Retail Property (high street) for sale

8 The Mill Centre - EH47

£89,995

Property Description

Commercial information

  • Business for sale

Key features

  • Enviable Location
  • Low rent
  • Main post office
  • Long established

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Description
Blackburn Post Office is an extremely busy business which has been run by the current proprietor since 2011. The business benefits from being fully equipped and presented in excellent condition. Although the business is trading extremely successfully, there is still opportunity to expand the business. The business is being sold due to the current vendors wish to retire.

The business trades from 0830-1730 six days per week.

Blackburn Post Office is a main Post Office counter, and as such offers a full range of Post Office services, including Passport and driver licence applications, along with foreign exchange and all post office services.

The business also offers a good range of gifts and cards for birthdays, christenings and special occasions. In addition, the business offers a good range of traditional sweets, lottery terminal, stationary and benefits from photo booth and cash machine.

The business further benefits from CCTV.


Situation
Blackburn PO is located within the Mill shopping centre in the town.

Building Internal
The property is a terraced, lock-up unit over the ground floor. The front is straight to the shopping centre mall with a traditional frontage. The entrance is from the front which in turn leads into the main shop. On entering the service counter is located directly to the rear. The post counter has three positions, two are open plan, with the third a secure station with driving license photo booth.
To the rear of the counter you will find a display shelving area for the traditional sweets. The shop floor is well presented with shelving to al walls, along with several display cabinets. To the rear of the service counter you will find a small store area, office and staff WC and welfare area. Fire escape is located off the rear store.


Building External
The front of the property is straight to the shopping centre mall occupying a terraced position. There is ample parking in the centre car park, which is free to use.



Services
We have been advised that all mains services are fitted.

Tenure
The property is held on the Scottish equivalent of leasehold. The current lease runs for a period of 20 years from 2000. The monthly rent is £825.

Accounts
Full trading Figures will be made available after a formal viewing has taken place.

Summary
The sale of Blackburn Post Office offers a great opportunity to purchase an established and well performing business. Viewing is highly recommended.

Price
Offers in the region of £89,995 are sought for the leasehold, fixtures, fittings and goodwill. Stock in trade will be additional at valuation.

Viewing
Strictly by appointment through the sellers’ sole agents, Bruce & Company. Please remember when viewing that staff and locals may not be aware that the business is on the market and we would be grateful if you do not talk openly about the business while in the area.

Further Information
Should you require further information on this or any other property, please do not hesitate to contact us on 0131 3140660.


Nearest stations

  • Bathgate (1.8 mi)
  • Addiewell (2.3 mi)
  • West Calder (2.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

ALTIUS GROUP LIMITED, Bruce & Co

First Floor Office, Unit 9A South Gyle Crescent, Edinburgh, EH12 9EB

0131 291 0567 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Bathgate (1.8 mi)
  • Addiewell (2.3 mi)
  • West Calder (2.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

ALTIUS GROUP LIMITED, Bruce & Co

First Floor Office, Unit 9A South Gyle Crescent, Edinburgh, EH12 9EB

0131 291 0567 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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