Sold £32,500 - General Retail
Operating from substantial, secure and superbly fitted corner parade premises, the business currently primarily conducts an extremely popular retail operation of an extensive selection of traditional fresh butchery meats, poultry and associated savouries and the owner prides itself on a contemporary approach to a traditional butchers shop as well as offering quality and an excellent service The business also stocks an excellent choice of Home produced products a well asgeneral convenience grocery items and would naturally furnish any enthusiastic purchaser with ample scope for continued growth, not least with regard to still further expansion of the retail products currently provided, the possible provision of wholesale supplies services of its butchery products to other local retail and catering establishments and to operating considerably extended hours in order to fully exploit year-round local retail demand.
The business would also benefit by adopting a more vigorous marketing policy of its excellent existing products, particularly with reference to the possible introduction of online advertising and ordering, in order to improve upon the already high levels of turnover and profitability it has achieved in the last few years since being established some by the current owners and we would strongly recommend the earliest possible viewing to avoid disappointment.
Financial Information – Current average retail takings in the region of £3000 per week with scope to increase GP
Lease The premises are being offered with the benefit of an existing lease, a new lease would be available subject to terms and conditions
Rent The current rent amounts to £9800 pa
Business Rates We are advised that the Business Rates payable currently stand at zero
Trading Hours 4/1/2 days 8.00 am – 5.00 pm
PROPERTY DESCRIPTION Fitted and presented to the highest trade specifications throughout, these substantial and well maintained leasehold terraced parade premises provide outstanding and highly functional internal business accommodation which briefly comprises an inviting open-fronted public entrance into the main, bright, welcoming and deceptively spacious open-planned retail sales and customer service showroom area, set out in mini-supermarket style with tiled flooring throughout for easy cleaning, which houses a substantial glass-fronted, refrigerated and illuminated serve-over counter for fresh butchery meats and poultry with electronic till point, weighing facilities and a fully equipped meat preparation/cutting area with full complement of butchers blocks to rear plus walk in Fridge Externally Occupying an outstanding trading position among other complementary outlets on a high footfall metropolitan retail thoroughfare, to the exterior the premises are well signed and attractively presented Fixtures & Fittings The business is well fitted throughout and a valuable inventory of equipment is to be included in the sale price.
Reason for sale – relocation for family reasons
Viewing Arrangements All arrangements to view are strictly by an appointment through the offices of City Business Broker and no approaches whatsoever should be made to the owner or the business. For an appointment to view, please telephone 0121 452 5133 /07775903332
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