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Property details

  • Floor area 1,240 sq. ft


  • Available from 1st Jan 2020
  • Unfurnished
  • Established trading restaurant
  • Lease and business for sale
  • Car park close by
  • Busy pedestrianised area
  • External decked area
  • Reduced business rates
  • Very competitive rent

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The premises trade as an independent Italian Restaurant under the name of Forno Antico. They are located within the Market Hall development where other tenants include Pets Corner and are directly opposite Bell Walk dry cleaners.

They comprise an octagonal shaped restaurant with fitted bar and serving area plus well fitted kitchen, 2 separate cloakrooms and external decked area. In more detail the premises are arranged as follows:

Entrance lobby to restaurant maximum dimensions 10.4 m (34′) x 10.4 m (34′) overall 107 115.6 sq m (1240 sq ft) including lobby and bar area. Octagonal restaurant with feature central light well with ceiling light, wood effect flooring, brick built counter/bar area with spot lighting over, serving hatch to kitchen. Glass fronted drinks chiller/display unit, dishwasher, commercial coffee maker.

Kitchen 7.7m (25′ 3″) x 3.4m (11′) overall 26.2 sq m (278 sq ft). Fitted with 2 x deep bowl stainless steel sink unit with water heater over, ceiling lighting, tiled walls and floor, stainless steel extraction hood/canopy, 6 ring gas hob, grill, fryer, tall fridge, tall freezer, pizza over, range of stainless steel kitchen preparation, serving and storage units.

Doors to lobby with doors to 2 separate cloakrooms, one adapted for disabled persons plus store cupboard.

Outside, decked area, fence enclosed with external tables and chairs

Business – The premises trades as an independent Italian restaurant service lunch and dinner 7 days a week. It is run by the owner with a series of part time assistants working between 4 and 20 hours per week.

Accounts show Turnover exceeding £100,000pa (2018) with good gross and net profits.

The premises are held under lease for a term of 15 years from 2015 with rent reviews every 5th year. There are tenant break options at 6th and 11th anniversary by service of 6 months prior notice.

Nb. We are advised the premises benefit from 50% discount on business rates for the year 2020.

Offers sought in the region of £39,950 for the lease business and goodwill to include an agreed list of fixtures and fittings.

Further information can be found at their web site:

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Local Amenities

  • Uckfield 0.1 miles
  • Buxted 2.1 miles
  • Holy Cross Church of England Primary School 0.3 miles
  • St Philip's Catholic Primary School 0.3 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Uckfield 0.1 miles
  • Buxted 2.1 miles
  • Holy Cross Church of England Primary School 0.3 miles
  • St Philip's Catholic Primary School 0.3 miles
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