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FREEHOLD GUEST HOUSE (4 STAR QUALITY), AMIDST PLEASANT RESI AREA, CONVENIENT FOR CITY CENTRE & STATION, SOUTHAMPTON. Well maintained, semi-det prop circa 1890. Gas C.H. D/G. 5 or 6 well appointed letting bedrms (mostly en suite) for 7/8 guests. Luxury owners accom with conservatory, walled gdn & gge. Parking for 6 cars. Retirement sale – same hands 17 yrs. Run by couple. B&B only. Mainly weekday trade. Recorded T/O £40,535 for 45 week period. SCOPE. An ideal home & income. - £455,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. GH.3738)

WATERSIDE BAR, RESTAURANT AND HOTEL WITH 10 LUXURY BEDROOMS, SITUATED ON THE FRINGES OF THE NEW FOREST, HYTHE MARINA VILLAGE, HAMPSHIRE.  Run under management. Adjoining 70+ cover Restaurant & Bar with waterfront views plus terrace seating for 40. Catering Kitchen. 10 en suite letting bedrooms for 22 Guests. NB. No owner’s accomm. Approx. £500,000 spent on refurbishments in the last 8 years. Rec. Gross T/O approx. £860,000 (inc. VAT). Accounts available. Held on two 25 year leases from 2010 at combined rental of £60,000 p.a.x. – OFFERS IN EXCESS OF £200,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. F/C.3750)

LOCK-UP NEWSAGENTS & SUB-POST OFFICE (SALARY APPROX. £14,500 P.A.), PROM MAIN RD POSN, AMIDST CONSERVATION AREA, IN COVETED VILLAGE, NR. WINCHESTER. Character Grade II listed bldg. circa 1530. Compact shop – traditionally fitted. T/O £2,500 p.w. inc. WNB £950 plus PO salary. Scope for Off-Licence & to extend hrs as shop closes at 5.00 pm & 1 hour for lunch with 3 x ½ days. Offered with a new 15 year lease at initial rental of £5,400 p.a.x. - £22,500 + S.A.V. or £122,500 + S.A.V. FREEHOLD (Ref. N.3704)

LOCK-UP FREEHOLD PIZZA TAKE AWAY WITH LOCAL DELIVERIES, AMIDST BUSY PDE, IN AFFLUENT TOWN ON FRINGES OF NEW FOREST, HAMPSHIRE. Run entirely by staff – same hands 26 yrs. Specialising in home made pizzas with scope for kebabs & burgers. Eye-catching shop – approx. 556 sq.ft. includes a Y600 oven and stainless steel extraction. Recorded gross weekly takings approx. £2,900. GP 72% (approx. 75% local deliveries). – £167,500 + S.A.V. inc van (Ref. C.3728)

FREEHOLD GREETING CARDS & GIFTS SHOP, INCLUDING SALE OF BALLOONS, PROM. MAIN RD PDE, CENTRE OF COMMUTER VILLAGE, HEDGE END, NEAR SOUTHAMPTON.
Lock-up, terraced shop has superbly fitted air-con retail area with 20 greeting card display stands etc. Shelved first flr stock room & rear car parking space. Retirement sale – same hands 24 yrs. Run by H&W team. Open congenial hrs – 6 days. Average T/O £3,500 pw. Recorded T/O £143,283 (ex VAT). GP £87,049 (60.75%). - £250,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3680)

BOOK SHOP (ESTAB. 1933), INCLUDING RETAIL OF STATIONERY & CARDS, WITH 3 DBLE BED MAISONETTE ABOVE, PROSPEROUS COASTAL RESORT, EAST HAMPSHIRE. Dble fronted shop. Trad fitted with rear office & stock rooms. Courtyard gdn with stairs to 3 dble bed maisonette above. Same hands 14 yrs. Open congenial hrs – 6 days. T/O £121,095 (ex VAT). GP £65,258 (53.89%). 10 yr lease from April 2016 at £20,400 p.a.x. - £40,000 including stock of approx. £40,000. (Ref. M.3659)

FREEHOLD FISH & CHIPS TAKE AWAY (A3 & A5 USE), WITH SELF-CONTAINED 1 BEDROOM FLAT ABOVE, OPPOSITE WATERFRONT DEVELOPMENT, EASTERN OUTSKIRTS OF SOUTHAMPTON.
Run by same family since 1946. Well fitted to include Preston & Thomas 3-pan island range. 1 dble bed etc flat above. 2 rear parking spaces. Offering traditional menu with scope for deliveries. Open congenial hrs –closed at 7/8 pm – 6 days. Takings £3,000 p.w. Accts record a T/O of £124,850 (ex VAT). A RARE OPPORTUNITY. - £265,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3607)

HIGH CLASS ‘SCRATCH’ BAKERS & PATISSERIE, WITH PROFITABLE SANDWICH TRADE, HIGH STREET SHOPS IN LEE-ON-THE-SOLENT & GOSPORT, HANTS.
 Family run for past 40 yrs. Trad fitted shops & comprehensively equipped bake house that includes 2 x 5-deck electric ovens, etc. Run by husband & wife team with scope for outside catering & deliveries. Accts record T/O of £474,772 (ex VAT) for y/e 30 April 2016.  GP £338,797 (71.36%). Both shops held on renewable leases at combined rental of £24,500 p.a.x. – £30,000 + S.A.V. (van included). (Ref. CM.3674)

LOCK-UP DAY TIME COFFEE SHOP (A3 USE), PROM POSN AT MAIN RD JUNCTION, IN CENTRE OF COMMUTER TOWN OF AMESBURY, NR. SALISBURY, WILTS.
Character Grade II Listed Bldg circa 17th Century. Close to arterial road & historic attraction. Air-conditioned with Italian theme & seating for 40. Catering kitchen & 2 parking spaces. Open congenial hrs – 6 days. Same hands 10 yrs. T/O £1,500 pw (not VAT reg). GP 70%. Leasehold at rental of £12,000 p.a.x. - £29,500 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3690).

LOCK-UP CAFÉ WITH PROFITABLE SANDWICH TAKE AWAY TRADE, AMIDST MULTIPLE SHOPPING PRECINCT, COMMUTER TOWN CENTRE, BETWEEN PORTSMOUTH & PETERSFIELD. Eye-catching shop has pavement seating for 27. Attractively decorated, air con unit – seats 36. Adj. L-shaped counter includes 5 display cabinets & rear prep area with espresso & soft ice cream machine.  First flr prep rm & wc’s etc. Mainly staff run. SCOPE. Takings £5,000/£5,500 p.w. incl. approx. 40% take away. T/O £224,469 ex VAT. GP £159,129 (71%). 10 yr lease from July 2012 @ £18,500 p.a.x. - £49,500 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3586)

LOCK-UP RESTAURANT & BAR WITH FULL ON-LIC, AMIDST CONSERVATION AREA, WATERSIDE TOWN OF HYTHE, HANTS. Character prop with Grade II listed frontage has inviting ‘olde worlde’ atmosphere. Grnd & 1st floor seating for 56 & pavement seating for 12. Comprehensively equipped catering kitchen. Originally estb. in 1983. T/O was £7,000 pw from opening 6 days with 65% food sales. Recorded T/O £294,198 (ex VAT) for y/e 31 March ‘17 (50 week period). GP £184,726 (62.8%). 15 yr lease from March 2008 at £14,500 p.a.x. – PREMIUM £59,950 furnished & equipped. (Ref.FC.3727)

AWARD WINNING HAIR & BEAUTY SALON, CLOSE TO GUNWHARF QUAYS & DOCKYARD, PORTSMOUTH. Eye-catching triple shop unit. Stylishly fitted with 7 dressing-out posns, walk-in tanning booth & 4 beauty treatment rms. Parking for 5 cars. Open congenial hrs - 5 days. Combined T/O £98,282 (ex VAT). Accts avail. Lease for 21 yrs from April 2004 at current rental of £12,200 p.a.x. - £29,750 + S.A.V. (Ref. LH.3689)

LOCK-UP CATERING PREMISES (A3 & A5 USE), WITH FULL ‘ON’ AND ‘OFF’ LICENCES, MAIN RD PDE IN CENTRE OF COMMUTER VILLAGE, HEDGE END, SOUTHAMPTON. Suitable for both catering & retail uses. Eye-catching, dble fronted shop with twin glazed entrance doors & pavement seating for 12. Partially fitted retail area extends to approx. 562 sq.ft. First flr office/store rm approx. 254 sq.ft. Parking for 5 cars. New 10 yr lease at £18,000 p.a. – PREMIUM £35,000. (Ref. C.3688)

LICENSED SPANISH RESTAURANT & TAPAS BAR, WITH S/C 2 BED FAMILY FLAT & P/P TO EXTEND, PROM MAIN RD POSN, OVERLOOKING TOWN QUAY, SOUTHAMPTON. Character Grade II Listed Bldg, abutting ancient city walls. Estab by Vendor 22 yrs ago. Fitted out in a typical Spanish style. Well equipped bar with adj. 50 cover restaurant & first flr mezzanine seats 70. Terrace seating for 20. Catering kitchen. Desirable 2 dble bed S/C flat with views & P/P to extend. Takings £13,000/£15,000 pw. Accts for 47 week period record T/O of £591,206 (ex VAT). GP £402,808 (68%). New lease at initial rental of £52,000 p.a.x. - OIRO £135,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3665)

MOT GARAGE, OFFERING SERVICING, TYRES & EXHAUSTS, ETC, AMIDST SMALL BUSINESS PARK, CONVENIENT FOR M27, OUTSKIRTS OF SOUTHAMPTON. Modern end of terrace unit. Opened in March 2012. Fitted out at cost of approx. £100,000 (not verified). Workshop with reception area (approx. 1,137 sq.ft) has roller lifting door and OPTL MOT bay. Valuable inventory of equipment. Small mezzanine office. Open 8 am/5:30 pm – 5 days. T/O £3,500/£5,000 pw. Accounts avail. 10 yr lease from March 2012 at current rental of £13,000 p.a.x. - £89,950 + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3702)

DAYTIME FISH & CHIPS TAKE AWAY & LIC. RESTAURANT, JUST OFF MULTIPLE THORO’FARE, OUTSKIRTS OF SOUTHAMPTON. Retirement sale – same hands 29 yrs. Eye-catching take away with 5-pan range. Adj. restaurant seats 56. T/O £4,000 p.w. (80% take away). Accts avail. Scope for eve and Sunday opening. Available FREEHOLD with 2 dble bed flat above - £380,000 + S.A.V., OR, £425,000 + S.A.V. to include secure rear yard & dilapidated outbuildings. Alternatively, as a lock-up with a new lease, at £12,000 p.a.x. – £89,500 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3617)

LOCK-UP FREEHOLD FISH & CHIPS TAKE AWAY, FRONTING MAIN ROAD THROUGH WATERSIDE VILLAGE, NR. HYTHE, HANTS.  Situated a few miles from the coast. Run by H&W team for past 23 yrs. Lge tarmac forecourt with parking for 8/10 cars. Well equipped with Hewigo frying range. T/O £1,500 pw. High GP. Not VAT reg. Only open in eves, except Fri & Sat lunch time. - £175,000 + S.A.V. FREEHOLD. (Ref. C.3692)

LICENSED COFFEE SHOP, JUST OFF MULTIPLE SHOPPING THORO’FARE, CLOSE TO LARGE SUPERMARKET & CAR PARK, COASTAL RESORT OF SOUTHSEA, HANTS. Character, mid-Victorian prop. Occupying a prom. corner site with forecourt seating for 6. Attractively decorated, air-con grnd flr seats 20+, includes servery with espresso. Additional first flr seating for 27. Well equipped catering kitchen. Open congenial hrs (9 am/4 pm) – 7 days. SCOPE. T/O £5,000 pw. GP 65%. Accts avail. 15 yr lease from July 2015 at current rental of £17,600 p.a.x. - £155,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3687)

LOCK-UP HEALTH FOOD STORE, CENTRE OF AFFLUENT NEW FOREST TOWN OF LYMINGTON, HANTS. Retirement sale. Estab by Vendor 21 yrs ago. Specialising in sale of herbal, mineral & vitamin supplements, etc. Occupying a prime posn. Character Grade II Listed Bldg circa 1715. Attractively fitted shop. Current takings £7,000 pw. Accts record T/O of approx. £312,000 (ex VAT) for y/e 31 March 2016. Gross profit approx. £96,720 (31%). Open congenial hrs – 6 days. Scope for internet sales. - £299,000 + S.A.V. FREEHOLD (Ref. M.3666)

SPECIAL OCCASION LADIES’ WEAR SHOP, WITH 3 BEDROOM FAMILY ACCOMMODATION, WATERSIDE VILLAGE, ON FRINGES OF NEW FOREST, HANTS. Estab 24 yrs – retirement sale. Specialising in sale of special occasion ladies’ wear, including wedding outfits, cruise & eve wear, etc. Prom corner shop with 3 sales areas & ample parking. S/C 3 dble bed family flat above & rear gdn. Mainly staff run. Open congenial hrs – 6 days. T/O £162,063 ex VAT (was £202,946). GP 41.5%. 10 yr lease from Jan 2013 at £14,400 p.a.x. - £30,000 + S.A.V. (stock approx. £50,000).  (Ref. M.3695)

LOCK-UP PIZZA TAKE AWAY (A3/A5 USE), PRIZED POSN IN CENTRE OF WEALTHY COMMUTER VILLAGE, NR FAREHAM. Modern eye-catching unit with rear catering kitchen.  Benefitting from on-street parking. Offering deliveries within a 5 mile radius. T/O £1,600 pw (incl. approx. 30% deliveries). Overall GP 65/70%. Family run. Open 5-10 pm – 7 days. Leasehold at current rental of £10,000 p.a.x. - £25,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3642)

FREEHOLD DRY CLEANERS & LAUNDERETTE, WITH SELF-CONTAINED 3 DBLE BED FLAT ABOVE, AMIDST BUSY MAIN RD PDE OF SHOPS, RESI OUTSKIRTS OF PORTSMOUTH. Retirement sale – same hands 27 yrs. Well maintained terraced prop. circa 1920. Extensive inventory includes: a Renzacci Progress 30 dry cleaning machine, together with IPSOS washing machines & ABC tumble dryers. W. facing yard with pedestrian rear access to S/C 3 dble bed family flat above. Gas C.H. Run by couple with 1 p/t asst. Open 5½ days. T/O £1,100 p.w. (35% dry cleaning). Recorded T/O £55,077 for y/e July 2015. Adj. net profit £36,838. - £235,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3650)

TEA ROOMS, AMIDST CONSERVATION AREA IN PRETTY GEORGIAN TOWN, NR WINCHESTER, HANTS. Character prop with grnd & 1st flr seating for 33 covers plus paved courtyard seats 22+.  Average T/O £1,600 p.w. with summer seasonal boost.  Recorded T/O Approx. £79,000 (Not VAT Reg.) y/e Mar 16. GP 75%. Open congenial hrs. Scope. Leasehold at current rental of £9,000 p.a.x. - £39,500 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3675)

