Holne Community Tea Room is situated within a single storey purpose built and fitted building which is also home to the the community run village shop. The business currently operates on a restricted basis and is fully fitted and equipped and is ready for a new owner to immediately take over and start trading. The business is being offered by way of a new lease. This is a unique opportunity to run a highly desirable moorland tearooms with genuine potential for incoming operators to develop their own style of trade to suit their personal requirements. The premises briefly comprise: - Well appointed Tearoom with Customer Seating Area for 28 customers; attractive Tea Gardens with country views and seating for 30 customers, fully equipped Kitchen and a Customers Servery Area. Externally to the front is a small Customer Car Park.
Holne Community Tea Room is located in the centre of the attractive moorland village of Holne, set on the South Eastern edge of Dartmoor National Park. It is located approximately 3 miles from the towns of Ashburton and Buckfastleigh with their direct access to the A38 main road, 10 miles from Newton Abbott and approximately 22 miles from both Exeter and Plymouth. Dartmoor National Park is world renowned for its rugged and stunning moorland scenery and wildlife and the Two Moors Way footpath which stretches across Dartmoor and up to Exmoor, passes through Holne.
Entrance doors to the front from the car park into communal Entrance Hallway with Staff WC and Customer WC with disabled facilities. Through to Main Tea Room Seating Area an attractive purpose fitted customer seating area with air conditioning, multiple aspects to the side and rear, double doors leading to the Tea Gardens, wall mounted menu boards, laminated flooring, feature lighting, free standing wooden tables and chairs comfortably seating 28 customers. Customer Servery Area with Altro flooring, one and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit, perimeter work surfaces, under counter fridge, commercial dishwasher, base storage cupboards, wall shelving, cake display cabinet, Expobar commercial cappuccino machine, coffee grinder and electric kettle. Kitchen with Altro flooring and part tiled walls, fitted with a range of catering equipment to include:- extractor system with stainless steel canopy over, twin bowl stainless steel sink unit, two Hotpoint electric cookers with halogen hob and double ovens, table top deep fat fryer, twin contact grill, stainless steel work surfaces, wall shelving, two undercounter freezers, commercial upright fridge, commercial microwave oven and commercial toaster.
Please note: The fittings, equipment and services listed have not been tested by the agents, although we are informed that all items are in working order.
Externally the property has a shared gravelled Car Park Area to the front for up to 5 vehicles. To the rear is an enclosed private Tea Garden with stunning views of the surrounding countryside, predominately laid to lawn, incorporating a Terraced Seating Area and with picnic style wooden benches providing Al Fresco seating for around 30 customers. Pedestrian access to side.
The tearoom has traded for around 14 years and has been run as a community venture for around 9 years. Our clients are now seeking a tenant to run the tearoom as an independent business, by way of a new lease. The premises, which benefit from low overheads and running costs, and are fully equipped and furnished and ready to trade. The business has historically traded on a daytime only basis and on limited and restricted hours, dependent on the time of year. The tearoom attracts customers from the village, visitors to the area, day trippers, tourists and cyclists, as well as ramblers along the Two Moors Way. The business benefits from a 5 Star Food Hygiene Rating and numerous excellent reviews on TripAdvisor. A viewing appointment is essential in order to fully appreciate all that this unique business opportunity offers.
Further information regarding sales for the tearoom can be made available to interested parties following a formal viewing appointment. Please contact us for further details.
The tearoom offers tremendous potential for new owners to operate this unique and fully equipped tearoom and catering business in an idyllic moorland village setting. There are undoubted opportunities to develop the menu and cuisine offered, as well as potential for evening opening, in order to enhance income streams.
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We are advised that all mains services are connected to the subject property, with the exception of mains gas.
The electricity and water bills are to be split between the tearoom and the shop on a pro rata basis, full details available upon request.
PRICE & TENURE
£5,000 for the leasehold interest. The tearoom is being offered by way of a new 5 year lease with a rent of £100 a week (£5,200 per annum). Full detailed terms and details are to be negotiated. Please contact us for further details.
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