Property Details




Offers in the region of £550,000

3 beds | luxury kitchen | 0.75 of an acre | 59 cats | t/o £80k

A delightful period cottage dating back to 1728 having been skilfully and sympathetically modernised retaining a wealth of original features but offering the best of a well appointed modern home and presented in immaculate order throughout.  The property is not overlooked and enjoys a high degree of privacy nestled in a plot of approx 0.75 of an acre (stms).


The cattery is situated within a village setting to the north of Bury with  a good array of individual shops and services including, doctor, dentist, optician and Co-Op Supermarket, school, pubs and a restaurant.  For the main supermarkets and larger shops the town is about 2.5 miles away and the city of Manchester is about 10 miles distant.  There is an excellent tram service from the town  to Manchester running at regular interval thought the day.   The nearby village of  boasts some excellent pubs and restaurants with some high end individual shops.   The motorway network is easily accessible. 

The boarding cattery business is well established and has been run to an exceptionally high standard by the current owners for the past few years.  The business is currently licensed for 59 cats with a turnover in excess of £80,000 and rising.  This turnover is generated over 49 weeks as the cattery is closed annually for three weeks.   Trade is drawn from a wide catchment area, the bulk of which is local custom and most of the business comes from word of mouth.  This is a retirement sale however there is much scope to expand/improve the business in younger hands.  Computerised booking system and media friendly with  Facebook account (700 followers).