Post Office for sale

Swindon Convenience Store & Post Office, High Street, Swindon, Dudley, England, DY3 4NP

£255,000

Property Description

Commercial information

  • Business for sale

Key features

  • Freehold convenience store & sub post office
  • Takings circa 5,000 per week core sales
  • Post office salary 20,000 pa
  • Two bed flat let at 475 pcm
  • Unopposed location
  • Energy Rating C

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Description

The property is a two floor brick building. The business currently trades under the Londis banner, with the Post Office at the back of the store. It receives steady trade throughout the day due from residents and commuters to and from the Swindon area. There is huge potential for growth by offering additional products, internal decoration and a customer focused layout. The business is entirely staff run, so there is potential to increase profits if the new owner wishes to be more hands on.

Location

Londis store on the main high street in the village of Swindon, surrounded by dense housing that supplies trade throughout the day. It is on a parade that includes a fish and chip shop, bakery and hair salon. The Green Man Inn and The Old Bush attract locals and people from neighbouring villages of Wall Heath, Himley and Wombourne. Swindon is around seven miles from Dudley town centre.

Fixtures & Fittings

All fixtures and fittings to be included in the sale.

Letting Accommodation

Two bedroom flat available upstairs with separate access. Currently let at £475 pcm.

External Details

Rear access for delivery and storage. Off road parking available for customers.

Staff

There are six part time staff each working around 16 hours per week.

Trading Information

2013 Profit and Loss accounts available from Christie & Co. Further information may be received from the vendor upon interest. The Post Office serves as a community post office, with a £20,000 salary made up of assigned payment (fixed) and commission (variable).

Trading Hours

Monday-Saturday 6am-8pm
Sunday 7am-8pm

Business Rates

The Rateable Value for the year beginning April 2010 is £4,100. Business Rates Relief is applicable.


More information from this agent

Nearest stations

  • Stourbridge Town (4.8 mi)
  • Lye (5.2 mi)
  • Stourbridge Junction (5.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Christie & Co , Birmingham

8 Cherry Street, Birmingham, B2 5AL

0121 396 1030 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Stourbridge Town (4.8 mi)
  • Lye (5.2 mi)
  • Stourbridge Junction (5.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Christie & Co , Birmingham

8 Cherry Street, Birmingham, B2 5AL

0121 396 1030 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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