AJF Commercial are pleased to welcome to the market this delightful and extremely popular well-established Fabrics, Haberdashery and school uniform business known locally as Threads, in the beautiful historic town of Ruthin, North Wales.
Ruthin is a significant tourist town in the county of Denbighshire, North Wales which attracts thousands of visitors every year.
The town has an abundance of residential houses and schools and hosts a large range of desirable shops, hotels, restaurants and bars, making this an ideal place to stay and visit.
The famous Ruthin Castle and St Peters square are located at the top of the hill within the main town itself and all within a short drive from the A496, the A55 road and the motorway networks.
The business engulfs a large amount of passing trade from locals and tourists with North Wales being famous for its beautiful beaches and a coastline stretching 250 miles. This area is of outstanding natural beauty with the Snowdonia National Park being a fantastic tourist attraction.
The business is perfectly positioned in the centre of the town on the busy through road and thrives on much repeat trade from locals and tourists.
Threads is in an excellent trading spot situated next door to the historic Ruthin Gaol which is a highly popular visitor centre for tourists.
The business has good visibility signage to the front and ample car parking to the front of the business.
The business is well established and has an enviable reputation in providing the community and visitors with an extensive range of quilting fabrics, a variety of essential fabrics, haberdashery, wools, embroidery silks and accessories, needle craft items, buttons and zips.
The business also supplies school uniforms for Ruthin senior school Ysgol Brynhyfryd and 5 further junior schools which include Pen Barras, Borthyn, Rhos Street, Gellifor and Llanbedr.
The business has a Facebook page providing further advertising in the local community.
The premises are Grade II listed and have some beautiful original features throughout.
Double fronted freehold terraced property over 2 floors.
The main entrance opens onto the shop floor, which has an area of 940 sq. ft (87.3 sq. m) this includes a new extension and a side room which contains a large quantity of quilting materials.
2 x children’s changing areas.
Ground floor W/C.
Serving counter with EPOS till, card machine and telephone point.
Door leading to good sized patio and large rear garden with excellent views to Ruthin Gaol.
This can be accessed both from the shop and from a separate front door.
There are stairs leading to the main room and from there to three additional small rooms, presently used for storage, two of these have the facilities, one for a kitchen and the second for a bathroom.
Reason for sale:
The business has now become available to the market as our client wishes to take a well-earned and well deserved early retirement.
We are advised that the tenure is Freehold.
We are advised that the business rates are £695 per annum.
We are advised that the business is managed by our client and has four part time staff, each doing one or two days a week, the staffing is managed by them.
Monday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
Tuesday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
Wednesday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
Thursday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
Friday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
Saturday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
Turnover – £116,439 per annum.
Rarely do businesses of this sort of calibre stay on the market long especially in this area.
Therefore, AJF Commercial strongly recommend early viewing as this is a superb opportunity to own an established business in a stunning area of North Wales.
If you would like to contact us to discuss the business in further detail or to arrange a viewing, you can by the following methods:
Telephone – 01204 325 101
Email – email@example.com
Website – www.ajfcommercial.co.uk
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Ruthin, Denbighshire, North Wales