The Sketch Bar And Serviced Apartments

The Sketch Bar And Serviced Apartments


21 London Road
L3 8HR



Guide Price:

Price including some business fixtures and fittings £565,000

Other Key Points:

  • Excellent future potential for serviced apartments
  • Profitable business
  • Good trading location


Additional Information


The popular Sketch Bar and its two serviced apartments are located at the junction of London Road and Camden Street, Liverpool City Centre.

This is a vibrant area of the city due to its mix of restaurants and bars and several recently developed hotel premises. The area in general is also being redeveloped with apartment buildings being built to accommodate both students and private accommodation.

Property Description

The main entrance into the Sketch Bar is on London Road and leads into the bar area which has some raised areas furnished with fixed wall seating, loose tables, chairs and bar stools and the floor is wood throughout. The decorative style of the interior is extremely colourful and quite unique.

The Sketch Bar is well known for its music scene in Liverpool and has a DJ unit and stage.

The bar servery is well equipped with back-bar bottle beer cabinets, a coffee machine, a glass- washer and an EPOS till.  There is full range of dispensers selling a section of beer and lagers.

Ladies and gents’ toilets facilities are located at the rear of the bar area.

Serviced Apartments

Access to the apartments is via a private entrance at the side of Sketch Bar on Camden Street.

There are two apartments located on the first and second floor, both are identical in their layout and design and comprise of two bedrooms with two double beds and one bedroom with three single beds.

Both units have a fully kitchen complete with utensils and a bathroom/WC with shower facilities.

The occupancy rate for these units is 92% to date and all bookings are via Air B&B.

Fixtures & Fittings

All fixtures and fittings are to be included in the sale. Any items that are owned by a third party or personal to our clients will be exempt.


The business has the benefit of gas central heating throughout, interior and exterior CCTV and a security alarm system.

Permitted Hours

Monday to Sunday 10.00 a.m. until 01.00 a.m.

Premises Licence No:  LA050753

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.


The property is freehold.


There are audited accounts available to seriously interested parties following a formal accompanied viewing.

Guide Price

Price including all business fixtures and fittings and goodwill but excluding all stock £565,000.

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

It is highly recommended that any interested parties intending to purchase the Warbreck have a full survey and an asbestos report carried out.

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.