Commercial Property for sale

Licensed Pet Shop & Garden Centre For Sale, Cemetery Road, Darwen, Lancashire

Sold STC £12,000

Property Description

Key features

  • ESTABLISHED BUSINESS
  • BUSY MAIN ROAD
  • INTERNAL & EXTERNAL SALES AREA
  • ANIMAL & REPTILE BOARDING AREA
  • FANTASTIC REPEAT CUSTOM
  • MASSIVE SCOPE TO INCREASE

Full description

Kingtons Estate Agents in Radcliffe are delighted to introduce to the market this busy, Licensed, established Pet Shop & Garden Centre in Darwen, Lancashire. Successfully Established in 2007, the business has got tremendous scope for growth and is only being offered to the market due to a change in circumstances.

THE AREA 
Darwen is a busy market town in Lancashire. This thriving business is located on the main A666 that runs through the town, between Bolton & Blackburn. Densely populated throughout the surrounding area, the business enjoys a steady passing trade as well as a healthy local, repeat customer base. There is ample free parking to the front.

THE BUSINESS 
The current husband & Wife team purchased the business in early 2015, and are only selling due to a change n family circumstances. The previous owners established the business in 2007 in Accrington, and moved to it's current home in Darwen during 2011, where it has gone from strength to strength. Operating as a retail Pet Shop and Garden Centre, the shop is also Licensed to sell live animals, & houses a small Mammal & Reptile Boarding Unit to the rear. The business sells a range of Reptiles, Amphibians, Invertebrates, Birds and small Mammals. As well as a large range of specialist pet accessories, pet foods including their own brand Hypo-allergenic dog feeds. The business is a main agent for the Uk's leading reptile dry goods manufacturer. The Garden Centre side of the business stocks a range of plants & have a growing reputation for offering great quality at great prices. The business also has a growing seasonal line in fresh Christmas Trees and...

THE PROPERTY 
The site is located on the busy A666 in Darwen and includes a large external storage and sales display area, partially under cover with secure fencing overlooking the Main Road. There is the main shop which houses the spacious retail area, Kitchenette, staff W/c & Reptile room. To the rear is the boarding unit / storage building.

THE MAIN RETAIL AREA 
35' 9'' x 15' 9'' (10.9m x 4.8m)
The spacious main shop is fully Double Glazed and Gas Central Heated. There is a bright retail area with an array of heavy duty shelving and gondolas, baskets and racking displaying a variety of items. There is a counter and till point along with a kitchenette and staff w/c. To the rear of the main shop is a doorway through to the Reptile room. The Reptile room houses a host of creatures including Snakes, Frogs, Gecko's, Tortoise, Spiders, Budgies and Finches.

BOARDING UNIT & STORAGE UNIT 
28' 10'' x 12' 2'' (8.8m x 3.7m)
The boarding unit is fully gas central heated and insulated, and is used to house Rabbits, Guinea pigs, Hamsters & Reptiles for owners that are on holiday or working away. The building is also used for storage and houses the Gas Central Heating Boiler.

OPENING TIMES 
The current opening times are: Mon, Tues, Thur, Fri 10am-6pm, Saturday 10am-5pm Sunday is seasonal with the garden centre, and usually operates 11am-4pm when open. Currently closed on a Wednesday

STAFF 
Run & Managed by husband and wife

FIXTURES AND FITTINGS 
The asking price includes the stock and a huge range of fixtures, fittings and equipment. A full inventory will be produced by the vendors as and when required. The vendors are also happy to agree a handover period to include training where required.

TURN-OVER & LEASE  
TURNOVER Approximate turn over for the last 12 months has been around £40,000+. LEASE The original lease was 3yrs with two years remaining and is fully renewable. The rental figure is £585.00 PCM. We have been advised that there are currently no business rates payable.

More information from this agent

Nearest stations

  • Darwen (1.4 mi)
  • Entwistle (2.4 mi)
  • Mill Hill (4.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Kingtons, Radcliffe

103 Blackburn Street, Radcliffe, M26 3WQ

0161 468 1326 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Darwen (1.4 mi)
  • Entwistle (2.4 mi)
  • Mill Hill (4.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Kingtons, Radcliffe

103 Blackburn Street, Radcliffe, M26 3WQ

0161 468 1326 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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