FANCY DRESS & ACCESSORIES SHOP, INCLUDING PARTY HIRE & BALLOON DECORATIONS, TOWN CENTRE, FAREHAM. Triple fronted shop with themed retail area and 2 Epos tills. Estab by Vendors 30 years ago – retirement sale. Scope for Internet sales and social media marketing. Open congenial hrs. Accts record annual T/O £186,260 (ex VAT). GP £109,723 (59%). Leasehold at current rental of £12,552 p.a.x. - £40,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3671)

LICENSED SNOOKER CLUB, OCCUPYING SOUGHT AFTER 1ST FLOOR PREMISES, IN AFFLUENT RESIDENTIAL SUBURB, NR. EASTLEIGH, HAMPSHIRE. Family run for past 25 years – retirement sale. 550 members with active junior section. Trad furnished, air-con snooker hall (approx. 3,282 sq.ft/304.9 sq.m) incls 10 full size snooker tables & perimeter seating for 40. Adjoining pleasantly furnished lounge bar seats 20+ with fully equipped servery incl. prep area. Recorded T/O £142,511 (ex VAT) for y/e 31 Dec ’14. GP £114,695 (80%). 20 yr lease from Dec 2009 at current rental of £27,500 p.a.x. - £45,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. F.3621)

LICENSED BISTRO, AMIDST MAIN ROAD PARADE, CLOSE TO RAILWAY STATION, IN CENTRE OF NEW FOREST VILLAGE. Run on a chef/patron basis. Tastefully decorated. 10 tables seat 36. Catering kitchen. 2 first flr store rms. Yard & lge gge/store. Retirement sale – same hands 10 yrs. Open 5 days. T/O £1,500/£2,000 pw. Recorded T/O £67,520 (ex VAT). GP 59%. 10 yr lease from Feb 2009 at £8,400 p.a.x. New lease avail. - £45,000 ONO + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3662)

L/U DAYTIME CAFÉ/RESTAURANT, WITH RECENTLY ACQUIRED 'FULL ON' & 'OFF' LICENCES, CLOSE TO LIBRARY & LARGE CAR PARK, CENTRE OF WATERSIDE VILLAGE, ON FRINGES OF NEW FOREST, HANTS. Pleasantly decorated. Seats 38 plus pavement seating for 12. Catering kitchen. T/O £1,500 p.w – all eat in – not VAT reg. GP 60%. Closed at 3.30 p.m. & not open Sunday. Scope for licence & eve opening. 25 year lease from 2014 @ current rental of £11,600 p.a.x. - £35,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3612)

CRUISE BOAT CAR PARKING BUSINESS, ACCESSIBLE LOCATION, OUTSKIRTS OF SOUTHAMPTON. Offering car parking and transfer to cruise boat terminals. Occupying an approx. 1.5 acre site with space to accommodate 250/300 vehicles. Luxury prefabricated reception & office. Fleet of 8 minibuses & Galaxy included. Scope for valeting & private transfer taxis. Projected annual T/O £400,000 (ex VAT). Site rented from ABP at £90,000 p.a.x. + 10% service charge. – OIRO £200,000 to include prefab office & MVs. (Ref. M.3660)

OLD FASHIONED SWEET SHOP, RETAILING GIFTS, CARDS & A FEW SPECIALITY FOODS, PRIZED HIGH STREET POSN, LYMINGTON, HAMPSHIRE. Character Georgian Bldg (Grade II Listed). Trad. fitted, air-con shop (approx. 671 sq.ft retail) has wealth of wooden shelving, rear stock rm & 3 car parking spaces. Retirement sale – same hands 29 yrs. Run by Vendor 2 days a week with part-time staff. Open congenial hrs – 6 days. SCOPE. T/O £204,385 (ex VAT). GP £90,344 (44.2%). New 15 yr lease at initial rental of £25,000 pax. - £50,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. S.3638)

LOCK-UP LICENCED COFFEE SHOP, HISTORIC CATHEDRAL CITY CENTRE, WINCHESTER. Occupying a sought after posn. Run entirely by staff. Offering breakfasts & light lunches. Closed at 4.00 pm & not open Sun.  Seating 18 with compact kitchen & 2 lower ground flr function rooms. Recorded T/O £57,233 (not VAT reg). GP £35,871 (62.6%). 10 yr lease from Sept. 2011 at £11,200 p.a.x. – OIRO £50,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3654)

REFURBISHED/LOW RENT LICENSED RESTAURANT & BAR, NEW FOREST VILLAGE OF LYNDHURST, HAMPSHIRE. 
Situated in a prominent High Street location, close to a large car park.  Refurbished & fitted out in a contemporary style at a cost of approx. £176,000. 80 cover, air-con’d Restaurant & Bar has A1, A3 & A5 use.  Extensively equipped catering kitchen & yard with 3 car parking spaces. 10 yr lease from Oct 2014 at current rental of £22,500 pax. Suitable for many styles of cuisine – especially Chinese. – O.I.R.O. £50,000 (Ref. C.3644B)

LOCK-UP FISH & CHIPS TAKEAWAY (NOT TRADING), AMIDST RESI PDE, CONVENIENT FOR A32, BETWEEN FAREHAM & GOSPORT. In need of modernisation & refurbishment. Premises have A5 use & benefit of unrestricted car parking. Trad. single fronted shop includes a P&T 3-pan island frying range, together with basic inventory of equipment. Offered with new 20 yr lease at initial rental of £9,000 p.a.x. – PREMIUM £26,000. (Ref. C.3651)

HIGH TURNOVER FAST FOOD RESTAURANT FRANCHISE, PROMINENT MAIN ROAD POSITION, OUTSKIRTS OF SOUTHAMPTON. Superbly fitted & equipped, adhering to Franchisor’s specifications. Eye-catching, dble fronted, air-con unit seats 50. Lge comprehensively equipped catering kitchen. Open 12.00/12.00 – 7 days. Takings: to be discussed with Vendor on time of inspection. 10 yr lease from Dec 2014 at current rental of £27,000 p.a.x. - £250,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3627)

17th CENTURY LEASEHOLD PUBLIC HOUSE, AMIDST RESI OUTSKIRTS, COASTAL RESORT OF SWANAGE, DORSET. Character Grade II Listed Bldg circa 1610, built of local stone with stone clad roof & thatched roof cellar. Enjoying regular local trade with summer seasonal boost. Central main bar has flagstone floor & wood panelled servery. Adjoining games area with pool table. Snug area seats 12 & dining room seats 20.  Galley style kitchen. Lawned trade garden with 12 picnic tables & rear car park. Cottage style 2 dble bed accom. Gas CH. Open eves only except Sat & Sun. Accts record T/O of £224,093 (ex VAT) – mostly wet. GP £99,604. Tied lease from Punch Taverns for a term of 10 years from August 2012 at current rental of £20,900 p.a.x. - £40,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. F.3649)

LOCK-UP FAST FOOD RESTAURANT & TAKE AWAY (A3/A5 USE), OFFERING A FUSION OF ASIAN & ORIENTAL FOOD IN A BOX, PRIME POSN IN CITY CENTRE, SOUTHAMPTON. Situated in a multiple shopping thoro’fare. Opened in March 2015 following £220,000 fit out. Eye-catching, air-con unit. Seats 38. Service counter with 2 Epos tills & superbly equipped theatre style kitchen area beyond. Run under p/t supervision. T/O £6,500 pw – 66% take away/deliveries. Recorded gross annual T/O £315,000. GP 70%. Scope for license & to extend opening hrs (closed 9.00 pm). 10 yr lease from Feb 2015 at £45,000 p.a.x. (Directors have no P/Gs). – OIRO £50,000 + S.A.V. for 100% shareholding in Ltd Co. (Ref. C.3656)

LAUNDERETTE WITH SELF-CONTAINED 2 BED FLAT ABOVE, AMIDST RESI PDE, NR FAREHAM. Family owned for past 28 yrs. Well maintained with valuable inventory of equipment. Desirable 2 bed flat above. Rear yard & l/u gge. Run under p/t supervision of Vendors. Open congenial hrs – scope to fit time locks & introducing ironing service. T/O £50,976 (ex VAT) for y/e April 2015. - £269,500 + S.A.V. FREEHOLD (Ref M.3593)

PUBLIC HOUSE WITH 2.00 AM LICENCE, FRONTING BUSY MAIN ROAD, CONVENIENT FOR CITY CENTRE, SOUTHAMPTON. Popular venue for locals & mature students. Offering DJ & occasional live music. Tastefully furnished bar capacity 130 people with seating for 45. Covered rear area of decking with 4 x 8-seater picnic tables & part-covered brick surfaced trade gdn with 14 x 8-seater picnic tables. Unused catering kitchen. 2 dble bedrm etc flat. Same hands 7 years. T/O £6,500 p.w. – all wet sales. Scope for food. Recorded T/O approx. £280,000 (ex VAT). GP 56%. Punch lease for 25 yrs from Jan 2009 at current rental of £25,000 p.a.x. - £69,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. F.3639)

LOCK-UP GENERAL STORES WITH TEA ROOM, FRONTING BUSY ‘B’ ROAD, ON FRINGES OF AFFLUENT MEON VALLEY VILLAGE, HAMPSHIRE. Set back from road with forecourt seating for 12. Compact, traditionally fitted shop adjoining simply furnished tea room – seats 20. Screened rear sales area. Recently modernised kitchen & useful loft storage. Run by couple – same hands 10 yrs – retirement sale. Open congenial hrs – 6 days. T/O £1,500 p.w. (incl. approx. £500 p.w. tea room sales). WNB £250. 7 yr lease from March 2012 at current rental of £3,000 p.a.x. - £35,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. N/C.3596)

LOCK-UP DAYTIME CAFÉ, JUST OFF COMMERCIAL RD & CLOSE TO THE CASCADES, CITY CENTRE, PORTSMOUTH. Run by staff. Same hands 24 years – health reasons force sale. Simply furnished, 2 adjoining units have 20 tables with seating for 74 plus outside seating for 6. Catering kitchen with walk-in cold room. Offering traditional Café menu, mostly eat in. Closed at 4/5.00 pm. T/O £3,000 p.w. Recorded T/O £139,529 (ex VAT) y/e Jan 2015. GP 70%. Leasehold at current combined rental of £20,250 p.a.x. - £55,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3625)

FREEHOLD VILLAGE STORES WITH OFF-LIC, COUNTER NEWS & NATIONAL LOTTERY, HAS 4 BEDROOM FAMILY HOME, AMIDST A DESIRABLE RESIDENTIAL NEIGHBOURHOOD, CONVENIENT FOR A36, NR. SALISBURY, WILTS. Superbly fitted, single storey shop. Recently extended at cost of approx. £100,000 (not verified). Includes a wealth of modern refrigeration & 2 Epos tills. Adjoining spacious 4 bed family home has D/G windows & Gas C.H. Mature rear garden. Currently taking approx. £10,000 p.w. (ex Lott & Pay Point). Overall GP 27%. – OFFERS IN EXCESS OF £500,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. N/G.3622)

*CASH BUYERS ONLY* GRADE II LISTED COFFEE SHOP (A1 USE), AMIDST CONSERVATION AREA, IN HISTORIC CATHEDRAL CITY CENTRE, WINCHESTER. Character Georgian bldg. circa 1833.  Just off multiple High St. Simply decorated with wooden tables & chairs. Well equipped servery & 2 seating areas for 54 covers. Easily manageable menu – all goods brought in. Estab by Vendors in 2008. Closing at 6.00 pm. Takings £8,000/£9,000 p.w. – including approx. 40% take away. High GP approx 72.5%. *NO ACCOUNTS AVAILABLE* 2 x 5 year leases from local charity at combined rental of £39,000 p.a.x. - £89,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3635)

LICENSED RESTAURANT, PRIZED HIGH ST POSN, AMIDST CONSERVATION AREA, IN THRIVING TOWN CENTRE OF FAREHAM, HAMPSHIRE. Character Grade II Listed Bldg has small pane bow window frontage. 2 adjoining air-con dining rms accommodate 40 covers. Well equipped catering kitchen (3-phase). 3 bed flat above. Unkempt rear gdn & 4 car parking spaces. Same hands 9 yrs. Offering continental cuisine. Only open 6 eves. Enormous scope for lunchtime and Sunday opening. T/O £3,000 pw. Recorded T/O £117,530 (ex VAT). GP £68,744 (58.5%). Lease for a term of 20 yrs from 15 Dec 2004 at £18,000 p.a.x. - £30,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3605)

FREEHOLD BEAUTY SALON, OCCUPYING A PRIME POSN AMIDST A PEDESTRIAN SHOPPING PRECINCT, IN THE CENTRE OF A THRIVING HAMPSHIRE TOWN. Estab by present Vendors approx. 26 yrs ago. Well maintained end of terrace property. Tastefully decorated, air-conditioned Salon includes: reception with i-Salon till system, 4 manicure stations & 9 fully equipped beauty treatment rms, 1 with St. Tropez spray tan booth. 3 car parking spaces. Projected T/O approx. £360,000 (ex VAT) for current financial year. – OIRO £500,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3604)

FASHIONABLE LOCK-UP COFFEE SHOP (UNEXPLOITED FULL ON-LIC), WITH POPULAR LUNCHTIME TAKE AWAY TRADE, JUST OFF MULTIPLE SHOPPING PRECINCT, CITY CENTRE, WINCHESTER. Occupying a prom. corner site with a long main road frontage. Air conditioned grnd flr seats 32, lower grnd flr seats 44 & pavement seating for 24. Easily manageable menu. Current T/O £4,000 p.w. GP 65%. Open congenial hrs 8.30 am/6.00 pm & 10 am/4 pm Sun. 25 Year Council lease from 17 March 2014 @ current rental of £32,000 p.a.x. - £75,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3611)

LOCK-UP SANDWICH BAR (A1 USE), CENTRE OF AFFLUENT NEW FOREST VILLAGE, HANTS. Estab by Vendors in 2009 & now for sale due to retirement. Attractive dble fronted shop. Well equipped to include an espresso coffee machine & soft ice cream machine. Open congenial hrs (8 am/4.30 pm) – 6 days. Recorded T/O approx. £126,000 (49 weeks). Accts. avail. 10 yr lease from July 2009 at current rental of £10,500 p.a.x. - £49,500 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3574)

*FOR SALE AS A PAIR* 2 LOCK-UP GREETING CARDS & GIFTS SHOPS (INCL. SALE OF BELGIAN CHOCOLATES), BOTH SITUATED IN THE CENTRE OF POPULAR COMMUTER VILLAGES – APPROX. 8 MILES APART – CONVENIENT FOR M3 & M27 MOTORWAYS, HAMPSHIRE. Attractively fitted. Mainly staff run. Combined ave. T/O approximately £4,500 p.w. GP 55%. Scope for web sales. Open congenial hrs – 6 days. Sep. 15 yr leases @ combined rental of £17,950 p.a.x. - £40,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3616)

