- Stock (estimated to be) £3,000
- Working capital (minimum) £5,000
- Total (circa) £16,000
For further information
Please call the recruitment line on 01380 732216 or complete the enquiry form on the right hand side of this page.