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Colne Road, Burnley, Lancashire, BB10 1DZ

Fixed Price £119,950

Property Description

Commercial information

  • Business for sale

Key features

  • Extremely busy newsagents and general store
  • Weekly turnover - 3,000
  • Excellent main road location
  • Viewing very highly recommended

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION
This is an excellent and very rare opportunity to purchase a well established newsagents and general store, with a fantastic weekly turnover. This fantastic store is located on a prominent main road position at the very heart of the town, within a large number of quality residential dwellings and other small businesses within the immediate locality. This business also has some limited off road parking.

Having successfully operated as a retail outlet in the town for over 30 years and under current ownership for the last 15 years, this highly renowned business has earned an excellent reputation for offering the finest quality newspapers, magazines and general goods. These services always come with a warm, friendly and a very local service. With a number of contracts with a local hotel and college campus, the business enjoys an extensive and loyal customer base attracting repeat trade from the immediate vicinity, as well as neighbouring villages and towns.

The business operates from highly visible single fronted shop premises, which is presented to a very high standard with an excellent range of fixtures and fittings to go with the sale. The business comes with a full CCTV package and an office to the rear of the property. The residential living accommodation can be found upstairs.

Colne Road News is a thriving and lucrative business which is run by the owners. This business is an essential piece within the local community, and operates 7 days of the week. The business offers excellent scope for future growth and improvement and would therefore ideally suit an ambitious and energetic individual, couple or family that have the opportunity to extend and add to the stock already on offer.

These enhancements will undoubtedly increase the already impressive weekly sales, whilst also enabling the additional staffing levels to be kept to a minimum, therefore maximising overall profitability.

This is a first class, high turnover rare business opportunity with fantastic accommodation and excellent future options. A viewing is therefore highly recommended to avoid disappointment.

WEEKLY SALES
Weekly turnover 3,000

ACCOUNTS
Current records and accounts can be inspected when viewing.

TRADING HOURS
Monday - Sunday 6:00am - 19.30pm

STAFF
The business is operated by the owners.

PROPERTY
This highly visible single fronted premise occupies a prominent main road position on one of the main roads in and out of Burnley. The main trading area and all storage is currently located on the ground floor.

TRADING AREAS
The main serving and till areas are located to the rear of the business, with the main retail area covering the length and breadth of the single fronted store. The business comes with an excellent array of display shelving, display coolers and fridges with all storage currently towards the rear the property.

RESIDENTIAL ACCOMMODATION
This property comes with a one bedroom flat above the business, with access from both inside the shop as well as from the main road. The flat comes with a living room, a fully fitted bathroom and a kitchen.

TENURE
We are advised that the property is available as a freehold business.

SUMMARY
A very rare opportunity to purchase a highly profitable business, with amazing potential to grow the retail side, to enhance for future growth and improvement. To avoid disappointment a viewing is highly recommended.


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