Grey Horse
263 Whalley Road, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 5AD
Trading Style
Energy Performance
Training & Development

Thwaites are seeking an operator who has experience running a busy, sports themed venue. Our refurbishment will be similar to the scheme recently excuted at the Fox and Hounds at Ewood.


The Grey Horse is located on the main road leading to Accrington Stanley Football Club. It has a good sized bar on the left of the trade area and various seating areas. To the rear there is a pool room and a small beer garden with smoking shelter. The living accommodation consists of 2 double bedrooms, large lounge, smaller lounge/dining area, office, bathroom, storage area and kitchen.


Trading Style
Trading Style

Trade at The Grey Horse comes from the local area and football fans visiting Accrington Stanley. There is a weekly Quiz on Thursdays, all live sports are shown on Sky Sports, BT Sports and Amazon Prime. Pool teams compete on Thursdays and in the past there has been live entertainment. Current opening hours are Monday – Sunday:

Guide Rent (exc. VAT)
£23,000 per annum after refurbishment
Last 12 Months Trading Volumes
Coming soon
Type of Agreement
5 year tenancy
Fixtures and Fittings Estimate
Approx £28,000 post refurbishment
Security Bond
Stock & Glassware Estimate
Valuation Fees Estimate
TULIP Induction Course
£399 TULIP / £150 TLC one day for experienced operators + VAT
Energy Performance
Energy Performance

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs) are needed whenever a property is built, sold or rented.

An EPC gives a property an energy efficiency rating from A (most efficient) to G (least efficient) and is valid for 10 years.

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Training & Development

TULIP – Thwaites Unique Licensee Induction Programme.

Our TULIP course is a three day course, based at our Head Office in Mellor Brook for those new to tenancies.

TLC – Thwaites Licensee Connection.

Our one day introduction day to Thwaites and key support people.

The TLC day is for experienced operators who have held a recent tenancy with a pub company or brewery.

Who to Contact
Rachel Shepherd
Pub Recruitment Consultant
07854 999 400
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