Reference - 43346
Hudson’s dry cleaners is located on the main high street in Crowthorne, Berkshire and is situated amongst other independent retailers which includes: Restaurants, newsagents, convenience stores, cafés and banks along with national retailers such as Morrison’s.
The immediate surrounding area is a densely populated residential area with heavy footfall throughout the day. The business also benefits from a large number of professional customers with the core trade being suits, shirts and coats.
The business was established by our client in 2006 and has built up a good reputation locally with a loyal and regular customer base.
Accounting information supplied to us indicates annual sales in the region of almost £100,000 with genuine potential to increase the business by expanding the current opening hours along with potential commercial contracts.
A range of additional services could also be offered, such as shoe repairs and specialist wedding dress cleaning subject to the new owner’s dry cleaning experience.
Currently weekly takings average approximately £2300.00
Current records and accounts can be inspected when viewing.
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 08:30 – 17:30
Wednesday 08:30 – 16:00
Saturday 09:00 – 15:00
Run under management with full and part time staff. We have been advised that the manager will leave the business upon change of ownership.
Operating from the ground floor of a highly visible corner plot property situated on a busy high street which benefits from free parking close by.
The business has a light and airy feel with a bright customer service area and comes with a full complement of equipment to include cleaning machine which was installed from new in 2006 when our client established the business. Polybagger, pressing table and spotting machine are also included within the sale price.
There is no residential accommodation for owners/management available.
We are advised that the property is held on a virtual freehold basis by our client with 110 years left. The building has Service Charges £1000 per year which covers building insurance, window cleaning, CCTV, Recycling & Waste Disposal.
We have been unable to check this information and advise prospective purchasers to consult their own solicitor for verification.
An excellent opportunity to acquire a well established and well used dry cleaners on a busy high street which benefits from a loyal and regular customer base. The business would ideally suit an owner operator to maximise profits as well as being a welcome addition to a business looking to expand.