Successful And Lucrative Business Viewing A Must.
- Asking Price: £299,950 +SAV
- Turnover: The Business has reported an annual net profit in the region of £41,000 per annum.
- Tenure: Freehold
Hilton Smythe are delighted to welcome to the market an opportunity to acquire on a Freehold basis a truly outstanding Fish & Chip Shop business with a stunning 2-bedroom mid terrace house, that has built up an enviable reputation not just locally but within the industry in general. The business has only now been placed on the market for sale as it’s our clients desire to relocate. Rothes Fish & Chips has been established for over 60 years with the current owners for 12 years. They have had consistent increase in turnover for the last 3 years and now operates at a great level of turnover and net profit that will not disappoint. In addition to the excellent financial figures that the business reports it must be clearly stated that these have been achieved with the business only operating on a 26.5-hour working week, leaving huge potential to take the business to the next level. Rothes Fish & Chips operates from an immaculately presented traditional takeaway shop, with the business having undergone an extensive programme of refurbishment and is presented in superb “turn-key” condition. It prides itself on delivering the highest quality food cooked fresh to order, along with an exceptional level of customer service. The fish bar uses sustainably sourced produce adding to the overall customer experience.There is scope to further increase the already impressive level of turnover with the introduction of revised opening hours (currently only 26.5 hours a week), with additions of opening lunch time, offering a delivery service and introducing some new additions to the menu.A fantastic opportunity to purchase this well-established, long standing business with a fantastic reputation.
The business is run & managed by the current owners.
The business currently operates Tuesday to Saturday 16:00 to 20:30Sunday 1600 to 20:00
Rothes Fish & Chips is located in the picturesque village of Rothes (AB38) in a prominent trading location situated on New Street and surrounded by a mixture of complementary businesses and residential property, leading to a consistently high level of footfall & passing trade. Rothes benefits from a good choice of independent shops, hotels, a health centre and a primary school. The local town of Elgin provides a more extensive range of facilities, including a leisure centre, library, hospital, various supermarkets and a train station with services to Inverness, Aberdeen and beyond. The local area around Rothes offers an abundance of outdoor pursuits and recreational facilities, including numerous walks and mountain bike trails, salmon fishing on the renowned River Spey, a number of excellent golf courses and whisky distilleries in the area. Winter pursuits such as skiing can be found approximately an hour’s drive away at the Lecht and the Cairngorm mountain ranges.
Rothes Fish & Chips is located within a ground floor take away and premises, immaculately presented and maintained to the very highest standard, entered via ground level into a bright, airy and inviting interior, briefly comprising.Main Shop• Customer ordering & payment point, • Wall mounted TV displays,• Information notice board & highly visible wall mounted menu,• KFE Kiremko range,• Double pizza oven,• Various chilled drinks fridges,• Coffee machine, • Shelved display area,• Customer seating area,Rear Shop• Immaculately presented preparation area with potatoes washing & chipping machines,• Double stainless-steel sink, • Full extraction system,• Spare till, • Microwaves x 2, • Further storage and staff w/c area, • Exit to rear of the premises.Owners AccommodationThe business also comes with a beautifully presented 2-bedroom mid terraced property, that has been fully refurbished to an exceptional standard & briefly comprises, • Main lounge area• Feature fire place & Wood burning stove,• Good sized dining kitchen that has been fully refitted,• 2 double bedrooms each with their own office / dressing room space,• Stunning family bathroom with separate double shower, again refurbished & finished to an exceptional standard. Externally there is,• Double garage, that is currently being used as a workshop, with the other half being used as storage for the shop, • Large low maintenance rear garden, • Various seating areas,• Area of decking along with some raised planters,• Good sized monobloc driveway with private entrance to both the shop & rear of the house, suitable parking for numerous vehicles. Both the shop and the house are truly in excellent condition and are a credit to the current owners who have invested heavily to get it to the immaculate standard it is currently presented in.
We are advised that tenure is offered on a Freehold basis.