Mailbox Estates welcome to the market an opportunity to acquire a traditional Fish & Chip Shop that is unopposed and heavily relied upon in the community.
The store provides exceptional customer service and has a loyal customer base.
The Opportunity * Open only 25 hours per week * Ideal owner run or staff managed * Established business with the same owners for over 13 years
Reason for sale * After running the business for over 13 years, our clients reluctantly sell this gem of a business due to genuine retirement.
Location * The store is located in a well populated rural village location and has no local competition. * Opposite the store is a Pub.
Turnover * We have been advised by our client that the turnover is around £4,000 - £4,500 per week on average.
* The business uses only Uber Eats and this contributes to around £600 - £1000 per week. Other delivery platforms can be added such as Just Eat or Deliveroo to increase the sales. There are no card payments taken at the store.
Fixtures and Fittings The business is well-fitted throughout and a valuable inventory of equipment is included in the sale price such as: * Middleton 3 pan range * 2 Part Chip Box * 3 Archway kebab machines * 6 Pot Baine Marie * Salad Fridge * Walk in fridge / freezer * Fridge and Freezer * 1 X Commercial Microwave * 1 X standard Microwave * Foster Fridge * Lava Grill * CCTV 10 channel * Bold Chipper / Peeler * Bold batter mix machine
Opening Hours * Tuesday to Saturday 4:30pm - 9:30pm * The store is closed on Sunday and Monday and is licenced to operate 7 days a week.
Internal: * Upon entering the store you find yourself in the chip shop with servery counter, behind which is a three pan range, and kebab rotisseries. * Behind the servery there is a kitchen, a prep and wash up room, store room and staff W.C.
External There is free on street parking outside the business and a shared public car park opposite the store. The premises also further benefits from side loading access.
Tenure * The site is offered by way of the transfer of the existing lease with 11 years remaining and an option to renew at the end of the term.
Rent: * The rent per annum is £12,000 including the accommodation above.
Accommodation: * Currently vacant, the two bedroom accommodation benefits with seperate access and this property could achieve rental income of £750 per calender month.
This can offset the total rent payable leaving only £2,960 to pay per year.
Legal costs * Each party to be responsible for their own legal costs in connection with the sale. * Landlords legal fees are the vendors and buyers responsiblility and are payable equally.
Rates * The business benefits from Small Business Rates Relief.