REF 5881

Freehold Newsagent & 2 Bed Property with additional Loft Room


The Location

Located in Wallsend, a town in the metropolitan borough of North Tyneside at the eastern end of Hadrian's Wall and 4 miles east of Newcastle upon Tyne. Prominently situated on Station Road and 1/4 mile from Wallsend High Street with unrestricted off road parking to the side of the property.


This well established newsagent & off licence business and premises has been under the ownership of our clients since 2009. The shop offers a range of news & magazines, grocery, confectionery, drinks, snacks and cigarettes with a selection of wines, spirits & beers. Fixtures and fittings include an air conditioning system, 1m standing chiller, 0.6m Lucozade drinks chiller, 0.6m Coca Cola chiller, 1m two door chiller and Walls 1.2m chest freezer.

Business Premises

The ground floor business premises incorporates the shop trading area, internal storage and external access to the W.C. at the rear of the property.

Non Business Premises

To the side of the property is the front entrance leading to the ground floor incorporating porch, living room and kitchen. Stairway access from the living room leads to the hallway on the first floor incorporating one double bedroom, one single bedroom, laundry room and bathroom. Stairway access from the hallway leads to the loft bedroom.


There is opportunity to develop the business further by introducing other services to the premises or extending the opening hours past the current early closing time to take advantage of the licensing hours until 11:00pm Monday to Saturday.

Trading Information

3 years of audited accounts can be made available to interested parties following a viewing of the business and premises.

Staff Employed

Weekly rota: Business owner 36 hours and 3 part time employees each working 18 hours.

Trading Hours

Monday and Thursday 6:00am to 6:00pm
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday 6:00am to 7:30pm
Sunday 6:00am to 3:00pm

Premises Licence Hours

Monday to Saturday 6:00am to 11:00pm
Sunday 6:00am to 10:30pm


National Lottery (NO Paypoint or PayZone).

Property Type

A1/A2 Retail and Financial/Professional Services

EPC Rating

EPC not available


Freehold Only

Business Measurements

Ground floor retail zone 24.1m² (259ft²)
Ground floor Internal storage area 4.6m² (49ft²)
Ground floor W.C. 3.84m² (41t²)

Ground floor Total 32.54m² (350ft²)

Residential Measurements

Ground floor 28.67m² (308ft²)
First floor 36.24m² (390ft²)
Second floor 23.55m² (254ft²)

Total Floor Area 88.46m² (952ft²)

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