THE building housing a Northwich town centre pub has been listed for sale.

Located in Witton Street, The Quayside building is being marketed by Christie & Co in Manchester at £800,000.

Comprising two storeys, the pub takes up the ground floor, with five individual businesses taking up the office space on the first floor.

A spokeswoman for The Quayside confirmed the pub would be unaffected by the sale, which is just for the building.

A description of the premises on Rightmove says: "A large detached double fronted highly prominent town centre property of two-storey brick elevations beneath a predominantly multi-pitched tiled roofline.

"The property has the advantage of both pavement seating and enclosed beer patio to the rear, the overall demise being some 878sqm over two floors.

Northwich Guardian: The bar in The QuaysideThe bar in The Quayside (Image: Christie & Co)

"It is prominently located on Witton Street at its intersection with Venables Road within the main licensed and leisure circuit.

"The ground floors is a split-level open-plan trade area, served by a centrally located wooden bar servery, free-standing tables and chairs with fixed perimeter seating.

"It has a comprehensively equipped trade kitchen, food prep and glass wash area, office, and disabled toilet.

"One the first floor, there are independently accessed letting units/office space currently occupied by five individual businesses with communal kitchen, separate ladies and gents toilets, producing a total income of £21,000 per annum."

"Ancillary areas include a ground floor cellar, first floor ladies and gents toilet."

Northwich Guardian: Seating area inside The QuaysideSeating area inside The Quayside (Image: Christie & Co)

According to Rightmove, all fixtures and fittings are included in the sale.

The sale would be a freehold investment. The Quayside pub has a 20-year lease, from 2019, at a rental income of £45,000 per year, with a review planned for 2024.

Anyone interested in making an offer should contact Christie & Co on 0161 524 2732.