A great opportunity to purchase a fine freehold lock up shop premise together with a traditional independent butchers business. Pattimores` has a long history a a fine family butcher for over 20 years and is finally for sale due to the current owners retirement at this point.
Ideally situated in the centre of a thriving coastal village (population approx. 1200) An annual additional seasonal surge in demand from an influx of tourists from three large busy self catering holiday parks within the village plus second homes, Bed & Breakfast & holiday lets ensures a busy extended summer period into the shoulder months.
Pattimores is one of twelve assorted shops open year round in Charmouth. There are two local pubs serving food and a cafe opposite. There is little village competition, only a selection in local Nisa store. The nearest other butchers are Lyme Regis & Bridport towns.
Patimores offer a fine range of locally sourced meats as well as speciality home produced sausages and pies produced on the premises, which are always popular.
The shop front has two main chilled meat counters together with a large prominent window display. A food preparation area to the rear, large refrigeration room, small office and kitchenette. The total floor area including the terrace is approximately 44.5 sq m.
Included in the assets are quality meat slicers, mincers and mixers, broilers, oven, chilled counters and a selection of freezers.
The business trades all week including Saturday, closed on Sunday. They supply many local small hotels and bed and breakfast and retail shops locally with a solid local clientele base. The butchers has achieved a steady growth of income . Accounts are available for serious purchasers upon viewing.
The shop itself is the ground floor of a substantial three storey building period building known as Devonedge. The neighbouring shop is a hairdressers.
The location in the village would also be ideal for a number of other businesses as it has a south facing paved terrace and large picture window.
The premises have been refurbished to a high standard by the current owners. There is a service charge covering buildings insurance and repairs for which the butchers pays a 10 % liability contribution. WDDC Business Rated EPC tbc DFH852
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