Callooh! Callay! is for Sale £39 995
The business is ideally located in Clitheroe, Lancashire, in the heart of the busy town centre and thriving town.
The eye-catching signage ensures that the business enjoys a healthy passing trade as well as a regular clientele.
Clitheroe is close to the M65 and M6 motorways, and is easily accessible from the A59 Preston to Skipton Road. The bus and train station are within a two-minute walk.
The business is a thriving, traditional tea room with 50 covers.
Callooh Callay produces all of its cuisine in house and can therefore genuinely boast that all cooking and baking is home-made.
The business provides a diverse menu including tempting cakes, pies, sandwiches, paninis, afternoon teas, breakfasts, vegetarian and vegan options and more.
The business has an informative Facebook page giving further information about the business and is included in the sale.
PREMISES & EQUIPMENT
The premises that are open to the public are set on the ground and first floor. The main door from the high street, leads into a large café area, with serving area for teas and coffees.
The first floor consists of a landing area which currently holds settee and chairs as well as small items for sale. Through the landing area is another room with tables and chairs as well as cushions and children’s toys. This room is ideal for afternoon tea parties, including children’s parties.
To the rear of the premises on the ground floor is the kitchen. The second floor comprises of a large storage area and an office. There are two large toilets, one to the rear of the ground floor and one on the second floor. There is a cellar which is currently unused.
The equipment included in the price of the sale includes:-
Coffee / cappuccino machine
Tables and chairs for 50 covers
Crockery and cutlery.
We are advised that the business is a leasehold opportunity, with 24 years left.
The current rent is £600 per calendar month.
We are advised that the opening hours are:-
11am – 5pm Monday to Saturday; 11am-3pm Sundays
Closed on Mondays off season but opens 7 days a week during Summer and holiday periods. However, Callooh Callay has a permission from the council to open until 11pm daily.
The business currently employs 2 full time staff, 4 part-time. Staff are currently overseen by the owner.
The business has seen a year on year growth, and has a healthy turnover in the region of £80,000 in 2017, with a gross profit figure of circa 70%.