Ref 7350 – Freehold Fish & Chip Shop With Accommodation
Blacks Brokers are pleased to bring to the market this leasehold fish and chip shop with accommodation located in Rawtenstall, Rossendale.
Toffs Chippy Of Crawshawbooth was established by our client in this popular residential area in 1901. Our client took ownership in 2005. The business offers freshly cooked fish and chips on a dine in or takeaway option. It is very well known in this area and has a strong base of regular customers in place as well as benefitting from a huge amount of passing trade due to this excellent trading position. Our client has ensured the business has an excellent reputation and superb reviews are noted on Google and Trip Advisor. Toffs Chippy Of Crawshawbooth has a comprehensive website in place.
Toffs Chippy Of Crawshawbooth occupies a main road trading position within a parade of shops and offices. The area is well populated commercially with neighbouring businesses including independent retailers, however the town centre of Rawtenstall is close by and this is filled with large multiples such as Asda, Tesco, B&M and Marks and Spencer. There are also a number of schools and housing estates nearby. The area is well linked by the M66 and M65 with very strong public transport links and parking is available in the immediate area.
The business is ideally suited to a hands-on owner-operator but sadly due to our client’s ill health, the business is offered for sale. This presents an excellent opportunity for a new owner-operator or team to take the business to the next level.
The business operates with our client and partner only in employment.
Toffs Chippy Of Crawshawbooth has traded solidly since opening and our client has established a strong repeat customer base. Accounts for year ending 29th February 2020 show annual turnover of £72,018 and gross profit of £39,569. The financials for this year were based on the shops reduced opening of just 22 hours over 4 days a week when the business is open 6 days a week the turnover can be as high as £87,192 as per the 2019 accounts. Full financial information is available upon request.
The business currently benefits from Small Business Rates Relief. Purchasers should enquire with relevant local authorities to confirm the rates payable.
This well presented and long established business occupies an enviable trading position in a popular area of Crawshawbooth. Our client has secured a strong customer base and exceptional reputation. There is plenty of scope to develop the business further with the introduction of new menu choices and longer opening hours, a delivery service is also in high demand in this area. 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: £349,950.
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Building layout and design
Toffs Chippy Of Crawshawbooth operates from the ground floor of a spacious mid terraced property on a busy road. The business has large branding and signage on display above a fully glazed frontage. Inside, the servery/counter is positioned to the front of the shop with seating area for twenty seven and kitchen to the rear of this. There is also a preparation area along with a chipping and rumbling room. The lower ground floor is currently utilised as a storage area. All areas are well equipped and presented nicely.
The first floor accommodation comprises of large living room, fitted kitchen, family bathroom and cloakroom. The second floor has two double bedrooms and a single bedroom as well as another family bathroom.
Three Pan Range
Epos Till System
Lincat Tea Urn
Four Ring Burner Oven
Under Counter Freezer
Williams Commercial Fridge Freezer
Freezer x 3
Tue - Fri: 12:00 - 14:00 / 16:00 - 19:30
Sat & sun: Closed