For Sale

Sandwich Bar/Takeaway Fantastic Opportunity

Blackburn, Lancashire

£34,995 +SAV

Ref: 14333 D

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Hannah Hargreaves

01204556311

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Description

Hilton Smythe is delighted to welcome to the market Sizzlers Sandwich Bar Ltd. This sandwich bar was established 23 years ago, our client took over 18 months ago and is now looking to sell the business to pursue another business venture.



The shop generates its income from the sale of hot and cold food such as breakfasts, soups, baguettes, toasties, jacket potatoes and more. The shop is well priced and has a brilliant menu. The business offers deliveries over the phone and through JustEat from which the sandwich shop receives much of its trade; the shop also has its own app, which the current owner will fully explain to the new buyer. This is a great marketing tool; the app enables you to send text messages to customers.



There is always a high amount of trade and footfall due to the main road location and the schools which are close by. We are advised this is set to rise as there are new housing estates being built close by.



Sizzlers Sandwich Bar Ltd also offers an outside catering side to the business. Popular with private functions, such as parties, funerals, weddings and corporate events. Delivery is available within the company van; the van maybe available upon separate negotiation with the owner.



This is a fantastic opportunity for a first-time buyer looking for a successful and profitable business. Sizzlers comes to the market at a genuine reason for sale and is not to be missed. Hilton Smythe highly advise early viewing to avoid disappointment.

Tenure

Leasehold

This is a Leasehold sale



Current lease has just over 5 years remaining as of 2017



Low rent of £3,320 per annum

Hours

Monday – Friday: 7.00 am – 2.00 pm

Saturday: 8.30 am – 1.30 pm

Staff

The business is owner managed with 2 part time staff members.

Financial Profile

The business reported a turnover for 2016 of approximately £104,000 with a gross of 60%.

Location

Sizzlers Sandwich Bar Ltd is located on the A674, Blackburn, a large residential suburb. The shop is just a 12 minute walk to Blackburn Town Centre.



The business is surrounded by a wealth of complimentary shops and businesses and benefits from a high volume of footfall and passing trade. The business further benefits from ample 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.



There are several railway stations nearby, the closest being Blackburn Railway station. Also, there's a main bus link to and from surrounding towns such as Burnley and Preston.



The area is also well served by the A-roads, with the A666 and the A6119 being within easy driving distance of the business, which links to the M65 motorway network.

Premises

The premise is located on a busy main road with ample street parking.



The front of the shop has good signage with a traditional canopy.



Service area comprises of:



2 seats and a table

A tall drinks fridge

Over counter fridge

Large light up menu boards

Stainless steel work bench

Ample shelving

Pie warmer

Hot water dispenser

Till with card reader

CCTV screen monitor



The kitchen comprises of:



Large industrial fridge

Industrial Oven

Microwave

Ample stainless steel worktops and shelving

Storage cupboards



The wash area comprises of:

Double stainless steel sink

Storage cupboards



Staff toilet with wash basin



Large storage outbuilding comprising of:



Stainless steel workbench and ample shelving

Fridge freezer



The premise is fully alarmed with electrical metal shutters and metal gating to the rear. Full CCTV system in place.

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