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Crown, Littlehampton

Littlehampton BN17 5EG

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Agreement Type

Operator Managed
  • Town Centre Location
  • Established Customer Base
  • Scope to develop the current retail offer

Proper Pubs are pleased to announce that we are seeking a new operators for this little gem. The Crown is a picturesque pub situated in the town of Littlehampton, a seaside town in West Sussex, just 19 miles west of Brighton and 10 miles east of Chichester. It benefits from a high street location with plenty of passing trade and features of the social circuit.

Pub Layout

The Crown is a one-room operation featuring a spacious bar that offers a wide selection of drinks to cater for customers of all ages. The bar is well-stocked, ensuring a diverse product range. Upstairs, there is a meze room equipped with a pool table and two darts boards, making it an excellent space for local sports teams. The pub is in good condition throughout, offering both loose and fixed seating in a bright and airy atmosphere. Additionally, The Crown boasts an enclosed courtyard at the rear and has the potential to secure a pavement license, which would be a welcomed addition.

The Crown is not just a pub; it’s a cherished local hangout where friends gather to enjoy good service and a great atmosphere. It boasts a variety of activities throughout the week: Monday is poker night, Wednesday features bingo, Thursday is karaoke night, and Saturdays have a DJ. These events create a vibrant atmosphere that draws in regulars and newcomers alike. In addition to these events, The Crown offers amenities such as a pool table and darts boards, which are popular with the locals. These facilities present an excellent opportunity for the new operator to develop pool leagues and other team activities, enhancing the pub’s community spirit and engagement. The pub offers a diverse product range with a selection of category-leading products, complemented by regular weekly promotions. This ensures customers receive exceptional value for their money and encourages repeat visits. Whilst most entertainment currently takes place on weekends, there is significant potential for the new operator to expand offerings throughout the week. Introducing weekly quizzes, board games, and a more varied music line-up could provide a diverse and engaging experience for all, making The Crown an even more attractive destination every day of the week.

Private Accommodation

The accommodation comprises of three bedroom, kitchen, bathroom and a lounge. A great space to call home for a new operator.

Security deposit: £2,000

No rent applicable on this agreement

This opportunity is for you to run your pub as a self-employed manager. Admiral Taverns take care of all the running costs including rates, utilities, stock and day to day running costs whilst you take home 18.5% of the net weekly sales, all employment costs relating to your staff and any council tax and TV licence for the residential quarters.

All new operators have comprehensive free training as part of their agreement.

  • 7 Steps to Sales Success Training Programme.  Held online over two days, you will learn marketing and business strategies that will help you to grow sales in your pub – step-by-step.
  • E-Learning Training for you and your staff. Featuring more than 30 courses for both you and your staff, you’ll have access to a wide range of topics from Compliance, Health and Safety to Personal Development and Wellbeing.

Alison Davidson the Business Development Manager is on the look out for an individual or couple who are engaging and have the skillset to integrate with the local community. This is a lively pub and needs someone with a passion for all things hospitality. You will need experience in running a high street pub and have the skills to plan and deliver a strong marketing and entertainment plan, incorporating pub teams, is key to making The Crown popular during the week day evenings. Due to the dynamic nature of The Crown, this opportunity is not suitable for first-time operators.

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