LOCK-UP COFFEE SHOP, WINE BAR & RESTAURANT (FULL ON-LIC), *NO TAKE AWAY FOOD PERMITTED*, CENTRE OF WEALTHY COMMUTER VILLAGE, NR. PETERSFIELD, EAST HANTS.
Convenient for A3 & walking distance main line station. Attractively decorated with quarry tiled floor, half wood panelled walls & 7 tables seating 30. Bar servery, catering kitchen & delightful south facing trade gdn seats 16. Open congenial hrs with scope for eve & Sun opening. Proj. gross T/O approx. £75,000 pa. 15 yr lease from Feb 2009 @ current rental of £10,500 pax. - £29,750 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3570)
 
SOUGHT AFTER POST OFFICE (SALARY £99,468 – AS PER P.60), WITH PROFITABLE GREETING CARDS, STATIONERY, GIFTS & POCKET MONEY TOYS, PRIME HIGH STREET POSN, IN CENTRE OF AFFLUENT HAMPSHIRE COUNTRY TOWN. Character prop amidst conservation area. Trad fitted shop with 9 dble greeting card display stands & 3-counter P.O. posn. Same hands 8 yrs. Run under p/t supervision of 2 partners. Gross takings approaching £3,500 p.w. GP 50%. Open congenial hrs – 6 days. 15 yr lease from July 2006 @ current rental of £20,000 p.a.x. – O.I.R.O. £200,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. S.3559)
 
CHARTERED ACCOUNTANCY PRACTICE, IN NEW FOREST MARKET TOWN, HAMPSHIRE. Long-established practice with solid client base. Offered due to retirement. Accessible, smartly furnished leasehold offices (rent £1,962.50 a quarter) with IRIS software (leased). Gross fee income approx. £90,000 per annum. – OIRO £120,000 for the lease, goodwill, trade fixtures & furnishings. (Ref. M.3600)

BAR & BRASSERIE WITH FULL ON-LIC, SOUGHT AFTER HIGH STREET POSN, IN CENTRE OF AFFLUENT MARKET TOWN OF PETERSFIELD, HANTS. Character Georgian prop – Grade II Listed. Eye-catching frontage with pavement seating for 10, Lounge Bar area seats 30 with central servery & rear games area also seats 30. Rear trade gdn seats 44. Lock-up gge/store. Unused 1st flr functions rm, catering & prep kitchens, freezer store & 2nd flr office. Same hands 14 yrs. Mostly wet sales. Current gross T/O £6,000 p.w. Accts record T/O of £239,151 (ex VAT) y/e March 2014. GP £161,096 (67%). Main bldg held on lease for term of 20 yrs from March 2001 @ current rental of £28,500 p.a.x. - £65,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. F/C.3566)

HAIRDRESSERS, SOUGHT AFTER POSN ON BUSY PARADE, SERVING AFFLUENT RESI AREA, BETWEEN SOUTHAMPTON & WINCHESTER. Retirement sale – same hands 30 yrs. Run entirely by staff. Eye-catching Salon. Superbly fitted with 8 dressing-out posns, Climazone, 3 back wash & 1 front wash basins & 6 hood dryers. Ample parking. T/O £3,800 p.w.  Accts record T/O of £158,465 ex VAT. 80% ladies. Open congenial hrs – 5½ days. Leasehold @ current rental of £6,500 p.a.x. – OIRO £120,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. LH.3576)

LOCK-UP SEAFRONT CAFÉ WITH PROFITABLE ICE CREAM SALES, SOUGHT AFTER POSN AMIDST MAIN RD PDE, OPPOSITE CAR PARK & BEACH, ENJOYING PANORAMIC VIEWS, SEASIDE TOWN, EAST HAMPSHIRE. Attractively fitted. 50 covers with ice cream window & pavement seating for 25. Staff run. T/0 £235,000 (ex VAT). GP 75%. Open congenial hrs. 12 yr lease from May ’08 @ current rental of £13,500 p.a.x. - £175,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3583)

LOCK-UP LIC. DAY TIME CAFÉ, RESTAURANT & TEA ROOM, OCCUPYING A PRIME LOCATION, CENTRE OF COVETED NEW FOREST VILLAGE, HANTS. Eye-catching restaurant. Tastefully decorated. Initial air-con seating area accommodates 46 covers. Well equipped central servery. Rear dining/functions rm seats 34. Catering kitchen (3-phase) & sep. baking & storage areas. Offering traditional, easily manageable menu. Same hands 12 yrs. Run under occasional supervision. Open congenial hrs (8:30 am/5 pm) with tremendous scope to open earlier & later. Recorded T/O £298,465 (ex VAT). GP 75%. Accts avail. Offered with new 15 yr lease (negotiable). - £150,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C3590)

*FOR SALE AS A PAIR* 2 LOCK-UP GREETING CARDS & GIFTS SHOPS (INCL. SALE OF BELGIAN CHOCOLATES), BOTH SITUATED IN THE CENTRE OF POPULAR COMMUTER VILLAGES – APPROX. 8 MILES APART – CONVENIENT FOR M3 & M27 MOTORWAYS, HAMPSHIRE. Attractively fitted. Mainly staff run. Combined ave. T/O approaching £4,500 p.w. GP 55%. Accts avail. Scope for web sales & F/T personal supervision. Open congenial hrs – 6 days. Sep. 15 yr leases @ combined rental of £17,950 p.a.x. - £38,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3531)

SOUGHT AFTER COFFEE SHOP, PRIZED HIGH STREET POSITION, CENTRE OF COVETED NEW FOREST MARKET TOWN, HAMPSHIRE. Character Grade II Listed Bldg has wood plank floor covering & many exposed beams. Initial seating area accommodates 42 covers + rear dining rm seats 24 & external courtyard seats 24. Catering kitchen. Run by H&W team – same hands 9 yrs. Open congenial hrs (closed at 4/5 pm). Scope for later opening. Average T/O £4,000 p.w. inc approx. 10% take away sandwiches, etc. Recorded T/O £172,861 ex VAT y/e 31 Dec ’12. GP 70%. Accts avail. New lease available at initial rental of £20,400 p.a.x. (term to be agreed) – OIRO £90,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3504)

SPANISH RESTAURANT & BAR (WITH FULL ON-LIC), AMIDST CONSERVATION AREA, CITY CENTRE, SOUTHAMPTON. Specialising in tapas. Air conditioned Spanish themed bar & restaurant – seats 44 plus pavement license for 16. Comprehensively equipped catering kitchen. Estab April 2009. Run by husband & wife team. Current T/O £4,000/£5,000 p.w. Recorded T/O £158,735 (ex VAT). GP £112,089 (70%). Accts avail. Open 6 days. Leasehold at current rental of £15,900 p.a.x. (not verified). Suit many styles of cuisine. - £50,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3540)

LOCK-UP NEWSAGENTS & SUB-POST OFFICE (SALARY APPROX. £14,000 P.A.), PROM MAIN RD POSN, AMIDST CONSERVATION AREA, IN COVETED VILLAGE, NR. WINCHESTER. Character Grade II listed bldg. Circa 1530. Compact shop – traditionally fitted. T/O £2,000 p.w. inc WNB £800 plus PO salary. Scope for Off-Licence & to extend hrs as shop closes at 5.30 pm with 2 x ½ days. - £85,000 + S.A.V. F’HOLD (Ref. N.3542)

FIRST FLOOR TEA ROOM & RESTAURANT WITH UNEXPLOITED 12.30 AM FULL ON-LICENSE, JUST OFF PEDESTRIANISED HIGH STREET, HISTORIC CATHEDRAL CITY CENTRE, WINCHESTER, HANTS. Eye catching grnd flr display window & glazed entrance door with stairs up to pleasantly decorated dining rm that seats 48. Comprehensively equipped catering kitchen & 2nd flr staff rm & office/stock rm. Run entirely by staff. Offering easily manageable menu. Currently open between 9.30 am/5.00 pm with enormous scope for later evening opening. Suit many styles of cuisine. T/O £4,500 p.w. Recorded T/O £178,340 (ex VAT) for y/e 31 March 2014. GP approx 67%. Leasehold @ current rental of £12,000 p.a.x. (new term avail). - £95,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3558)

L/U CAFÉ, BUSY MAIN RD PDE WITH SERVICE RD PARKING, ON APPROACH TO CITY CENTRE & CLOSE TO DOCKS, SOUTHAMPTON. Traditionally furnished with tiled floor covering. Seats 36. Well equipped catering kitchen. Trad. café menu features all day breakfasts & lunch time roasts. Closed at 2 pm most afternoons. Same hands 8 yrs. Health reasons force sale. T/O £1,500 p.w. inc. approx 30% takeaway. High GP. Not VAT reg. Accts avail. Leasehold @ current rental of £10,800 p.a.x. (inc. VAT) – new lease avail. (not verified). - £37,500 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3489)

COUNTRY CONVENIENCE STORE (ESTABLISHED CIRCA 1881), UNOPPOSED POSN IN CENTRE OF HISTORIC VILLAGE, BETWEEN WAREHAM & SWANAGE, DORSET. Fronting a busy main rd. Character olde worlde prop built of Purbeck Stone. Retail area extends to approx. 955 sq f/88.8 sq m plus storage. First floor flat has gas C.H. & sep rear access. Comprising 2 dble & 1 single bedrms, etc. Garage. New lease available @ £20,000 P.A.X . OFFERS INVITED (Ref. G.3518)

L/U CONTINENTAL STYLE DELI WITH ADJ. LIC. COFFEE SHOP (RESTRICTED A3 USE), CENTRE OF AFFLUENT SOLENT SAILING VILLAGE, OUTSKIRTS SOUTHAMPTON. Enjoying regular local trade plus summer seasonal boost. Superbly fitted deli with adj. tastefully decorated, air-con coffee shop – seats 30. Compact catering kitchen has 3-phase electrics. Outside seating for 20 & car parking space occupied by way of informal agreement. Run by Vendor with 4 p/t staff. Open congenial hrs (8.30 am to 4/5.00 pm) – 6 days. Current T/O £2,000 p.w. Accounts for 10 months record T/O £67,211 (ex VAT). GP £39,835 (59%). 10 yr lease from 26 July 2006 @ £7,500 p.a.x. (new lease avail). - £35,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. G/C.3551)

RESTAURANT PREMISES WITH FULL ON-LIC, OCCUPYING A PROM CORNER SITE, SOUGHT AFTER FASHIONABLE THORO’FARE, CITY CENTRE, SOUTHAMPTON.
Character end of terrace prop circa 1920 with imposing portico frontage. Partially furnished & equipped. Grnd flr restaurant seats 44. First flr dining/functions rm seats 60. LGF catering kitchen has electric hoist to all flrs. Gas C.H. 3-phase electrics. £400,000 FREEHOLD. (Ref. C.3526)

CHARACTER, THATCHED, LIC. RESTAURANT, IN APPROX. 0.75 ACRE, SEMI-RURAL LOCATION ON BUSY ‘A’ RD, OUTSKIRTS OF AFFLUENT MARKET TOWN, ROMSEY, HAMPSHIRE. Det. prop. circa 1900. 40 cover dining rm with beamed ceiling, Cocktail Bar area with inglenook, 35 cover rear restaurant/functions rm, lge trade terrace with al fresco dining area & lawned garden beyond (ideal for weddings). 30+ space car park, catering kitchen. S/C 2 bed grnd flr flat with private gdn. Trad English cuisine. Gross T/O approx. £200,000 p.a. GP 65%. 5½ days. SCOPE. 20 Year Lease from June '05 @ £27,600 pax. - £85,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3342)

NEW FOREST VILLAGE CONVENIENCE STORE WITH OFF-LIC, INCLUDING SALE OF FRUIT & VEG, AFFLUENT AREA, NR. LYMINGTON, HANTS.
Occupying a prom posn. Close to a junior school, main line railway station & near to 2 large campsites. Dble fronted shop approx. 775 sq.ft. Well fitted to include a 3 metre display fridge & 2 Epos tills. Retirement sale. Same hands 15 yrs. Takings fluctuate between £8,000/£12,000 p.w. depending on season. Accts. record T/O of £422,713 (ex VAT) for y/e Feb 2013. GP £81,294 (19.23%). Scope to extend opening hours. - £180,000 freehold, or, £69,500 + S.A.V for the business with a new lease at £12,000 p.a.x. (Ref. G.3537)

THAI TAKE AWAY & LICENSED RESTAURANT, PROMINENT MAIN ROAD PARADE, POOLE. Attractively decorated restaurant – seats 24 with adj take away counter & comprehensively equipped catering kitchen. Run by management couple. Only open 5 pm/10.30 pm – 6 days. Recorded T/O approx. £3,500 p.w. – two thirds take away/deliveries. High GP. 15 yr lease from 2010 (not verified) @ current rental of £10,000 p.a.x. - £25,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3536)

L/U DAYTIME CAFÉ/RESTAURANT, CLOSE TO LIBRARY & LARGE CAR PARK, CENTRE OF WATERSIDE VILLAGE, ON FRINGES OF NEW FOREST, HANTS. Pleasantly decorated. Seats 45 plus pavement seating for 12. Catering kitchen. Same hands 5 yrs. T/O £1,500/£1,800 p.w. (20% take away). GP 60%. Closed at 4.30 p.m. Scope for licence & eve opening. 25 year lease from June 1990 @ £10,600 p.a.x. (not verified). - £25,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3378)

FASHIONABLE LOCK-UP DAYTIME CAFÉ, WITH POPULAR LUNCHTIME TAKE AWAY TRADE, JUST OFF MULTIPLE SHOPPING PRECINCT, CITY CENTRE, WINCHESTER.
Occupying a prom. corner site with a long main road frontage. Air conditioned grnd flr seats 28, lower grnd flr seats 28 & covered pavement seating for 12. Retirement sale – same hands 12 yrs. Easily manageable menu. Current T/O £3,000 p.w. (including approx 30% take away). Overall GP 60%. Accts avail. Open congenial hrs (8.30 am/5.30 pm) – 6 days. Council lease until Oct 2013 @ current rental of £35,000 p.a.x. NEW FRI LEASE AVAILABLE AT INITIAL RENTAL OF £32,000 P.A.X. - £39,500 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3479)

DELICATESSEN (WITH ON & OFF-LICENCES) & COFFEE SHOP (A1 USE), HIGH ST POSN, AMIDST CONSERVATION AREA, IN PRETTY MARKET TOWN, HAMPSHIRE. Eye-catching shop with well fitted air-conditioned retail area & rear coffee shop - seats 20.  Estab 8 yrs. T/O £4,000 p.w plus £800 p.w. outside catering (GP 60%). Open short hrs (9am/5pm) – 6 days. Sep 2 dble bed 1st flr flat. 10 yr lease from 2008 @ £15,500 p.a. (inc VAT). Delivery van incl. - £35,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. G/C.3513)

SUPERIOR FREEHOLD GUEST HOUSE, UNOPPOSED POSN IN WATERSIDE VILLAGE, ON FRINGES OF NEW FOREST, HAMPSHIRE. Well maintained, det. property circa 1922. Set back from road with forecourt parking for 10/11 cars. All main services. 7 tastefully furnished letting bedrms for 15 guests & desirable 2 double bedrm owners quarters with luxury fitted kitchen. Mature south facing rear garden with decking, lawn & summer house. Lge insulated gge/store & workshop plus yard area. Retirement sale – same hands 9 yrs. Run by H&W team. Enjoying 5 Star reviews on Trip Advisor and 4 Star Visit Britain Silver Award.  Repeat business custom. Offering B&B only. Recorded gross T/O approx £80,000. Adjusted NP £50,000. - £595,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. GH.3519)

