REF 5806

Convenience Store & Off Licence with Very Low Rent

South Shields


Located on the outskirts of South Shields, 2 miles from the town centre. South Shields is a coastal town at the mouth of the River Tyne, about 3.7 miles downstream from Newcastle upon Tyne in the north east England.

The Business

The business is currently operating as a convenience store and off licence. The trading area has been re-fitted to a good standard by the current owner with a high gloss floor, suspended ceilings with led lights and a large 3.75m drinks chiller. The store stocks a good range of convenience goods, chilled soft drinks, frozen foods, news, magazines and alcohol consisting of beers, wines & spirits. The shop has been established for over 20 years with a good loyal customer base.

The site is situated within a densely populated residential area and very close to the site of a new local housing development. There are 3 years of audited accounts available upon request following viewing.


A rare council lease opportunity with a low rent of £2,500. There is the opportunity for a new owner to run the business and increase profitability by reducing staff hours.


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Gross Annual Income


Annual Rent


Rateable Value*


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Trading Hours
Monday to Saturday 7:00am to 9:00pm
Sunday 8:00am to 8:00pm

Premises Licence
Monday To Sunday 8:00am - 11:00pm

Services Commissions
Lottery Commissions £6,000/year
ATM Cash Machine £2,760/year

Staff Employed
1 full time staff on 40hrs and 2 part time on 24 and 16hrs

Lease Terms
6 year renewable council lease

Stock Value
Approx. £15,000

Ground Floor Retail Zone: 58m² (624ft²) inc. Trading Area, Storage and W.C.


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