Bakery / Café was established since 1978, offering a range of freshly baked produce including hot and cold sandwiches, pies and breads. It is very well known in this area and being the only bakery around it has a strong base of regular customers in place as well as benefitting from a huge amount of passing trade due to this excellent trading position. The business has continued to trade solidly throughout covid-19 and lockdowns.
The Bakery / Café is in the heart of Aveley, Thurrock - It is one of the only shop on the high street and a very prominent location with schools and local offices around. We have a consistent 140-180 buying customers a day with an average spending of £4.70 per person.
Reason for sale
The business is ideally suited to a hands-on owner-operator but due to the current owner's relocation to a different country he has not been able to efficiently manage the daily hand on operations of the shop, the business has been put up for sale.
The business operates with 4 FT/PT staff who will carry on with the business.
The Bakery / café has traded solidly for years and has established a strong repeat customer base. The business does and average of £4k-5k per week in sales.
The business currently benefits from Small Business Rates Relief and retail relief. Purchasers should enquire with relevant local authorities to confirm the rates payable.
Rent - Very cheap - £7.5k per annum
Lease - 10 Years (9.5 years remaining)
Future trade - If required, any help with bread or pastries supply can be provided directly from our main production centre.
ASKING PRICE - £85,000
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