REF 6115 – Freehold Convenience Store & Accommodation
Blacks Brokers are proud to bring to the market this freehold convenience store with accommodation located in a busy and much sought-after area of Leigh, Greater Manchester. INTRODUCTION
Firs Lane Off Licence has been trading on Firs Lane for around 30 years, with our client in ownership since 2003. During that long and impressive trading history, the shop has gained a large customer base and become very well known in this area offering convenience products, cards, magazines and also has an alcohol licence in place.LOCATION
Situated on a busy main road in a mainly residential area of Leigh. There is a park close by, parking available in the immediate area and public transport links are good. REASON FOR SALE
The business & property are only being offered for sale due to our client’s relocation. BUILDING LAYOUT AND DESIGN
Firs Lane Off Licence is housed within the ground floor of an end-terraced property with good signage and branding displayed to the front of the shop. Inside, the main retail area is well-presented with tiled flooring throughout and products displayed on wall shelving, central gondola and other display stands. The counter is positioned to the back of the space and to the rear are two stock rooms.
The accommodation is entered via a separate entrance to the rear of the property and within the first floor is a large lounge, fitted kitchen, family bathroom and one bedroom.
The first floor houses a further two bedrooms and a toilet.
Central heating is fitted throughout the property and CCTV fitted throughout the shop and first floor.
An enclosed yard is positioned at the back of the property with outdoor toilet.
Each area is finished and presented well.STAFF
The business is currently operating with two family members and one part-time staff in employment.FINANCIAL DETAILS
Financial details are available upon a viewing of the business and Firs Lane Off Licence has traded solidly over its trading history. The business generates an annual turnover of £137,774 with gross profits to be confirmed. £15,600 per annum is generated from newspapers and magazines.SUMMARY
Firs Lane Off Licence is long-established with a good customer base. There is some scope to develop the business further with a marketing drive and local deliveries. This proposition would ideally suit an owner operating team who could push the business forward and build upon the solid and impressive trading foundations.
Early viewings are strongly advised.
Monday to Sunday 07:00 - 20:00