L/U CONTINENTAL CAFÉ WITH UNEXPLOITED FULL ON/OFF LICS & PROFITABLE LUNCH TIME TAKE AWAY TRADE, OCCUPYING A PRIZED POSN AMIDST A PROFESSIONAL AREA, CITY CENTRE, SOUTHAMPTON. Superbly furnished in contemporary style. Air con seating for 30+ covers plus pavement seating for 12. T/O £2,500 pw (30% take away), plus small amount of O/S catering. GP 68%. Accts avail. Closed at 6.00 pm. Scope for Sunday/eve opening. Lease until Aug 2025 @ £18,000 p.a.x. - £39,950 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3477)

L/U SHOE SHOP WITH MENSWEAR, OCCUPYING PRIME HIGH ST POSN, AMIDST CONSERVATION AREA IN CENTRE OF WATERSIDE TOWN, ON FRINGES OF NEW FOREST, HAMPSHIRE. Superbly fitted grnd flr shoe shop with first flr menswear. Retirement sale – same hands 50 years!! Combined T/O approx £250,000 (inc VAT) - 60% shoe sales. Overall GP 49%. Open congenial hrs (9am/5.30pm – 6 days). Scope for younger, enthusiastic owner. Offered with a new lease at initial rental of £20,000 p.a.x (length & terms negotiable). - £25,000 + S.A.V. *NB FREEHOLD AVAILABLE*  (Ref. M.3500)

MOT GARAGE, INCL. SERVICING & REPAIRS, ACCESSIBLE POSN AMIDST SMALL MODERN INDUSTRIAL ESTATE, CONVENIENT FOR M3, BETWEEN SOUTHAMPTON & WINCHESTER. Comprising 2 adjoining metal clad units, each with total grnd flr area of approx. 120 sq.m (1,290 sq.ft) & mezzanine office/storage of approx 31 sq.m (333 sq.ft). All main services incl. 3-phase electrics & part gas heating. Forecourt parking for 9 cars. Comprehensively fitted workshops & sep. MOT bay. Same hands 11 yrs. Steady local trade. Open 5½ days. Recorded T/O £517,126 (ex VAT) y/e 31 Dec 2012. GP £350,549 (67.8%). Adj. net profit approx. £180,000. Both units held on sep. Council leases at combined rental of £27,000 p.a.x. (new terms avail – not verified). - £135,000 incl. van + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3507)

SANDWICH & ROLL ROUNDS WITH PROFITABLE CORPORATE BUFFETS, ACCESSIBLE POSN AMIDST SMALL BUSINESS PARK, CONVENIENT FOR M27, OUTSKIRTS SOUTHAMPTON. Serving principally neighbouring industrial estates. L/U fully equipped unit, incl. 2 delivery vans (1 refrigerated). T/O £4,000/£4,500 p.w. GP 50%. Recorded T/O £195,772 (ex VAT). Scope to expand buffets. Operating basically Mon-Fri & finished by 2 pm. 10 yr lease from June ’08 @ £6,000 p.a.x. (not verified). - £69,500 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3392)

L/U HAIRDRESSING SALON, CENTRE OF AFFLUENT COMMUTER SUBURB, BETWEEN SOUTHAMPTON & WINCHESTER. Attractively fitted with 8 dressing-out posns. Current T/O £4,000 p.w. (85% ladies). Accts record a T/O of £192,449 (ex VAT) y/e May ’12. Scope. 25 yr lease from Mar ’88 @ £12,000 p.a.x. * New lease available * (NB 6 mths rental deposit required). - £29,500 + S.A.V. (Ref. LH.3425)

LOCK-UP FISH & CHIPS SHOP, INC SALE OF THAI FOOD, LOCATED JUST OFF PEDESTRIANISED SHOPPING THORO’FARE, HISTORIC CATHEDRAL CITY CENTRE, WINCHESTER. Situated amidst prom. pde, fronting busy main rd. Seating 19 with pavement seating for 6. Fitted out approx. 7 yrs ago to include a Mallinson 3-pan island range. Currently open from 12 noon until 7 pm, Mon-Sat – enormous scope for later eve/Sun opening. Not VAT reg – currently recording weekly takings of approx. £1,500 – 50% Thai food sales. High GP. Council lease for 10 yrs from Jan 2008 @ current rental of £18,000 p.a.x. *New lease avail*. - £45,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3503)

NEW FOREST VILLAGE FARM SHOP INCORPORATING BUTCHERY, DELICATESSEN AND FRUIT & VEGETABLES, WITH UNEXPLOITED COFFEE SHOP, ACCESSIBLE POSN NR TO PROSPEROUS MARKET TOWN, HAMPSHIRE. Conveniently located within easy reach of a busy ‘A’ road and close to a Country Store and tourist attraction. Renovated farm bldgs with forecourt parking. Trad fitted shop with fully equipped butchery and recently opened coffee shop – seats 20 plus a further 20 seats outside. Estab approx 20 yrs – health reasons force sale. Open congenial hrs. Scope for Off-Lic, newspapers & deliveries. Current T/O £6,000 p.w. (inc approx £3,000 butchery, £2,000 shop/deli, £1,000 coffee shop). High GP. Accts avail. 10 yr lease from Nov 2009 @ current rental of £13,000 p.a. (inc VAT) – details not verified. – OIRO £80,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. G/C.3487)

‘MODERN’ INDIAN RESTAURANT WITH FULL ON-LIC, OCCUPYING PROM. CORNER SITE, SOUGHT AFTER FASHIONABLE THORO’FARE IN CITY CENTRE, SOUTHAMPTON. Character prop. with imposing portico frontage. Furnished in contemporary style. Grnd flr restaurant seats 44 with 1st flr dining rm seating 60. Superbly equipped catering kitchen. Gas CH/3 phase. Specialising in gourmet Indian dining. Current T/O £6,000/£8,000 p.w. High GP. SCOPE. 23 yr lease from May ’10 @ £33,000 p.a.x. Suit many styles of cuisine. - £39,950 ONO + S.A.V. * FREEHOLD AVAILABLE * (Ref. C.3465)
 
L/U CAFÉ & SANDWICH BAR, PRIZED HIGH ST POSN, CENTRE OF PICTURESQUE NEW FOREST & SOLENT MARKET TOWN, HAMPSHIRE. Character Georgian bldg. Grade II Listed. Superbly fitted & equipped. Grnd flr seats 32 + beamed basement seats 24. Catering kitchen. Run with management. Ave T/O £7,000 p.w. – 33% take away. Projected T/0 approx. £300,000 (ex VAT) for current financial year. GP 63%. Open congenial hrs (8 am/4.30 pm) and closed Sunday. Plenty of scope. 12 year lease from Jan 2012 @ £35,000 p.a.x. - £100,000 + S.A.V (Ref. C.3486)

LOCK-UP NEWSAGENTS & SUB-POST OFFICE (SALARY £14,072 P.A. – AS PER P60), PROM MAIN RD POSN, AMIDST CONSERVATION AREA, IN COVETED VILLAGE, NR. WINCHESTER. Character Grade II listed bldg. Circa 1530. Compact shop – traditionally fitted. Same hands 5 yrs. T/O £2,000 p.w. inc WNB £800. Recorded T/O £97,018 (ex VAT) plus PO salary. Scope to extend hrs as shop closes at 5.30 pm with 2 x ½ days & closes 1 hr for lunch. - £75,000 + S.A.V. F’HOLD or £22,500 + S.A.V. with new lease @ £6,000 p.a.x. (Ref. N.3444)

UNISEX HAIRDRESSERS, AMIDST BUSY MAIN RD PDE, BETWEEN FAREHAM & GOSPORT, HANTS. Run principally by staff. Attractive Salon with 8 dressing-out posns and lge unused 1st floor ideal for beauty, nails or tanning, etc. Same hands 10 yrs. Current T/O £3,000/£4,000 p.w. (80% ladies). Open 5 days. Scope for working owner. Offered with new FRI lease (term negotiable) @ £8,500 p.a.x. *S/C 1 or 2 bed flats available to rent on sep. AST* – OIRO £25,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. LH.3467)

PROFITABLE 5 DAY SANDWICH BAR, AMIDST RESI PDE, CLOSE TO LARGE COLLEGE, WATERLOOVILLE, HANTS. Smartly fitted – seats 8. Run virtually single handed. T/O £1,400 p.w. Recorded T/O £66,104. GP £40,693 (61.5%). Accounts available. Open congenial hrs (8 am/4 pm) Mon to Fri. SCOPE. New lease available @ £7,500 p.a.x. - £37,500 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3461)

LOCK-UP CAFÉ/TEA ROOMS, SOUGHT AFTER LOCATION, CLOSE TO LARGE SUPERMARKET, CENTRE OF PRETTY MARKET TOWN OF ROMSEY, HANTS.
Character terraced prop. Attractively decorated. Ground floor seats 18. First floor seats 10. Plus decked courtyard seats 14. Same hands 6 yrs. Current T/O £1,500 p.w. (not VAT reg). GP 67%. Accts available. Scope as only open short hours (8.30am/3.00pm) – 6 days. New lease for minimum term of 9 years @ initial rental of £8,000 p.a.x. MUST BE VIEWED. - £25,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3473)

DELICATESSEN (WITH ON & OFF-LICENCES) & COFFEE SHOP (A1 USE), HIGH ST POSN, AMIDST CONSERVATION AREA, IN PRETTY HAMPSHIRE TOWN, BETWEEN FAREHAM & WINCHESTER. Eye-catching shop with well fitted air-conditioned retail area & rear coffee shop - seats 20.  Estab 7 yrs. T/O £2,800 p.w. (GP 59.5%). Recorded T/O £201,842 (ex VAT) y/e Sept ’11. Open short hrs (9am/5pm) – 6 days. Sep 2 dble bed 1st flr flat let on AST @ £700 pcm. 10 yr lease from 2008 @ £15,500 p.a. (inc VAT). Delivery van incl. - £65,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. G/C.3464)

ESTATE AGENCY FRANCHISE FOR SALE, OCCUPYING PRIME POSN IN CENTRE OF PROSPEROUS MARKET TOWN, HAMPSHIRE. Superbly fitted office with lay-by parking. 6 desks with ISDN linked PCs & 2 signwritten cars. Estab 5 yrs. Originally a 15 yr Franchise Agreement with postal code restriction. Currently listing 60/70 properties for sale, between £200,000-£500,000. Projected T/O approx. £350,000 ex VAT, less 10% franchise fee. Scope for letting/commercial. Premises held on lease for term of 15 yrs from Dec 2006 @ £12,000 p.a.x. – OIRO £100,000 (Ref. M.3443)

HARDWARE & DIY STORE WITH GARDEN SUNDRIES, BUSY PDE, CLOSE TO LARGE CAR PARK, CENTRE OF WATERSIDE VILLAGE ON FRINGES OF NEW FOREST, HANTS. Well fitted shop. Retirement sale. Run by H&W team. Same hands 18 yrs. Recorded T/O £120,667 (ex VAT). GP £48,480 (40%). Open congenial hrs (9am/5pm) – 6 days. S/C 3 bed maisonette above. 15 yr lease from Dec ’06 @ £14,000 p.a.x. - £30,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. D.3413)

L/U CAFÉ & SANDWICH BAR, PRIZED HIGH ST POSN, CENTRE OF PICTURESQUE NEW FOREST & SOLENT MARKET TOWN, HAMPSHIRE. Character Georgian bldg. Grade 2 Listed. Superbly fitted & equipped. Grnd flr seats 37 + beamed basement seats 27. Catering kitchen. Run under management - same hands 16 yrs. Ave T/O £8,000 p.w. – 50% take away. Recorded T/0 approx. £385,000 (ex VAT). GP £243,000 (63%). Open congenial hrs (8 am/4 pm) and closed Sunday. Plenty of scope. Offered with a new 21 year lease @ £35,000 p.a.x. - £100,000 + S.A.V (Ref. C.3455)

DELICATESSEN (WITH ON & OFF-LICENCES) & COFFEE SHOP (A1 USE), HIGH ST POSN, AMIDST CONSERVATION AREA, IN PRETTY HAMPSHIRE TOWN, BETWEEN FAREHAM & WINCHESTER. Eye-catching shop with well fitted air-conditioned retail area & rear coffee shop - seats 20.  Estab 7 yrs. T/O £5,000 p.w. Recorded T/O £234,955 (ex VAT) y/e Sept ’10. Open short hrs (9am/5pm) – 6 days. Sep 2 dble bed 1st flr flat let on AST @ £700 pcm. 10 yr lease from 2008 @ £15,500 p.a. (inc VAT). Delivery van incl. - £65,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. G/C.3439)

LONG ESTABLISHED FEED MERCHANTS & SADDLERY BUSINESS, INC THE SALE OF COUNTRY CLOTHING, PET FOODS & ACCESSORIES, OCCUPYING A BUSY MAIN RD POSN AMIDST RURAL SURROUNDINGS, IN AN AFFLUENT AREA, SOUTHERN ENGLAND.  Thriving cash & carry business with local delivery service. Operating from Listed farm bldgs that extend to approximately 10,000 sq ft. (not measured). Comprising 3 lge barns with attached brick & slate roof bldg plus ample open storage & parking. Fully fitted & equipped incl. motor vehicles. Offered for sale due to pending retirement reasons. Accts record T/O of £1,484,610 (ex VAT). Gross Profit £374,189 (25.2%). Plenty of scope. Premises offered with new lease (not verified) – terms to be agreed.  Anticipated rent £10,000 p.a.x. A RARE OPPORTUNITY. - £250,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3435).

