For sale: Preston real ale pub for under £55k

It's a beer lover's dream '“ a real ale pub for sale for less than the price of a flash car.

Tuesday, 11th April 2017, 7:53 am
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 6:23 pm
Prestons award-winning Ale Emporium is up for sale

The award-winning Ale Emporium, in the university quarter of Preston, has been put on the market with an asking price of just £54,950.

The bar, which attracts ale fans from far and wide to the city centre with its range of up to 10 beers at a time, was voted Pub of the Year by the Central Lancashire branch of CAMRA in 2015. It is also a former Post Pub of the Year.

Just off Fylde Road, opposite the UCLan Student Union building, the Ale Emporium is described on Rightmove as “busy with huge customer potential.”

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It is also said to be a “great investment,” in a “fantastic location” and, at less than £55,000, offers “outstanding value.”

“The bar serves real ale to the growing number of people who love the drink and does very well out of it,” says the sales blurb.

With a turnover of £211,000, the bar is leasehold.