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Dunvegan - IV55


Property Description

Key features

  • Enviable Location, Freehold
  • Fuel Sales In Excess Of 700,000 Litres Per Annum
  • Licensed, Long Established
  • 30 Seater Cafe Bistro

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Atholl Service Station and Waterside Café is an extremely busy business which has been run by the current proprietor since 2004. The business benefits from an excellent location within the village, being the only fuel station for 20 miles, the business underwent a full refurbishment and comes fully equipped and presented in walk in condition. Although the business is trading extremely successfully, there is still opportunity to expand the business. The business is being sold due to the current vendors wish to retire.

Fuel Station and General Store trades from:
08:00 - 20:00 seven days all year round.

The fuel station has fuel sales in excess of 700,000 litres per annum, and is a central and important resource for the local community, being the only fuel station in the area. The shop offers a good selection of general groceries, newspapers, magazines, chilled produce, confectionary, cigarettes, beers, wines and spirits. Located to the rear of the forecourt the business further benefits from a small garden centre. The garden centre offers a good selection of potted plants and shrubbery along with compost and some garden ornaments.

The Waterside café/bistro operates six days per week opening from 10:00 - 21:00 in the summer months and 10:00 - 17:00 in the winter. The café proves popular with tourists and locals alike, offering an extensive selection of breakfast fare, light lunches and hot meals. The café further benefits from an alcohol licence, accommodating up to 30 covers inside. To the rear of the bistro you will find a well presented decking seating area. The outside seating area is well furnished with aluminium furniture and can seat 24 persons.

Atholl Services is located in the village of Dunvegan on the Isle of Skye. The property occupies an enviable main road location.

Building internal
The property is a detached property which is split into three areas. The forecourt has three fuel pumps under a traditional garage canopy. The shop is accessed by a double glazed single UPVC door directly off the forecourt. On entering the shop the service counter is located to the right. The shop is well presented and has wall mounted display shelving along with a central island display shelve unit. Staff access to the café is from behind the counter. To the rear of the forecourt is the garden centre. The garden centre has several timber display shelve units. The garden centre is secured by double wrought iron gates and fencing. The Waterside Café is located to the right of the forecourt and is entered via a double glazed single door. The café is well presented and furnished with wooden tables and chairs. The café benefits from a commercial kitchen with ample work space and comes fully equipped.

Building External
The front of the property is straight to street occupying a rural position with ample parking for café guests.

We have been advised that it is bottled gas.

The property is held on the Scottish equivalent of freehold.

Full trading figures will be made available after a formal viewing has taken place.

The sale of Atholl Service Station and Waterside Cafe offers a great opportunity to purchase an established and well performing business. Viewing is highly recommended.

Offers in the region of £635,000 are sought for the freehold, fixtures, fittings and goodwill. Stock in trade will be additional at valuation.

An inventory will be compiled to detail all items of a personal nature excluded from the sale and items subject to lease, this will be available to all parties wishing to offer.

Strictly by appointment through the sellers’ sole agents, Bruce & Company. Please remember when viewing that staff and locals may not be aware that the business is on the market and we would be grateful if you do not talk openly about the business while in the area.

Call to Action
All offers, couched in Scottish Legal Terms, should be submitted to the seller’s sole agents Bruce & Company.

Further Information
Should you require further information on this or any other property, please do not hesitate to contact us on 0131 314 0660.

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
28 April 2016

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