Pub/bar for sale in East Street, Newton Abbot TQ12

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Pub/bar for sale
Tenure: Freehold Council tax band: Not available

Property features

  • Substantial Town Centre Public House with Possible Development Opportunity
  • Extensive Public House with 2 Trading Area & Function Room
  • Spacious First & Second Floor Private Accommodation
  • Extensive Outside Trading Area with Parking & Further Storage
  • Prime Real Estate in Town Centre - Suitable for a Variety of Uses (STP)

Property description

The Jolly Abbot fronts the busy East Street, at the junction of Tudor Road on the edge of Newton Abbot's main Central Business District. The town is a popular place to live and work with excellent connections to the rest of South Devon.

The Jolly Abbot is situated on East Street which lies between Newton Abbot’s town centre and the Wolborough Hill residential area. The public house is only a few minutes walk from Queens Street and, together with other pubs and bars in the area, is situated on the main Newton Abbot ‘pub circuit’.

A substantial three storey period property, with double gabled frontage, painted and rendered elevations under a pitched slate roof. The property has a long return frontage to the Tudor Road elevation, which in turn leads to an off-street parking area, outside decking trading area and single storey ground floor store with lean to parking to the rear.

Main Entrance Porch

Leading to:-

Ground Floor Trading Area

Arranged as a traditional, character trading area which is part carpeted and part wooden flooring. 2 fireplaces with cast iron wood burners, wall mounted TV, seating at a variety of upholstered chairs, settles and soft seating areas. Timber topped and fronted central Bar Servery.

Sports Bar

Situated behind the main trading area with wooden flooring, wall mounted darts board, corner timber bar servery (shared with main bar), settle seating, timber panelling to dado height, wall mounted TV and pool table (not owned).

Fully Equipped Commercial Kitchen

With commercial extraction and non-slip flooring.

Prep/Wash Area

Behind main bar.

Temperature Controlled Beer Cellar



With 3 urinals, 2 WC's and 1 wash hand basin.


3 cubicles and 2 wash hand basin in vanity unit.

Dry Store/Spirit Store

First Floor

Function Room

Period room with full height windows and corner bar servery, carpeted, 2 x ceiling mounted fans.

Former Commercial Kitchen

This room has now been stripped back to a shell condition and could be used for a variety of purposes.

Steps up to:-

Secondary Room

Currently unused.

First & Second Floor Private Accommodation


Separate WC


With domestic fitted units.

Double Bedroom

Double Bedroom

Stairs to:-

Second Floor

Double Bedroom

Single Bedroom


Log store and separate store. Gate to roadside and split level partially covered decking area, seating at a range of pub benches and outside rattan furniture. Off street car parking with 5 spaces. Single storey store room to the rear of the property with lean to covering single car parking space.

General Information

The Business

The Jolly Abbot is a well-established traditional pub, currently operated under a tenancy. The business trades traditional hours and is run very much as a ‘wet led’ pub benefitting from its proximity to a large residential area and also situated on the edge of the town centre. Full Vacant Possession will be granted on completion.

Rateable Value

2017 List: £13,250. Please notes this is not Rates Payable. Interested parties are advised to make their own enquiries with the Local Billing Authority.

Council Tax Band A


To include furnishings and equipment as per an inventory to be supplied, but excluding the owners personal effects.


Wet and Dry stock in trade and Bar Glassware will be taken over by the purchaser at valuation on the day of completion.

EPC Rating C

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