We currently have these pub tenancies available, see details below.

The Star Inn Sulgrave


The Star Inn, Manor Road, Sulgrave, Banbury, OX17 2SA

The Star Inn occupies an excellent position within this popular South Northamptonshire Village. It has a reputation for quality food and has 4 letting bedrooms which have recently won the Hook Norton Brewery award for best accommodation pub.

If you are interested in finding out more Please give us a call on 01608 737210 or email brewery@hooky.co.uk

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Trading Area and Style

The main trading area consists of a large bar area with separate restaurant. Fully equipped kitchen, traditionally furnished throughout, with many original features remaining, including a large open fireplace to main bar, flagstone floors, exposed beams, a brick bar, and providing a seating area for around 20 people.

The Separate restaurant area, which is currently used as both a breakfast room and restaurant offers c25 covers approximately and is ideal for any private functions.

There is parking to the rear of the pub and also parking is allowed throughout the village. To the rear of the building there is a large outside area with a patio area and substantial gardens of approximately 1 acre.

Letting Accommodation

The Premises have 4 letting rooms, all en-suite. Comprising of three doubles and one twin room all with their own character.

Private Accommodation

1 Bedroom, kitchen, bathroom, living room/office for tenant’s occupation.

Letting Details

Agreement: TBA
Deposit: £TBA
Fixtures and Fittings: TBA
Rent: £TBA
Free of Tie – Wines and Spirits
NO RPI rent clause in agreement
Business Value: £8900
Council Tax Band: C
South Northamptonshire District Council.

Utilities: Oil fired central heating. LPG Gas serves kitchens. Mains water and drainage

Technical Information:

Composite Brewers Barrels (36 gallons)

2013 – 2014 Quantity 2014 to 2015 Quantity 2015 to 2016 Quantity
Own Draught 36 Own Draught 40 Own Draught 44
Foreign Draught 3 Foreign Draught 4 Foreign Draught 3
Foreign Lager 14 Foreign Draught 11 Foreign Lager 11
Cider 6 Cider 5 Cider 5


Premise Licence Opening Hours

Sunday to Thursdays 10:00 to 00:30
Fridays and Saturdays 10:00 to 01:30

Licensed for:

Live music / Recorded music / Performance of dance / Provision of late night refreshment / Sale by retail of alcohol

The Great Western Arms Blockley

Great Western Arms – Blockley

Great Western Arms, is situated in the picturesque Cotswold Village of Blockley. A fantastic opportunity to run a pub in an excellent location..

If you are interested in finding out more Please give us a call on 01608 737210 or email brewery@hooky.co.uk



Located in the popular Cotswold Village of Blockley which lies 4 miles outside of Moreton in Marsh a busy and thriving Market Town with a weekly market.  The pub is the only pub in the village (there is also a hotel), and as such, given its attractive location, gives an excellent opportunity for the right tenant. 

M5 approx 15/20 miles away, excellent train links to the south; London Paddington as well as direct trains to Oxford. Cheltenham Town can be reached by car is approximately 28 miles away.

Trading Areas:

The trading area of the pub consists of front entrance lobby which leads through into the public bar area. This has a timber servery, timber flooring and a beamed ceiling. There are two fireplaces; one containing a gas fire, and a darts throw. Seating for circa 40 people. Separate Restaurant which also has a bar servery. Fireplace with wood burning stove, beamed ceiling and a mix of timber and tiled flooring. The restaurant could cater for up to 40 covers.

The pub also has a fully equipped catering Kitchen on the ground floor. Ladies and Gents loos located at lower ground floor level with a cleaners’ store. The beer cellar is located at lower ground floor.

Externally the pub has a small patio area at lower ground floor level which has a timber smoking shelter and shed containing an outside bar. There are two store places off the patio. Car port to side. Car park for up to 12 vehicles. Small lawned beer garden.

Private Accommodation

4 bedrooms, office, Kitchen, bathroom arranged at first floor level.


Agreement: 5 Year Tenancy Agreement

Deposit: £6000

Rent: £24,000

Tenants Trade Inventory:  Estimated at circa £20,000

Stock: Estimated at circa £4,500

Free of tie on wines, spirits and minerals.

Composite Brewers Barrels: (36 gallons):

2014 to 2015

(Sept to October)

Quantity 2015 to 2016

(Sept to October)

Quantity 2016 to 2017
(Sept to October)
Own Draught 35 Own Draught 43 Own Draught 61
Foreign Draught 20 Foreign Draught 12 Foreign Draught 8
Foreign Draught 42 Foreign Lager 32 Foreign Lager 25
Cider 8 Cider 0 Cider 6


Council Tax:

Band: C

Rateable Value £11,000

General Information

Licensed for:

Performance of Dance

Provision of Facilities for Dancing


Provision of Facilities for Making Music

Indoor Sporting Events

Live Music

Recorded Music

Opening Hours:

10.00 – 01.00 Friday and Saturday

10.00 – 00.00 Monday to Thursday and Sunday

The Butchers Arms Kings Sutton

The Butchers Arms, Kings Sutton


The Butchers, as it is known locally is situated in the middle of the village of Kings Sutton, located on the Northants/Oxford border. Hook Norton Brewery are pleased to offer the tenancy of this classical village pub, serving as it does, the people of the village and the surrounding area. The market Town of Banbury is approximately 4 miles away, the village has its own Train Station with direct train services to London/Marylebone in 70 minutes, Oxford 22 miles, trains to Paddington (via Oxford) in 80 minutes.

Trading Area

The pub is composed of a bar area, together with a separate dining area/games room. The bar has seating for approximately 30 and has a timber servery, beamed ceiling and open fire. There is a games room off which currently houses a darts throw and pool table, but this area could be converted into a dining area to seat approximately 26 covers. There is a catering kitchen which will require equipment installing. Ladies, gents and disabled W.C. Traditional cellar.

Externally the pub has a flagged area to the front which has picnic benches. Driveway leading to gravel car parking for approximately 14 vehicles with an extra 3 spaces in front of the garage. There are three brick-built outbuildings providing storage. Mature lawned beer garden with two Aunt Sally throws.

Private Accommodation

Arranged at first floor level the private accommodation comprises of a Lounge, bathroom, dining room/office, bathroom and three bedrooms.

Letting Details

Proposed Rent: £21,000 per annum

Deposit £5,000

Fixtures & Fittings £9,000 (subject to valuation)

Stock & Glassware £3,500 (subject to valuation)

Free of Tie on Wines, Spirits & Minerals.

Rateable Value £12,750

Council Tax Band: B


Mains Gas and Water

Composite Brewers Barrels: (36 gallons):

2014 – 2015

(Sept to October)

Quantity 2015 to 2016

(Sept to October)

Quantity 2016 to 2017

(Sept to October)

Own Draught 28 Own Draught 23 Own Draught 22
Foreign Draught 85 Foreign Draught 92 Foreign Draught 88
Foreign Lager 78 Foreign Draught 79 Foreign Lager 75
Cider 28 Cider 31 Cider 31


Licensed for

  • Live Music
  • Late night refreshment

Opening Hours

  • Sunday to Thursday 10.00 to 00.30
  • Friday to Saturday    10.00 – 02 00