Hilton Smythe is delighted to introduce to the market Berzerk Leisure Ltd. This outstanding business offers the ultimate adventure playground and party venue for children. Originally founded by our clients in 1994 and being one of the first play centres in the region. The business is very well regarded and supported by the local community and benefits from much repeat trade and word of mouth referrals.
The 12,000sq ft play area underwent a complete refurbishment in 2000, designed and installed by S.P.I. one of the leading play equipment suppliers. The play centre offers a safe environment for children to play with separate play zones including three tube slide, four lane wavy slide, ball ponds, robe bridge, crawl tubes, aero-glide, football area, three inflatable bouncy castles and lateral climbing wall. There are also separate safe play areas for toddlers.
Berzerk Leisure Ltd also boasts a large restaurant with seating for up to 200 covers serving a wide range of snacks, hot and cold meals, sandwiches and selection of beverages, with the addition of Wifi and a widescreen TV.
The business is one of the largest party venues in the area, averaging 16 children's parties each weekend proving very lucrative with advance bookings already taken in 2014.
Additionally, the business generates additional income from letting other units within the tenancy agreement. With a nursery on the upper floor of the premise yielding £18,000 per annum, and two further units sublet with income of £19,000 and £6,000 per annum respectively.
Naturally, early viewing of this profitable and clearly sustainable business is highly recommended.
TENUREWe are advised leasehold.
The original lease length is 10 years with 7 years remaining. Rent is £55,000 per annum.
Tuesday to Friday 9.30am - 6.30pm
Saturday and Sunday 10.00am - 6.00pm
Private parties are by arrangement.
STAFFThe business is run and managed by a successful husband and wife team with the assistance of 5 full time and 11 part time members of staff.
FINANCIAL PROFILEThis highly profitable business reports a yearly turnover of £364,000, with reported gross profit at £194,000.
Berzerk Leisure Ltd occupies a large purpose fully fitted commercial unit on Moulton Park Industrial Estate just on the outskirts of large town of Northampton, surrounded by other industrial units and within close proximity to many residential properties.
The business is easily accessible located just off the very busy A5076 from the A43. The business benefits from a huge car park with facilities for up to 120 vehicles and a bus stop conveniently nearby.
Northampton is a large town in the East Midlands region of England with a population of around 212,000. It lies on the River Nene around 70 miles north-west from London and approximately 50 miles from Birmingham.
The town has excellent transport links served by junctions 15, 15a and 16 from the M1 motorway. Both the A45 and A43 link the town with other areas in Northamptonshire. The town is also well served by public transport supported by a mainline railway station and network of busses running through the centre and out towards neighbouring towns and villages.
Colourful 12,000 sq ft industrial unit
Secure reception area through to activity centre with till and counter.
Seating area for 120 plus covers.
Three party rooms with table and chairs.
Restaurant area housing 2 microwaves, new electric oven, 3 counter top fryers, 4 pot Bain Marie, lamp warmer, coffee machine, 4 chest freezers, 2 upright chillers, urn, drinks cabinet, griddle, commercial sink, dishwasher, extraction system, till, dinks cabinet and 2 ice cream freezers.
Two rear stock rooms fully racked and shelved.
Two offices and ladies, gentlemen's and disabled toilet facilities.
Stairs leading to Nursery with two additional units currently sub let.
CCTV covering play centre and reception area with 4 cameras, fully alarmed and monitored.
Large car park for up to 120 vehicles.
Inventory of play equipment.
Large inflatable bouncy castle for under 4s
Padded area containing soft play items and two plastic slides
Large inflatable slide
All of the above are linked and custom designed by Just Inflatables.
Various soft play items in the baby area including:-
Rugs, 3 rockers, 9 baby ride on toys, bookshelf with books, two tables and small chairs plus various soft play items. Double seating for adults and padded seat lining the wall.
1 rainbow four lane slide and four mats
1 inflatable football goal designed by Just Inflatables.
1 climbing wall and mats
Under 4's area with 1 ramp leading up to 1 orange crawl tube and 1 green tube slide, 1 small ball pond containing approximately 5000 balls, 2 rollers, 2 mats and 1 wall panel game consisting of noughts and crosses.
Main play frame with red and yellow tube slides leading down to large ball pond containing approximately 7000 balls. Two ramps leading up to next level of play frame. 2 zig-zag vertical climbs, 1 orange crawl tube, 1 netted crawl tube, 1 enclosed pin tube slide, 1 high level walkway, 1 cargo netted walkway, 1 aerial glide and padded surround, 2 wall panel with games and various netted walkways, ramps and mats.