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Retail premises for sale

Unit 1, Arbroath DD11


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Hilton Smythe are delighted to bring to the market (on a leasehold basis) a fantastic opportunity to purchase this fully equipped servicing and motor vehicle repair business.

Ramp It Up Garage has been under the careful ownership of our client since 2016 and is only now being offered to the market as our clients looks to relocate out of the area.

The business currently operates over 6 days a week and offers a variety of services including repairs and servicing, further services offered include engine diagnostic testing, diesel tuning, exhaust fitting, tyres (supplied) and car accessories. This fully equipped garage can carry out repairs on all makes and models and can also offer a good selection spares.

The garage has a unique feature in that it offers to hire out ramps and tooling to the general public for diy repairs, along with hiring a staff member for the tricky bits.

The business has built up an excellent reputation within the local area and further afield for the high quality of the services and parts offered, which has resulted in a very loyal client base, with a good level of repeat trade and word of mouth recommendations.

We feel there is scope to increase the turnover with the introduction of an mot bay, extending the opening hours to accommodate an increased work load. A new owner could also embark on a modest marketing campaign to highlight the business and the services offered, or perhaps branch out into the car and van hire business and also car sales, along with the introduction of an out of hours breakdown recovery service and introducing a valeting service.

A tremendous opportunity to own this turn key business, and early enquiries must come highly recommended to avoid disappointment.

Early enquiries highly recommended.

Ramp It Up Garage is located in the popular and thriving Elliot Industrial Estate in the Angus seaside town of Arbroath, the trading estate sits just on the outskirts of the town.

The population of Arbroath numbers around the 24,000 mark and it has been hailed among the country's most popular commuter towns, with Aberdeen, Dundee and Perth all being within easy reach due to the extensive road networks and superior rail links.

The town is surrounded by breath-taking scenery, championship golf courses, and historic sites such as Arbroath Abbey along with a rich seafaring heritage, captured in a multi-million-pound visitor centre by the quay.

Arbroath is extremely well serviced in terms of local amenities with a number of educational facilities including primary, secondary schooling along with Angus College of further education, a fine selection of retail facilities, restaurants, independent shops, leisure facilities and the Webster Theatre.

The town further benefits from excellent public transport links via both rail and road making travel to all other parts of Scotland accessible with ease

The business occupies a large purpose built industrial unit extending to 4,500 sqft and benefits from being fitted out to high specification and further benefits from having easy access for larger commercial style vehicles.

The accommodation briefly comprises;

General office and seated reception area, with service counter.
Main workshop area.

3 Two poster
4 tonne ramps
2 Compressors
3 Fully kitted out work stations with tooling
Fabrication Area
Sand blaster
10 Tonne press
Engine Hoist
Various Diagnostic equipment
Further specialist industry tooling
Wash station

Large Storage area
W/c’s with shower facilities
External Parking Area
Alarm System

We are advised that tenure is offered on a Leasehold basis. 5 Year Lease with 3 years remaining.

Rent £1,500 including vat pcm.

The business currently operates;

Monday – Sunday 0830 – 1700

The business is run and managed by the current owner.

Financial Profile
Gross turnover in the region of circa £55,000.


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  • " role="presentation" aria-hidden="true"> Muirfield Primary School 0.3 miles
  • " role="presentation" aria-hidden="true"> Timmergreens Primary School 0.6 miles
  • " role="presentation" aria-hidden="true"> Arbroath 1.2 miles
  • " role="presentation" aria-hidden="true"> Carnoustie 5 miles

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