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Accommodation: Retail Area, Counter Area, Toilet & Store Room.
Offered for sale is the lease to a principal Post Office premises located in a prime location within the centre of Portree. In addition to the income from the Post Office Counter Service (subject to approval by the Post Office), the premises provide additional retail space which is currently utilised for the likes of books, cards and general gift products. The Post Office is currently family run with no additional staff – this would allow the new owner to operate the business themselves with no staff transfer required. The business is offered for sale due to a change in family circumstance.
Location: Portree is the main administrative centre on the Isle of Skye and is located on the east side of the island, some 45 minutes drive north of the Skye Bridge (now toll free). The town is formed around a natural harbour and is a great attraction for visitors all year round. The town offers a wide range of facilities including primary and secondary education, doctors and dentists’ surgeries, a variety of shops, banks, hotels & restaurants and sports facilities, there is also a small cinema/theatre within the Aros Heritage Centre, located on the outskirts of the town. To the north of the village centre is Portree Industrial Estate, situated on Dunvegan Road which is one of the main arterial routes on the island.
Accommodation: Retail Area: Large window to Wentworth Street with glazed entrance door. Fitted with a range of shelving. Fitted carpet. Over door heater. Size: 15’ 8” x 12’ 5” (4.78m x 3.79m)
Counter Area: Counter space with two service windows. Screened off storage area. Door to store. Fitted carpet. Size: 14’ 3” max x 13’ 3” max (4.35m max x 4.04m max)
Store Room: Access to the rear. Door to WC. Size: 13’ 2” x 3’ 5” (4.01m x 1.06m)
WC: Fitted with a wash hand basin and WC. Size: 5’ 6” x 2’ 0” (1.68m x .66m)
Accounts: Accounting details and income will be made available to interested parties who have noted interest through their solicitor and who have viewed the premises.
Stock: Stock available at valuation.
Post Office: Anyone wishing to take over the Post Office service will require the approval of the Post Office.
Services: Mains water, drainage and electricity.
Business Rates: Currently £2500 per annum and subject to 100% rebate.
Viewings: Strictly by appointment through this agency
Entry: Early entry available
Annual Rental: Currently £11,000 per annum. The Landlord has indicated that they would grant a new 10 year lease.
For more information about this property, please contact The Skye Property Centre, IV51 on +44 1478 497000 * (local rate)
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