LOCATION: Located in Grade Two listed premises in the center of the historic North Yorkshire market town of Richmond. Just off Market Place, the restaurant is hugely popular with both tourists and local residents. Having traded here for over 30 years, the restaurants reputation for high quality Chinese cuisine is legendary, however the premises and location would support any other style of restaurant, bistro or bar operation
DESCRIPTION: Ground Floor - Large restaurant currently laid out to accommodate 75 diners, plus reception seating and bar. Short steps to banquet table. Further to the rear of the restaurant is the kitchen which is superbly and comprehensively equipped with commercial catering equipment. Ample dry store and pot-wash areas. Hall to toilet facilities.
BUSINESS: Been under the same ownership now for over 22 years. During Spring & Summer months the average weekly turnover is in the region of £8,000 from short, evening only service. Showing Adjusted Net Profits n excess of £80,000 prior to directors’ remuneration on accounts for year ended 31st July 2018. The restaurant also enjoys a strong level of takeaway trade too. Offering a delivery service via Uber Eats, Just Eat or Deliveroo would greatly improve takings, especially given the high density residential military camp close by
TENURE: Freehold £525,000
BUSINESS RATES: Nil. From information obtained from the Valuation Office Agency website www.voa.gov.uk
SIZE: Shop Unit 1980 sq ft approximately - Flat 1, 516 sq ft approximately & Flat 2, 1517 sq ft approximately
OPENING HOURS: Monday 5:30-8:30pm - Tuesday Closed - Wednesday 5:30-8:30pm - Thursday 5:30-8:30pm -Friday 5:30-9:30pm -Saturday 5:30-9:30pm & Sunday 5:30-8:30pm
STAFF: Owner managed with 8 part time staff.
Flat 1 - A large four bedroomed self-contained flat over two floors. The flat is tenanted and produces a rent of £620 per calendar month. Flat 2 - A two bedroomed self-contained flat over two floors. The flat is tenanted and produces a rent of £447 per calendar month
TURNOVER: We are advised that the yearly turnover is approximately £108,000 per annum
LEGAL COST: Each party to be responsible for their own legal costs
LOCAL AUTHORITY: Richmond Council
ENERGY PERFORMANCE CERTIFICATE: Shop Unit - Energy Performance Asset Rating is 67- C Rating. C copy of this property’s energy performance certificate is available on request & Flat 1 62 - D - Flat 2 57 - D
COVERS: 75 covers
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Castle Hill, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 4QP