LOCK-UP LICENSED RESTAURANT PREMISES, CENTRE OF COVETED NEW FOREST VILLAGE, BROCKENHURST, HANTS. Tastefully furnished, air-con Restaurant seats 30. Cocktail Bar seats 17. Paved forecourt seats 30. Well equipped catering kitchen & parking for 9 cars. 15 yr lease from June 2008 @ £27,000 p.a.x. with RPI reviews.  Ideal for use as Coffee Shop or Tea Rooms – OIRO £50,000  (Ref. C.3420)

LOCK-UP FISH & CHIPS TAKE AWAY, MODERN SHOPPING DEVELOPMENT AMIDST RESIDENTIAL AREA, OUTSKIRTS OF LEE-ON-SOLENT, HANTS. Eye-catching corner unit. Superbly fitted. T/O £2,500 p.w. GP 65%. SCOPE. 15 yr lease from March 2010 @ £17,500 p.a.x. (not verified). - £35,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3421)

L/U FISH & CHIPS TAKE AWAY, SOUGHT AFTER LOCATION, IN CENTRE OF AVON TOWN, CONVENIENT FOR A303, NR. SALISBURY. Modern, superbly fitted unit with Perfecta (KFE) 3-pan range. Unused space for 36 cover restaurant. Retirement sale. T/O £3,000 p.w. GP 65%. Recorded T/O £168,638 (ex VAT). GP £109,978. Adj. Net £60,424. SCOPE as closed at 8.30 pm & no Sundays. 25 yr lease from July 2003 @ £15,500 p.a.x. - £65,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3430)

NEWS & CONVENIENCE STORE WITH OFF-LIC., NAT. LOT AND SUB-PO (SAL APPROX £27,500 P.A.), AMIDST SMALL RESI PDE, POPULAR COMMUTER VILLAGE, NR. WINCHESTER.
2 adj. shop units with single counter PO posn. Same hands 6 yrs – health reasons force sale. Current T/O £7/£8,000 p.w. incl WNB £1,000 (7 am rounds) + £800 Nat. Lot sales. Accts avail. Desirable S/C 3 bed family maisonette. Gas C.H. Yard & 2 l/u gges. Council lease for 15 yrs from March 2010 @ £10,800 p.a.x. (not verified). - £110,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. N/G.3419)

L/U CONTINENTAL STYLE DELICATESSEN WITH OFF-LICENCE & ADJOINING COFFEE SHOP (A3 USE), CENTRE OF AFFLUENT SOLENT SAILING VILLAGE, NR. SOUTHAMPTON.
Well fitted deli with catering kitchen (3-phase) & adj. 20 seat coffee shop. T/O £4,200 p.w. (60% retail). Recorded T/O £215,568 (ex VAT) for y/e 5 Apr ’10. GP £89,747 (41.6%). Closed Sunday. 10 yr lease from July ’06 (not verified) @ £7,000 p.a.x. - £53,950 + S.A.V. (Ref. G/C.3381)

L/U COFFEE SHOP/SANDWICH BAR (A3 USE) WITH PROFITABLE LUNCH TIME TAKE AWAY & BUFFET TRADE, JUST OFF MULTIPLE SHOPPING PRECINCT, CITY CENTRE, SOUTHAMPTON. Superbly furnished & attractively decorated. 25+ covers with additional 1st flr seating for 30 plus front seating for up to 12. Catering kitchen. Turnover £2,500 p.w. (30% take away and 20% buffet trade). Overall GP 70%. Closed at 3.30/4.00 pm – 6 days. SCOPE for additional opening hrs/Sunday & eve opening. 10 yr lease from Oct 2005 @ £24,000 p.a.x. - £30,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3358)

FREEHOLD GUEST HOUSE (4 STAR LISTED), MAIN RD POSN AMIDST RESI AREA, CONVENIENT FOR A27 & COAST, HAYLING ISLAND, HANTS. Det. prop circa 1900. Gas C.H. D/G. 5 en suite bedrms for 9 or 10 guests. Desirable 2 dble bed en suite owners accomm & sep. S/C 1 bed granny annexe. Mature garden with parking for 9 cars. Run by couple. Retirement sale – same hands 8 yrs. B&B only.  Recorded T/O £66,026. SCOPE. - £549,000 (Ref. GH.3251)

L/U SANDWICH & COFFEE BAR, AMIDST MAIN RD PDE, AMPLE CAR PARKING, CONVENIENT FOR A303, OUTSKIRTS OF HAMPSHIRE MARKET TOWN.
Compact, attractively fitted, air-conditioned unit with occasional seating. Estab. 4½  yrs. Run by couple. Current T/O £2,500 p.w. (inc approx 20% corporate buffets). Recorded T/O of £114,729 (ex VAT) for y/e 31 Jan 2010. GP £70,578 (61.5%). Closed at 3 pm during week & 2 pm on Saturday. Scope for sandwich rounds & to expand buffets. 15 yr lease from June 2005 @ £6,000 p.a.x. - £49,500 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3383)

GEORGIAN HIGH ST
, NEW FOREST & SOLENT L/U RESTAURANT & TEA ROOM, JUST OFF MARKET TOWN OF LYMINGTON.
Character Grade II Listed Bldg. Retirement sale – same hands 8 yrs. 30-cover restaurant + walled trade gdn seats 40. Trad English menu. Recorded T/O approx. £60,000 p.a. (10% take away) – not VAT reg. High GP. Open short hrs – 6 days. SCOPE. 5 yr lease from Oct 2007 @ £7,950 p.a.x. - £50,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3362)

VILLAGE GENERAL STORES WITH NEWS, OFF-LIC, NAT. LOT & INSTORE BAKERY, PROM. MAIN RD POSN, AMIDST SEMI-RURAL AREA, NR. WINCHESTER, HANTS.
Serving wealthy commuter village, Show piece shop (approx. 1,000 sq.ft.) with Epos tills etc. Run by couple. Same hands 7 yrs. T/O £6,800 p.w. inc. WNB £1,400 + Nat. Lot £1,000. Recorded T/O £310,038 (ex VAT). GP £95,401 (30.77%) + £2,055 Lot comm. Desirable 3 dble bed family accom. Gas C.H. D/G. Gge. Gdn. – EITHER £595,000 + S.A.V. F’HOLD, OR, as a L/U shop with new lease @ a rental of £16,500 p.a. - £59,950 + S.A.V. (Ref. N/G.3223)

PROFITABLE BAKERS (APPROX. 50% WHOLESALE), PROM MAIN RD CORNER SITE IN AFFLUENT COASTAL TOWN, NR CHRISTCHURCH, EAST DORSET. Smartly fitted, air conditioned shop with lge well equipped bake house. Retirement sale. Estab by Vendors 20 yrs ago. Recorded T/O £391,636 (ex VAT). GP £271,961 (69.4%) – 50% wholesale trade. SCOPE. New FRI lease – term negotiable - @ initial rental of £15,000 p.a.x. - £100,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C/M.3211)

LEASEHOLD PUBLIC HOUSE WITH CATERING POTENTIAL, MAIN RD POSN, OUTSKIRTS OF AFFLUENT HAMPSHIRE TOWN. Character det. bldg. Attractive lounge bar seats 30 with adj. 30 cover dining/functions rm. Lge public bar with games area. Fully equipped catering kitchen. Rear trade gdn seats 30+. Forecourt & rear car park. 3 dble bed owners accomm. Gas C.H. and 2 dble en suite letting bedrooms. 7 uninhabitable attic rms. Same hands 15 yrs. T/O £5,500/£6,000 p.w. (at present no food) + £200 p.w. from B&B. Recorded T/O for y/e 31.8.08 £324,579 (ex VAT). GP £187,810 (57.9%). ENORMOUS CATERING POTENTIAL. Beer tied lease for 20 yrs from July ’96 with 10 yr extension @ £45,000 p.a.x. (not verified). - £40,000 + S.A.V. (F.3344)

SOUGHT AFTER LOCK-UP TEA ROOMS, AMIDST CONSERVATION AREA IN PRETTY GEORGIAN TOWN, NR WINCHESTER, HANTS. Character prop with separate grnd & 1st flr seating areas for 30 covers plus paved courtyard seats 28.  Average T/O £2,000 p.w. with summer seasonal boost.  Recorded T/O £85,446 (ex VAT) y/e Nov 08. GP £64,955 (76%). Open congenial hrs. Scope for gifts etc. 10 yr lease from June ’05 (terms not verified) @ £9,000 p.a.x. - £59,950 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3339)

L/U MODEL AND COLLECTORS SHOP, INCLUDING STEIFF TEDDIES, CENTRE OF AFFLUENT COASTAL VILLAGE, BETWEEN LYMINGTON & CHRISTCHURCH. Attractive shop amidst Conservation Area. Estab by Vendors in Aug ’88. For sale due to recent bereavement. Recorded gross T/O approx. £100,000. GP 30%. Scope for web sales. Open 10 am/5 pm – 5 days. New lease available @ £7,500 p.a.x. - £25,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3237)

L/U HAIRDRESSING SALON, PROM POSN AMIDST MAIN RD PDE WITH LAY-BY PARKING, CENTRE OF POPULAR COMMUTER VILLAGE, CONVENIENT FOR A27/M27, EASTERN OUTSKIRTS SOUTHAMPTON. Run by staff. Retirement sale – same hands 20 yrs. Stylishly fitted. 5 dressing-out posns & Epos till. T/O £2,000 p.w. (85% ladies). Recorded T/O £87,059 (ex VAT) y/e Dec ’08. Accts avail. Scope for working owner. 20 yr lease from Oct ’90 @ £7,000 p.a.x. *New lease avail* - £25,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. LH.3330)

L/U FLORIST, PROMINENT MAIN RD POSN ON FRINGES OF TOWN CENTRE, LYMINGTON, HANTS. Run virtually single handed. Same hands 8 yrs. Recorded T/O approx. £85,000 p.a. Open congenial hrs – 6 days. Lease with approx. 7 yrs remaining from Feb 2009 @ current rental of £9,500 p.a.x. - £15,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3335)

L/U LIC. SNOOKER CLUB PREMISES (MEMBERS ONLY) *AT PRESENT NOT TRADING*, CLOSE TO LGE CAR PARK, WATERSIDE TOWN ON FRINGES OF NEW FOREST, HANTS. Recently closed. Air conditioned bar with adj. Kitchen area. Wood panelled grnd flr snooker hall (approx. 2,700 sq.ft) and 1st flr snooker hall (approx. 1,900 sq.ft) has own bar servery. Gas C.H. 15 yr Lease from Feb’06 @ current rental of £27,000 p.a.x. - £25,000 O.N.O. (Ref. F.3261)

L/U WINE BAR & RESTAURANT WITH FULL ON-LIC FREE OF TIE, CLOSE TO SEAFRONT & MULTIPLE SHOPPING CENTRE, SOUTHSEA, HANTS. Attractively fitted – seats 65. Catering kitchen. Staff run. Euro style menu. Ave T/O £3,500/£4,000 p.w. GP 68%. Open eves only except Sat/Sun lunch, closed Sun eve/all day Mon. Scope for working owner. 15 yr lease from June ’08 @ £15,000 p.a.x. - £65,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3343)

L/U CONTINENTAL CAFÉ WITH UNEXPLOITED FULL ON-LIC. & PROFITABLE LUNCH TIME TAKE AWAY TRADE, OCCUPYING A PRIZED POSN AMIDST A PROFESSIONAL AREA, CITY CENTRE, SOUTHAMPTON. Superbly furnished in contemporary style. Air con seating for 30+ covers plus pavement seating for 12. T/O £4,200 a week (40% take away), plus O/S catering £1,000 per month. GP 72.7%. Accts avail. Closed at 3.30/4.00 pm. Scope for Sunday/eve opening. Lease until Aug 2025 @ £18,000 p.a.x. - £119,950 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3302)

L/U SANDWICH BAR AMIDST RESI SHOPPING PRECINCT, OUTSKIRTS OF SOUTHAMPTON. Well fitted, seats 22 with pavement seating for 12. Current T/O £2,750 p.w. GP75%. Open congenial hrs – 6 days. Lease until 31 Aug 2010 @ current rental of £11,500 p.a.x. - £64,950 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3292)

MANAGEMENT CONSULTANCY CO, SPECIALISING PRIMARILY IN HEALTH CARE, OPERATING FROM ACCESSIBLE OFFICES, BASED IN CENTRAL SOUTHERN ENGLAND. Estab. 20 yrs – retirement sale. Working mainly for NHS Trusts (approx 85%) as well as private sector. Covering southern England, West Country & Wales. Mostly repeat business & recommendations. Recorded T/O £416,934 (ex VAT) for y/e 31.3.08. Accts avail. *READILY RELOCATABLE*. Suite of offices rented for £605 pcm, fully inc. Intro to business given. - £175,000 for 100% shareholding. (Ref. M.3312)

SOUGHT AFTER SANDWICH BAR, AMIDST PROFESSIONAL AREA IN MULTIPLE TOWN CENTRE, BETWEEN SOUTHAMPTON & WINCHESTER.
Stylishly fitted take away. T/O £2,200 p.w. incl. approx. 12% buffet trade. GP 65%. Open congenial hrs. SCOPE. 1 dble bedrm, etc. flat currently let on AST @ £450 pcm – offered with vacant poss. 10 yr lease from Oct 2006 @ £10,700 p.a.x. (not verified). - £55,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3246)

CATERING DISPOSABLES VAN DELIVERY BUSINESS, COVERING WEST HAMPSHIRE & EAST DORSET. Specialising in the delivery of kitchen and wash room paper and cleaning products. Run from home with small storage unit (rent £310 pcm). 2 vans included. Estab. by Vendor approx. 20 yrs ago – retirement sale. Currently operating 2½ days a week! Recorded T/O £99,470 (ex VAT) for y/e Apr. 2008. ENORMOUS SCOPE. - £39,500 + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3299)

L/U UNISEX HAIRDRESSERS, SMALL RESI PDE, OUTSKIRTS OF PRETTY NEW FOREST MARKET TOWN OF RINGWOOD, HANTS. Attractively decorated. 7 dressing-out posns & 2 rear treatment rms. Retirement sale – same hands 18 yrs. Run under p/t supervision. Open 4½ days. T/O £1,200 p.w. (not VAT reg) – 70% ladies + £300 p.c.m. from letting treatment rms. 15 yr lease from Oct 2002 (not verified) @ £9,500 p.a.x. - £25,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. LH.3275)

L/U 5-DAY COUNTER NEWSAGENTS WITH PROFITABLE LUNCHTIME SANDWICH TAKE AWAY TRADE, AMIDST PROFESSIONAL AREA, CITY CENTRE, SOUTHAMPTON. Compact, easily run, air con shop. Same hands 22 yrs. T/O £3,500 p.w. incl. approx. £800 lunchtime take away. WCNB £360. Recorded T/O £150,433 (ex VAT) for y/e 31.3.07. GP £41,322 (27.4%). Shop opens 6.00 am/6.00 pm Mon-Fri. Scope for later evening and weekend opening. County Council lease for 15 yrs from June 2001 @ £6,500 p.a.x. - £49,500 + S.A.V. (Ref. N.3272)

UNEXPLOITED SANDWICH BAR & COFFEE SHOP (A3 USE). PROM. MAIN RD POSN IN MULTIPLE CITY CENTRE, PORTSMOUTH. Well fitted L/U with 24 covers. Catering kitchen. T/O £1,000 p.w. (mostly take away). GP 60%. Open 8 am/4 pm. Offering enormous scope to extend hours. Suit many styles of cuisine. 10 yr lease from July 2007 @ £11,000 p.a.x. - £39,950 + S.A.V. (Ref C.3281)

CUSTOM FIT GOLF CLUBMAKERS, INCL. REPAIRS & ALTERATIONS, OCCUPYING AN ACCESSIBLE MAIN RD POSN, AMIDST RURAL SURROUNDINGS, NR. CHICHESTER. Locally unopposed business. Fully equipped workshop. Retirement sale – estab by Vendor in 1993. Recorded T/O peaked @ £56,925. Not VAT reg. Scope as not computerised & no web presence. Currently open congenial hrs – 4 days p.w. Annually renewable lease @ only £3,500 p.a.x. Full training available. - £19,950 + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3213)

