Hairdresser / Barber Shop for sale

Cannock, Staffordshire, , WS11

£39,999

Property Description

Commercial information

  • Business for sale

Key features

  • Ref:B04457
  • Leasehold

Full description

Business
Hilton Smythe is pleased to welcome to the market Edges Hair Studio.

Edges Hair Studio was founded by the current owner over 22 years ago and has been a real labour of love for her.

The business is now being sold albeit reluctantly and with a heavy heart only so that the owner can enjoy a well-earned retirement.

Edges Hair Studio is a small, friendly and very busy hair salon which strives to keep up to date with all classic and modern hairstyles within a stylish and homely environment. Quality is to the highest standard and the business continually trains its team and supports young stylists helping them achieve their goals whilst at the same time maintaining the business reputation.

Services provided by Edges Hair Studio include;

• All cutting and blow-drying techniques
• Colouring / Perming
• Traditional Setting
• Hair extensions
• Spray tanning
• Eyebrow tinting and shaping
• Barbering
• Wet shaving.

The business is a Matrix, Balmain and GHD approved salon.

The sale will include the company website ( and Facebook page (207 likes at Instruction) and the business enjoys great visibility on the internet.

Scope to Improve

1. Advertising and marketing campaign
2. Maximise the use of social media particularly twitter and Instagram
3. Extend the opening hours
4. Offer a discount to Armed Forces, Police, NHS employees etc
5. Explore online discounters such as Groupon and Wowcher
6. Consider sub-letting rear room to a complimentary business
7. Introduce stand up sun beds
8. Convert rear salon to a Gentleman’s Barbers.

Reasons to Buy

1. A well-established business with an enviable reputation and many regular customers
2. Low running costs with inexpensive rent and no business rates
3. Perfect trading position on a busy main road with loads of free parking
4. Includes website and all social media platforms
5. Little or no competition locally
6. Current owner happy to offer a handover to ensure the continued success
7. Ideal owner managed or partnership.
8. A real opportunity to increase turnover significantly, current owner has been running at a pace to suit.

Hilton Smythe highly advise early viewing to avoid disappointment.

This lovely little business is likely to attract considerable interest.



Location
Edges Hair Studio is Located in Cannock in the county of Staffordshire.

Cannock is the most populous of the three towns in the district of Cannock Chase and at the 2011 census had a population of 28,018. Cannock lies to the north of the West Midlands conurbation to the south of Cannock Chase, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). Cannock forms part of the Cannock Built-up Area (population 86,121 at the 2011 census) which also includes Cheslyn Hay, Great Worley, Hednesford, Huntington, Heath Hayes and Wimblebury.

Cannock is Located close to the M6, M6 toll and M54 motorways. There is an extensive network of local buses radiating out from Cannock town centre. The town’s main bus operator is Arriva Midlands, who operate the majority of services to and from Cannock bus station. Cannock Railway Station is part of the Rugeley-Cannock-Walsall-Birmingham line operated by West Midlands Trains. There are two trains per hour from the station to Rugeley, Walsall and Birmingham. The journey time to Birmingham is about 45 minutes.

Edges Hair Studio is ideally situated in a main road position, in a small but unusually vibrant and busy shopping parade alongside other complimentary retail businesses such as a butchers and freezer store, a Fish and Chip shop, a pharmacy and a busy convenience store. The business thus benefits from high levels of footfall and passing trade.

The business is nicely presented with clear visible signage and there is free customer parking immediately outside the premises along with free on street parking just around the corner.



Premises
Edges Hair Studio occupies the ground floor of an end terraced retail unit and briefly comprises;

Salon,

• A Security shutter secures the premises,
• Window and glazed door to front creating a light airy and inviting interior,
• Tiled floor,
• Spotlighting,
• 4 hair stations each with its own mirror,
• Power sockets and shelf,
• Dado rail,
• Reception desk with glass top,
• Till and appointment book,
• Freestanding shelving unit displaying hair products.

Rear Salon

A generous and bright room with three further hair stations and wall mounted TV.

Treatment Room / Further Salon.

Nice room with two back washes with electric shower units, massage bed, nail bar.

Kitchenette

• Tiled worktop,
• Stainless steel sink and drainer,
• Washing machine,
• Dryer,
• Door to rear yard with bin storage.



Tenure
We are advised that Edges Hair Studio is being sold as a Leasehold business opportunity.

The existing Lease is with the local council and is arranged on a monthly rolling basis currently although we are further advised that the landlord would be happy to negotiate a mutually acceptable lease with a new owner.

The rent is £4500 Per Annum which is incredibly reasonable given the size and location of the premises.

We are advised that the business benefits from being exempt from business rates.



Hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday 9:00am to 4:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am to 5:00pm
Thursday 9:00am to 1:00pm
Friday 9:00am to 6:00pm
Saturday 9:00am to 4:00pm
Sunday Closed



Staff
The business is run and managed by our client with the help of 2 part time members of staff.



Financial Profile
Edges Hair Studio generates an advised current turnover of approximately £38,000 per annum but it needs to be stressed that the business is currently being run at a pace to suit.




Nearest stations

  • Hednesford (1.0 mi)
  • Cannock (1.7 mi)
  • Landywood (3.6 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 299002 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Hednesford (1.0 mi)
  • Cannock (1.7 mi)
  • Landywood (3.6 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 299002 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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