For Sale

Popular Fishing Tackle Shop

Wakefield, West Yorkshire

£19,995 +SAV

Ref: B04927

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Sarah Moores


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Hilton Smythe welcomes to the market Tackle 2 U, Leeds Road, Wakefield.

The premises have been a tackle shop for over 25 years, with our client taking over 15 years ago. In this time Tackle 2 U has built up an excellent client base, with a high amount of repeat custom and word of mouth recommendations.

The business has a 5 star google review rating, with customers stating “Wow, what a place. It's like a TARDIS. Massive inside with an amazing range of goods. Very knowledgeable and helpful staff”

Tackle 2 U is a very popular and highly rated business, stocking a wide variety of fishing tackle including match fishing poles, rods & reels and carp fishing tackle, with an extensive range of the top fishing tackle brands available including Shimano, Prologic, JRC, Preston Innovations, Maver, Drennan, MAP, Daiwa and Korum.

The business has plenty of scope to expand should the buyer desire, such as utilising social media, pushing advertising, extending opening hours etc.

This is a turnkey business with a fantastic reputation, therefore early viewing comes highly recommended.

The business name and website will NOT be included in the sale.



We are advised the premises is leasehold with the lease term being negotiable at time of sale – with an annual rent of £15,000

The business rates are in the region of £5,500 per annuum


Monday 9.00 –5.00pm
Tuesday 9.00 –5.00pm
Wednesday 9.00 –5.00pm
Thursday 9.00 –5.00pm
Friday 9.00 – 5.00pm
Saturday 9.00 –5.00pm
Sunday Closed


Owner ran with 2 part time staff and 1 full time staff member

Financial Profile

The reports show a turnover of £189,000 pa - the current stock level is in the region of £80,000 (the stock level is negotiable)


The business is located on Leeds Road, Wakefield, benefiting from a high volume of footfall and passing trade. The business further benefits from free street parking.

The area of the business is well served by the public transport system, with several bus stops within easy walking distance of the property.

The area is also well served by the A-roads, with the A650 being within easy driving distance of the business, which links to the M1- M62 motorway network


Tackle 2 U is located within a large commercial premises situated on Leeds Road, the building has great, eye catching signage and ample free street parking.

Accessible through the shop, currently used as storage

Ground floor
Shop floor with ample stands and display units, to the rear of the shop are the stairs to the first floor and access to the rear yard.

1st floor
Accessible at the rear of the shop floor, WC and office.

Equipment included in the sale
Central display units, over counter glass display, smart till and card reader, ample slat wall panelling, display tubs and stands.

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