Decades-old coffee house and tea garden near Sidmouth seafront goes on the market

A coffee house and tea garden close to Sidmouth seafront has gone on the market for £39,950 leasehold.

Selleys Coffee Shop, in Libra Court, Fore Street, was set up 30 years ago and has been run by the present owners for the last seven years.

The business, being marketed by Stonesmith estate agents, is a licensed café, coffee house and tea garden, currently trading on a daytime-only basis and open six days a week.

The premises includes a coffee shop and tea room area, with seating for 14 customers, a customer servery, kitchen, separate wash up room and a customer cloakroom.

There is an enclosed courtyard seating area with al fresco seating for 32 customers, plus an electrically-operated canopy and heat lamps, for outside use all year round.

The premises forms part of a courtyard development of retail units.


The interior of the coffee shop and tea rooms

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The outside seating area


A spokesperson for Stonesmiths said: “The business offers potential for incoming operators to purchase an attractive, easy to run and sought-after catering business with an excellent reputation with both locals and visitors alike.”

They added: “With solid levels of trade and profits, there is genuine potential to increase all aspects of the trade still further.”

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