The Avenue, Minehead, Somerset, TA24

For Sale ££695,000

Key Features

Spacious shop premises with 3 Bedroom living accommodation above
Situated in fine trading position within a short walk from the sea front
Large Enclosed Gardens
Ample Car Parking and Garage
Outline planning permission to erect a detached dwelling
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About This Property

HOME AND INCOME OPPORTUNITY - Well established freehold leather bags and other accessories business for sale as a going concern.

The property offers spacious shop premises, forecourt trading area, three bedroom self contained maisonette above with large enclosed gardens, ample car parking and garage and building plot with consent for the erection of one detached dwelling. The family run business was founded over 30 years ago and is now being offered for sale due to the impending retirement of the current/original proprietors. it occupies a fine trading position in The Avenue within a short walk of the sea front and not far from the town centre. The spacious self contained living accommodation above is arranged over two floors and enjoys the benefit of central heating and has been well maintained.

The property is situated in a prominent trading position and as previouslyu mentoned close to the seafront and within easy walking distance of the town centre.
The popular holiday resort of Minehead is situated on the edge of the Exmoor National Park near to some of the very best moorland and woodland countryside where many delightful walks and other country pursuits can be enjoyed. Many of the well known attractions of the West Somerset and North Devon areas are within short motoring distance. Minehead provides good shopping facilities, has First, Middle and Upper schools and has a regular local bus service throughout the year. The West Somerset Steam Railway serves all stations to Bishops Lydeard and there are regular buses serving the County Town of Taunton some 25 miles away which has excellent shopping, leisure and entertainment facilities. Taunton also has direct access to the M5 motorway and is served by a mainline railway station.

Shop (incorporating Store Room)26'8" x 31'7" (8.13m x 9.63m).

Rear Store with Workshop/Utility Area18'1"x 6'11" (5.51mx 2.1m). door to garden, plumbing for washing machine

Paved Forecourt Trading Area


Entrance Hall with staircase to first floor


Cloakroom with WC

Sitting Room15'3" x 16'10" (4.65m x 5.13m). marble fireplace with fitted gas fire

Kitchen/Dining Room27'2" x 13'9" (8.28m x 4.2m). part tiled and with an extensive range of work tops with cupboards and drawsers under, part pine panelled ceiling, double glazed door to balcony overlooking the rear garden

Shower Room tiled and with vanity unit, glazed cubicle and shower, cupboard housing gas fired boiler

Second Floor Landing built in store cupboard

Bedroom 113' x 14'2" (3.96m x 4.32m).

Bedroom 214'2" x 11'3" (4.32m x 3.43m).

Bedroom 312'4" x 11' (3.76m x 3.35m).

Outside Immediately to the rear of the property and accessed via the doors from the kitchen is a timber built balcony laid to decking and from which outstanding views can be enjoyed with easy steps down to a large enclosed rear garden set within high stone walls and with level lawns, shrubs and flower borders. There are also a number of apple trees and to the rear is a pedestrian gateway providing access to the car parking area and detached store with access over a Local Autority maintained lane. There are a range of oputbuildings including

Timber Built Summerhouse8'10" x 12'2" (2.7m x 3.7m).

Garden Store

Open Fronted Storage Area

Timber Built Store Room9'11" x 15'11" (3.02m x 4.85m).

Garden Shed9'9" x 15'8" (2.97m x 4.78m).

Cold Water Tap

THE BUILDING PLOT Outline planning permission has been obtained (Application No. 3/21/17/088) and granted on the 21st December 2017 - to erect a detached dwelling on part of the garden/car parking area to the rear of the property. Further details are available from the Agents Minehead Office.

Services mains electricity, water, drainage and gas

Rateable Value £12,500

Tenure Freehold

Agents Note The purchase price includes the freehold premises and building plot, business goodwill, trade fixtures and fittings and website. Accounts are available for inspection by genuinely interested applicants.

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8 The Parade Somerset Minehead TA24 5UF

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