This modern purpose built restaurant and self contained function room is situated on the Ellesmere Port boat museum complex, overlooking the Manchester ship canal and having excellent road access being within a couple of minutes drive of Junction 9 of the M53 Motorway. The seven acre visitor experience includes a boat museum with a system of locks and canals, a wide range of craft activities together with cycle and walking routes. There is also a hotel and development of modern apartments arranged around the locks providing a good catchment population for the restaurant. It established a regular clientele, last trading as ‘The Galley’ and was a performing venue with space for a separate coffee shop. There is a fully equipped comercial kitchen and bar facilities with an inventory detailing the equipment, fixtures and fittings which are to be included in the sale. There is also hardstanding for outside tables alongside the canal. There is potential to convert the upper floor function room to a self contained residential unit subject to obtaining planning permission


Auction Date 23rd September 2020
Lot Number 13
Guide Price £170,000 to £200,000
Status Available
Lot Type Vacant Commercial
Address 1 South Pier, Telfords Quay, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4FL view on map
Tenure Leasehold
Viewing By arrangement with the auctioneers.



Ground Floor Entrance hall with understairs storage cupboard. Main restaurant with 50 covers, bar area, French doors and picture windows overlooking the canal Fitted commercial kitchen Washroom Store WC
First Floor Function room with bar Storeroom Eaves storage Office Ladies and Gents WC’s
Externally Hardstanding for seating, 10 parking spaces and bin space
Tenure Leasehold for the residue of a 125 year lease from 1989.

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