POST OFFICE, ICE CREAM PARLOUR, FAMILY ACCOMMODATION AND HOLIDAY COTTAGE in North Yorkshire for Sale.
An opportunity to acquire one of the finest greeting cards, gifts and village Post Offices in North Yorkshire. The concern is situated in the North Yorkshire Moors National Park – ABSOLUTELY IDYLLIC LOCATION WITH THOUSANDS OF WALKERS ON THE DOORSTEP. The business is worked in very easy hours, closing at 5.30pm and extending to 6pm during the summer months. The potential here to open longer is immense. The business has two arms to it - the gift side, sweets, confectionery, greetings cards and Post Office; the icing on the cake is the holiday cottage which is immaculate. This is a retirement sale after many years here – younger, more enthusiastic owners could utilise the holiday cottage and return valuable further income which could add a further turnover of £20,000 comfortably to the business. Combined Annual Turnover £285,332. Annual Post Office Remuneration £14,500. Adjusted Net Profit £80,000. SO VERY RARELY DO BUSINESSES OF THIS CALIBRE AND IN A POSITION LIKE THIS REACH THE OPEN MARKET. The Premises Comprise: The premises are freehold and offer very spacious facilities, both in the retail units, the family accommodation and the holiday cottage. The main retail shop comprise spacious walk round gift shop incorporating gifts, greeting and holiday cards, confectionery, full Lottery outlet, Post Office department, two store rooms, office, ATM cash point. The ice cream parlour offers a full range of ice creams both soft ice cream and a superb range of hard ice creams. This unit also retails a superb range of ‘olde world’ sweets from yesteryear – a very profitable side to the business. Holiday cottage which is amazing and has been totally refurbished, comprising very large dining kitchen with all new units in cream, lounge with multi fuel burner. First floor two double bedrooms, family shower room. Second floor double bedroom. The owners private family accommodation offers well fitted dining kitchen. First floor two bedrooms, large lounge, store room, family bathroom, modern dining kitchen. Second floor two double bedrooms, shower room. Lovely gardens and patio, outbuildings, three stores and three timber sheds. To the front of the premises is the village green and parking. The rear of the premises offer super views over rolling countryside. The premises have the benefit of an oil fired central heating system including the cottages.