For Sale


Earls Barton, Northamptonshire

£6,000 +SAV

Ref: B04850

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James Cunliffe


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Hilton Smythe welcomes to the market Forbells Sandwich Bar.

The business has been operated by the current vendor for over three years in which time the business has built up a steady and reliable clientele with an enviable reputation in the area for quality and service. Only now is Forbells Sandwich Shop being offered to the market due to our client’s family commitments and their wish to explore other business opportunities this is truly a rare and exciting opportunity for a new owner.

The business sells a range of freshly prepared sandwiches and pastries along with hot and cold drinks, jacket potatoes, pasties. pies and pizza. The business presents an excellent opportunity for a new owner to take this Sandwich Bar to the next level increasing the turnover and profitability by putting their own spin on things.

Scope To Improve:-

1. Extending the opening times
2. Tweaking the food offering
3. Establishing a stronger on-line presence
4. Adding a delivery service

This business opportunity would suit either an established operator looking for an additional site or an individual or partnership looking for a fresh challenge in running their own business with the benefit of acquiring an established business with an excellent reputation with very sensible in-going costs and huge potential for further growth.



We are advised the business is being sold as a Leasehold opportunity with the current rent passing at £7,080 per annum with 2 years remaining on the current 5-year Lease (new lease terms to be agreed).


Monday to Friday 7.30am till 2.30pm


The business is run and managed by the current vendor and family members.

Financial Profile

We are advised as of the 2017 Account the business is currently turning over in the region of £61,298 per annum trading very limited hours.


Situated on an ideal corner plot in the sought-after village of Earls Barton Northamptonshire.

The business is easily accessible on foot and by all modes of transport located just off the A45 with the added benefit of a bus stop right opposite the shop. Forbells Sandwich Bar can be accessed easily by all the circumnavigating ring roads in the area making this location the ideal stop off point.


We are advised the useable floor area is in the region of 43m2

Ground floor sandwich bar on a busy visible corner plot.

Entrance through to the main servery which includes:-

• Cold food storage counters
• Chilled salad storage in stainless steel containers
• Stainless Fridges and Freezers
• Cold drinks fridges
• Soup heaters
• Stainless oven
• Microwave
• Stainless food preparation surfaces
• Shelving and storage units

The food preparation and storage area are on the ground floor also located here are the customer toilets.

The business benefits from additional seating to the front of the shop.

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