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Well run cattery, registered for 34 cats
3 bedroom bungalow & Large residential log cabin
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Reference - 47050
Description The Cats Pyjamas Cattery is an extremely well-run business that has been operated by the current proprietors for 9 years. The property has been placed on the market due to the current proprietor’s wish to retire.
The business trades throughout the year and enjoys much repeat custom from a loyal base of clientele. Additional marketing is carried out through its own informative website
The Cats Pyjamas is located on the outskirts of Kintore. Kintore currently has a population of approximately 4,500 but this is expected to grow to over 6,000 with new housing developments expected to increase the number of homes within the area.
However, as the town continues to expand it retains its strong sense of community, which is reflected in the extensive array of local community-supported businesses including butchers, pharmacies and florists. There are several other amenities in the town, including local supermarkets and a several options for eating out locally.
Additionally, nearby Inverurie has even more options to eat out, with an impressive range of local restaurants, spanning several cuisines, ideal for family nights out.
Kintore is surrounded by stunning scenery and the town boasts several country walks that help residents take in the sights. The network of paths and woodland trails allow keen walkers to set their own pace and offer leisurely strolls of Kintore and the surrounding villages.
The Cats Pyjamas was started by the current vendors in 2010, after building a purpose built cattery designed by Pet Homes and is situated in a rural garden setting. The business trades throughout the year from a good mix of long- and short-term boarders. The business offers accommodation from two-night stays to longer stays dependant on their clients’ needs.
Although the business is trading well, there is scope to increase the business and property to accommodate more cats as well as small pets which is becoming more popul
Staff The business is managed by the owners.
Tenure We are advised that the property is freehold.
Residential Accommodation The owners accommodation is a three-bedroom bungalow of traditional timber and brick construction, with a sunroom/dining room and gardens to the rear are laid in gravel.
The property comprises of three double bedrooms, family bathroom fitted kitchen, sun room and large lounge with feature double sided log burner fireplace.
The property is well maintained and offered in a walk-in condition.
The property further benefits from having private off-street parking for six cars. To the rear you will find a large garden. The gardens are laid mostly in gravel with borders and a feature duck pond.
Building External The Cats Pyjamas Cattery is a purpose-built cattery, of metal construction. The cattery was designed and built by ‘Pet Homes’ who the current owners have a leasing deal with that also covers all maintenance to the pens.
The pens are all located in the one block to the side of the main house along with an isolation unit. The cattery also has a summerhouse which has its own family of cats staying for most of the year.
All pens have a heated sleeping area and own private runs. The cattery benefits from having a reception in the form of a wooden chalet and a fitted kitchen/food preparation area to the rear.
Trading Hours Open all year 9.00am - 12.00pm weekday mornings 5.00pm - 6.00pm weekday evenings 9.00am - 12.00 Saturday/Sunday
Accounts Current sales and profits have been used to value this business, records can be inspected when viewing.
Licenced Numbers The cattery is licenced for 34 cats in 19 pens.
Summary The sale of The Cats Pyjamas offers a rare opportunity to purchase a high quality, beautifully presented home with a business which is trading well and still offers room for expansion.
It also benefits from its highly desirable location and reputation as one of the area’s best Cattery’s, with a reputation for excellence.
Fees Single cat per night - £11.00 2 cats sharing per night - £9.50 per cat
For more information about this property, please contact Bruce & Company, EH12 on +44 131 268 9615 * (local rate)
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