To buy or not to buy…that is the question!

The historic Shakespeare Pub in Farnworth is going under the hammer to be sold at auction.

The pub on Glynne Street in Farnworth has a guide price of £400,000 to £450,000.

The Grade II listed building will be sold to the highest bidder on Thursday and details stage that the building ' would suit conversion for residential or commercial uses subject to the necessary consents being obtained.

Built in 1926, as a pub it features a beer garden and car park and can service around 70 customers in total at ' a fantastic solid oak central bar area'.

All rooms feature original features.

There are four bedrooms in the living are of the pub

As the pub is a listed building, potential buyers are advised to make their own enquiries with Historic England.

The pub will be sold at an online auction.

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