Hilton Smythe welcomes to the market Castle Blinds.
The business has been operated by the current owner for over 23 years and is well established within the local and surrounding communities offering an excellent service with an unrivalled reputation which has been built up over the years. The business sells and installs curtains and blinds serving both the retail and business sector.
Castle Blinds has an enviable reputation and is a registered supplier to Derby City Football Club, Derby City Cricket Club, Derby City Council, the business is also on the school and hospitals supplier list and has just completed a large project at Burton Hospital.
The business offers an excellent opportunity for a new operator to take an already established and respected business and to take it to the next level, the business would suit both an established operator as well as a small or new business owner looking to take the next step up with the benefit of acquiring an impressive portfolio of both business and retail clients with the added benefit of the current owner being happy to continue working for an agreed transition period to make the necessary introductions to the local authorities to maintain continuity.
Castle Blinds has a busy order book going forward which would benefit the new owner as well as having the opportunity to begin up selling other products and services to such a varied client base.
This is a retirement sale with warehouse stock also available by separate negotiation.
A rare and exciting business opportunity.Location
Situated on the Nottingham Road in the Chaddesden area of Derby.
The business is easily accessible off the A52 and all the main routes in and out of Derby.
Castle Blinds is just a short drive from the Pride Park football stadium and is also easily accessible on foot and by public transport with plenty of parking surrounding the site.Premises
Ground floor premises within a retail unit on Nottingham Road in Cheddasden Derby.
Equipment To Include
Fitting and installation equipment
WC to the rear of the site.
Parking to the front and within the residential area.Tenure
We are advised the business is being sold as a Leasehold opportunity with the current rent passing at £8,028 per annum on a monthly rolling Lease.Hours
The opening hours are currently 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday.
Saturdays 9.00am to 4.00pmStaff
The business is run and managed by the current vendor with 2 full time and 2 part time members of staff.Financial Profile
We are advised the business is currently generating a turnover in the region of £275,264,000 per annum.
The rateable value of the premises is £3,500.
There are currently no business rates payable.