The Vines Public House

This Property Has Sold!

The Vines Public House

Includes 8 fully fitted bedrooms with 26 beds.


81 Lime Street
L1 1JQ



Guide Price:

Including all business fixtures, fittings £150,000.

Other Key Points:

  • Room sales, 2020/2021 via in excess of £120,000 per year
  • Established business
  • Sought after location being in a city centre
  • 4am premises licence 7 days a week


Additional Information

About The Area

The Vines on Lime Street is one of Liverpool's historic pubs, having been a favourite for many generations for its range of real ales and excellent customer service. It has traded successfully for many years and is still popular with locals and overseas visitors.


The Vines is located on Lime Street in Liverpool City Centre close to the Adelphi Hotel and Liverpool’s main railway station. The area has just undergone a £10m renovation programme which includes a new hotel, a shopping mall, private apartments, and extra student accommodation units.

Property Description

Ground Floor

There are a number of entrances into The Vines but the main one leads into the bar/lounge area which is furnished with loose tables, chairs, and bar stools with some fixed wall seating. It still has the original wood panelling on all walls, original Victoria fireplaces and a decorative original ceiling.

The bar servery is centrally located to serve both bar and lounge and is well equipped with bottle beer fridges, beer dispense pumps, optics and 2 EPOS tills.

Ladies and Gents toilet facilities recently refurbished are located within this area.

Ground Floor Banqueting Suite Shamrock Room

This grand room is used for private functions and live entertainment and can accommodate up to 250 people. It is furnished with loose tables, chairs and fixed wall seating and there is a fixed stage area equipped with a sound-to-light system for live music and Bands a large drop-down screen is fitted to watch SKY and BT SPORTS.

The bar servery is well equipped with bottle beer cabinets, beer dispense pumps, spirit optics and an EPOS till.

One of the major features of the Banqueting Suite is the centrally located magnificent glass ceiling dome.


Located at the rear of the ground floor is a small kitchen which is well equipped and meets all local authority standards.

First And Second Floor - Letting Accommodation

Accessed via a separate outside entrance the accommodation comprises of eight bedrooms all on-suite with a total of twenty-six beds, all the bedrooms are furnished to a high standard The accommodation side of the overall business is highly profitable.


The Vines has the benefit of interior and exterior CCTV, gas central heating throughout a security alarm system and air conditioning it meets all local authority and fire risks regulations assessments.

Trading Hours

Monday to Sunday 9am till 4am. Premises Licence No LA050983

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 Vines is leased from Star Pub Company which is renewed every 5 years. The present rent is £48k per annum business rates payable 2020 2021 is £16k.

The trading tie with Star Pub Company obliges the leesee to purchase 100% draft beers and lagers, 80% bottle beers and freedom to buy from any source all spirits, wine, and soft drinks.

Guide Price

Including all business fixtures and fittings £150,000


There are 2 years management profitable accounts available to seriously interested parties following a formal viewing.

Reason For Sale

The present tenant wishes to spedn more time on his other business interests.

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 given 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 have 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.