The Jawbone Tavern One

The Jawbone Tavern


12 Litherland Road
Bootle, Merseyside
L20 3BZ



Guide Price:

£425,000 including all business fixtures and fittings

Other Key Points:

  • Recently refurbished
  • Wet sales led (10x36 barrels per week)
  • 3 Bed owner accomodation


Additional Information


The Jawbone Tavern was originally built in 1802 and is thought to be the oldest pub in Bootle, Merseyside. It is as popular today with the local community as it was probably then.

About The Area

The Jawbone Tavern is located within the highly populated area of Bootle, Merseyside.

Property Description

Internal Details
Ground Floor Bar / Lounge

The main entrance into The Jawbone is on Litherland Road, and leads into the bar/lounge area which is furnished with loose tables, chairs, stools and some fixed wall seating. There are a number of raised seating areas in the lounge. The floor is part carpeted, part tiled and the interior decor is of a contemporary design. There are a number of wall mounted TV plasma screens and three AWP machines within this area.

The bar servery is of a traditional design and is well equipped with refrigerated bottled beer cabinets, a glass washing machine, a full range of beer pumps and spirit optics, a coffee machine and an EPOS till system.


The kitchen is situated at the rear of the bar servery and is fully equipped with a full range of fixtures and equipment, and meets all local authority standards.

Ladies and Gents toilet facilities are located at the rear of the lounge area.

An outside smoking area is located at the rear of the property and is furnished with loose tables and chairs. Adjacent to this area are two large storage rooms which are presently used to store wet and dry stock.

First Floor - Function Room

Accessed via an internal staircase from the bar area, the function suite can cater for up to approximately 60 covers. It has a fully equipped bar servery and is furnished with loose tables and chairs.

Ladies and Gents toilet facilities are located in this area.

First / Second Floor Living Accommodation

Accessed by a private outside entrance and an internal staircase the accommodation is decorated and maintained to a high standard and comprises of a fitted kitchen, dining room, living room, bathroom/WC and three large double bedrooms. Also on the second floor is an administration office and storeroom.

Fixtures And Fittings

All fixtures and fittings are to be included within the sale however any items that are owned or hired from a third party or personal to the owner will be exempted.

Other Details

The Jawbone Tavern has the benefit of gas supply and central heating throughout, CCTV and a security alarm system.

Permitted Hours

Monday to Wednesday 10.00 a.m. until Midnight

Thursday to Saturday 10.00 a.m. until 01.00 a.m.

Sunday 10 a.m. until Midnight

Premises Licence Number: 004212

Licensed Trade Associates has not examined any licence documentation and any future buyer must arrange with their solicitors to verify this information.

Energy Performance Certificate

An Energy Performance Certificate is being prepared by our client and will be made available to prospective purchasers in due course.

Tenure Details



3 years certified accounts are available to seriously interested parties following a formal viewing.

Reason For Sale

After many years in the licensed trade the owner is retiring.

Price Details

Price including all business fixtures and fittings and goodwill but excluding all stock £425,000

Viewing And Confidentiality

All arrangements to view are strictly by appointment through Mr Bob Collins and no approaches whatsoever must be made to the owner or the business. For an appointment to view please telephone Bob Collins on 07721 329999.

Agents Notes

Prospective purchasers should make their own enquiries as to the adequacy and present condition of all service installations and related equipment at the property, whether or not referred to in these particulars. Licensed Trade Associates for themselves, and the vendors or lessors of this property, whose agents they are give notice that - (1.) The particulars are set out as a general outline only, for guidance to intending purchasers or lessees, and do not constitute either in whole or part of an offer or contract. (2.) All descriptions, dimensions, references to condition and necessary permissions for use and occupation and other details are given without responsibility and intending Purchasers or Tenants should not rely on them as statements or representation of fact but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of same. (3.) No persons in the employment of Licensed Trade Associates has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property. All prices are quoted exclusive of VAT unless otherwise indicated.