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Retail premises for sale

Cheriton High Street, Folkestone CT19

£29,995

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Description

Business
Hilton Smythe are delighted to present to the market J C Appliances, established over 20 years ago and now offered for sale to allow our client to retire.

The turnover is split 40% walk in retail customers and 60% contract work to large housing providers and agencies including Kent City Council. Our client is a trusted supplier, able to provide a full range of white goods, cleaning equipment and accessories for private rental accommodation, student accommodation and council managed properties.

Our clients’ excellent supplier contacts and knowledge allows him to supply 30 flat units when required and can include full installation from a trusted team of self-employed plumbers.

He currently works with around 22 property agencies.

Deliveries are direct to the store or property.

The retail unit includes an excellent range of cookers, washing machines and dryers. 60% are new and 40% are reconditioned appliances. Our clients’ loyal customers trust the full advice service, quality brands and full removal of old appliances and secure installation.

The expansive shop premises and workshop would allow any new owner to carry out repairs or add on additional repair/service work.

Opportunity to increase current turnover lies within advertising include;
New website
Increasing the current stock levels
Increasing new contracts levels

Full handover offered including agreements with suppliers

Ideal for business for someone with repair experience, white goods knowledge.

4.7 /5 customer review score on google.

Location
J C Appliances occupies a central trading position on a busy parade of shops on Cheriton High Street in Folkestone.

The street is extremely busy thoroughfare from the M20 motorway into the centre of Folkestone which is a mix of residential housing, independent shops, a local school, a church and Cheriton library.

Folkestone is a port town in Kent on the south east coast of North Downs. Cheriton enjoys a consistent rise in house prices due to the high demand. Many people are relocating from Greater London, who are still able to commute within 45 mins by train.

There is free parking on the adjacent streets, a main bus stop across from the business and the nearest mainline station is Folkestone West.

Premises
Retail area - appliance displays to left, centre and right

Testing area - large workshop with storage shelving

Office with admin area and desk, leads into further store room.

Rear - external large garage

Tenure
The business is on leasehold, a new long lease is available paying just £4,800 per year

Hours
Monday to Thursday: 09:30 - 17:30
Friday: 9:30pm - 4pm

Staff
The owner with self-employed electrical mechanical and plumbing engineers for installation work.

Financial Profile
The 2017 turnover is £120,000.

Floorplan

No floorplan available

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Local Amenities

  • " role="presentation" aria-hidden="true"> All Souls' Church of England Primary School 0 miles
  • " role="presentation" aria-hidden="true"> Morehall Primary 0.4 miles
  • " role="presentation" aria-hidden="true"> Folkestone West 0.6 miles
  • " role="presentation" aria-hidden="true"> Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal 1.2 miles

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