Cafe for sale

Shoreline Cafe & Village Store, 1 Church Street, Craster, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 3TH

£70,000

Property Description

Commercial information

  • Business for sale

Key features

  • Popular cafe/bistro and village store
  • Located in the heart of Craster
  • 35 covers internally, 25 covers externally
  • Turnover y/e 30.6.16: 210,439
  • Excellent lifestyle opportunity
  • Energy Rating B

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Description

Café at ground floor level with seating internally for circa 35 customers. Externally there is a decking area with further seating for circa 25 customers.

The shop is also located to the ground floor, which although accessed via the café, is situated in it's own stand alone area. The shop acts as a small convenience store, providing essential necessities to the local community, as well as offering a selection of gifts for the tourists who visit the area.

Location

The business occupies a central position in one of Northumberland's busiest and most popular coastal villages, Craster, which sits within the Northumberland coastal Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. There is good access to the A1 and A1068 dual carriageways, with the market town of Alnwick within 10 miles and the city of Newcastle upon Tyne circa 40 miles away.

Internal Details

The ground floor is presented in a traditional style with modern, contemporary influences with a distinctly seaside feel. There is table and chair seating for approximately 35 customers.

Ancillary areas include a till servery/coffee station, commercial grade catering kitchen and male, female and disabled toilet.

Fixtures & Fittings

We have been advised that the majority of the fixtures and fittings are owned outright and will be included in the sale with regards to the ground floor area, subject to an inventory.

We are advised that the trade fixtures and fittings are substantially free from loan, lease or hire purchase agreement.

Tenure

The property is offered for sale on a leasehold basis, at an asking rent of £20,000 per annum and a term of 10 years. Further terms to be negotiated.

External Details

Externally there is an enclosed, modern decking area with further seating for c.25 customers.

There is parking for two cars in front of the building.

Other Property

At first floor level is a self-contained 'holiday-let', with separate access, comprising two bedrooms, two en-suite shower rooms and open plan kitchen, lounge/dining room. The apartment is fitted out to a very high standard could be utilised as private living accommodation.

This element of the property may be available by separate negotiation.

The Opportunity

This business presents an excellent opportunity for an owner/operator to run a lifestyle business which benefits from year round tourist trade.

Trading Information

Accounts for the year end June 2016 (shop/café only) show net sales of £210,439, with adjusted net profits (in the hands of an owner operator) of c.£36,000.

Trading Hours

During summer months, the café is open from 10am-5pm, during winter months the trading hours are reduced slightly and the café closes at 4pm.

Business Rates

The Rateable Value is £9,300 for the café with effect from April 2017. Confirmation of actual business rates payable should be obtained from the local authority.


More information from this agent

Nearest stations

  • Alnwick Station (5.8 mi)
  • Chathill (6.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Christie & Co , Newcastle Upon Tyne

Shakespeare House 18 Shakespeare Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6AQ

0191 687 0826 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Christie & Co , Newcastle Upon Tyne

Shakespeare House 18 Shakespeare Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6AQ

0191 687 0826 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

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Nearest stations

  • Alnwick Station (5.8 mi)
  • Chathill (6.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Christie & Co , Newcastle Upon Tyne

Shakespeare House 18 Shakespeare Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6AQ

0191 687 0826 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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