EMPLOYMENT AGENCY, SPECIALISING IN THE RECRUITMENT & PLACEMENT OF TEMPORARY & PERMANENT OFFICE STAFF, MARKET TOWN CENTRE, ROMSEY, HANTS. Estab by Vendor approx. 10 yrs ago. Operating from fully furnished & equipped 1st & 2nd flr offices. Accts for y/e 31 Dec 2006 record a combined fee income of £305,811 (ex VAT), which may be split as to £183,151 - temporary and £122,660 - permanent. Office open trad hrs – 5 days. Sub-lease with 4 yrs remaining @ £6,375 p.a.x. (not verified). - £30,000 (Ref. M.3273)

LIC. RESTAURANT PREMISES, AMIDST RESI PDE, JUST OFF BUSY MAIN RD, CLOSE TO SEAFRONT, HAYLING ISLAND, HANTS. Suit many styles of cuisine. Attractively furnished, air con. Restaurant – seats 38+. Cocktail Bar/servery & well equipped catering kitchen. S/C 1 or 2 bed flat above with gdn & parking.  Offered with new 10 yr lease @ initial rental of £12,000 p.a.x. - PREMIUM £20,000. Additionally freehold available to be purchased @ £269,500. (Ref. C.3287)

L/U CONTINENTAL CAFÉ WITH UNEXPLOITED FULL ON-LIC. & PROFITABLE LUNCH TIME TAKE AWAY TRADE, OCCUPYING A PRIZED POSN AMIDST A PROFESSIONAL AREA, CITY CENTRE, SOUTHAMPTON. Superbly furnished in contemporary style. Air con seating for 30+ covers plus pavement seating for 12. T/O £4,200 a week (40% take away), plus O/S catering £1,000 per month. GP 65%. Accts avail. Closed at 3.30/4.00 pm. Scope for Sunday/eve opening. Lease until Aug 2010 @ £18,000 p.a.x. with 5 yr extension agreed. - £ 99,500 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3203)

L/U DAY TIME COFFEE SHOP, PROMINENT POSN AMIDST MULTIPLE SHOPPING THORO’FARE, CITY CENTRE, SOUTHAMPTON. Superbly fitted. 64 covers. Catering kitchen, Easily manageable menu. Current T/O £4,000 p.w. GP 79%. Recorded T/O £175,433 (Excl.VAT) y/e Aug ’06. 6 day trade. SCOPE. Lease until Sept 2012 @ £27,000 p.a. - £79,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3262)

L/U RESTAURANT (FULL ON-LIC), PRIZED WATER FRONT LOCATION, SOUTHAMPTON. Character prop. Attractively furnished with 45 covers plus patio seating for 32. Retirement sale. Same hands 20 yrs. T/O £3,000 p.w. Recorded T/O £130,000 (ex VAT) y/e Sept ’06. GP 67%. Open 5½ days – last orders 10 pm. TREMENDOUS SCOPE. 15 yr lease from Nov. ’03 @ £14,750 p.a.x. A RARE OPPORTUNITY. - £95,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3249)

SOUGHT AFTER L/U FISH & CHIPS TAKE AWAY, OCCUPYING A PROM POSN ON FRINGES OF VAST RESI ESTATE, JUST OFF BUSY MAIN ROAD & CONVENIENT FOR M271/M27 MOTORWAYS, WESTERN OUTSKIRTS OF SOUTHAMPTON. Superbly fitted, air conditioned shop with modern 3-pan range. Run entirely by staff. Retirement sale – same hands 10 yrs. Current T/O £7,000 p.w. Recorded T/O £297,496 (ex VAT) for y/e 31 March ‘07. GP £177,939 (59.8%). Scope for working owners. 25 yr lease from Dec 1996 @ current rental of £14,054 p.a.x. A RARE OPPORTUNITY. - £150,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3257)

L/U NEWS & FOOD STORE WITH OFF-LIC & NAT. LOTT, PROM POSN AMIDST INNER CITY THORO’FARE, SOUTHAMPTON. Smartly fitted shop with ATM. Run by H+W team. Retirement sale. T/O £12,000 p.w. GP 18% + Nat. Lott sales £1,500. WNB £400 (1 am news round only). 20 yr lease from June 2006 @ £12,000 p.a.x. - £110,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. N/G.3278)

SOUGHT AFTER GUEST HOUSE, PROM. MAIN RD POSN, OUTSKIRTS OF SOUTHAMPTON. Ideal home & income. Semi-det., corner prop. Gas C.H. Mostly D/G. 7 letting rms for 11 guests + sep. owners quarters. Pretty gdn with pond. Gge. Standing space for boat/caravan & parking for 6 cars. Run by H&W team. Retirement sale. Same hands 6 yrs. Recorded T/O approx. £40,000 p.a. (50 wks). Not. reg. for VAT. B&B only. - £450,000 + S.A.V. F’HOLD (Ref. GH.3236)

PROFITABLE FREEHOLD GUEST HOUSE (4 STAR LISTED) WITH 3 BED OWNERS ACCOM., SOUGHT AFTER MAIN RD POSN, SOUTHAMPTON. Substantial, well maintained, semi-det. prop circa 1901. Gas C.H. D/G. 9 well appointed letting rms for 15 guests. Parking for 7 cars, dble gge/store, small patio with pond. Run by H+W team. B&B only – much repeat custom. Recorded T/O £91,203 ex VAT for y/e 31 Mar ’07 (approx 50 weeks trade). A RARE OPPORTUNTIY. - £595,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. GH.3233)

L/U COUNTER NEWS & CONVENIENCE FOOD STORE WITH OFF-LIC & NAT. LOT, PROM. MAIN RD POSN, AFFLUENT NEW FOREST VILLAGE, HANTS. Eye-catching corner shop. Air-conditioned retail area (approx. 1,100 sq.ft) with Epos tills. Run under management. Retirement sale – same hands 14 yrs. Gross T/O £14,000 p.w. inc. WCNB £900 + £2,200 Nat. Lot sales. Recorded T/O £648,203 (ex VAT). GP 18% + Nat. Lot comm. £6,093. 20 yr lease from Feb ’93 @ £17,412 p.a.x. * New lease avail. *  RARE OPPORTUNITY - £99,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. N/G.3235)

L/U LAUNDERETTE, OFFERING SERVICE WASH & DRY CLEANING FACILITIES, EYE-CATCHING CORNER SITE AMIDST MAIN RD PDE WITH PARKING, CONVENIENT FOR M27, RESI OUTSKIRTS SOUTHAMPTON. Retirement sale. Estab by Vendor in 1972. Staff run. Well equipped with extensive inventory. Dry cleaning currently sub-contracted. T/O £1,600 p.w. Recorded T/O £64,989 (ex VAT) y/e 31 Jan 07. Scope for collection & delivery service and to extend hours. 6 yr lease from Dec 2001@ £8,680 p.a.x. – new lease avail (not verified). - £25,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3214)

SOUGHT AFTER L/U HAIRDRESSERS, PRIZED POSN IN AFFLUENT NEW FOREST & SOLENT MARKET TOWN, HANTS. Superbly fitted Salon. Estab by Vendor in 1979 – retirement sale. High T/O (90% ladies). Substantial profit. Accounts available. Open congenial hrs (8.30 am/5.00 pm) – 5 days. SCOPE. New 15 yr lease @ £20,000 p.a.x. - £250,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. LH.3254)

L/U SEWING MACHINE & ACCESSORIES SHOP, INCLUDING THE RETAIL OF HABERDASHERY & WOOLS, ETC, PROM POSN AMIDST BUSY SHOPPING THORO’FARE, CENTRE OF THRIVING SOUTH COAST CITY. Smartly fitted. Retirement sale. Same hands 25 yrs. Recorded T/O approx. £140,000 p.a. (ex VAT). GP £85,000 (60%). Accts. avail. Open congenial hrs (9.30am/4.45 pm) – 6 days. Scope for web sales & demos etc. Council lease @ £19,800 p.a.x. - £42,500 + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3244)

L/U COFFEE SHOP & SANDWICH BAR WITH PROFITABLE BUFFET BUSINESS, MULTIPLE POSN, CITY CENTRE, SOUTHAMPTON. Run mainly by staff. Stylishly fitted, air conditioned unit. Seats 40 + 12 seats outside. Catering kitchen. T/O £3,500/£4,000 p.w. (approx. 50% take away). Recorded T/O £166,242 (ex VAT) y/e 30.9.06. GP £112,726 (67.8%). SCOPE as open congenial hrs (9 am/4.30 pm) - 6 days. New 10 yr lease being negotiated @ initial rental of £23,500 p.a.x. - £39,750 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3250)

PRIVATE HOTEL WITH UNEXPLOITED RESIDENTS LICENSE, 4 STAR AA LISTED, FRONTING BUSY MAIN RD, OVERLOOKING OPEN FOREST, OUTSKIRTS OF COVETED NEW FOREST VILLAGE, HAMPSHIRE. Attractive det. prop circa 1930. Gas C.H. Mostly D/G. Full Fire Cert. 8 well appointed en suite letting bedrooms for 17 guests (P/P for 2 single en suite rms to be added). Desirable 2 dble bed en suite owners quarters. Pretty rear gdn with patio & ornamental pond. Parking for approx. 10 cars. Family run. Mainly B&B. T/O approx. £80,000 (ex VAT) for y/e February 2006 (derived from letting 7 bedrooms for a 48 week period).  IMMEDIATE INSPECTION IS STRONGLY ADVISED. - £795,000 + S.A.V F’HOLD. (Ref. GH3169)

L/U UNISEX HAIRDRESSERS, SOUGHT AFTER POSN AMIDST FASHIONABLE THORO’FARE, CITY CENTRE, SOUTHAMPTON. Run entirely by staff.  Attractive Salon. Superbly fitted. 6 dressing out posns. Current T/O £3,000 p.w. – 80% ladies. Open congenial hrs – 5 days. Plenty of scope for a F/T working owner. 10 yr lease from May ’06 @ £8,000 p.a.x. - £29,950 + S.A.V. (Ref. LH.3239)

SOUGHT AFTER UNISEX HAIRDRESSERS (80% LADIES), WITH BEAUTY RM & NAIL BAR, CORNER OF BUSY PDE, RESI SUBURB, NR EASTLEIGH. Attractive Salon. Entirely staff run. Same hands 5 yrs. Current T/O £2,500 p.w. Scope for working owner. S/C 2 dble bed flat with L/U gge let on AST @ £500 pcm (vacant poss if required). 21 yr lease from June ’87 @ £10,150 p.a.x. New lease avail. - £39,950 + S.A.V. (Ref. LH.3130)

GIFT SHOP, SOUGHT AFTER POSN IN PEDESTRIANISED HIGH ST, WATERSIDE TOWN ON FRINGES OF NEW FOREST, HANTS. Character shop. Circa 1900. Totally refurbished. Approx. 465 sq.ft. retail. Run mainly by staff. Same hands 25 yrs. T/O £1,700 p.w. Recorded T/O £74,221 (ex VAT). GP 33%. Accts avail. SCOPE. Open short hrs – 6 days. New lease – terms negotiable @ £17,500 p.a.x. Optional S/C 2 dble bed 1st flr flat avail to rent on AST @ £700 p.c.m. - £25,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3220)

DAYTIME CAFÉ/TAKE AWAY, PROM. HIGH ST. POSN, IN NAVAL TOWN HAMPSHIRE. Attractively decorated – seats 20+. Catering kitchen. Retirement sale. Current T/O £1,300/£1,800 p.w. (10% take away). Recorded T/O £55,761. GP 56.4%. ENORMOUS SCOPE as only open 7.30 am/2.30 pm – 6 days. S/C 2 dble bed maisonette. Lease until Aug 2020 @ current rental of £16,000 p.a.x. - £49,950 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3200)

L/U LIC. RESTAURANT PREMISES, PROM CORNER SITE IN SOUGHT AFTER FASHIONABLE THORO’FARE, CITY CENTRE, SOUTHAMPTON. Former Bank premises with imposing portico frontage. Offering space to create a grnd flr 50 cover restaurant & bar and 60 cover 1st flr dining rm. Available with a 21 new FRI lease at initial rental of £33,000 p.a.x.  NO PREMIUM but 6 months rental deposit & all legal expenses reqd. (Ref. C.3198)

L/U HAIRDRESSING SALON, CENTRE OF AFFLUENT COMMUTER SUBURB, BETWEEN SOUTHAMPTON & WINCHESTER. Attractively fitted with 8 dressing-out positions. Same hands 16 yrs. T/O £4,250 p.w. (80% ladies). Recorded T/O £189,106 (ex VAT) for y/e April 2006. Adjusted net profit £54,000. Scope for nail bar & to open all day Mon. 25 yr lease from Mar.’88 @ £10,400 p.a.x. (NB 6 mths rental deposit required). - £79,950 + S.A.V. (Ref. LH.3219)

DAYTIME CAFÉ, DESIRABLE POSN IN SOUGHT AFTER THORO’FARE, AMIDST PROF AREA, CITY CENTRE, SOUTHAMPTON. Smartly fitted – 32 covers. Trad menu. Recorded T/O £1,100 p.w.+ (incl. 30% take away). Open 8 am/3 pm – 6 days. Plenty of scope. S/C 1 bed flat above & parking for 2/3 cars. New 15 yr lease @ initial rental of £11,000 p.a.x. - £49,950 + S.A.V.  (Ref. C.3163)

*INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY*, SUBSTANTIAL DET. FREEHOLD PROPERTY CONVERTED INTO 10 FLATLETS WITH P/P TO EXTEND, PLEASANT RESI AREA, ON OUTSKIRTS OF SOUTHAMPTON. Character Victorian prop. Built of mellow brick with lge rear gdn & ample parking. Comprising 8 studio flats (to be let at £410 pcm) & 2 single bedrm flats (to be let at £450 pcm). Gas CH & P/P for 2 bed flat & sep det. gge to be erected. Recorded T/O £49,380 p.a. - £675,000. (Ref. GH.3196)

VILLAGE POST OFFICE (SAL. APPROX. £31,714), WITH MV LIC. RENEWALS, INCLUDING SALE OF STATIONERY, CARDS & CONFECTIONERY, AMIDST RURAL SURROUNDINGS, FRONTING BUSY ‘B’ RD, CONVENIENT FOR A36/M27, CLOSE TO HANTS/WILTS BORDERS. Det. chalet bungalow (circa 1956 with P/P to extend) set in ¾ acre plot. Det. shop approx. 275 sq.ft. with 2 counter PO posn & sep. rear sorting office. Run by couple. Retirement sale. Same hands 5 yrs. Recorded shop T/O £20,395 (ex VAT). GP 42% + PO Sal. Currently open shrt hrs with 2 x ½ days and no Sunday. Spacious 3 or 4 dble bed family accom. Gas C.H. Mostly D/G. Gge. Mature 200 ft rear garden. - £550,000 + S.A.V. F’HOLD (Ref. S.3182)

