Spar Shop for sale in Whipton

Exeter, Devon

£79,500Leasehold + SAV
Whipton Spar54 Whipton Village RoadWhipton SparExeterDevonEX4 8ANView Map

A fantastic located lockup convenience store which is situated in a densely part of Exeter, Devon. Operated as a newsagents and convenience store in a village location. The store offers an excellent selection of alcohol, newspapers, magazines, confectionery, pet food, fresh foods, frozen foods and household products. The store also offers the National Lottery, hot food such as pies and pasties, an ATM machine, slushes and hot drinks. Also, it has established as a sought-after pick/drop off location for Hermes. The business has a its own parking to the front and free convenient parking opposite Freehold option available by separate negotiation.


A small city that packs a big punch, Exeter is one of the most vibrant, attractive and historically interesting cities in England. When it comes to culture Exeter is renowned in the south west for its independent arts scene. It is also firmly on the map as a destination for top sporting events and music.  The business is in a densely populated area of Exeter with easy access out on to main arterial road links and excellent public transport. The city has an expanding international airport together with a mainline train station connecting Paddington, London and the M5 motorway linking all part of the UK.


The business is successfully owner operated with part time assistance and offers 8 paper rounds, full liquor licence, Hermes drop & pick, hot drinks, vapor display and a wide selection of foods and services. However, there is a tremendous amount of expansion available by simply adding lottery, health lottery, pay-zone to name but a few which would greatly add to the already impressive turn-over. Actual trading accounts will be made available following a successful formal viewing.


Entrance through a part glazed door in to:


9.81m x 6.70m

A large open planned area which has been professionally shop fitted and comprises of the following: coolers, automatic hot drinks dispenser, ATM machine, Service counter with twin till counters, epos till, cigarette gantry, hot food cabinet, lottery terminal, shelving, racking, slush machine, gondola shelving and much more. The shop benefits from non-slip quarry tiles and with a suspended ceiling throughout the store.


3.56m x 1.95m, 2.31m x 1.10m (L-shaped)

This area is accessed to the rear of the retail area.


3.33m x 2.07m

With a table and chair together with filing cabinets.


With a low-level WC and wash hand basin.


To the front of the shop is parking for 2 vehicles.


Monday – Sunday: 6am – 8pm


Owner operated with a part time staff.


A 12-year lease from 2017 but the landlord has already indicated that a new negotiable length lease will be offered. Also, the freehold option is available by separate negotiation. Passing rental of £9,000 per annum exclusive.


The Ingoing tenant to pay landlord’s Reasonable incurred lease assignment / set- up fees


Trade fixtures, fittings, equipment, land and buildings except for vendor’s private inventory will be included in this freehold sale. Full inventory will be provided prior to exchange of contracts


Mains electricity, water and drainage are all connected, however, no testing of these services have been undertaken by the agents, Ware Commercial


Please make your own enquiries on the local Valuation Website (VOA) at Valuation Office Agency


All viewings and enquiries to be made through the agents Ware Commercial

Tel: 01803 328880

Email: [email protected]


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