Post Office for sale

Greatham Post Office, 4a Woodbine Terrace, Greatham, England, TS25 2ET

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Property Description

Commercial information

  • Business for sale

Key features

  • PO income c.14,000 (inc lottery)
  • 3 bedroom house with large garden
  • Turnover y/e 31.5.16 312,852
  • Ideal family business
  • Low rent - includes the house
  • Energy Rating C

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Description

A two storey detached premises incorporating a convenience store, Post Office and owner's accommodation in a vibrant village location.

Location

Greatham Post Office is opposite the village green on the main road in a well populated housing area on the rural outskirts of Hartlepool. The village has a vibrant community, with a bus stop for the local primary school outside of the store assisting trade.

Internal Details

The air conditioned store has an entrance lobby, greetings cards display, lottery stand, general gondola aisle, soft drinks chillers, convenience section, shelving and chiller for alcohol, confectionery stand, freezer, sales counter with EPOS register, National Lottery terminal, tobacco gantry, dairy chiller and two position Post Office counter.

External Details

Front paved forecourt area, lawned garden to one side with patio and outbuilding. To the other side is a drive leading to the garage, car standing and outhouse.

Owner's Accommodation

Our client has updated and redecorated the three bedroom detached character property, which is accessed separately from the side. There is a spacious lounge with feature fireplace, a large modern breakfast kitchen with fitted units and some built in appliances. The second floor has a double bedroom with fitted wardrobes and overlooks the village green. There are two further bedrooms and a fitted family bathroom and toilet.

Staff

Our client runs the business full time, together with the assistance of part time staff.

Trading Information

Turnover for the year end 31 May 2015 of £312,852, producing a gross profit of £39,370. The Post Office salary is circa £14,000 per annum. The transfer of a Post Office is at the sole discretion of the Post Office.

The business is appointed as a National Lottery outlet and the purchaser will have to apply to Camelot for the transfer of the Lottery.

Account information can be provided to interested parties upon request.

Trading Hours

The business is open seven days a week. Unlike many others, the Post Office opens from 7am to 7pm and trade has increased since the hours were extended.

Regulatory

Premises Licence.


More information from this agent

Nearest stations

  • Seaton Carew (1.9 mi)
  • Billingham (2.9 mi)
  • Hartlepool (3.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Christie & Co , Newcastle Upon Tyne

Shakespeare House 18 Shakespeare Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6AQ

0191 687 0826 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Seaton Carew (1.9 mi)
  • Billingham (2.9 mi)
  • Hartlepool (3.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Christie & Co , Newcastle Upon Tyne

Shakespeare House 18 Shakespeare Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6AQ

0191 687 0826 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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