FREEHOUSE WITH RESTAURANT/FUNCTIONS RM, SET IN APPROX. 1.7 ACRES INC. 2 X ½ ACRE PADDOCKS, BACKING ONTO NEW FOREST, JUST OFF A36, FRINGES OF WEALTHY COMMUTER VILLAGE, BETWEEN SALISBURY & SOUTHAMPTON. Det. mid-Victorian prop. Charming lounge bar seats 50. Character locals bar with adj. games rm. Separate 46 cover a la carte restaurnt/functions rm. Trade gdn & parking for 60 cars. Retirement sale – same hands 16 yrs. T/O £224,039 (ex VAT). 55% wet sales. GP £125,620 (56%). SCOPE. S/C 2 or 3 bed accom. Gas C.H. & sep det. annexe comprising owners bed/sitting rm & adj. dble gge. - £795,000 + S.A.V. F’HOLD. (Ref. F.3091)

UNISEX HAIRDRESSERS WITH LITTLE USED SUN ROOM, AMIDST RESI PDE, COMMUTER VILLAGE NR EASTLEIGH, HANTS. Run under management.  Pleasantly fitted. Retirement sale – same hands 11 yrs. Current T/O £2,000 p.w. (80% ladies). Scope for working owner. S/C 3 bed flat above with gas C.H. & gge. Let on AST @ £525 pcm (vacant poss if required). 10 yr lease from March ’06 @ £8,000 pax. - £25,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. LH.3129)

L/U SANDWICH BAR AMIDST RESI SHOPPING PRECINCT, OUTSKIRTS OF SOUTHAMPTON. Well fitted with pavement seating for 12. Current T/O £1,800 p.w. High GP. Open congenial hrs – 6 days. Lease until 31 Aug 2010 @ current rental of £11,500 p.a.x. - £29,500 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3185)  

POWER TOOLS & FIXING EQUIPMENT SPECIALISTS, AMIDST MAIN RD PDE OF SHOPS, CONVENIENT FOR CITY CENTRE, SOUTHAMPTON. Retirement sale – same hands 22 yrs. Recorded T/O £195,257 (ex VAT) y/e Dec. ’05. GP £81,796 (41.89%). Short hrs – 5 days. Scope for internet sales. New 15 yr lease @ initial rental of £8,000 p.a.x. - £95,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3117)  

LOCK-UP FLORIST, PROM. MAIN RD POSN, CENTRE OF POPULAR COMMUTER VILLAGE, EASTERN OUTSKIRTS OF SOUTHAMPTON. Attractively fitted shop. Staff run. Same hands 18 years. T/O £2,000 p.w. Recorded T/O £90,144 (ex VAT) for y/e 31.3.06. GP 46%. Congenial hrs. 9 yr lease from Dec. ’05 @ current rental of £7,500 p.a.x. - £25,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3174)  

FISH & CHIPS TAKE AWAY, RESI PDE AMIDST PRIVATE NEIGHB’HOOD, OUTSKIRTS SOUTHAMPTON. Large shop. Superbly fitted with Bremith 5-pan range. Retirement sale. Same hands 8 yrs. Trad menu. Recorded T/O £2,000 p.w.+ High GP. Plenty of scope as closed at 9pm. S/C 1 dble bed etc flat above. Gdn. Let on AST @ £6,000 p.a. (vacant poss if required). 15 yr lease from Sept ’98 (not verified) @ £10,500 p.a.x. - £80,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3190)  

SOUGHT AFTER LOCK-UP TEA ROOMS, AMIDST CONSERVATION AREA IN PRETTY GEORGIAN TOWN, NR WINCHESTER, HANTS. Character prop with separate grnd & 1st flr seating areas for approx. 32 covers in total plus paved courtyard seats 30.  Average T/O £2,000 p.w. with summer seasonal boost.  High GP. Open congenial hrs. Scope for gifts etc. 10 yr lease from June ’05 (terms not verified) @ £9,000 p.a.x. - £50,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3172)  

L/U TOY SHOP, AMIDST BUSY SECONDARY THORO’FARE, AFFLUENT MARKET TOWN, EAST HAMPSHIRE. Estab 8 yrs. Smart shop. Run on traditional lines. Scope for PlayStation/PC games. Projected gross T/O £100,000 p.a. GP 40%. Open congenial hrs (9 am/5 pm). New 9 yr lease avail. @ £11,500 p.a.x. - £19,950 + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3145)

L/U DAYTIME RESTAURANT/COFFEE SHOP, AMIDST MAIN RD THORO’FARE, EAST DORSET COASTAL TOWN, NR. CHRISTCHURCH. Pleasantly furnished – seats 32+ with little used 1st flr seating for 20. Catering kitchen. Trad English cuisine. T/O £56,000 p.a. (48 weeks). GP 75%. Not VAT reg. Open short hrs – 6 days. Tremendous scope. 20 yr lease from Sept ’92 @ £6,950 p.a.x. - £65,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3191)  

L/U ART GALLERY WITH ADJOINING POTTERY/WORKSHOP, SOUGHT AFTER HIGH ST POSN IN COVETED NEW FOREST VILLAGE, HANTS. Character Listed Bldg amidst Conservation Area. Attractive Gallery approx. 360 sq.ft. Fully equipped Pottery/Workshop approx. 317 sq.ft has 3-phase electrics & 2 kilns. Adj store room, toilet & L/U gge. Retirement sale – same hands 32 yrs. 7 yr lease from March 06 @ current rental of £5,250 p.a.x. A RARE OPPORTUNITY. - £25,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3175)  

L/U COUNTER NEWSAGENTS, INC. SALE OF SANDWICHES & GREETING CARDS, ETC, SOUGHT AFTER MULTIPLE POSN, CITY CENTRE, SOUTHAMPTON. Occupying a prime site. Air con’d shop. Same hands 10 yrs. Current T/O £10,000 p.w. inc WCNB £1,000. GP 20%. Scope for Off-Lic & later evening opening. S/C 1st  & 2nd flr offices until recently sub-let @ £9,400 p.a. Lease until Dec 2016 @ current rental of £38,000 p.a.x. - £65,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. N.3151)

LOCK-UP FREEHOLD NEWSAGENTS & SUB-POST OFFICE (SAL. APPROX. £12,000 P.A.), PROM. MAIN RD POSN, AMIDST CONSERVATION AREA, IN COVETED VILLAGE, NR. WINCHESTER. Character Grade II listed bldg. Circa 1530. Compact shop – traditionally fitted. Retirement sale – same hands 8 yrs. T/O £2,000 p.w. incl. WNB £600 (1 am round) plus £400 local news contract. Recorded T/O £98,084 (ex VAT). GP 20.7% plus PO sal. £11,992. Scope to extend hrs as shop closes at 5.30 pm with 2 x ½ days & shut 1 hr for lunch. A VALUABLE PROPERTY. - £85,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. N.3075)  

SOUGHT AFTER GUEST HOUSE, AMIDST GOOD CLASS NEIGHBOURHOOD, CONVENIENT FOR A27/M27, BETWEEN SOUTHAMPTON & FAREHAM. Det. prop. circa 1920. Gas CH & D/G. Full Fire Cert.. 7 well appointed letting bedrms for 14 guests plus gdn chalet & sep. en suite owners quarters. Gdn & pking for 10 cars. Recorded T/O approx. £49,000 (not VAT reg). B&B only. SCOPE. - £390,000 + S.A.V. F’HOLD (Ref. GH.3166)  

LICENSED RESTAURANT, PRIZED POSN, AMIDST SOUGHT AFTER MAIN RD PDE OF SHOPS WITH LAY-BY PARKING, RESI OUTSKIRTS OF EXPANDING TOWN, BETWEEN SOUTHAMPTON & PORTSMOUTH. Pleasantly furnished. 40 covers. Retirement sale – same hands 19½ yrs. Trad English menu. Casually run – only open 4 eves p.w. Recorded T/O approx. £35,000 p.a. (not VAT reg). ENORMOUS SCOPE. 1 dble bed, etc. flat above. Gge & parking. 10 yr lease from Jan ’99 @ £8,500 p.a.x. Suit many styles of cuisine. - £50,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3131)

L/U COUNTER NEWSAGENTS WITH OFF-LIC & CONVENIENCE GROCERIES, SITUATED CLOSE TO THE ENTRANCE OF A MULTIPLE SHOPPING MALL, IN EXPANDING TOWN CENTRE, BETWEEN WINCHESTER & SOUTHAMPTON, HAMPSHIRE. Occupying a sought after posn. Trad fitted – approx 637 sq.ft retail. Retirement sale. Same hands 12 yrs. Current T/O £8,500/£9,000 p.w. incl. WNB £1,200. GP 22%. SCOPE. 21 yr lease from June ’93 (not verified) @ £12,500 p.a.x. - £64,950 + S.A.V. (Ref. N/G.3116)  

L/U UNISEX HAIRDRESSERS, CENTRE OF COMMUTER VILLAGE, EASTERN OUTSKIRTS, SOUTHAMPTON. Attractive Salon with 2 sun beds. Staff run. Retirement sale. Same hands 12½ yrs. Recorded T/O £1,000 p.w. Not VAT reg. Congenial hrs. 5 days. ENORMOUS SCOPE. Lease until Nov. 2010 @ £5,172 p.a. + £200 p.c.m. for rear rooms. - £25,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. LH.3168)

PRIVATE HOTEL WITH RESI. LIC, AMIDST GOOD CLASS NEIGHB’HOOD, WITHIN EASY REACH OF CATHEDRAL CITY CENTRE, SALISBURY. Charming det. late Victorian prop. with rear extensions. 3 Diamond ETC Listed. Mostly D/G. Oil & gas C.H. 23 bedrooms (19 en suite) for 49 guests plus 2 bed, etc. owners quarters. Parking for 15 cars. Mature gdns. Same hands 16 yrs. B&B only. Recorded T/O £175,605 (ex VAT). Net Profit £96,000. SCOPE. – OFFERS IN EXCESS OF £1,050,000 + S.A.V. F’HOLD (Ref. H.3084)  

DAYTIME MEDITERRANEAN STYLE COFFEE BAR & BISTRO WITH UNEXPLOITED LICENCE, SOUGHT AFTER THORO’FARE, AMIDST PROFESSIONAL AREA, CITY CENTRE, SOUTHAMPTON. Recently refitted at a cost of approx. £40,000. 40 covers. Catering kitchen. Rising T/O £1,400 p.w. (20% take away). Open congenial hrs – 6 days. Enormous scope for eve & Sunday opening. S/C 1 dble bed etc flat (let on AST @ £425 p.c.m. – vacant poss avail). New 15 yr FRI lease @ £15,000 p.a.x. - £75,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3140)  

SOUGHT AFTER POST OFFICE (SAL. APPROX. £100,000 P.A.), WITH PROFITABLE GREETING CARDS, STATIONERY & POCKET MONEY TOYS, PRIME HIGH ST POSN, CENTRE OF AFFLUENT HAMPSHIRE COUNTRY TOWN. Run under management. Character prop amidst Conservation Area. Trad. fitted. T/O £2,500 p.w. GP 40%. Open congenial hrs – 5½ days. New 15 yr FRI lease @ initial rental of £18,000 p.a.x. - £165,000 + S.A.V. *Choice of optional 1 or 2 dbl bed new S/C flats above – available for sale or rent * (Ref. 3136)

L/U GREETING CARDS & GIFT SHOP, INCLUDING THE SALE OF BELGIAN CHOCOLATES, CENTRE OF POPULAR COMMUTER VILLAGE, BETWEEN SOUTHAMPTON & PORTSMOUTH. Attractive bow windowed, air conditioned shop with Epos.  Run under management – same hands 17 yrs. Average T/O £5,000 p.w. GP 44%. Recorded T/O £214,461 (ex VAT). GP £94,724. SCOPE. Open congenial hrs (9 am/5.30 pm) – 6 days. New 15/21 yr lease avail. @ £10,000 p.a.x. - £49,950 + S.A.V.  (Ref. M.3161)  

L/U UNISEX HAIRDRESSERS WITH SPRAY TANNING BOOTH, PROM MAIN RD POSN, CLOSE TO OCEAN VILLAGE, SOUTHAMPTON. Attractively fitted, air conditioned Salon. Run solely by 2 partners. Current T/O £6,500 per month (2/3rds ladies). Open congenial hrs – 6 days. Lease until Feb 2009 @ current rental of £10,000 p.a.x. - £25,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. LH.3138)

L/U DAYTIME COFFEE SHOP/RESTAURANT (WITH RESTRICTED A3 USE), SOUGHT AFTER HIGH ST POSN, CENTRE OF PROSPEROUS EAST HANTS MARKET TOWN. Superbly furnished. Seats 40+ with covered pavement seating for 15. Newly fitted catering kitchen. Run by couple. T/O approaching £3,000 p.w. GP 65%+. SCOPE. Open congenial hrs (closed at 4.00 p.m. and no Sundays). Valuable lease @ £15,000 p.a.x. A RARE OPPORTUNITY. – OIRO £105,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3149)  

LOCK-UP UNISEX HAIRDRESSERS, SOUGHT AFTER POSITION, AMIDST FASHIONABLE THORO’FARE, CITY CENTRE, SOUTHAMPTON. Attractive Salon. Superbly fitted. 6 dressing-out posns. Same hands 4 yrs. Current T/O £3,500/£4,000 p.w. Recorded T/O £163,372 (ex VAT) – 80% ladies – adjusted Net Profit £50,000+. SCOPE. Congenial hrs – 5 days. Lease for 5 yrs @ £6,000 p.a.x. - £68,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. LH.3150)  

OUTSIDE CATERERS, SPECIALISING IN HIGH QUALITY CUISINE FOR EVENTS SUCH AS WEDDINGS & DINNER PARTIES, ETC, OPERATING FROM A COMPREHENSIVELY EQUIPPED UNIT, JUST OFF BUSY ‘A’ ROAD, IN AFFLUENT AREA OF MID HAMPSHIRE. Estab by Vendor approx. 23 yrs ago. Catering for events of up to 1,000 people at assorted venues. Comprehensively equipped catering kitchen, refrigerated van & trailers included. Recorded T/O £121,149 (ex VAT). GP £74,154 (61.2%). Leasehold premises (terms not verified) @ rental of £5,500 p.a. - £25,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3115)  

L/U NEWS & CONVENIENCE FOOD STORE WITH OFF-LIC & NAT. LOTT, PROM POSN AMIDST RESI AREA, SHIRLEY, SOUTHAMPTON. Traditionally fitted, air conditioned shop. Same hands 16 yrs. T/O £7,000 p.w. + £2,000 Nat. Lott sales. WNB £1,750. GP 20%. Combined recorded T/O £339,674 ex VAT. GP £78,488. SCOPE. 15 yr lease from March ’98 @ £5,500 p.a.x. Ideal for couple to run. - £79,500 + S.A.V. (Ref. N/G.3054)  

L/U COFFEE SHOP & SANDWICH BAR (WITH RESTRICTED A3 USE), PRIME POSN AMIDST MULTIPLE SHOPPING THORO’FARE, PORTSMOUTH. Attractively fitted with folding door frontage. 36/40 covers and parking for 6/8 cars. T/O £2,500/£3,000 p.w. (inc approx. 33% sandwich take away). Recorded T/O £130,860 p.a. (ex VAT). GP £88,569 (68%) SCOPE. Open congenial hrs (9am/4pm) – 6 days. 15 yr lease from Sept. 2003 (not verified) @ £15,000 p.a.x. - £85,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3110)

