Childcare Facility for sale

Plymouth

£800,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Desirable established nursery, registered for 50+ children with and
  • scope to expand
  • Turnover for 2016 in excess of 300,000 with Adjusted
  • profitability potentially in excess of 100,000
  • Strong client database with regular referrals, OFSTED rating Good
  • Ideal lifestyle nursery or group/acquisition purchase. Viewing highly recommended

Full description

Description
An excellent opportunity to acquire a family owned and run nursery, with possible management structure.

The business occupies a stunningly presented, extended and purposely modified freehold property of substantial size. In addition, the business currently operates an after school club at a local school.

The business is currently registered for 50+ children from 0 months - 11 years of age under the current OFSTED regulations with excellent scope to expand. The nursery currently holds an overall Good rating from OFSTED.

The nursery operates Monday to Friday, and the after-school club operates term time only.There is also the option of a holiday club to children aged 0-8 years outside of term time. The business offers exceptional scope to extend services, with other schools wanting after school services and with the potential for expanding the nursery itself.

Over the years, the business has seen steady growth and developed one of the best reputations in the area, with an average of 80% occupancy. The vendors are involved within the business daily, by choice and only now offering the business for sale due to retirement.

The nursery is renowned for its family orientated learning. The property would also offer scope to be modified and extended (subject to planning) offering potential to be a substantial nursery of over 100 places. There is scope for private parking to be available on the property.

The nursery provides children with a homely and creative atmosphere where children can interact with each other and develop at their own pace.

The building, being fully renovated with a modern inside, offers functional rooms and large outdoor play areas within the grounds.

Situated within a mile of a busy town centre and a well populated residential area, the location makes it an ideal place to run a profitable business. In addition to this there is continued growth within the area and developments of new housing locally is currently being constructed.

This is an excellent opportunity which will attract the seasoned nursery owner and corporates alike, therefore early viewing is essential.

Registered Numbers
Registered for 50+ children aged 0 months - 11 years. The business includes a separate after school club operated close by.

Fees
Fee's Available upon request.

Sales
Current accounts can be inspected by genuinely interested parties after viewing.

staff
Managed on a day to day basis by one of the partners, who is the registered manager for the setting. The senior manager also holds OFSTED Manager status.

The business is further supported by 15 fully qualified full and part time childcare professional staff, and 1 trainee staff (trainee finishes apprenticeship 2017 and will become fully employed) and cleaner and maintenance staff.

Building External
The nursery operates from a substantial Freehold building within a semi-rural setting and an affluent area.

The main nursery offers a baby room, toddler room, a sleep room, and preschool room, in addition to a staff room, office and two outdoor play areas. There are also children's toilets and a staff toilet, with disabled toilet facilities.

Part of the property is surrounded by wooden fencing, walling and gardens. the enclosed play/garden areas come with a large selection of play equipment designed for all ages.
The property has potential for a car park and drop off facilities.

The large outdoor area, fully secure, is a mixture of paving, astro turf and removable all-weather surfaces. There is a storage shed for the toys which incorporate small outdoor play houses, along with lots of ride-on toys, balls, and other fun items children love to play with.

The babies and toddlers have their own dedicated play area, accessed directly from their internal space.

Additionally, the older children have access to a special gardening area and planting area, and a messy digging area.

Building Internal
The nursery offers large principle rooms, which are zoned by furniture and equipment.

The main nursery area is accessed via a reception entrance.

Holiday Club
The business also runs a holiday club on site during holiday periods, overseen by an experienced Manager and led by qualified Play Leaders who are trained specifically to meet the needs of children between the ages of 4 and 8 years.

The holiday club shares the 3-5 year old space and play leaders ensure that specific age appropriate resources are provided and activities/trips and experiences are planned with children's needs and interests at the heart.

After School Club
An after school club is included in the business. It is run by a qualified Play Leader and Play Worker, and aims to provide a safe, secure and stimulating environment for children aged 4-11 years.

Staff collect each child from their classroom at the end of the school day and work with them to plan and develop activities that are stimulating and engaging. The club has a wide range of equipment and resources and ensures that all activities are suitable for all age ranges. The club also has access to the playground, wooden obstacle course and grassy area.

Additional Rooms
The additional rooms consist of the following:
Staff and resources room
Children's toilet areas and Staff toilet
Managers office
Utility area.
Cloak Room /Reception area

Security
The entrances have a buzzer system to alert staff of visitors.

Residential Accommodation
There is no residential accommodation available.

Summary
The nursery offers wonderful opportunity to acquire an established and highly respected nursery, which is now going from strength to strength and is set in a superb location, as well as an after school club held at a local school.. Offered to attract the owner operator and established group acquirer.

Viewing is highly recommended to truly appreciate the quality of the business.


Nearest stations

  • Plymouth (0.0 mi)
  • Devonport (1.2 mi)
  • Dockyard (1.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

ALTIUS GROUP LIMITED, Redwoods Dowling Kerr (Childcare)

Tustin Court, Unit 1 First Floor, Port Way, Ashton-On-Ribble, Preston, PR2 2YQ

01772 399004 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Plymouth (0.0 mi)
  • Devonport (1.2 mi)
  • Dockyard (1.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

ALTIUS GROUP LIMITED, Redwoods Dowling Kerr (Childcare)

Tustin Court, Unit 1 First Floor, Port Way, Ashton-On-Ribble, Preston, PR2 2YQ

01772 399004 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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