Convenience Store for sale

Pod Stores, 61 Egloshayle Road, Wadebridge, United Kingdom, PL27 6AE

Guide Price £465,000

Property Description

Commercial information

  • Business for sale

Key features

  • Unopposed village location
  • Turnover to February 2016 408,682
  • Immaculate 3 double bed owner's accommodation
  • Opposite 3 sports clubs & childrens play area
  • Car parking directly outside
  • Approx. 1,000 sq ft convenience store. Energy Rating D

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Description

Pod Stores is set in an attractive three storey Georgian property. It features a rear storage area, an office area and comprising over two floors a spacious three double bedroom owner’s/rental accommodation above.

The building is constructed from a mixture of local stone and brick under a slate roof with attractive painted sash windows to the first and second floors, the third floor has PVC windows.

Location

Pod Stores can be found in the picturesque village of Egloshayle, 300 yards from the historic Camel Trail and River Camel which once was a thriving river port. Egloshayle is now widely known to be a part of the Wadebridge region and over recent years the village and town have merged together, bringing further footfall through the village.

Pod Stores is ideally situated in the village amongst the local community and other complimenting shops. Directly opposite the shop is the local tennis club, football and cricket pitches. It benefits from the A39 which runs through Wadebridge and connects Cornwall, Devon and Somerset together across the Westcountry's north coastline. Pod stores is seven miles east of Padstow and seven miles south of Rock.

Fixtures & Fittings

We have been advised that fixtures and fittings will be included in the sale.

External Details

To the rear there is access to an elevated decked area with a wooden surface and several potted plants. There is also a seated area for customers to the front of the shop where customers are able to sit and consume their take away purchases.

Owner's Accommodation

The two floor maisonette can be accessed via a hall to the rear of the shop, or through the shop itself and comprises:

First floor - Spacious living room, immaculate kitchen/diner, a family shower room and a separate toilet room. There is also access to the decked area via the entrance staircase.

Second floor - Three double bedrooms and a bathroom.

The Opportunity

Pod Stores trades as a Londis symbol branded convenience store and off licence in a high footfall area. There is a wide range of products available, including Lottery, PayPoint, local/fresh goods, alcohol, baked goods, news, coffee, general household items and take away food outlet.

The current owners have run the business for more than 14 years and the business has been operated as a convenience store for circa 100 years. It has developed a loyal customer base, which has propelled the business to its current position. Constant investment in the shop has made it an attractive, well run operation perfect for both new and experienced operators.

Staff

The business is operated by a husband and wife team with two part-time members of staff (currently working c. 25 hours a week).

Trading Information

We have been provided with abridged accounts for the years ending 28 February 2014 to 2016.

The latest 2016 accounts show a turnover of £408,682 and a gross profit of £89,482 (22% GP margin).

Profit and loss accounts will be made available to interested parties on request.

Trading Hours

Monday to Friday 7:00am-9:00pm.
Saturday to Sunday 8:00am-9:00pm.


More information from this agent

Nearest station

  • Roche (6.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Christie & Co , Exeter

Kings Wharf The Quay, St. Thomas, Exeter, EX2 4AN

01392 799187 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Roche (6.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Christie & Co , Exeter

Kings Wharf The Quay, St. Thomas, Exeter, EX2 4AN

01392 799187 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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