L/U CONVENIENCE STORE WITH COUNTER NEWS, OFF-LIC & FORECOURT FUEL SALES, FRONTING BUSY ‘A’ ROAD, ON FRINGES OF AFFLUENT MEON VALLEY VILLAGE, TWIXT ALTON & FAREHAM, HANTS. Showpiece air-conditioned shop – approx 1,300 sq.ft retail. Recently fitted out at cost of more than £100,000. Forecourt parking for 12 and canopied S/S pumps. Staff run. Shop T/O £6,000 p.w. GP 20%. Plus fuel sales £10,000 p.w. GP 1.5%. ENORMOUS SCOPE. New 15/21 yr FRI lease avail @ £15,000 p.a.x. A RARE OPPORTUNITY. - £50,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. N.3121A)  

‘MAIL ORDER’ OFFICE STATIONERY & PRINTER INK SUPPLIES BUSINESS, SITUATED AMIDST A SMALL, ACCESSIBLE, MODERN LIGHT INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT, HAMPSHIRE. Family run. Estab. 5 yrs. Specialising in sale of printer ink cartridges & refills. 3 website addresses with on-line catalogue & 0800 number. 1,200 sq.ft unit (not measured) providing storage & offices with sophisticated invoice & accounts software. T/O approx. £650,000 (ex VAT) y/e 30.9.05. GP 48%. SCOPE. Council lease for 3 yrs from April 2004 @ £10,200 p.a.x. - £150,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3146)  

L/U LIC. SNOOKER CLUB (MEMBERS ONLY), CLOSE TO LGE CAR PARK, WATERSIDE TOWN ON FRINGES OF NEW FOREST, HANTS. Run under management. Air conditioned bar seats 40. Catering kitchen. Wood panelled grnd flr snooker hall (approx. 2,700 sq.ft) has 8 tables and 1st flr snooker hall (approx. 1,900 sq.ft) has own little used bar servery, incl. 4 tables & 2 pool tables. Gas C.H. Recorded T/O £168,355 ex VAT. GP £117,575 (70%). SCOPE. New 15 yr FRI lease @ initial rental of £26,000 p.a.x. - £55,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. F.3118)  

L/U CONTINENTAL STYLE COFFEE SHOP WITH UNEXPLOITED LICENSE, SOUGHT AFTER POSN, JUST OFF MULTIPLE SHOPPING PRECINCT, COASTAL RESORT OF SOUTHSEA, HANTS. Fashionably furnished with split-level seating for 48 covers. Easily manageable menu. T/O approx £4,200 p.w. GP 70%+. Open congenial hrs. Scope for eve/ Sun opening. Lease until Feb 2016 (not verified) at initial rental of £10,500 p.a.x. - £99,500 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3109)  

L/U FRUIT & GREENGROCERS, MAIN RD CORNER SITE ON BUSY PARADE, AMIDST RESI. AREA, OUTSKIRTS PORTSMOUTH. Trad fitted, air-con shop. Family run for past 25 yrs. Current T/O £4,000 p.w.+.  Recorded T/O £219,207 (ex VAT). GP £86,273 (39.35%). 5½ day trade. New 15 yr lease @ £9,500 p.a.x. - £35,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. V.3102)  

VEHICLE SERVICING & REPAIRS BUSINESS, ACCESSIBLE UNIT ON SMALL IND. EST, WATERLOOVILLE, HANTS. Fully equipped workshop (apprx 400 sq.ft) with 2-post lift, etc. Run by H+W team. Estab since 1977. Retirement sale. Recorded T/O £61,782. Net Profit £24,640. Scope to open Sat, etc. Premises held on monthly tenancy agreement @ £181.79. - £25,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3132)

L/U COFFEE SHOP, INCL. SALE OF HAND MADE CHOCOLATES & ICE CREAMS (WITH RESTRICTED A3 USE), SOUGHT AFTER HIGH ST POSN, CENTRE OF PROSPEROUS EAST HANTS MARKET TOWN. Superbly furnished. Seats 30+ with covered pavement seating for 14. Newly fitted catering kitchen. Run by H+W team. T/O approaching £3,000 p.w. GP 60%+. Scope for experienced caterers. Open congenial hrs (closed at 5.00 p.m. and no Sundays). Valuable lease @ £15,000 p.a.x. A RARE OPPORTUNITY. – OIRO £95,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3135)  

SUPERBLY FITTED HAIRDRESSING SALON WITH OPTIONAL 2 BED FLAT ABOVE, PROM MAIN RD POSN, AMIDST PRIVATE RESI AREA, BETWEEN SOUTHAMPTON & FAREHAM. Run entirely by staff. Attractively decorated. 6 dressing-out posns sep nail bar, sun bed rm & 2 beauty treatment rms. T/O £2,000 p.w. (75% ladies hair). Recorded T/O £86,185 ex VAT. Scope for working owner.  Salon offered with new 15 yr lease @ £10,000 p.a.x. Optional S/C flat avail to rent on AST @ £550 pcm. - £29,950 + S.A.V. (Ref. LH.3095)  

L/U HABERDASHERY & CRAFT SHOP, SOUGHT AFTER HIGH STREET POSN, CENTRE OF PROSPEROUS NEW FOREST MARKET TOWN, HANTS. Retirement sale. Estab by Vendors in May ’93. Specialising in needlecraft. Run by H+W team only. Current T/O £2,000 p.w. Recorded gross T/O approx. £96,000 (incl VAT). GP 50%. Open congenial hrs – 6 days. Lease until Dec 2014 @ current rental of £13,200 p.a.x. - £25,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3096)

L/U GENERAL STORE WITH TEA ROOM, FRONTING BUSY ‘B’ RD, FRINGES OF AFFLUENT MEON VALLEY VILLAGE, HAMPSHIRE. Delightful, semi-rural location. Trad fitted shop & Tea Rm seats 20. Retirement sale – same hands 13 yrs. Shop T/O £2,000 p.w. inc. WCNB £220. GP 20%+. Tea Rm T/O £500 p.w. GP 60%. SCOPE as closed at 5.00 p.m. 7 yr lease from March ’05 @ only £2,600 p.a.x. until end of term. - £35,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. N/C.3114)  

L/U CONTEMPORARY STYLE, QUALITY GIFT SHOP, ENVIABLE HIGH ST POSN, HISTORIC CATHEDRAL CITY CENTRE, WINCHESTER, HANTS. Compact, attractively fitted, air-conditioned shop. Family run. Same hands 17 yrs. Health reasons force sale. Recorded T/O £150,000 (ex VAT). GP £68,000 (45%) for y/e April 2004 – COULD BE DOUBLED!  As recent annual T/O peaked at £276,000 (ex VAT). GP 49%. Open short hrs – 6 days. Council lease until 2012 @ £10,750 p.a.x. - £99,500 + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3094)

VILLAGE NEWSAGENTS & CONVENIENCE FOOD STORE WITH OFF-LIC. & NAT. LOTT, AMIDST DESIRABLE RESI. AREA, NR. HORNDEAN, HANTS. Prom. detached corner prop. Air conditioned showpiece shop with Epos tills & ATM, etc. Approx. 1,000 sq.ft. with space to extend. Current T/O £12,000 p.w. incl. WNB £2,650. GP 24% plus Nat. Lott sales £2,000. Spacious 3 or 4 dble bed family accom. Gas C.H. Lge gdn. Car port. - £479,000 + S.A.V. F’HOLD, OR, with a new 15 year FRI lease @ £25,000 p.a.x. - £160,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. N/G.3063)  

* TO LET * COMMERCIAL CATERING KITCHEN PREMISES, CONVENIENT FOR A27/M27, EASTERN OUTSKIRTS SOUTHAMPTON, HANTS. Ideal base for outside catering. Fully tiled unit (approx. 500 sq.ft) with extraction and lge walk-in chiller and freezer. New 5 yr FRI lease avail @ £6,000 p.a.x. – MODEST PREMIUM SOUGHT (Ref. C.3119)  

L/U DAY TIME COFFEE SHOP, PROMINENT POSN AMIDST MULTIPLE SHOPPING THORO’FARE, CITY CENTRE, SOUTHAMPTON. Superbly fitted. 64 covers. Catering kitchen, Easily manageable menu. Current T/O £4,000 p.w. GP 70%. Recorded gross T/O £194,000 y/e Jan ’03. 6 day trade. SCOPE. Lease until Sept 2012 @ £22,500 p.a. - £85,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.2985)  

FISH & CHIPS TAKE AWAY, AMIDST RESI PDE, SERVING THICKLY POPULATED NEIGHB’HOOD, CONVENIENT FOR A32, BETWEEN FAREHAM & GOSPORT. Smartly fitted with 3-pan range. T/O £2,000/£2,500 p.w. GP 63%. SCOPE. Only open 5 days & closed 8.30/9.00 pm. S/C, 3 bed maisonette above currently let on AST @ £450 p.c.m. (avail with vacant posn) – £295,000 ONO + S.A.V. FREEHOLD (Ref. C.3077)  

FREEHOLD L/U COUNTER NEWSAGENTS WITH NAT. LOTT, AMIDST MAIN RD PDE OF SHOPS, CONVENIENT FOR M27/A27, RESI. SUBURB, NORTHERN OUTSKIRTS PORTSMOUTH. Situated opposite a Bowling Green with Station & 6th Form College nearby. Approx. 420 sq.ft. retail. Retirement sale – same hands 15 yrs. T/O £3,000 p.w. incl WNB £550 + £1,400 Nat. Lott sales. Overall GP 20%. Accts avail. SCOPE. - £89,950 + S.A.V. (Ref. N.3085)  

RETAIL BAKERS, COFFEE SHOP & SANDWICH BAR, AMIDST MULTIPLE THORO’FARE, IN POPULAR TOWN, BETWEEN CHRISTCHURCH & LYMINGTON, HANTS. Well fitted with separate sandwich bar and coffee shop – seats 12. Slightly seasonal. Ave. T/O £2,000 p.w. Recorded T/O £90,955 (ex VAT). GP 55.18%. Open 8 am/4 pm – 6 days. S/C 1 dble bed, etc. flat (until recently let on AST @ £425 p.c.m.). Gge & parking. 15 yr lease from Oct. ’97 @ £12,750 p.a.x. - £56,500 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3060)  

LOCK-UP FISH & CHIPS TAKE AWAY WITH RESTAURANT, PROM. POSN AMIDST MAIN RD PDE, ON FRINGES OF MULTIPLE CITY CENTRE, SOUTHAMPTON. Eye-catching concern. Superbly fitted with Hewigo range. Seats 28. T/O £2,500 p.w. GP 60%+. Plenty of scope as the business closes at 7/8 pm and is not open on Sun. Council lease for 15 years from Oct ’01 @ £7,000 p.a.x. - £69,500 + S.A.V. & legal costs (Ref. C.3076)  

GENTLEMANS MORNING & DINNER SUIT HIRE SPECIALISTS, CONVENIENT FOR CITY CENTRE & STATION, HAMPSHIRE. Estab. 33 yrs - always run under management. Open congenial hrs – 6 days. Recorded T/O £55,003 (ex VAT) y/e 31 Jan ’04. GP £49,263. Adj. net profit £32,323 before wages. Plenty of scope. 10 yr lease from Feb 2003 @ £9,569 pa. Ideal for working owner. - £15,000 + £20,000 stock. (Ref. M.3073)  

L/U HAIRDRESSING SALON, SOUGHT AFTER 1st FLR PREMISES, AMIDST MULTIPLE SHOPPING PRECINCT, WATERLOOVILLE, HANTS. Compact, well fitted Salon. Retirement sale – same hands 15 yrs. Current T/O £1,100 p.w. (75% ladies). Recorded T/O £48,473 (ex VAT). Net profit £19,118. Scope for working owner who is a stylist. Congenial hrs. 18 yr lease from Aug. 2002 @ only £3,600 p.a.x. - £20,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. L/H.2982)  

SOUGHT AFTER RESTAURANT & BAR (FULL ON-LIC), AMIDST SEMI-RURAL SURROUNDINGS ON FRINGES OF NEW FOREST HERITAGE AREA, BETWEEN SOUTHAMPTON & SALISBURY. Suitable for many styles of cuisine. Character prop fronting a busy ‘A’ road. Tastefully furnished 50 cover Restaurant with adj. Bar – seats 16 & trade patio. Lge catering kitchen. Recorded gross T/O approx. £200,000 p.a. GP 65%. Desirable 3 dble bed owners accom. Gdn. New 15 yr FRI lease commencing at £25,000 p.a.x. A RARE OPPORTUNITY. - £75,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. F/C.3087)  

L/U FREEHOLD PRINTERS & STATIONERS, PROM. MAIN RD PDE, RESI. SUBURB, NORTH OF PORTSMOUTH. Estab. in 1992. Run by H&W team. Superbly fitted with wealth of equipment. 425 sq.ft. shop with office & 2 rear workshops. T/O approx. £75,000 p.a. (ex VAT). GP 60%+. Accts avail. SCOPE. Open 9 am/5 pm – 5½ days. A RARE OPPORTUNITY. - £150,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. M.3059)

L/U NEWS & CONVENIENCE FOOD STORE WITH OFF-LIC. & LOTTERY, PROM. CORNER SITE, AMIDST THICKLY POPULATED NEIGHB’HOOD, BITTERNE, SOUTHAMPTON. L-shaped shop approx. 1,100 sq.ft. retail. Well fitted with Epos. Retirement sale – same hands 12 yrs. T/O £8,000/£8,500 p.w. PLUS £1,800 Nat. Lott. sales. WNB £750 (2 news rounds). Overall GP 18%+. Council lease for 10 yrs from Aug 2004 @ £8,750 p.a.x. – O.I.R.O. £50,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. N/G.3018)

L/U COFFEE SHOP & PATISSERIE (A3), PRIME POSN OPPOSITE LGE DEPARTMENT STORE WITH SHOPPERS CAR PARK AT REAR, POPULAR COASTAL RESORT, EAST HAMPSHIRE. Prominently situated with long frontage. Estab 50 yrs. Air-conditioned Coffee Shop seats 85+ with adj. retail area and fully equipped Bake House (3-phase). Current T/O £5,000 p.w. (could be doubled). GP 70%. Open congenial hrs. PLENTY OF SCOPE. 28 yr lease from Oct ’89 @ £30,000 p.a.x. - £75,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. C.3074)  

L/U COUNTER NEWS & CONVENIENCE STORE WITH OFF-LIC., NAT. LOT & SUB-P.O. (SAL. £5,200 P.A.), PROM POSN IN CENTRE OF COVETED MEON VALLEY VILLAGE, HAMPSHIRE. Character Grade II Listed Bldg. Showpiece shop. Recently re-fitted, air conditioned retail area – approx. 900 sq.ft. with 2 Epos tills. Current T/O £8,000 p.w. incl. CNB £500. GP 32% + Nat. Lot. Sales £500 p.w. Scope to extend hrs and intro. deliveries. 20 yr lease from Feb. 2002 @ £9,620 p.a.x. – O.I.R.O £95,000 + S.A.V. (Ref. G.2924)