Ref 6894 – Freehold Children’s Day Nursery
Blacks Brokers are pleased to bring to the market this freehold children’s day nursery located in a busy residential area of Rawtenstall, Lancashire.
Greenfields Nursery has been operating from Greenfield Street for many years and was taken over by our client in 2008. The business is very well known and has an excellent reputation in the area with a large base of customers. The nursery is registered for 70 children between the ages of 0 and 5. Most custom is generated by word of mouth with little advertising required.
The business is located is the heart of a residential estate in Rawtenstall and is just a short distance away from the town centre. The area is well linked by the M66 with good public transport links and free parking in the immediate vicinity.
The business is ideally suited to a hands-on owner-operator but due to our client’s retirement, the business is offered for sale and presents an excellent opportunity for a new owner-operator or team to take the business to the next level.
The business is currently operating with twelve members of staff in employment – this includes a manager. Our client oversee's management, wages and so on.
Greenfields Nursery has traded well over the years. We are advised that the business currently has annual turnover of £244,743 based on the year ending 30th April 2020, with a net profit inc director's salary £55,306. Full financial details are available after viewing.
The business rates payable are currently £9,600 per annum.
This freehold business occupies a superb trading position in a popular residential area of Rawtenstall. There is plenty of scope to develop the business further with a strong marketing campaign as there is little advertising undertaken at present with the majority of custom is word of mouth so this is also an area that a new owner could expand on. A new owner operator could reduce staffing costs significantly. This proposition would ideally suit an owner operating team who could push the business forward and build upon the solid and impressive trading foundations. Early viewings are strongly advised. Business & Property: £399,950.
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Building layout and design
Greenfields Nursery operates from a large detached property, the business is well branded with large signage to the side of the entrance. Inside, you initially enter into a hall way which leads to a pre-school room which caters for children from three years up until they start school, the area is well equipped with a variety of toys and learning equipment a long with a comfy book reading area. The hallway also leads to a toddler room which caters for children two to three years this area is also well equipped with a range of toys and learning equipment. On this floor are also toilet facilities, office, coat room and two storage rooms one of which has an additional toilet inside.
On the first floor of the property is a large hall area, TV room and fully equipped kitchen. There are also a further two toilets located on this floor.
The baby room caters for children from 3 months to 2 years and operates from a separate building. This building also has a staff room, messy area, boiler room and toilets.
The business also has a large outdoor play area fully equipped with a range of outdoor use toys and equipment.
The business has a holiday club for 4-6 year old children throughout the school holidays.
All Toys & Equipment Included
Mon - Fri: 07:30 - 18:00