Takeaway for sale

Market Street, Wigan, Greater Manchester, WN1

Fixed Price £250,000

Property Description

Commercial information

  • Business for sale

Key features

  • Well known traditional fish and chip take away/ restaurant
  • Weekly takings £2,500 (6 short openings), fantastic growth potential
  • Prime town centre position, amongst multiples, close to the local college
  • 28 covers plus overflow dining room, fitted to high standard, potential accommodation, leasehold option available

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION
This is a rare opportunity to acquire a long established and well known traditional fish and chip take away/restaurant, which is located within the bustling town of Wigan in Greater Manchester.

Market Street Fish & Chips occupies a prime trading position at the very heart of the town centre, amongst an abundance of major high street retailers and banks with the local college within a short walking distance.

As you would expect, the area is a hive of activity from the large number of shoppers, workers and students who frequent the town on a daily basis, ensuring the business attracts high levels of regular, local and passing trade.

Market Street Fish & Chips has successfully operated within the town for many years and during that time the business has established a truly enviable reputation for offering the finest fresh cuisine with a warm, friendly service. The business therefore boasts an extensive and loyal customer base.

The business operates from a highly visible double fronted three storey property, offering an unusually spacious business accommodation which is well presented throughout, creating a welcoming environment.

Market Street Fish & Chips is a successful and highly lucrative business, yet operates on just 6 short openings only and therefore offers fantastic scope for future growth and development. With this in mind, the business represents an ideal investment for an ambitious family unit, who can extend the opening times to capture the busy evening trade, with the opportunity to also introduce a wider menu. This will significantly increase the weekly sales, whilst ultimately enhancing overall profitability.

This first class business opportunity is only now being offered for sale due to retirement and a viewing is highly recommended to avoid disappointment.

WEEKLY SALES
Currently shop sales average £2,500 approximately.

ACCOUNTS
Available accounts are to year end 31st August and are summarised below:
2015 - Sales £106,231 GP £70,667
2014 - Sales £108,041 GP £73,720

TRADING HOURS
Monday - Saturday 11:00 - 14:30

STAFF
The business is managed by the owners with full/part time members of staff.

PROPERTY
The highly visible and imposing double fronted three storey property, provides an unusually spacious and versatile business accommodation.

TRADING AREAS
The spacious sales area is light and airy creating a welcoming environment with tasteful, attractive décor and seating for up to 28 people. The business is fitted to a high standard with a range of good quality valuable catering equipment, including a 3 pan gas island range which has been regularly serviced and well maintained.

To the first floor there is an additional overflow of a 24 cover dining room, a preparation/ serving kitchen and toilet facilities. There are 2 further rooms and a bathroom located to the second floor of the property. There is a good size and accessible cellar with two rooms. One room currently operates as a fully equipped potato preparation room. The second room is currently utilised for storage space.

RESIDENTIAL ACCOMMODATION
On the first and second floor of the property is the residential accommodation. This comprises of a lounge, a kitchen and bathroom on the first floor. A further two bedrooms and a second bathroom can be found on the second floor.

TENURE
We are advised that the property is freehold.

We have been unable to check this information and advise prospective purchasers to consult their own solicitor for verification.

SUMMARY
This is an exciting opportunity to purchase a well known business with terrific future growth potential, which occupies such a prominent trading position.

Only now being offered for sale due to retirement, a viewing is highly recommended to avoid disappointment.

More information from this agent

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Nearest stations

  • Wigan Wallgate (0.2 mi)
  • Wigan North Western (0.3 mi)
  • Ince (1.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

ALTIUS GROUP LIMITED, Kings

Kings Business Transfer, 7b Edward Vii Quay, Navigation Way, Ashton-On-Ribble, Preston, PR2 2YF

01772 399199 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Wigan Wallgate (0.2 mi)
  • Wigan North Western (0.3 mi)
  • Ince (1.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

ALTIUS GROUP LIMITED, Kings

Kings Business Transfer, 7b Edward Vii Quay, Navigation Way, Ashton-On-Ribble, Preston, PR2 2YF

01772 399199 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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