Skip to main content Skip to footer

Restaurant/cafe for sale

£35,000

2 Caldmore Road, Walsall WS1

Interested in this property? Call +44 1204 351867 * or

* Calls to this number will be recorded for quality, compliance and training purposes.

Property description

Business
There has been a food based business on this position for at least twenty years and the current owner has run it successfully for the last 12 months. This is a reluctant sale made necessary only by the owners wish to concentrate on her other catering businesses.

The business sells freshly made food using locally sourced ingredients wherever possible; including breakfasts, hot and cold sandwiches, jacket potatoes with a choice of hot and cold fillings, toasties, boxed breakfasts, burgers and daily specials.

The business has good visibility on the internet and has a 4 star hygiene rating and lots of regular customers.

Scope to improve
Advertising and marketing campaign
Maximise the use of social media
Extend the opening hours, this business could be incredibly lucrative if it stayed open until late in the evenings to serve students, clubbers and people returning from the pub.
Introduce a loyalty card/ scheme
Improve the exterior signage perhaps with illumination (subject to normal planning permissions)
Develop outside catering particularly corporate i.E. Business buffets etc.
Demand in this area for a Dessert offering i.E. Cakes, ice creams, puddings, milkshakes etc.

Location
The business is perfectly situated in an attractive grade 2 listed, period building in a main road position with high levels of footfall and passing trade and with an inexpensive car park just to the rear of the premises. The business is surrounded by complimentary retail businesses and a large number of other food based businesses which makes this a destination venue for customers looking for freshly prepared and reasonably priced traditional food.

Over 90 bus routes operate in Walsall. Walsall railway station is on Station Street in the town and there are 4 trains per hour to Birmingham and one per hour to Rugeley.

Walsall is close to the M6 with three junctions (J7, J9 and J10). The town is also served by the A34 road which connects Manchester and the M42 motorway towards London and is connected regionally by the A454.

Premises
The business is perfectly situated in an attractive grade 2 listed, period building in a main road position with high levels of footfall and passing trade and with an inexpensive car park just to the rear of the premises. The business is surrounded by complimentary retail businesses and a large number of other food based businesses which makes this a destination venue for customers looking for freshly prepared and reasonably priced traditional food.

Over 90 bus routes operate in Walsall. Walsall railway station is on Station Street in the town and there are 4 trains per hour to Birmingham and one per hour to Rugeley.

Walsall is close to the M6 with three junctions (J7, J9 and J10). The town is also served by the A34 road which connects Manchester and the M42 motorway towards London and is connected regionally by the A454.

Tenure
We are advised this is a leasehold sale.

The current lease being a rolling lease although we are advised that the landlord would be happy to negotiate a suitable lease for the new purchaser.

The rent is a very reasonable £3,900 per annum

There are currently no business rates payable.

Hours
Monday to Friday: 7.30am – 2pm
Saturday: 8am - 12pm
Sunday: Closed

Staff
The business is run with the help of 4 full time staff but would ideally be owner managed.

Financial Profile
The business reports a turnover of roughly £130,000 per annum.

This is increasing month on month and JustEat has just been introduced which has already had a noticeable effect on the takings and should continue as word spreads.

What Zoopla users think of Walsall

Overall rating:

  • currently 3.5 stars
Good - 70% (208 ratings)

Ratings breakdown:

  • currently 3.5 stars
Community & safety
  • currently 3 stars
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently 3.5 stars
Parks & recreation
  • currently 3.5 stars
Restaurants & shopping
  • currently 3.5 stars
Schools & public services
  • currently 4 stars
Transport & travel

Rate Walsall:

Tell us what you think of this area by rating these categories.
Please note your vote will only be counted once.

Community & safety
  • currently 0 stars
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
  • 3
  • 2
  • 5
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently 0 stars
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
  • 3
  • 2
  • 5
Parks & recreation
  • currently 0 stars
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
  • 3
  • 2
  • 5
Restaurants & shopping
  • currently 0 stars
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
  • 3
  • 2
  • 5
Schools & public services
  • currently 0 stars
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
  • 3
  • 2
  • 5
Transport & travel
  • currently 0 stars
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
  • 3
  • 2
  • 5

Nearby transport

  • Walsall (0.2 miles)
  • Bescot Stadium (1.4 miles)
  • Tame Bridge Parkway (2.0 miles)
  • Birmingham International Airport (13.3 miles)
  • Coventry Airport (25.8 miles)
  • East Midlands Airport (32.4 miles)
  • Sharpness Old Docks (62.9 miles)
  • Lydney Harbour (64.3 miles)
  • Woodside Birkenhead Ferry Terminal (70.6 miles)

Nearby schools

View all schools in Walsall
  • Blue Coat Church of England Aided Infant School (0.4 miles)
  • Caldmore Primary Academy (0.4 miles)
  • Blue Coat Church of England Aided Junior School (0.4 miles)
  • Wolverhampton Vocational Training Centre (4.9 miles)
  • St Georges Academy (7.2 miles)
  • CUL Academy Trust (7.2 miles)
  • Blue Coat Church of England Academy (0.3 miles)
  • Queen Mary's High School (0.6 miles)
  • Hydesville Tower School (0.7 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

Local info for Walsall

About the neighbours in WS1

AskMe Q&A for Walsall

Ask a question

See all AskMe Q&A in Walsall

For more information about this property, please contact
Hilton Smythe Commercial, BL1 on +44 1204 351867 * (local rate)

Contact Hilton Smythe Commercial about this property

Enter details
    Morning (8am-noon)
    Afternoon (noon-5pm)
    Evening (5pm-9pm)
  1. Characters remaining: 500

By submitting this form, you accept our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. When you click 'Send message''Request valuation', we will pass your personal data to the selected estate agents so that those agents can respond to your request for information or to arrange a viewing. valuation request.

Disclaimer

Property descriptions and related information displayed on this page, with the exclusion of Running Costs data, are marketing materials provided by Hilton Smythe Commercial, and do not constitute property particulars. Please contact Hilton Smythe Commercial for full details and further information. The Running Costs data displayed on this page are provided by Zoopla to give an indication of potential running costs based on various data sources. Zoopla does not warrant or accept any responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of the property descriptions, related information or Running Costs data provided here.

Properties on the market nearby

13 more properties like this

View all Caldmore Road commercial property for sale