A well established Newsagents located in a busy shopping parade in Dronfield.
A well established Newsagents located in a busy shopping parade in Dronfield with its own spacious free to use car park just out front. The shopping parade is supported by a very populated residential area and a large secondary school which is situated on the other side of the road. The shop is only about 7 miles from Sheffield city centre. The business is under the current ownership over the last 8 years and is offered for sale due to the owner’s retirement as well as the family’s other business commitments.
The shop has been refitted last year with a new energy saving multideck open front fridge, a new suspended ceiling with modern energy efficient LED light panels and new floor covering too. The off-licence has been introduced and closing time has been extended to 7pm only recently. The business is being mostly run by staff because of the owners other commitments.
The news bill is at cost £2,000 a week and is very well supported by the sales of confectionary, tobacco, greeting cards, stationary, soft drinks, off-licence, household goods and very recently introduced convenience foods, national lottery and scratch cards.
The sales area of the shop is of about 50 sqm. There is also a stock area, office, a separate small lockable stock room, a washroom and a rear access with employee parking and a commercial waste bin facility. The shop also has an EPOS system in place with a back office computer too. The store also has its own CCTV system instore.
There is a modern spacious 2 bedroom, recently refurbished self-contained flat. Which is directly above the shop with a separate access from the side of the shopping parade. The flat comprises of a spacious lounge come dining, kitchen and a bathroom.
The business requires a new enthusiastic owner preferably a couple in order to achieve its full potential.
The current turnover per week is around £6,500.
The flat has been generating £400 a month since the current owners took over.
The property is a leasehold.
The yearly rent is currently £14,250.
Offers of around £49,950 + S.A.V. for a quick sale, no time wasters please.