Popular Wigan Pub Goes Up For Sale

Popular Wigan Pub Goes Up For Sale
Written by Louise Pratt

A landmark Wigan pub has been put up on the market.

The Earl of Balcarres in Scholes has been listed for $300,000 including Vat. The local pub has been part of the community for generations.

The properties upper floor features a recently refurbished private living accommodation which includes four bedrooms, a lounge, kitchen, shower room and bathroom.

The Wigan pub is on the market with property specialists, Fleurets, which has described the establishment as “a traditional wet-led community local that benefits from an enclosed smoking area.

“The pub is situated on a busy main road in a densely populated area and is surrounded by local businesses.

“As such custom is predominantly drawn from the local area.

“The main entrance opens into an open plan trading area. In front is a traditional bar servery. To the right-hand-side is a games area with pool table and darts board.

“To the lefthand-side there is more of a lounge décor feel with a carpeted floor and fixed upholstered seating and timber tables and chairs. Ancillary rooms comprise disabled and ladies’ and gents’ customer toilets.

“There was a catering kitchen, but it is no longer equipped or in use.”

The basement has a mechanically cooled beer store as well as storage rooms.

The premises is fully licence however could be converted to a takeaway or even a home with multiple occupants.