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Retail Property (high street) for sale

Middlewich Road, Rudheath, Northwich

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Tenure: Leasehold

Rudheath is a popular area on the outskirts of Northwich with local shops and schools. The area is also convenient for ease of access to the A556 Northwich bypass making destinations such as Manchester, Chester and Manchester International Airport all easily accessible on a daily travelling basis. Northwich town centre is a short drive away and provides a wide range of shopping, leisure and recreational pursuits to include Boots, W H Smith and Marks & Spencer.

The sale of this property gives the potential purchaser the opportunity to invest in a profitable local shop with the added advantage of a Post Office within the premises. The occupation of the Post Office is subject to interviews with the Post Office itself. The shop element of this premise has a healthy turnover (figures available from Coulby Conduct upon request) and as a Postmaster you will receive an income from the Post Office set by them. The outgoing owner of this business, who is due to retire after 35 years service, is prepared to look at various selling options but is seeking a figure in the region of £65,000 for the business element (ie the Post Office franchise and the retail shop) with a low start annual rent on the premises of approximately £6,500 per annum on a full rate repairing and insuring lease. To Purchase the Freehold of the shop as a going concern, the Post Office and the flat above, the owner is looking in the region of £250,000The successful candidate could also receive in the region of £10,000 direct from the Post Office to re-fit the counters.

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The shop accommodation includes a wide frontage to the pavement and equipped in the usual shop manner with two post office counters to the right. To the rear there is a kitchen and toilet and store room facilities. Upstairs there is a tenanted apartment generating a rent of £550pcm on an assured short hold tenancy agreement and this is also available for purchase, subject to satisfactory negotiations if this is of interest to you.

Middlewich Road is busy residential area on the outskirts of Northwich and with the shop opening from 7am in the morning to 7pm in the evening represents a growth potential for any prospective purchaser wishing to open later on in the evening. Northwich Town Centre has in the last 12 months seen a large retail development which is bound to bring people into the area whilst this Post Office and shop has, over the last few years catered for the local market which has seen an increase in growth due to new developments in the area.

Front Shop Area: 24´ wide x 26´ deep

Rear Store Room:



First Floor Apartment:

Three good sized bedrooms

Extensive lounge area

Long galley kitchen

Family bathroom

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