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Property details

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • 1 reception room

Features

  • Leasehold
  • Beautiful Stone Built Premier Store & Post Office, 2 Bedroom accomodation available if needed
  • Post Office Salary £17 - 18,000 approx Weekly Sales £7000+
  • Excellent Main Road Location With Customer Parking & Opposite a Bus Stop
  • Viewing Highly Recommended to appreciate the location and size of the store

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Since listed: 2731 page views

Description

Reference - 45567

Description
This is an excellent and very rare opportunity to purchase a very well, established Premier store and Post Office with stunning potential for future growth. Occupying a prominent main road trading position in the village of Skelmathorpe, Huddersfield.

This fantastic Premier store and Post Office is located on a main road plot at the very heart of the village and within a large number of quality residential dwellings and other small to medium sized outlets. This business also has some limited off road parking.

Having successfully operated as a retail outlet in the village and under current ownership for the last 20 years, this highly renowned business has earned an excellent reputation for offering the best quality cards, stationary and all manner of general goods. These services always come with a warm, friendly and a very local service. The business therefore enjoys an extensive and loyal customer base attracting repeat trade from the immediate vicinity.

The business operates from highly visible single fronted corner shop premises, which is presented to a very high standard with an excellent range of fixtures and fittings to go with the sale. The business comes with a full cctv package.

The Post Office is a thriving and lucrative business, which is run by the owners, 2 full time and 1 part time member of staff. This business is an essential piece within the local community. Offering all mains Post Office services except Passports as well as other general goods, all offered to the local community and the passing trade. This business operates 7 days of the week. The business offers excellent scope for future growth and improvement and would therefore ideally suit an ambitious and energetic couple or family that have the opportunity to extend and add to the stock already on offer at this excellent business. Theses enhancements will undoubtedly increase the already impressive weekly sales whilst also enabling the additional staffing levels to be kept t

Sales
post office salary £17,000 – 18,000pa
Weekly turnover - £7,000

Accounts
Accounts available upon request.

Trading Hours
Monday – Sunday 6am – 9pm.

Staff
Operated by the owners, 2 full time and 1 part time members of staff

Building External
Highly visible, corner premises occupying a prominent main road position. The main trading area covers the entire middle floor with all storage in the basement area.

Building Internal
The main serving and till areas for the business, are located to the left, upon entrance to the store. With a retail area covering the length and breadth of the single fronted store that comes with an excellent array of display shelving, display coolers and fridges with the sale.

Tenure
We are advised that the business comes to market as a Freehold but a leasehold option could be available.

We are advised that the annual rent is £12,000

We have been unable to check this information and advise prospective purchasers to consult their own solicitor for verification

Summary
A fantastic opportunity to, purchase a highly profitable business with terrific potential for future growth and improvement. Viewing is highly recommended.

Residential
Option to rent spacious 2 double bedroom apartment with large living area, kitchen with appliances including dishwasher, washing machine and fridge freezer and family bathroom, can be found to the rear of the property.

You could get

Superfast broadband Superfast broadband

Up to 55 Mbps (Source: Ofcom)

Map & Nearby

Local Amenities

  • Denby Dale 1.4 miles
  • Shepley 2.3 miles
  • Skelmanthorpe Academy 0.1 miles
  • St Aidan's Church of England Academy 0.3 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Denby Dale 1.4 miles
  • Shepley 2.3 miles
  • Skelmanthorpe Academy 0.1 miles
  • St Aidan's Church of England Academy 0.3 miles

Market stats

Sale activity

Average estimated value for a house in HD8:

  • £159,650
  • Price decrease

  • -£6,396
  • (-3.852%)
  • Over the last 12 months

In the last 12 months

  • Average sale price

    £158,923
  • Properties sold

    113

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Price history

Sold prices provided by Land Registry
3rd Aug 2019 £54,999 Price reduced by £5,000
25th Jul 2018 £59,999 First listed

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