An amazing opportunity to follow your dreams and run your own business on Rydes busy Esplanade. With an outside area, this fabulous unit currently has a relaxed, vintage vibe and the opportunity to also buy internal furniture if desired!
This gorgeous, bijoux property is located right on the busy, bustling Esplanade of Ryde. With the Bus station and mainland transport links of the fast Cat and hovercraft all close by, this superb unit is very well positioned indeed. The current owners have upgraded the property and made many improvements including electrical work, plumbing, kitchen upgrades, including new hot water heater and extractor fan as well as creating a wonderful relaxed vintage interior with high quality products for sale over the delightful oak and glass vintage Haberdashery counter.
With a population of 25,000, Ryde is the most densely populated town on the Island and this number is considerably boosted by the Summer tourist trade arriving in Ryde, often called the gateway to the Island, to enjoy its many attractions including the miles of sandy beaches. There are also many festivals and events that draw a considerable number of extra visitors including the Isle of Wight Festival, Bestival and popular Beer and Buses event.
With a vibrant blue frontage and gold lettering above, 20, Esplanade enjoys outside space to the front. With a striking deep front window including three pendant lights for effect and original oak and glass casing to the back, the premises include the main area with another area to the rear, currently used as a kitchen, and a side door from the unit that leads to a communal hallway and on to a cloakroom W/C for customers use only and a further storage space. The fabulous mix of eclectic internal furniture as well as kitchen items can also be purchased by separate negotiation.
Caf / Delicatessen: - 5.18m x 3.56m (17' x 11'08) - A brightly painted glazed door opens directly into the delightful unit space which definitely has the desired wow factor to impress customers. Cleverly combining a homely vintage vibe with fabulous products and contemporary chic, 20, Esplanade has a plywood panelled ceiling, brightly painted picture rail with dark grey painted walls and complimenting wallpaper with a flying ducks theme. With a dark grey chimney breast providing useful shelving for books, this wonderful space has an eclectic mix of vintage furniture, tables and chairs, and benefits from rewiring, plastering and decoration and has been specifically created with a nostalgic front room very much in mind! With a cream ceramic tiled floor that also runs through to the kitchen, a door to the side provides access to a customers cloakroom/toilet.
Moving through to the kitchen area is an archway with counter to the side, currently housing the gleaming cappuccino machine. There is also a useful cupboard located opposite which has lighting and electricity with a shelf above and hooks behind the door.
Kitchen - 3.38m x 2.77m (11'01 x 9'01) - With a plywood panelled ceiling, the kitchen has two strip lights and a window to the rear with two new stainless-steel commercial sinks with draining areas, both with hot and cold taps. Benefitting from a new hot water heater and extractor fan in the kitchen, there is also a further stainless-steel sink, specifically installed for hand use only. There is an original painted cast iron fireplace with decorative mantle and two original cupboards to the right of it with shelving and a further cupboard to the left with open space beneath. With the advantage of having been recently rewired, there are plenty of electrical points for kitchen appliances here.
Courtyard - A lockable door from the kitchen leads to a shared hallway with flagstone flooring and an exterior glazed door with step, that reveals an outside courtyard area. There is a further deep storage area included with the property, formerly used for coal storage and an outside cloakroom for customers use.
Cloakroom - With white W/C and hand basin, this useful cloakroom has decorative tiles and a light.
This unit has a unique style and its wonderful position represents a fantastic opportunity to run your own business and turn a dream into a reality! An early viewing is highly recommended with the sole agents Susan Payne Property.
The information provided about this property does not constitute or form part of an offer or contract, nor may it be regarded as representations. All interested parties must verify accuracy and your solicitor must verify tenure/lease information, fixtures and fittings and, where the property has been extended/converted, planning/building regulation consents. All dimensions are approximate and quoted for guidance only and their accuracy cannot be confirmed. Reference to appliances and/or services does not imply that they are necessarily in working order or fit for the purpose. Susan Payne Property Ltd. Company no.10753879.
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