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FREEHOLD CAFE - Blands Cliff, Scarborough, North Yorkshire YO11 1NR

Sold by Us £159,950

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Tenure: Freehold

Café with owner’s accommodation and an outdoor seating area with sea views a stones throw from the beach! The Sunflower Café is located on the quaint Blands Cliff, which is a busy cobbled street linking the town centre to the south bay seafront. Other occupiers in the vicinity include Nisa Local, Cash Generator, cafes, restaurants and the Scarborough indoor Market which is undergoing a multi-million pound redevelopment. This café has been run successfully in the past with high annual turnovers and is ready for a new owner operator to take it on and breathe life into it once again. Comes fully equipped and ready to trade. £159,950 o.n.o.

LOCATION: Blands Cliff is a well known street in Scarborough due to its cobbles and steep gradient. Also because it leads directly down to the Futurist Theatre and the south bay beach. Blands Cliff is easily accessible from Scarborough Town Centre by continuing down the main pedestrianised Westborough and Newborough, then onto Eastborough taking the second right opposite St Helen's Square where the Scarborough Indoor Market is located. The street benefits from high footfall in peak seasons as it serves as an easy link from the beach to town.

THE PROPERTY: The property is a three storey terrace with a basement. The ground floor is arranged as an open plan cafe, with the kitchen to the rear within an extension, and a single W.C for customers. There is a basement which gives the cafe a good amount of usable storage, and the rear outdoor seating area gives the Sunflower Cafe a real advantage. Upstairs there is a lounge, three double bedrooms and a bathroom.

THE CAFE: The cafe is open plan with seating for up to 32 customers. There is a glass display fridge and service counter, spot lights, and radiators connected to the gas central heating system.

KITCHEN: The kitchen is well equipped and includes; chest freezer, under counter fridge, tall freezer, tall fridge/ freezer, Lincat gas twin pan deep fat fryer, Lincat 4x gas hob cooker with gas oven, Lincat griddle, Hobart commercial dishwasher, double stainless steel sink & drainer, hand wash basin, extractor, 2 x microwave, toaster, bain marie and an additional under counter fridge.

LEASE TERMS: The owners will consider renting the property as well as wishing to sell the freehold.
The whole property will be available on a new lease for a minimum term of 3 years. The starting rent will be £1,500 pcm.
Ingoing for the equipment -

SERVICES: The property is connected to all mains gas, electric, water and drainage services.

BUSINESS RATES: The property has a current Rateable Value of £3,800 and therefore should qualify for 100% rate relief. Interested parties are advised to contact the Local Taxation Department on 01723 232323 to confirm the exact rate liability (if any).

VIEWING: Viewings can be arranged by calling Colin Ellis Commercial on 01723 363565.
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