Well respected family ran butchers for sale
Please quote reference B06045
Hilton Smythe are delighted to bring to the market a fantastic opportunity to acquire on a leasehold basis a long standing and well respected traditional local butchers.
Wheelers Family Butchers has been trading from this location for many years, building up an excellent local reputation.
There has been a butcher trading from the location for 80 years, with our client impressively operating for the last 30 years and having thoroughly enjoyed running the business. He is now looking to sell the business due to his desire to take well-earned retirement from the industry.
The business operates as a traditional walk-in retail business only, offering mainly English cuts of meat to the local community, with our clients focus on quality and continues to personally source the range of meats sourced directly from local sources.
The shop comes with many areas of potential development to instantly boost current sales levels or if any new owner wishes, could completely change the business type to suit their own business, subject to any relevant planning permissions that may be required.
We recommend any new owner looks at any of the following: -
- Create a website with an online ordering facility
- Extend opening hours
- Boost new awareness of the business through further social media & local leaflet drops
- Add a catering arm to the business including outside catering for local events along with the supply of produce to the catering industry.
Very rarely do such long standing, well respected businesses of this calibre come to the open market therefore, early enquiries must come highly recommended to avoid disappointment.
We are advised that the business generated a turnover in the region of £360,000, with a net profit in the region of £30,000. Full financials can be made available upon further request.
Please quote reference B06045
We are advised that the business has 3 full time members of staff.
The business is currently trading;
Monday – 07:30-17:00
Tuesday – 07:30-17:00
Wednesday – 07:30-17:00
Thursday – 07:30-17:00
Friday – 07:30-17:00
Saturday – 07:30-17:00
Sunday - Closed
Wheelers Family Butchers is located in a prime trading location within a popular trading parade of shops on the busy Heath Park Road area of Romford (RM2).
The business benefits from ample parking and being surrounded by a wealth of complementary shops and residential properties resulting in a good volume of repeat local and passing trade.
Substantial ground floor double fronted premises extending to 68 m² with traditional external canopy in a prime trading location. The business benefits from being very nicely presented, air conditioned and well maintained throughout.
Briefly Comprising, Entrance into main shop serving area, with three large glass serving counters, display area and electronic scales / till point with window displays located to the front.
Further preparation area to the rear of the premises.
All fixtures & fitting along with the following equipment -
- 3x Server Over Counters
- 3x Chest freezers
- 1x Sausage filler
- 3x Butchers blocks.
- Vacuum packer
- Ham Miser
- Basements walk in fridge
- Bacon slicer
- Air Con
We are advised that the business is being sold on a Leasehold basis, on a yearly rolling lease. The rent is currently £750 per month, and the business has £0 rates payable.