New tenants sought for ‘friendly and relaxed’ pub in Nottinghamshire
A search for new tenants is underway to take over a traditional Nottinghamshire pub which is undergoing a facelift. The Rose and Crown, in Cotgrave, has been closed for several months but improvements are expected to be completed shortly.
Described as friendly and relaxed by customers, the Main Road pub has also been hailed for its beer. Owners Stonegate Pub Partners are now looking for someone to take over the bar after investing “heavily” in the venue.
One of the upgrades is a permanently heated outdoor area. The exterior gets a facelift, with a pergola in the front and another in the back garden, complete with scalloped lighting and AstroTurf. Post and rope fencing will also be added to the existing parking lot.
Stonegate estimated the pub has a potential turnover of £466,000 a year. A spokesperson for Stonegate Pub Partners said: “We are currently investing in the Rose and Crown and are accepting applications for lettings from the business. This is a great opportunity in this popular town. Work has started and is expected to be completed. in the next weeks. .”
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The listing reads: “The pub has a strong presence on the high street with passing shopkeepers, visitors and locals in the expanding village.” He goes on to mention comfortable seating in both the bar and restaurant for around 80 covers and a kitchen that will be upgraded so food can be served as part of the refurbishment.
“TThe pub front is a great place for drinkers and diners to ‘watch the world go by’ in the center of the village. To the rear, accessed from the dining area, is a large beer garden that can seat over 50 covers if desired with an enclosed lawn, ideal for young families.