Freehold Independent Convenience Store - Grocers, Fresh Produce, Post Office, Lottery, Newsagent, Hot And Cold Deli Plus 3-bed Living Accommodation
Freehold : £ 775,000
Post Office : £ 14,400p.a.
Turnover : £ 17,000 p.w.
The premises are in a very prominent main street village location and have substantial street frontage. The large ground floor is bright, clean and superbly fitted as a retail convenience store. The premises also comprise a rear store, offices, staff facilities, side store and fuel storage area. Adjacent to main premises there is a separate lock up shop with potentail for additional rental income. Outside the spacious forecourt is fittted with fuel pumps which are currently disused.
This busy convenience store supplies a full range of everyday goods to the local community and passing trade, including fresh fruit and vegetables, hot and cold deli produce and freshly baked bread, home baked tarts, cakes etc. The store is also a newagents selling papers and magazines to customers who also benefit from the Post Office and Lottery facility provided.
Family owned, this business was established 30 years ago and has been under the current ownership for 20 years. The vendor took over from his father and mother 20 years ago and has developed and extended the business and since gained an excellent reputation within the local community.
Situated in a peaceful neighbourhood on a village main street the store has substantial street frontage and generates a consistent weekly turnover of approx. £24,000. This is a rare opportunity to purchase a lifestyle busines opportunity with tremendous potential for further growth in a lovely rural location.
All of the fixtures and fittings currently installed and used by the business in pursuance of its daily operations are included in the sale including the EPOS system for tills, barcode scanners etc
The level of customer service provided by the business is self evident in the amount of repeat customers returning to the shop on a weekly or indeed a more frequent basis. The store is highly successful and thrives for a number of good commercial reasons, supplying a large range of goods, personal attention to customer needs and a personal reputation for being spotlessly clean and hygenic, all of which combine to provide a good value shopping experience within a pleasant environment
||Monday – Saturday: 7 am – 9 pm
Sunday: 8 am – 8 pm
||The convenience store is run by the owner/general manager supported by eight full time staff and six part time staff plus his wife who is responsible for the post office.
||The first floor of the building offers modern well fitted owners accomodation with three bedrooms, bathroom, sitting room and modern kitchen. Additionally the property boasts a first floor roof terrace.
||The freehold valuation is circa £585,000 with annual rates of £4487.