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The White Swan was newly refurbished in September 2019. It is a great local pub, ideally positioned adjacent to the Idlewells shopping centre and the main bus stop in Sutton in Ashfield.  The White Swan was revamped as a destination sports bar that offers the best seat in town for Sky and BT sports, including indoor TV wall and outside viewing area, alongside the best beer garden for miles! The pub comprises of 1 bar and 1 large room (with designated space for gaming/sports action), with the clientele being a mix of core daytime locals, passing shoppers, sports teams, supporters in the evenings and entertainment seekers on Friday and Saturday nights.
Photos of the pub are attached.
  • Private Accommodation - 2 beds
  • Live Sports
  • Pub Games
  • Entertainment
  • Beer Garden
  • Recently Refurbished
  • Estimated weekly sales 
  • £6000 per week
  • Sales Mix
  • 100% wet 
  • Retailer % Earnings
  • 20% weekly take
  • Legal Fees
  • £360
  • Total In-going Costs
  • £5360
The Opportunity
About the agreement:

Our retail agreement is ideal for someone looking to run their own pub business for a small in-going fee. Income is based on a percentage of the pub’s weekly sales, so the more you grow the business, the more you can earn.
  • Self-employed opportunity
  • Five year, rent free agreement
  • Take home between 20% to 25% of the total weekly turnover
  • Fully tied to Marston’s for all beers, wines, spirits and minerals however, all wet and food stock is supplied and paid for by Marston's
  • Marston's pay for the utility bills (excluding council tax), repairs and provide fixtures and fittings
  • Induction training is provided together with additional on-going training, a support package and a dedicated area operations manager to help you develop your business

Retail Partners are responsible for:

  • Employing all staff, and responsible for staff costs and employments matters
  • Council Tax on private residential accommodation and all insurance costs (excluding building insurance)
  • £5,000 security deposit + £360 legal fees apply (including VAT)
  • Obtaining proof of independent professional advice from a qualified accountant and a qualified solicitor at their own cost before entering into a full agreement
  • Obtaining a Personal License
  • Completing Pre-Entry Awareness Training (Optional)
Who are we looking for?
We are looking for a confident person with a passion for sports and experience in managing late night crowds. Ideally you will have operated at a good taking pub with the same experience in the trade, also have a level and understanding of the area is beneficial but not essential.
Did you know?

Marston’s has a wide range of opportunities for a wide range of people, but one thing’s for sure, our passion for pubs is at the heart of all we do. We’ve got 183 years of experience in brewing beer and running a range of successful pubs throughout the UK, so you could say we’ve got a pretty good track record!