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Beautifully Presented Cafe Mid Sussex Village In Ditchling For Sale

Ditchling, West Sussex, UK
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The café is located in a picturesque village in East Sussex. The Village is located within the South Downs National park and is located 7 miles from Brighton to the South and 9 miles to Haywards Heath in the North. The café has become an integral part of the local community and is well supported by residents. The café has also received exceptional reviews on Facebook, Google Reviews and Trip Advisor. The café serves a wide range of coffee, cakes, both savoury and sweet pastries as well as light lunches. The vendors have only now decided to sell due to their desire to focus on other business opportunities. There would be enormous scope to extend trading hours to benefit from the evening trade.

Property Information



Lease Terms:

The premises is held on a new 15 year full repairing and insuring lease at a current rental of £12,500 per annum. With rent reviews every 5 years.

Leasehold Rent:

£12,500 per annum


The café is located in a picturesque village in East Sussex. The Village is located within the South Downs National park and is located 7 miles from Brighton to the South and 9 miles to Haywards Heath in the North

Premises Details:

The café is located on a corner plot in the centre of the village and is clearly visible from every direction. The café comes to the market in excellent condition and has been well maintained. On entering the premises there is a large serve over counter to your left which includes a glass chiller cabinet used for quiches, salads and other savouries and also where the 2 group coffee machine and grinder is located. Beneath the counter is also a glass washer and fridge. Just beyond the counter is the custom-built refill station where customers can buy organic grains, pasta, cereals etc package free. There are 42 covers available inside and to the rear of the premises is a beautiful walled courtyard garden which provides covers for an additional 26. The customer toilets are located to the rear of the premises. The open plan theatre style kitchen is located to the rear of the premises and boasts a wealth of fixtures and fittings and a full inventory will be available to any bona fide purchaser. The premises benefit from a large basement which includes the staff toilet, office space, a number of fridges and freezers and a washing machine, as well as extensive dry storage. The bins are also stored in the basement. There is easy access to parking, with the village car park only a short walk away from the café.

Planning Consent:

ALCOHOL LICENCE -– The sale of retail alcohol between the hours of 8am – 11pm, Monday – Sunday.

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Business Operation

Trading hours:

Current hours of opening Tuesday – Sunday 8:30am-3pm.

2 cooks and 6 part time
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