Scroll To Top

Extremely Busy Post Office Business

City of Glasgow, Glasgow
Leasehold Price:
£74,950
Status
FOR SALE
Advert ID
252907
Reference
B05714 / Rightbiz
Business
Hilton Smythe are delighted to bring to the market (on a leasehold basis) this very busy Mains Post Office and convenience store, which is ideally located in the Lambhill area within the city of Glasgow.

The business has been in our client's careful ownership for many years and is only now, reluctantly, being offered to the market, due to our client's desire for a well-deserved retirement. The business currently operates 6 days per week and generates a steady turnover including PO salary & commissions.

The business is run as a mains post office with all services available such as:

  • Drop & Go.
  • Parcelforce Express service.
  • Passport check and send.
  • Vehicle tax.
  • Saving application and current account services.
  • Foreign currency.
There are many other services available including an ATM, Lottery and photo booth. The post office stocks a large range of greetings cards and gifts, they also sell some stationary products. 

In addition to the PO side there is also a thriving convenience store stocking a wide range of items the store stocks a selection of convenience items, cigarettes, confectionary, newspapers, magazines, stationary, greetings cards and household items.

We feel there is still fantastic scope to increase turnover with the introduction of some new lines within the store along with revised opening hours, possible application for an off sales licence & with the introduction of a dedicated website to help further promote the business.

The premises are in good general condition and well maintained throughout, we feel that this is an excellent opportunity for a new owner to take this popular business to the next level.

A tremendous opportunity to own this highly desirable business, and early enquiries must come highly recommended to avoid disappointment.



Location
The business is in the ever-popular Lambhill (G22) area of Glasgow.

The premises occupy a prime trading location on Balmore Road with constantly high levels of footfall and passing trade throughout the day, in addition it greatly benefits from being on a main bus route with a stop just outside the shop.

The area has excellent public transport links and is easily accessible by foot/bus or car is can be found only a short journey away from Glasgow city Centre.

Glasgow is the largest city in Scotland and the fourth largest in the United Kingdom, after London, Birmingham and Leeds. As of the 2011 census, the city had a population density of 3,395 people per square kilometre. The city offers many amenities for a wide range of cultural activities, from curling to opera and ballet.



Premises
Lambhill Post Office & Convenience Store occupies a substantial purpose-built retail unit within a small parade of similar style properties.

The shop is well designed with a functional layout that could be easily split in to two units, with the service counter being located to the front of the shop.  On the right-hand side of the premises can be found the modern well fitted out secure Post Office counter with serving areas.

The shop benefits from 2 well stocked isles which provide ample shelving and display opportunities, there is also wall mounted display shelving along with several refrigeration units. The business also benefits from a storeroom located to the rear of the shop along with WC facilities.

In addition, the shop further benefits from free parking facilities located to the front.

The business is well signed and highly visible.



Tenure
We are advised that tenure is offered on a Leasehold Basis. Terms TBC (Long lease available).



Hours
Monday – Saturday:   09.00 – 17.30



Staff
The business is run & managed by the current owner & 2 full time member of staff.



Financial Profile
Turnover in the region of £1200 per week plus Post Office salary (no accounts were available at time of booking).



Listing Details
Leasehold Price: £74,950
Tenure: Leasehold
Location: City of Glasgow, Glasgow
Sector: Post Offices, Newsagents
Financials
Annual Turnover: £88,000
Contact Agent
Telephone: Upgrade to view
Agent Name: Upgrade to view
Advert Reference: B05714 / Rightbiz

RightBiz Premium Buyer Feature

Get quicker responses by directly contacting the seller through telephone number or email. Learn more about paid memberships →
Listing Statistics
Impressionsi: Upgrade to view
Enquiriesi: Upgrade to view
Interestedi: Upgrade to view
Watchingi: Upgrade to view
Date Ad Submitted: Upgrade to view
Last Viewedi: Upgrade to view
Last Updatedi: Upgrade to view
Last Enquiry Received: Upgrade to view

RightBiz Premium Buyer Feature

See how much interest every advert is receiving by viewing full advert statistics. Learn more about paid memberships →
Register and contact seller.
By submitting this form, you confirm that you agree to our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy.
* required fields
Request More Details
Or, arrange a viewing
Contact the seller for more details, or book a viewing

Related Businesses for Sale

Convenience Stores
Off Licences
Convenience Stores
Disclaimer
The data showed regarding this advert 'Extremely Busy Post Office Business - B05714 / Rightbiz' comprises as a business advertisement. Rightbiz Ltd makes no warranty as to the accuracy or to the completeness of the advertisement or any linked or any associated information provided. In no event shall Rightbiz Ltd be liable for any damages or loss whatsoever including special, indirect, consequential, incidental or punitive damages for loss of profits and revenue, arising out of or connected with this website or to the use, reliance upon or performance of any information contained in or accessed from this website.
Find out more about the business by contacting the seller