Excellent well presented main post office offering additional sales
Turnover sales currently £1,000 per week and growing, P.O income £8,000 per month and growing
Lockup store with new lease available, possible future freehold purchase
Owners accommodation/sub let flat included which has had a recent full refit and flat renovation
Profitable main post office in prime location in the centre of Amesbury, Wiltshire . Current weekly gift/card sales is £1,000 and post office commission £8,000 per month plus lottery sales with potential to increase. Lock up store. Leasehold Ref: 47001.
Amesbury Post Office is the main post office located on the main street in Amesbury, in the heart of a very busy parade of shops and stores.
The business was purchased 18 years ago by our clients, the business has shown growth and now offers a whole host of additional sales potential in the way of cards, gifts and sweets amongst other sales that generate a potential income of currently £1,000 pw but could easily grow much more.
The vendor has an excellent lifestyle from the business and has now decided to sell due to wanting more time with family and retire so as to let a new buyer build on her current success.
The business consists of two halves, the post office and the shop.
The post office is a full main post office which offers all post office services from bill payments to passport checking, cash and daily banking, health lottery, car tax, moneygram, currencies upon demand, national lottery, international driving permits, photo me (photo booth), Royal mint agent and the full range of postal services.
Current income is by the way of commissions and the post office is averaging approximately £5,000 per month in commission payments.
The store sells a whole host of cards and gifts along with general stationary, small toys and a counter full of old fashioned sweets. The shop weekly is averaging £1,000 and is growing.
The business utilises the full system, has a pay station within the post office and has a general counter, 2 x open counters and 2 fortress counters. The current vendor is the registered postmaster.
The business does not advertise and is supported by locals and a great deal of passing trade. Amesbury is very close to Stonehenge and hosts many tourists visiting the area.
We are also advised of the military who are about to repatriate over 15,000 troops back into the area from Germany. A new housing estate is currently being built in the area of over 2,000 houses and Amesbury Post Office will be their nearest mains post off
Summary. Amesbury Post Office provides an ideal base for the first time business buyer or seasoned professional wanting a business capable of earning money from day 1, with a loyal and growing customer database.
A viewings are highly recommended to appreciate what is on offer here. The vendor will consider all reasonable offers for the business which will be sold in the form of an asset sale plus goodwill
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