Takeaway for sale

Portland, Dorset

£24,950

Property Description

Commercial information

  • Business for sale

Key features

  • Leasehold 24,950 sav
  • Lucrative main road trading position
  • Immaculately presented refitted premises
  • Florigo 3 pan range, prep kitchen, potato room
  • Rent 92 per week and zero business rates
  • Taking 2,000 pw, 6 evenings & 1 lunch
  • EM&F reference number: CF034402R

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Description: A long established well known Fish & Chip takeaway, under current ownership approximately 12 years, the subject of total refurbishment during this time enabling new owners to move in without the need for any major expenditure. The premises provide customer reception, frying area with modern 3 pan Florigo range, preparation kitchen, potato room, staff cloakroom facilities and storage. An attractive aspect of the proposition are the low overheads associated with the premises, the rent and rates currently amounting to less than £100 per week ensuring the continued profitability of the business, in particular if owner operated. All year round regular trade is enjoyed from the local resident community with a boost during the summer months from the many visitors and holidaymakers to the area.

Location: Enjoying an easily accessible eye catching trading position, fronting the main vehicle thoroughfare onto the island and through the village, at the time of our inspection opposite the Co-op Convenience Store with free restricted stay on street car parking and a free car park close by, the area surrounded by popular residential housing. The area is popular with tourists/holidaymakers who undertake activities such as walking, bird watching, cycling but in particular water based activities to include fishing, diving and most importantly sailing with the National Sailing Academy, host to the 2012 Olympic Sailing events, being close by. Portland is steeped in history, a formal Naval base with a large deep harbour, now the central part of the Jurassic Coast, a World Heritage Site, linked to the mainland by Chesil Beach with the bustling popular seaside resort of Weymouth lying approximately 5 miles away.

Premises: Modern aluminium framed glazed single frontage, aluminium framed glazed entrance door opening to customer RECEPTION AREA, tiled floor, inset ceiling spot lighting, protected by CCTV, contains glazed front upright drinks chiller. To the side, 3 pan Florigo counter range, FRYING AREA behind, non-slip flooring, easy wipe cladding to the walls, fitted counter/base storage unit housing touch screen till, 3 screen electronic menu board above, stainless steel wall shelving complete with 2 microwave ovens, the area also houses stainless steel 2 door chiller counter. Through to PREPARATION KITCHEN, fitted with wall mounted gas fired boiler, twin stainless steel sink/draining unit and wall storage unit, contains stainless steel upright chiller, additional stainless steel 2 door chiller counter and griddle. Leading off is the POTATO ROOM, fitted with stainless steel hand washbasin, contains rumbler and chipper, continues to REAR LOBBY where the CLOAKROOM is situated, fitted with toilet and hand washbasin, back door opens to the rear of the property.
(None of the above appliances/systems have been tested and a purchaser must satisfy themselves as to the serviceability of these.)

Outside: To the rear of the property, YARD AREA, provides BIN STORE, also houses a SHED providing STORAGE and containing chest freezer.

Business: Acquired by the owner in 2007, since this time a full refit of the shop has been undertaken, forming part of a chain, only offered for sale in order to concentrate on other outlets. Operating as a traditional Fish & Chip takeaway, serving a variety of fish, pies, sausages, chicken nuggets and chips together with a variety of accompaniments and soft drinks. Ample scope exists to introduce other menu lines such as kebab and pizza for which good demand would be anticipated. The business enjoys a sound local following from the surrounding residential community, in addition to passing trade such is the trading position, in particular during the summer months.

Trading Hours: Trades favourable hours, with the exception of Friday lunchtime when the business trades 12.00pm - 1.30pm, the remainder of the time the business only trade's evenings, Monday to Saturday 5.00pm - 9.00pm, closing at the slightly later time of 10.00pm on a Friday.

Staff: With the business forming part of a chain it is entirely staff run, currently a manager and 2 part time members of staff are employed albeit the manager would not transfer on the sale of the business.

Takings: We have been advised Sales average £2,000 per week with a boost received during the busy summer months from the many visitors and holidaymakers to the area. The low day to day overheads, especially those associated with the premises, ensure the business remains most profitable, in particular if owner operated.

Comments: Daniels Fish & Chips provides an opportunity to acquire an easily manageable Fish & Chip takeaway which still lends itself to further development through the introduction of additional menu lines. New owners will benefit from immaculately presented trading premises with no major expenditure considered necessary and enjoying very low overheads.

Tenure: Held on the residue of a 7 year renewable Lease, current rent £4,800 per annum.

Rates: Currently 'Nil' after 100% rate relief.

Price: £24,950 for the benefit of the Leasehold, Goodwill, Fixtures, Fittings & Equipment (according to inventory) plus stock at valuation.




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  • Weymouth (3.9 mi)
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To view this property or request more details, contact:

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3 Cornhill, Ottery St. Mary, EX11 1DW

01404 606038 Local call rate

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