Crofton Stores is set in a residential area close to the town centre of Yeovil. The business has been trading since the early 1900s, and is in a prominent position at the junction of Goldcroft and Crofton Park. The business has a good customer base from both passing trade and local residents. There is a wide range of stock; groceries, alcohol, tobacco, soft drinks, hot food,confectionery, and household goods.
There is also additional income from counter sales of Newspapers and magazines, Newspaper home delivery ( 4 rounds)
The shop is also a drop off and collection point for My Hermes parcels.
Currently the lottery and bill payment facilites are not offered but this would be worth considering to further boost footfall and sales if desired.
The shop is set in a three bedroom Victorian end of terrace house, with parking and garden at rear. The store has windows to the front and side, 6 chillers, 3 freezers (one for bake off) and a bench fridge used for sandwich preparation. There is also a Unox oven for baking.
There is an EPOS till as supplied by Express Epos which was new in December 2016 and has a one year remote support option included. This can be extended subject to payment of a monthly premium.
The shop is equipped with good quality Tegometall shelving throughout, and there is air conditioning and a Geovision CCTV system with 6 cameras. All lighting is now LED to ensure maximum efficiency. There are also 2 Coca Cola display stands on loan from Coca Cola.
There is an office and staff toilet situated on the ground floor.
Owners accommodation comprises (on ground floor) kitchen and dining area, with door to access garden and parking area.
Lounge, bathroom and two bedrooms on first floor, and the third bedroom is up the second flight of stairs in the attic.
Yeovil is a pleasant and expanding town in South Somerset. There are good transport links - two railway stations, a bus station, and a daily route to London on Berry's coaches. It is close to the A303 / M5 for links to Bristol, Exeter, and London. The town has a swimming pool, various fitness venues, two theatres, cinema, bowling alley and many other facilities.
- Established Business
- Fully Fitted
- Offers Invited
- Small Business
- Accounts Available
- Attractive Business
- Prime Location