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A stunning detached family house in this sought after rural village

A stunning detached family house in this sought after rural village, of traditional brick construction with colour washed and rendered elevations under a clay tiled roof set in secluded grounds of approximately  3.5 acres, subject to measured survey.   The property offers spacious, well appointed accommodation and is presented in immaculate order throughout. Post and rail paddocks with two timber stables.

The business is located in North Essex and within easy access of of rapidly expanding Colchester.  

THE BOARDING CATTERY was established in 1975 and has seen constant investment in the facilities over the years.  The current owners are only the second owners so this is the second time on the market in 44 years.  It is run  to an extremely high standard and the owners have continued to invest and modernise throughout that time.  The business trades as a limited company and is currently licensed for 110 cats with trade drawn from a wide and wealthy catchment area There is a substantial client bank with bookings running well in advance.  Running alongside the main boarding cattery is a further specialised highly profitable pet food related business established in 1995*.  The 2 businesses together provide a good solid all year round income - the combined turnover of the two businesses is in excess of £400,000 with an amazing EBITDA of around £150,000.   There is a computerised booking system (PetAdmin) and the business is GDPR and MTD compliant.  The business is currently well managed by experienced and qualified staff allowing the current owners to have a purely supervisory role.