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Popular Newsagents & Accommodation In Accrington

Accrington, Lancashire, England

  • Freehold Price: £89,990  Price Reduced arrow_drop_down
  • Annual Turnover: £176,423
  • Annual Gross Profit: £32,081
  • Annual Net Profit: £23,755
Seller Reference: 6271
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Seller Reference: 6271
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Freehold Newsagents with Accommodation For Sale
Annual Turnover (Year End 31 May 2019) £176,423
Annual Gross Profit (Year End 31 May 2019) £32,081
Annual Net Profit (Year End 31 May 2019) £23,755
22% Of Turnover is Newspaper Sales
2 Bedroom Accommodation
Mainly Counter Only 5 Morn Deliveries
Free Parking Outside
Scope To Introduce Lotto & Payzone
Potential For Off Licence
REF 6271 – Freehold Newsagents & Accommodation

Blacks Brokers are pleased to bring to the market this freehold newsagents with accommodation located in a busy and densely populated area of Clayton Le Moors, Accrington.


This spacious two-storey mid-terraced property has the business on the ground floor and accommodation on the first floor. Jasat News has been trading here for many years, with our client in ownership since 2004. The business has firmly established itself within the local community, gaining a large base of repeat customers which includes a strong newspaper round of 200 houses.


Whalley Road is a busy main road close to the M65 with Accrington Stanley Football Club and Clayton Business Park are nearby. The area has a good mix of both commercial and residential properties and this business is positioned within a busy parade of shops and other businesses. There are plans in place for a new residential development in the local area. Public transport links are excellent and there is free, roadside parking available directly outside the shop.


Due to our client’s family commitments the business is reluctantly offered for sale which presents the opportunity for new owner operators to benefit from the lucrative newspaper deliveries and counter sales,


Jasat News operates from the ground floor or 121 Whalley Road. The business has bold “Sun Newspaper” branding in place with matching red canopy which is displayed above a fully glazed frontage. Inside, the main shop is well presented with fitted wall shelving, display fridges, customer servery with Samsung till and newspaper stands in place. To the rear is a kitchen and utility area and the lower-ground floor is currently used for storage.

The first floor living accommodation comprises two bedrooms, lounge, fitted kitchen and family bathroom. The flat is accessed via the shop and is currently unoccupied.


The business is operating with our client and partner working on a full-time basis with the support of two newspaper delivery staff.


Jasat News has traded solidly since opening. The business generated an Annual Turnover (Year End 31 May 2019) £176,423, Annual Gross Profit (Year End 31 May 2019) £32,08, Annual Net Profit (Year End 31 May 2019) £23,755. 22% of this turnover is newspaper sales. Full financial details are available upon viewing.


This freehold proposition offers a range of income opportunities for a new owner and the property could accommodate a variety of businesses. There is plenty of scope to develop the existing business further with the introduction of an alcohol licence and services such as National Lottery, Paypoint and Payzone. A new owner may prefer to let this property with the business and accommodation together or separately. Early viewings are strongly advised. Fixtures:
2 x Display Fridge

Magazine Rack


Sweet Shelf

Newspaper Rack

Samsung Till
Trading hours:
Mon - Sat 5.30am - 7pm
Sun - 5.30am - 3pm
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