Newsagents for sale in Southport

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Well Presented Newsagents/Convenience Store

Southport, Merseyside, England

  • Leasehold Price: £49,995
  • Turnover: £338,000
  • Gross Profit: £84,500
Seller Reference: B05867
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Seller Reference: B05867
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Business Description
Please Quote Reference B05867

Hilton Smythe is delighted to welcome to the market Hillside News, an extremely busy newsagents/convenience store, which is ideally located on a parade of retail premises on Sandon Road, Southport.

The business has been established for over 15 years, with our client taking over 3 years ago, only now does the business come to market as our client is looking to move onto another business venture.  The business currently operates 7 days per week and generates a turnover in the region of £338,000 per annum.

Hillside News offers a variety of goods including, cards, confectionery, alcohol, soft drinks, confectionary, tobacco products, stationery and magazines.  Additional services offered are Paypoint and the National Lottery, There is also a consistent 8 round news delivery service.

The shop is well presented and fitted out to suit the trade. The business highly benefits from passing trade and we are advised has no competition in the proximity. There is also ample scope to increase the already thriving turnover such as expanding the news delivery round extending opening hours and offering parcel delivery services.

This is an excellent opportunity for a new owner to take this already thriving business to the next level; therefore, early viewing must come highly recommended to avoid disappointment.

Hillside News is located on Sandon Road, Southport.

The business is located amongst an abundance of homes and schools providing ample footfall.

The area of the business is well served by the public transport system, with several bus stops within easy walking distance of the property and the area is also easily accessible by the A-roads, being within easy driving distance of the business, which links to the motorway network.

The shop boasts a central position on with excellent eye-catching signage and ample free parking.

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Shop floor

Large central display stands with perimeter shelving, news and magazine display stands.  

To the right of the entrance is the counter with ample confectionary display stands

Equipment included in the sale comprises of

  • Freezer

  • Large drinks fridges

  • Slat wall panelling

  • Cigarette storage

  • Large central display stands

  • Confectionery shelving

  • Epos Till system

  • Card display and storage stands

The shop is secured with metal roller shutter and cctv

STOCK LEVEL IS IRO £13,000 - £15,000,

We are advised the premises is leasehold with 18 years left on the current lease.

Annual rent of £9,600

The business is rates exempt.

The business currently operates

Monday to Saturday 06.00 – 19.00

Sunday 06.00 – 16.00

The business is owner run with 1 part time staff member.

Financial Profile
The business reports an annual turnover for of £338,000 with a gross profit of £84,500.

Please Quote Reference B05867

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