OUTSTANDING BAKERY SHOP & PRODUCTION FACILITY in County Durham for Sale.
This is a very rare opportunity to acquire a very busy and highly regarded retail bakery shop, backed up by its own production facility just a half mile away, supplying the shop and wholesaling to many other bakeries, cake shops and restaurants in the area. Annual Turnover £220,010. The shop premises is in a prime retail location in a busy and bustling market town, 15 minutes north of Durham. Both facilities are run under management with very reliable and experienced staff and therefore ambitious and energetic new owners could profit hugely with a much more 'hands-on' approach to the business. This is a very unique and highly lucrative opportunity for any prospective new owner. The bakery was established over seven years ago and has enjoyed a huge amount of success. Highly regarded for its delectable range of freshly-baked goods, it has also garnered much acclaim for its freshly prepared hot carvery sandwiches and plate lunches. The retail parade sits on a busy vehicular circle with several bus stops across from the parade and main bus station just a few short steps away. This is the main public thoroughfare to and from the bus station. VIEWING IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED IN ORDER TO FULLY APPRECIATE THE SCALE OF WHAT IS ON OFFER AND INCLUDED IN THE SALE.
The Premises:- Highly prominent, double-fronted lock-up shop premises, centrally located within a long retail parade. Open plan sales floor with long, stainless steel, bespoke built hot food servery to one side, cake display and coffee servery to the other. Through to commercial catering kitchen beneath a hooded extraction system, prep area and staff WC. The shop has conditioning. Full production bakery facility being operated from two adjoining industrial units on a business park. The units are Authority leases at a very reasonable rent of just £80 per unit, per week. Combined total floor space of the production facility units is approximately 4,000 square feet. Extensive and comprehensive range of high volume output, commercial baking equipment, a list of which will be available to interested parties on request. Several 'walk-in' refrigeration units. Office and staff WC's. Awaiting EPC.