AJF Commercial are pleased to welcome to the market this well established and extremely popular guitar, musical instruments and accessories business based in Barrow In Furness, Cumbria.
The business is located within the busy town centre of Barrow In Furness, Cumbria and sits within a retail parade of shops.
The town is easily assessible from the busy A590 with links to the Cumbrian towns of Ulverston, Windermere and Kendal and the M6 motorway networks.
Barrow in Furness town centre boasts an abundance of high street named shops, restaurants, bars, hotels, complimentary businesses and residential houses and is an extremely popular tourist town.
There are numerous car parking sites within the town and free car parking to the sides of the business.
The business has been established for over 40 years, with our client owning it for the last 16 years and provides a range of services and sales including acoustic and electric guitars, drums, ukulele’s, pianos, amplifiers, a good selection of books and learning material and a large selection of musical parts.
The business has gained an excellent reputation in providing a good range of services and advice and has a large client base resulting in much loyal and repeat trade.
The business is now one of the largest guitar retailers in Cumbria, being the main dealer for a large number of manufacturers.
The business also has an excellent online presence boosting further sales through eBay and the business website with orders from around the world.
This extra income generates approximately 30% of the business turnover.
Double fronted good-sized freehold property over 4 floors with excellent frontal signage with attractive coloured lighting window displays.
Entrance door leading into good sized open plan display areas with a range of guitars and musical instruments.
Shelving to walls with a range of musical accessories, serving counter with computer, cash till, card machine and telephone point with a range colourful lighting.
To the rear is a central isle with a vast range of teaching manuals.
Open plan staircase leading to the first and second floors where there are further good-sized rooms which briefly consist of:
Good sized music / teaching room.
Drum and Piano display room.
Stairs leading down to good sized Basement / Cellar areas where there are further storage / stock rooms.
Reason for sale:
The business has now become available to the market allowing our client to spend time with family.
We are advised that the tenure is Freehold.
We are advised that the business is currently exempt from Business Rates.
We are advised that the business is run by our client and 3 further members of staff.
Monday: 9.00am – 5.30pm
Tuesday: 9.00am – 5.30pm
Wednesday: 9.00am – 5.30pm
Thursday: 9.00am – 5.30pm
Friday: 9.00am – 5.30pm
Saturday: 9.00am – 5.30pm
Turnover – Available on request.
This is a fantastic opportunity to own a well-established and highly recommend business and freehold property within the ever popular Lake District in Cumbria.
With the large amount of repeat trade and reputation in providing an excellent service, this opportunity is not one to be missed.
Therefore, AJF Commercial strongly recommend early discussions to view.
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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Barrow In Furness, Cumbria