For Sale

Established Butchers With Excellent Potential

Bath, Somerset

£29,950 +SAV

Ref: B04327

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Sarah Moores

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Description

Hilton Smythe welcomes to the market this very well-located butchers shop, run by the current owners for the last 13 years and a butcher’s shop for more than 50 years, so is very well established.

The shop offers locally sourced meat and poultry, eggs and cheese, together with a large amount of homemade produce, which includes sausages, faggots, scotch eggs and boiled ham.

It is a very well established and well-liked business, however with longer hours, a more extensive product range to include such things as pates, local pickles, chutneys’ etc, a delivery service to the local area and a good marketing campaign we believe the business could be taken to the next level.

The shop comes with an extensive range of quality fixtures and fittings and is offered at a good price, with a genuine reason for sale.

Viewing is a must to appreciate the quality on offer.

Tenure

Leasehold

We are advised that the business is being sold as a Leasehold opportunity on a rolling lease.

The rent payable is £5,200 per annum.

Hours

Monday closed
Tuesday 8:00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.
Wednesday 8:00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.
Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p:m
Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Sunday closed

Staff

The business is currently run by the owner and his family.

Financial Profile

The shop takings for the year ending 31st December 2017 was £70,182, A net profit of £13,884.

According to the VOA website the current rateable value is £4,900.

The business benefits from small business rate relief and so presently has no rates payable

Location

Jones the Butchers is situated in a busy residential area of Southdown, around 2 miles from the centre of Bath. Bath is situated within the rolling countryside of southwest England and is known for its natural hot springs and 18th century Georgian architecture.

The city boasts over 400 retail shops, half of which are run by independent specialist retailers. One of Bath's principle industries is tourism, with annually more than one million staying visitors and 3.8 million-day visitors.

The area also has excellent road connections, with both the A36 and A3039 being within easy driving distance, which links to the national A-road and motorway networks. Bristol is approximately 12 miles away and Chippenham is 14 miles away. In 2011, the population was 88,859. Bath is in the valley of the River Avon, 97 miles west of London.

The owner is now looking to pursue other business interests.

Premises

This traditional butcher’s shop offers easily managed premises covering approx. 46 sqm on the ground floor, with main shop area, kitchen/preparation room with double sink and walk in chiller, WC and rear emergency access.

The shop offers a wide range of equipment to include,

• Walk in chiller
• Electric oven
• 2 x meat slicers
• Ham boiler
• 5 x stainless steel preparation tables
• 2 chest freezers
• Upright fridge
• 2 x scales
• Desk
• Mincer
• Sausage machine
• Butchers block
• Vac packer
• Over wrapper machine
• 2 x serve over chillers
• Window chiller display

Viewing is a must, to appreciate the established location on offer and potential moving forward.

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