Description Bruce and Co are delighted to introduce to the market Honor Murray Interiors which our clients’ started 18 years ago. Our clients have decided to place the business on the market due to their wish to now retire after 18 years in the business. The business attracts local residents as well as passing trade to the area with Kelso being one of the Scottish borders tourist hot spots and the business is one of the first shops you see on entering the town. The business has different aspects to it with one half of the premises offering fabric on large and small rolls, in total 6000 meters and all the main names of designer fabric priced from £12 per meter. The other half of the business is a section which offers bespoke crafts such as furniture, jewellery, gifts and flowers. The website has recently been updatd, at considerable expense, to be mobile and ordering friendly.
Situation Kelso is situated in the heart of the Scottish Borders around an hour's drive south of Edinburgh. This historic Borders town is very picturesque with its cobbled main square and historic buildings. The town is popular with tourists visiting the Abbey as well as Floors Castle (home to the Duke of Roxburgh), which is one of Scotland's most magnificent country houses. Other attractions include Kelso Racecourse where regular horse race meetings take place and Kelso Showground, which brings several large shows/events that are very lucrative to the local shops. It also attracts a large amount of fishermen for the River Tweed as well as groups of golfers . The town has a population of around 7,000 people and has both primary and secondary schooling.
Building Internal The property has a prominent corner location as you enter the main road through Kelso. The entrance is from the front which in turn leads into the bright and spacious retail area with several display windows all around. There are several display areas with shelving all around and an island display On entering, the service counter is located directly in front of you in the middle of the units to the right-hand side. The fabric display is in the unit to the right hand side which is connected with interior doorway. The fabric has 2 areas front and rear with all fabric on display with high rack stands.
Building External The front of the property is straight to street with ample on street parking in and around the town of Kelso.
Services The property has mains water, drainage, gas and electricity
Tenure We are advised that the property is held on a 10 year lease which commenced in 2010. The monthly rent is £1000. We are advised a longer lease maybe available.(this is for both units)
Call to Action Trading figures will be made available after a formal viewing has taken place. All offers, couched in Scottish Legal Terms, should be submitted to the seller’s sole agents Bruce & Company. Oiro £20,000 are sought for the leasehold, fixtures, fittings, goodwill and Stock . Visit our website at for a range of other properties available. Bruce & Co is the trade name of Bruce & Co Ltd. Registered in Scotland No: 190660.
Viewing Strictly by appointment through the sellers’ sole agents, Bruce & Company.
Summary Great opportunity to take on a well-established business in the borders town of Kelso
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