Swiss Cottage, Peterborough

Freehold for Sale

Price: Offers in the Region of £270,000 Ex VAT (exc VAT)

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Community local with function room occupying a prominent corner plot close to the city centre

Key Points

  • 2,918 sq ft Gross External Area - (271 sq m)
  • Freehold sale with benefit of vacant possession
  • Wet-led community local within walking distance of city centre
  • Large function room with dedicated bar
  • Patio trade garden with tables providing c. 24 covers
  • Three bedroom private accommodation
  • EPC Rating: E (106)


Peterborough is a cathedral city in Cambridgeshire, England, which has an expanding population of 183,631 (according to the 2011 census). This community local occupies a corner plot in a predominantly residential area, situated within a short walk of the city centre and Peterborough United football ground.


The Swiss Cottage is a brick-built property predominantly arranged over two stories, with a single story extension linking to the function room at the rear.

The open-plan internal trade area is L-shaped and features a central bar servery, fixed seating and games area with darts board and pool table.  Male and female WCs are located to the rear.  The back of house includes a basement cellar, domestic kitchen, dining room, office and storage rooms.

On the first floor the private accommodation consists of three bedrooms, 2pc shower room and separate WC.

Externally, the enclosed trade courtyard has tables providing approximately 24 covers and sheltered smoking solution.  A narrow driveway accessed off Orchard Street leads to a brick-built garage.

To the rear of the courtyard is a large function room, which has a small servery and will accommodate around 40 covers.


The area of the site is 431m² or 0.1 acres and the ground floor footprint (GEA) of the public house extends to 271m² (2,918ft²).

Measurements are taken from digital mapping and are approximate.


We are advised the premises is not Listed, nor is it in a Conservation Area. The relevant local authority is Peterborough City Council. 

Trading Figures

Our client has never operated the business during their ownership and therefore does not have access to trading information.

Premises Licence

The property's premises licence will be transferred with the sale. A copy can be made available, upon request. 

Fixtures & Fittings

All fixtures & fittings remaining in the property on completion owned by the vendor will be included in the sale. The sale excludes any third party owned items such as beer raising equipment. 

Rates & Charges

Business Rates
£9,696.00 per annum (based on a Rateable Value of £20,200)
Council Tax
£807.09 per annum (Band A)

2 Grove Street