Shop for sale

Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, PE14

£299,995

Property Description

Commercial information

  • Business for sale

Key features

  • Ref:B05362
  • Freehold

Full description

Business
Please quote reference B05362

Hilton Smythe welcomes to the market Friday Bridge Fish Bar, which is believed to be a fish and chip shop since the early 20<sup>th</sup> century.  Our client is the fourth owner of the business and is now looking to move away from the area. Friday Bridge Fish Bar, is a traditional fish and chip shop selling only fish, chips, pies, sausages, chicken etc.

Therefore, there is an opportunity for further expansion of the business by adding further lines if the new buyer wishes. The business does not have a website but does have a Facebook page with 4* reviews, there are also 5* reviews from Yell.

Reasons to buy:

  • There is scope for development of the business by considering.
  • Create a website to promote the business.
  • Create further social media pages to promote the business.
  • Addition of new lines of food.
  • Generation of further income by letting some of the accommodation.
  • Opening Monday evenings.
  • Very long-established business.
  • Ample living accommodation.
  • Opportunity to let some of the accommodation.
Hilton Smythe highly advise early viewing to avoid disappointment.



Location
Friday Bridge Fish Bar is in Friday Bridge, just outside of Wisbech, Cambridgeshire.

The premises are located on a main road through the village and is being sold as a fish and chip shop, a 2-bedroom cottage and an attached 3-bedroom house. Behind which is a large garden with parking for several vehicles.

The shop has distinctive signage, customers can park immediately outside the shop on the main road. Friday Bridge is located 3 miles South of Wisbech close to the main A47.



Premises
The shop is entered from the main road and directly into the foyer via double glazed entrance door and a full double-glazed front window. The foyer area has tiled floor, drinks chiller and access to the counter. There is a 3-pan range with chip box and heated storage compartments above. Stainless steel preparation table Buffalo Bain Marie, and access to the preparation area behind.


This area has fish freezer, chest freezers, 6 hob range, stainless steel sinks and preparation tables, door that leads to the rear of the 2-bedroom cottage and a door that leads to the side lobby. The side lobby has access to the front for deliveries and a doorway to the chipping room with chipper, rumbler, storage area and a door to the rear garden.


The 2-bedroom cottage is located between the shop and the 3-bedroom house and has a flowing access to both via a rear storeroom/ hallway. This area has freezers, stairs to the first floor of the cottage, access to a wooden construction storage area and access to the ground floor of the cottage. The ground floor of the cottage has an initial room with doors off to the ground floor shower room and to the lounge with window to front.



Tenure
We are advised the business is being sold as a freehold business opportunity. Our client does not pay business rates but does pay council tax at £1480 per annum.



Hours
The business opening hours:

Monday: Closed

Tuesday: 4.30pm – 8pm

Wednesday: 4.30pm – 9pm

Thursday – Saturday: 11.30am – 1.30pm & 4.30pm – 9pm

Sunday: Closed



Staff
The business is run and managed by our husband and wife clients, with the help of 2 part time members of staff.



Financial Profile
Friday Bridge Fish Bar generated an advised turnover of circa £43,472 in the trading time of October 2017 – June 2008 with a gross profit of 65%.

Please quote reference B05362




Nearest station

  • March (5.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Hilton Smythe, Bolton

20 Wood Street, Bolton, BL1 1DY

01204 299078 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • March (5.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Hilton Smythe, Bolton

20 Wood Street, Bolton, BL1 1DY

01204 299078 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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