Reference - 47234
This is a rare and unique opportunity to purchase a highly lucrative and heavily relied upon licensed convenience store, post office, chip shop and rental accommodation located in Worcestershire, with neighbouring villages and towns close at hand occupying a prime trading position at the heart of the village amongst an abundance of residential dwellings and ample customer parking. As you would expect the area is a hive of activity throughout the day and night.
The business has four elements, a thriving licensed convenience store, post office, highly lucrative fish and chip shop and two flats that are currently rented out.
The business operates from a commanding and highly visible double fronted property offering an excellent blend of spacious retail space and 2 delightful self-contained flats one with one bedroom and the other with two located on the first floor. Our client informs us that the current tenants are on short term rolling leases.
The business retails an extensive range of newspaper and magazine titles, convenience foods, frozen foods, traditional beers, wines, spirits, tobacco products, confectionary, soft drinks, chilled goods, greetings cards, stationery, sandwiches, pies, dairy products and fruit and vegetables, Lotto and PayPoint.
The fish and chip shop has been successfully operated since its construction in 2015, complete with all the latest equipment and hygiene standards. The business has established a truly enviable reputation for offering the finest fresh cuisine, served from very clean and welcoming premises.
The sales area is light and airy creating a welcoming environment housing a well maintained 4-pan gas counter range with hot display. This is a thriving and profitable business yet is operated with a high staff involvement.
The business therefore represents a fabulous investment for an ambitious operative who can exploit the potential for growth with the opportunity to extend the menu, increase the opening times a
Currently shop sales average £12,000-£13,000 approximately.
Chip shop £8,500 – £9,000 approximately.
Rental received from the two flats generates £10,200 pa.
Post Office Salary
Annual po income approximates to £12,000.
Weekly lottery sales approximate to £1,100.
News Sheet £700
Current records and accounts can be inspected when viewing.
Shop Monday – Saturday 07:00 – 21:00, Sunday 08:00 – 16:00
Monday – Saturday 12:30 – 14:00, Saturday 17:00 – 21:30, Sunday 17:00 – 20:00
The business is managed by the owners with full and part time members of staff.
The spacious sales area is light and airy creating a welcoming environment. The business has been superbly refitted with an extensive range of quality equipment including a two point epos system with scanner facility, CCTV and ample modern refrigeration units. To the rear of the property there are ample storage facilities and a staff toilet.
The chip shop is also excellently presented through-out with no expense spared on it construction. There is a kitchen and preparation area, potato storage and chipper and peeler area, all excellently presented.
This part of the property has not been inspected but we are advised by the owner that it comprises of two first floor flats.
The first has 2 double bedrooms, lounge, bathroom and kitchen.
The second has a double bedroom, lounge, bathroom and kitchen.
We are advised that the property is freehold.
We have been advised that the current owners would also consider a leasehold, please contact us on for further details.
We have been unable to check this information and advise prospective purchasers to consult their own solicitor for verification.
This is a rare opportunity to purchase a collection of thriving businesses which occupies a prime trading position in a charming village setting. Only now being offered for sale due to retirement, a viewing is highly recommended to avoid disappointment.
With an option for either a freehold or leasehold acquisition, this is a genuinely profitable opportunity that you can't afford to miss!