Retail premises for sale


Argyll, Argyll And Bute PA29

Retail premises for sale
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Property features

  • Easily manageable
  • Retirement Sale
  • Profitable Business
  • Lifestyle Opportunity

Property description

Reference - 43188

Bruce and Co. Are pleased to offer for sale The Knap Newsagents, an established newsagent which has been under the careful ownership of our clients for over 7 years. The business has been reluctantly offered to the market due to our clients impending wish to retire. The Knap Newsagents is a profitable business, as well as having an enviable location; the business also has a good base of loyal clientele and enjoys much repeat custom. In addition to an excellent reputation, the business also benefits from its fantastic location on the main road through the harbour village of Tarbert. There is an opportunity to increase sales in this shop with the introduction of different lines and increased opening hours.

The business is situated in the village of Tarbert which is located in the Kintyre peninsula, Argyll. The picturesque village of Tarbert is a historic fishing village with shops, hotels and houses surrounding Tarbert's welcoming natural harbour. Tarbert is approximately 100 miles from Glasgow city centre and is just under 40 miles from Cambletown. Travelling by road from Glasgow to Tarbert will take you through some of the most spectacular views in Scotland passing along the banks of Loch Lomond and Loch Fyne.

Building internal
Fitted and presented to a good standard, this well maintained newsagent occupies the ground floor of a traditional terraced property. The business is well situated on the main road through the village and also benefits from its corner location and large display window. The customer service area is located to the rear of the shop floor with a cigarette display behind the service counter. The shop floor has been designed with functional shelving surrounding the outer walls to maximise display opportunities.

Owner Run with part time staff

Opening Times
Monday - Friday 6am – 6pm
Saturday 6:30am – 6pm
Sunday 7am – 5pm

The front of the property is straight to street with on street parking available in the area.

The business trades with the benefit of a
cigarette license.

Trading Figures
Trading figures will be made available after a formal viewing has taken place.

This sale offers an excellent opportunity to purchase a successful business which trades with an enviable client base and fantastic location.

Full accounts can be provided upon request at viewing.


Asking price of £74,995 is being sought for the freehold, fixtures, fittings and goodwill. Stock in trade will be additional at valuation.

Strictly by appointment through the sellers’ sole agents, Bruce & Company. Please remember when viewing that staff and locals may not be aware that the business is on the market and we would be grateful if you do not talk openly about the business while in the area.

Call to Action
All offers, couched in Scottish Legal Terms, should be submitted to the seller’s sole agents Bruce & Company.

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