Grane Rd, Haslingden, Rossendale BB4 4PD
The Holden Arms is a beautifully appointed rural pub situated on the outskirts of Haslingden, roughly 20 miles north of Manchester and 10 miles south east and south west of Blackburn and Burnley respectively. This large historic pub has been at the centre of the Holden Wood community for over a hundred years and served as the watering hole for the navvies who dug the nearby Odgen Reservoir in the early 1900s. It is now a thriving and popular pub, well known for its fantastic food offer, sumptuous Sunday roasts and mid-week specials. Readily known as the go-to place in the area for great food and a fantastic selection of drinks, the pub is growing from strength to strength. Situated on a main road in a reasonable affluent area it attracts customers from surrounding villages as well as the towns of Haslingden, Bury and Darwen
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About the Pub – Holden Arms Haslingden
The Holden Arms trading area is open plan, split across two floor levels, supplied by large and well stocked bar to the rear of the pub which again is split across the two floor levels. Whilst it’s open plan, there are still plenty of cosy corners and a mix of smaller and larger tables allowing the pub to cater for bigger family gatherings as well as date-nights and smaller groups. The pub can also cater for functions such as funerals, christenings and birthday parties as the lower floor level can be cordoned off if required. To the left of the pub there is a small covered patio area with tables and chairs; a beautiful spot to while away the hours in the Summer sun. There is a large catering kitchen is situated to the back of the pub and provides all the equipment and space required to provide a quality substantial food offer.
TRADING STYLE The Holden Arms is well known for its great quality and extensive food offer. Sunday lunches are the pubs speciality and customers flock from far and wide, booking tables well in advance for special occasions. The pub also has a core group of locals who are in most nights, and particularly at weekends they frequent the Holden to catch up with friends and enjoy a few well-earned drinks. The Holden stocks a great range of drinks, from continental lagers, traditional and well-loved cask ales, an extensive and exciting wine list, and a sumptuous selection of gins, whisky’s and rums. The pub has a loyal teatime trade and at weekends the customers flock to watch live football on one of the many TVs in the bar area of the pub.
ACCOMMODATION Private Accommodation The private accommodation is extensive, consisting of three large bedrooms, a living room, kitchen and bathroom.
Holden Arms Haslingden
Annual Rent: £25,000
Security Deposit: £6,000
Working Capital: £7,000
Fixtures and Fittings: Upon Valuation – funding options available for the right licensee.
Tie: All drinks categories are tied. For fully funded licensees on long term agreements, we offer free-of-tie options for certain drinks categories in exchange for an annual fee.
Training: £250 plus VAT
The Holden Arms has an ever-growing reputation as being the best gastro-pub in the area, attracting customers from as far as field as Burnley, Blackburn, Darwen and Manchester. For any person to be considered they would need to be experienced in running a food-led business, be able to demonstrate a clear understanding and ability to manage a strong team. They will need to understand the value of customer service, standards and providing a fantastic retail offer and customer experience, but at the same time appreciate the need for cost controls and business management.
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