Status: Completed
Tenure: Leasehold
Leasehold Rent: £26,000 per annum
Turnover: £261,918
Excellent Family Butchers for SaleExcellent Family Butchers for SaleExcellent Family Butchers for Sale
£29,950 + SAV

Excellent Family Butchers for Sale

  • Reference: 1929
  • Location: Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Hilton Smythe is delighted to introduce to the market Cherry Tree Butchers Ltd. Originally founded by our client in 2006 this traditional family Butchers has firmly established an excellent reputation for the quality of the produce.

The butchers is very popular due it is fantastic location and is well supported by its loyal client base as well as benefiting from busy passing trade. The shop is fully equipped and very well maintained throughout, offering a wide range of quality meats and poultry which is locally sourced where possible. The business is extremely well run and managed with a highly skilled workforce resulting in excellent turnover.

This is an ideal turn key business opportunity which genuenly comes to the market as our client looks towards semi-retirement.

Cherry Tree Butchers Ltd is one of three highly successful butcher shops, another is based in Mildenhall, Suffolk see Hilton Smythe reference 1930 for more information. Our client intends on retaining the third business.


We are advised leasehold.

The original lease length is 10 years with 6 years remaining, reviewed every 5 years. Rent is £26,000 per annum.


The business opens:-

Monday to Saturday 7.00am - 5.00pm


The business is owner run and managed with the assistance of 3 skilled members of staff.


The business reports a fantastic turnover of £261,918 per annum with gross profit at £119,580.
Cherry Tree Butchers occupies a prime trading position amongst the plethora of retail outlets in the heart of Bury St Edmunds town centre. With a vibrant canopy frontage the business is clearly visible to the heavy passing trade and further benefits from ample street parking to the frontage and car park in the vicinity

Bury St Edmunds is a lively market town in Suffolk, with a population of around 35,000. This cultural town boasts the remains of an Abbey and Bury St Edmunds Cathedral dominates the town. The town has excellent roads links via the A14 and A134 and has its own railway station and network of buses provide good public transport links.
Mid parade premise with canopy frontage and good signage briefly comprising:-

Retail area fully equipped with chilled serve over units and window display chilled unit.

Through to the rear preparation room.

Large fully usable basement/cellar divided into several rooms, walk in freezer, toilet facilities and storage.

Roller Blind and Side Blind.
8ft Refrigerated Window Display Unit.
6ft x 2ft S/S Refrigerated Display Trolley.
12ft x 2ft 6inch Refrigerated Serve Over Counter, 4 sliding glass doors.
6ft Refrigerated Multy Deck unit with base and 3 shelves.
2 Avery Bracknell counter scales.
1 Insectocutor.
1 Casio CE3700 cash register.
Built in Thomas Winters Safe.
Prep Room.
3 4ft x 2ft blocks and stands
Managers Desk.
New Diamond Bench Vac Pack Machine.
Biro 42 Mincer.
Manual Sausage Filler.
1 4ft x 2ft S/S table.
S/S sink unit 2ft x 2ft with draining board.
S/S hand wash basin.
Walk in Chiller 14ft x 9ft with rails and shelves.
1 Simpicity wrapping machine.
1 Avery M202 ticket scale.
2 Insectocutors.
Water Heater.
Staff Room.
Butler sink.
Hand Wash Basin.
Water Heater.
4 Storeage Rooms.
Walk In Freezer 9ft x6ft.
Full set of Fire Extinguishers.