Please Quote Reference B05858
Hilton Smythe welcomes to the market Bewitched Parties, an extremely well established and highly rated party supplies and fancy-dress shop, located in the heart of Leyland.
This business provides a vast selection of fancy-dress costumes, balloons and accessories such as wigs, table décor, badges, banners, confetti, etc.
Supplying costumes for seasonal events such as World Book Day, Halloween and New Year and array of characters ranging from film stars, popstars, Marvel characters and everything in between!
The shop is very busy all year round, however the busiest times of the year are Halloween, World Book Day & Christmas.
The business has a 5 star google review status and an active social media account also with a 5-star review status, customer comments include – ‘Fantastic service and fantastic balloons. Very impressed with bewitched! Highly recommended! Thanks.’ And ‘Great little shop for everything you need from fancy dress to hire or buy, balloons of all, and the owner will try and get it if she hasn’t got it in stock, well worth a visit’
The business has an e-commerce side, at present our client doesn’t really push online sales however there is huge scope to increase this, such as using platforms like etsy, not on the high street, eBay and amazon.
Our client is also offering a hand over period to ensure the continued success of the business.
Viewings highly recommended to appreciate the location and potential of the business.
Bewitched Parties is ideally situated at Golden Hill, an arterial road running through the town centre. The road is a heavily used commuter road and the area sees a high level of footfall and passing traffic.
The property is surrounded by complimentary shops, schools and residential houses, providing lots of footfall. The location is well served by public transport serving the local community, with a bus stop conveniently positioned directly to the front. Leyland also offers a mainline railway station.
The property is well presented inside and out with good signage and attractive décor. There is ample free parking within the proximity.
Shop floor with pleasant décor, ample slat wall covering, display stands and fitting room
Equipment included in the sale, comprises of:
- Till and card reader.
- Central display stands.
1 bed flat which could be sub-let or used as living accommodation, there is lockable access through the shop and a rear door entrance.
Stock at value in the region of £32,000.Tenure
We are advised the business is a leasehold opportunity with rent of £10,800 per annum (including 1st floor).
A new lease will be offered at time of sale.
The business further benefits from being rates exempt.Hours
Monday: 10.00am – 2.00pm
Tuesday & Wednesday: 10.00am – 3.00pm
Thursday: 10.00am - 4.00pm
Friday: 10.00am - 5.00pm
Saturday: 10.00am - 4.00pm
Sunday: 10.00am - 3.00pmStaff
Owner ran with 2 part time staff members.Financial Profile
We are advised the annual turnover is circa £64,133 with a gross profit of £40,270. For further information reference B05858.