Description and Trading Style
The Golden Ball is a recently refurbished pub/restaurant with a strong food led, fresh, modern British offering. Situated in a small village on the outskirts of Maidenhead & Marlow, with a predominantly premium trade, the pub has updated décor, excellent fixtures & fittings, and bifold doors for indoor/outdoor dining. A large wood burner & 2 gas fires add ambience.
Location and Local Amenities
The pub is located in the idyllic village of Pinkneys Green, Maidenhead, an affluent and well serviced town, with excellent road and rail links. It is close to the lovely village of Cookham on the Thames and a short drive to Marlow. There are many local schools & colleges, shops/services, superb sport & pastime pursuits associated with the Thames nearby.
Trade: Large dining area (65 covers) with a roof lantern opening on to a terrace via bifold doors with a central servery, bar/restaurant (30 covers), and a heated covered smoking area off the bar area. A large catering kitchen, cellar, walk in fridge & freezer, store rooms, office & staff WC. Large terrace (60 covers) alongside a large garden (90 covers), large car park (43 spaces). Private: 2 large double bedrooms, bathroom, kitchen/diner with separate entrance.
Current and Future Markets
The pub is currently traded as a premium pub offering with modern British food and a large extensive wine list. We seek a quality operator to enhance the offer and deliver a premium dining experience in line with the local community expectations.
We are looking for an experienced food operators/chefs, who are able to deliver a high quality fresh food offering and quality service. Applicants must have or be able to apply for a personal licence.
Circa £29,000 to include a security deposit (3 months of base rent), rent , service charge and insurance advance, stock, glassware, loose goods & training contribution. Fixtures/fittings are circa £48,000 plus Vat & working capital is circa £7,500.
Payment plans are available for the fixtures & fittings.
|Trade Volumes||2019 (Nov & Dec)||2020 Covid||To 13.10.21 Covid|
|Draught Beer & Cider (36 gallon units)||23.53||65.95||60.60|
|Minerals (10 litres)||509.60||193.92||149.71|
You will need to estimate the turnover you expect from the pub. The current barrelage is given to assist you with calculations, but you need to estimate the food sales.
Turnover based rent at 11%. Payable weekly in arrears by direct debit.
Five year renewable tenancy agreements with an additional service charge that covers property insurance, servicing of heating and cellar cooling equipment etc. There is a full wet tie unless agreed otherwise.
Rateable valueDraft 2017 figure £43,100. Please contact the local authority to find out actual rates payable.
Licenses & PermitsSale of alcohol by retail for consumption on and off the premises.
Permitted hoursMon - Sat: 10.00am - 12.30am; Sun: Noon - Midnight
Current Opening Times
Please visit their website for the most up to date opening times.