Well performing Convenience Store in Linton for sale
- Asking Price: £49,995 +SAV
We are advised that the business generates a turnover in the region of £208,000. Full financials can be made available upon further request.
Please quote reference B06705
- Tenure: Leasehold
Please quote reference B06705
Hilton Smythe welcomes to the market an exciting opportunity to acquire on a leasehold basis, a well performing and popular convenience store.
Linton Village Hub has been under the careful and meticulous ownership of our client for many years and only now has the business been introduced to the market as they look to concentrate on other business interests and are keen to see the business pass to new owners.
The business is currently run as a convenience store and Post Office providing a wide range of everyday items to the community including groceries, lottery, pay point services, newspapers, and alcohol sales. The business has built up an excellent reputation locally, resulting in many repeat customers leading to a loyal customer base and is seen as a real hub within the local community.
The shop Refrigration is only 7 months old and was designed and fitted especially for the store.
Please note that the Post Office will be removed from the business when sold.
Scope to Improve -
- Extend the opening hours
- Advertising and marketing campaign
- Maximise the use of social media, look at Twitter, Instagram and introducing a dedicated website
- Increase the range of products available
- A well-established business with an enviable reputation and many existing customers.
- Ideal first business.
- Brilliant trading position.
A tremendous opportunity to own this well-established and popular turnkey business, and early enquiries are highly recommended to avoid disappointment.
We are advised that the business has 1 full-time and 5 part-time members of staff.
The business hours are -
Monday – 08:00 – 12:30 & 14:00 – 17:00
Tuesday – 08:00 – 12:30 & 14:00 – 17:00
Wednesday – 08:00 – 12:30 & 14:00 – 17:00
Thursday – 08:00 – 12:30 & 14:00 – 17:00
Friday – 08:00 – 12:30 & 14:00 – 17:00
Saturday – 08:00 – 12:30
Sunday - Closed
The business is located on Main Street within the village of Linton, Derbyshire (DE12) with the village benefiting from having its own school, pub, local shops and is well located for easy access to the nearby towns of Swadlincote, Burton-on-Trent and Ashby-de-la-Zouch as well as the local motorway network giving access to further afield.
The business is located in a ground floor retail premises, entered via street level, with the main store being fitted to a modern standard and is bright, clean and benefits from large display units running almost the full length of the shop, along with various refrigerated storage to compliment the perimeter shelving & racking display units.
To the rear of the premises there is a storage area with shelving and w/c area.
The business further benefits from ample on street parking.
The business is well signed and easily visible.
We are advised that the business is being sold on a leasehold basis, with the lease to be negotiated by the new buyer. The rent is £1,250 per month.