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Leasehold Business for sale £18,000 + stock.
• Unique retail business.
• Prime location within Kirkby Lonsdale.
• Spacious lock-up premises with additional lower ground floor.
• Ideal lifestyle change opportunity.
• Leasehold – rent of £978 per month.
• No business rates payable.
Aspire is delighted to present for sale this gifts, toys, fancy goods and cards retail shop business, ideally located in the picturesque market town of Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria. The business is situated in a prime trading location in the centre of town, surrounded by a numerous complementary shops and independent businesses which attract a high daily footfall and much passing trade. The business benefits from its central location with ample car parking in the vicinity and easy access to public transport.
Kirkby Lonsdale is popular with residents and visitors alike. The town sits in a splendid countryside setting and boasts numerous historic buildings, quaint shopping streets and a wide range of pubs and restaurants. The town hosts a variety of events throughout the year, attracting numerous visitors and tourists all year round. Kirkby Lonsdale is easily accessible to both the Lake District National Park and the Yorkshire Dales being situated on the A65, approximately 5 miles from junction 36 of the M6 motorway and just 13 miles south east of Kendal.
The retail business was established in 2012 and has developed an enviable reputation with numerous positive reviews and a unique range of stock. The business benefits from a number of stock ranges including exclusivity in Kirkby Lonsdale for ‘The Puppet Company’, as well as extensive ranges from Royal Worcester, Wrendale, Otus Designs, Candleberry, Blue Duck Designs, Apples to Pears, Jumini. As well as selling items from internationally recognised designers and brands, it also stocks works from several independent artists.
This popular retail business also sells a variety of children’s toys, baby wear, ceramics, gifts, cards, gift wrap and other accessories. The business trades from an appealing lock-up shop, with wide display window and side entrance door. Internally the open-plan retail area boasts numerous well-planned product displays and a wide sales desk.
There is an additional sales area to the rear, which accommodates bespoke shelving and tracking, and again a large number of well-planned product displays.
Also to the ground floor is a staff kitchen, store area and WC.
An internal staircase leads down to a lower sales area, which incorporates another open plan sale room with ample displays, racking and shelving.
There is an additional, very spacious room to the rear with a further exit door, with stone steps leading up to street level. This room could easily be used to create further sales space if desired.
There is good scope to further enhance the business. It may be possible to extend the range of goods available, perhaps introducing a shabby chic range or unique DIY products, such as contemporary furniture waxes.
It may also be possible to use a small area on the premises for children’s or adults craft workshops.
This is a unique opportunity to acquire a well-established giftware, toys, artworks and fancy goods retail business, situated in an excellent trading location with good potential for the future. Early discussions with Aspire, in confidence, must come highly recommended. Ref. 1951.
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