If you're searching for a unique and profitable business venture in a growing city, this is the one! But hurry, this is so special it won't hang around.
Situated halfway between Sydney and Brisbane, Tamworth is known as the Country Music Capital of Australia - but it's actually a lot more besides. The region is in a strong economic position with a Gross Regional Product estimated at $2.71 billion, showing growth over the last 10 years.
The population is also growing and significant capital investment is taking place as a result, making this vibrant city a sound economic choice, as well as a stunning lifestyle location to call home.
This business is a very rare find indeed, combining location and historical charm with proven profits and an established clientele.
Just one block from the CBD, with plenty of off-street parking, the Old Bell Tower is a multi-award-winning business. Established in 2010, it comprises a popular cafe plus a diverse retail business selling antique furniture, fashion, jewellery, gifts and homewares.
The fact that the business is housed in 2 heritage-listed church buildings only adds to the charm, attracting a wide range of customers from Tamworth and beyond, as well as the thousands of tourists who visit the town.
Built in 1863 and 1908, the former St Andrew's Presbyterian Church features stunning architecture, as well as lovely gardens - just perfect for alfresco dining.
The cafe opens 7 days a week, serving breakfast, morning and afternoon teas and lunch, and is well known for its great food, Campos Coffee and T2 Teas.
At a glance:
• Main building features a working bell tower, stained glass windows and 7m timber ceilings
• The smaller Vestry is perfect for private parties with its cosy fire, leadlight windows and original raked ceilings
• Annual gross turnover is $1.43 million with operational stock of about $200,000.
This stunning investment includes the property, extensive parking, private gardens front and rear, plus all equipment and POS. With excellent staff and systems in place, this very successful business could be easily run by a manager while you enjoy the good life.