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Freehold Price: £255000.00 Leasehold Price: £25,000
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Business Description
Post Office with good additional ancillary sales in desirable Edinburgh suburb. Good sized modern freehold property. Current Post Office remuneration circa. £35,000. Good ancillary sales/Thorntons franchise. Very desirable location. Scope to develop existing trade.

Colinton Post Office has been trading from its current location since 2009 when the previous owner relocated from a nearby smaller property to allow the development of the ancillary retail trade.

Our clients have owned the business in its current format since 2013 and have reluctantly placed the business on the market to concentrate on other business interests. The demographics of the area dictate that the Post Office is a vital service to the community and in turn with the popular Thorntons franchise and the high quality cards and gifts on offer make the business a desirable opportunity.

Latterly, the business has been run primarily under management with the owners only spending a limited time in the business. It is thought that an owner operator could develop this opportunity and increase both turnover and profits.

Leasehold option also available - £25,000 premium/£12,000 p.a. rent.

If this business is of interest to you, please request full Sales Particulars or alternatively contact Cornerstone Business Agents on 0131 445 7222 or by email to
Trading Hours:

Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.30pm. Saturday 9.00am to 4.00pm. The Post Office is open the same hours with the exception of Saturday when it is open from 9.00am to 12.30pm.

Tenure: Freehold, Leasehold

Location Details:

Colinton Post Office with its Thorntons franchise and retail shop is located on the B701 (Bridge Road) which runs through the heart of Colinton Village. Colinton itself is located just to the south-west of the city centre and is considered one of the most desirable areas in Scotland’s capital. Colinton has its own parish church, tennis club and is surrounded by a selection of complimentary businesses such as a pharmacy, restaurant, coffee shop, convenience store and other independent operators.

The business is position just a short distance from the city by-pass (A720) while the city centre is easily reachable within a twenty minute drive, home to a number of attractions such as Edinburgh Castle, Princes Street Gardens, Dynamic Earth and Holyrood Palace.

Leasehold Term: £12,000 per annum rent.

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Listed by: Cornerstone Business Agents
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