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The Courtyard, Looe, Cornwall SOLD

The Courtyard, Looe, Cornwall SOLD - 11th August 2015

Well presented licensed cafe and bistro
With excellent levels of trade and profit
Set in a sought after Cornish coastal town

Must be viewed!

Trading as a well established and well regarded licensed cafe and bistro, The Courtyard in Looe, Cornwall, boasts excellent levels of business and trade is purposely restricted to only 8 ½ months a year. A rare opportunity has now arisen to purchase this high quality and profitable catering business as it is for sale through licensed and catering property specialists Stonesmith of Exeter.

The Courtyard has excellent levels of trade and is in a lucrative trading position off the main thoroughfare in the centre of Looe. The cafe/bistro has a popular menu including breakfast, light bites, lunch, locally made burgers, sandwiches, wraps, salads, soups and afternoon cream teas. Raw ingredients are sourced locally and fresh fish locally caught and bought in daily. Attention to detail ensures a regular repeat trade, which is seasonally boosted during the holiday season.

Scope exists to enhance the level of trading by developing a web site, increasing advertising and marketing, along with longer opening hours, particularly in the evening during the busy summer months and throughout the year. The business also lends itself to new owners creating a style of cuisine to suit and would especially appeal to those who have a catering background.

The property is situated in the heart of East Looe, on the South Cornwall coast, which is considered one of the country’s most picturesque coastal towns. It is also one of the most photographed harbour sides in the Westcountry and boasts an active fishing fleet which still operates from the harbour.

Presented to an extremely high standard throughout, The Courtyard offers new owners the opportunity to move in without major expense. The cafe/bistro provides a main trading area with seating for 36 + with customer welfare facilities and a fully equipped catering kitchen and various ancillary areas.

The real feature of the property is the attractive courtyard which provides seating for 24+ customers within an attractive patio style garden setting and access from Fore Street to the front and The Quay at the rear.

This is a unique opportunity for new owners to purchase a well established and well regarded business in an exceptional trading position with genuine potential to increase the trade further.

The Courtyard is for sale as a leasehold business with a guide price of £54,950. Full details can be downloaded from the Stonesmith website www.stonesmith.co.uk and viewings arranged by calling 01392 201262.

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Stonesmith were a breath of fresh air after our previous agents. You introduced a purchaser quickly and a deal was concluded rapidly.

Paul Clarke - Previous owner of Normandy House Hotel, Ottery St Mary