Run Your Own Pub - Golden Cup

Darwen, Lancashire
Business Opportunity
25 Apr 2019
25 May 2019

GOLDEN CUP 610 Blackburn Road , Darwen, Lancashire , BB3 0AJ

Guide Rent: £21,683 (Exc VAT)

Pub Features

Located on a busy main road which links Blackburn to Darwen, The Golden Cup is a beautiful building with an attractive curb appeal. Internally there is a central bar, a snug area to the front and further seating areas to the left. An open fire creates a cosy environment for customers. There is also a fully equipped catering kitchen. Externally there is a smoking shelter, a large beer garden and a large car park. The living accommodation consists of 1 double bedroom, lounge, kitchen and bathroom, high standards have been maintained throughout.


Trade at the Golden Cup comes from the local towns and is currently the official pub for away supporters  visiting Ewood Park on match days. A quiz is held every Thursday which is very popular with locals. There is live entertainment on Fridays and bingo on Sundays. A regular food offer could be introduced here to increase sales and attract customers from further afield. The large beer garden at the front of the property proves popular during the summer months. Current opening hours are Monday & Tuesday 3pm-10pm, Wednesday 3pm-11pm, Friday and Saturday 12pm-12am and Sunday 12pm -10pm.


  • Guide Rent (exc. VAT))

  • Last 12 Months Trading Volumes)

    188 beer & cider (36 gallon barrels)
  • Type of Agreement)

    5 year tenancy
  • Fixtures and Fittings Estimate)

  • Security Bond)

  • Stock & Glassware Estimate)

  • Valuation Fees Estimate)

  • TULIP Induction Course)

    £399 TULIP / £150 TLC one day for experienced operators + VAT


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.


Whether you are an experienced Licensee or new to the industry, we provide the relevant introduction and/or
training to suit your level of experience and help you achieve success in running your own pub

Together with our training partner Innfluential we
have a strong commitment to training our Licensees and our team of staff.

Our Training Courses.

TULIP – Thwaites Unique Licensee Induction Programme.

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.

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