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Established Since 2013
Weekly Takings £3,000
Gross Profits of Over 62%
Low Rent £127 Per Week
Scope For Deliveries/Outside Catering
EPC - D
REF 5620 – Leasehold Artisan Bakery/Deli/Café & Catering Business
Blacks Brokers are proud to bring to the market this leasehold artisan bakery with deli/café and catering business located in the much sought after area of Handbridge, Chester.
Spoilt For Choice has been trading from number 11 Handbridge since 2013 previous to this business a deli was trading from this location from 2008. Over that time, it has firmly established itself within the local community, gaining a large and loyal customer base and a superb reputation.
Handbridge is a popular and much sought after area of Chester. It is hugely popular with tourists and visitors all year round. The business is placed centrally in the village, and lies close to Chester University and many local residential areas. The business enjoys this superb trading location which is perfect for regular trade in addition to plenty of passing trade. The nearby bridge is exceptionally popular, steeped in local history which crosses the River Dee and can be accessed from the city walls in many directions.
REASON FOR SALE
The business is only being offered for sale due to our client’s retirement.
The building is available on a competitive rent on a Full Repair and Insure lease (FRI lease). This is the most common form of commercial property lease. The current lease is a rolling lease with the local council and is charged at £550 per calendar month.
BUILDING LAYOUT AND DESIGN
The business is housed within the ground floor of an impressive, mid terrace, period property. The single frontage is glazed, with good branding and signage on display.
Inside, the main seating and servery area is nicely presented with tiled flooring and tasteful décor. This area offers seating for 8 and there is space for a further 2 outside in the warmer months. Deli products are displayed in display fridges with menu boards displayed behind the servery counter. The open plan kitchen can be viewed from this main area where the baking and food preparation takes place. The kitchen is professionally equipped with high quality fixture and fittings in place. To the rear is a staff toilet.
Externally to the rear is a small yard area with shared access and an additional outbuilding with two storeroom areas.
There is space for two cars to the rear of the building.
The business is currently operating with two part time members of staff in addition to our client.
Financial details are available upon a viewing of the business and the business has traded solidly over its trading history. The business generates impressive weekly takings of £3,000 with strong gross profits of almost 60%. Many customers are from the local area as one would expect with much passing trade as mentioned above.
This leasehold business is a refreshing mix of bakery, deli and outside catering generating impressive takings from all income streams. There is plenty of scope to develop the business further with development of the outside catering service. This proposition would ideally suit an owner operating team who could push the business forward and build upon the solid and impressive trading foundations. Early viewings are strongly advised as early interest and completion is much anticipated.
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