- 08 December 2011
The garden centre has now ceased operation due to retirement of the owner from that business but could be restarted with little difficulty. The asking price has therefore been reduced to €195,000
This is a great opportunity for a new start whether or not you already work or are involved in the horticulture sector. Due to the current owner retiring this new opportunity has arisen:
- Established business with great reputation.
- In close proximity to major population concentrations
- Good existing turnover and customer base.
- Opportunity to expand and develop the business further.
- Training and supports offered
Granagh Nurseries is offered for sale due to the retirement of the current owner and offers an opportunity to progress and further develop a business which is already firmly established and recognised as a reputable horticultural centre of excellence.
Granagh Nurseries is a thriving retail Garden Centre located in south Co Limerick 5 kms west of the Limerick/Cork N20 on the R518/520 toward Newcastle West. Its location although rural is, in fact, in the “middle of everywhere”!
The proximity of substantial urban centres are:
- Limerick City and its southern environments > 25kms
- Newcastewest, Adare, Rathkeale, Askeaton, Bruff, Kilfinane > 20kms
- Charleville, Kilmallock, Croom, Ballingarry, Bruree > 15kms
These centres are interspersed with well populated rural areas with a varied mix of farming, retired people, and professionals.
Granagh Nurseries was founded in 1989 and has since established itself as a centre of excellence in the retail horticultural sector and has achieved 3 star recognition in the Bord Bia Garden Centre Awards Scheme. Recognised as a top quality plant centre, it is complimented with a wide variety of trees, shrubs, heathers, herbaceous, climbers, conifers, fruit trees and bushes, grasses, seasonal plants, etc.
Granagh Nurseries has estabished its position as the “place to go” for top quality, range and varieties of garden roses. It's also recognised for its extensive Water Gardening. The centre also provides an extensive range of ancillaries and accessories in its Garden Shop together with bulk bark mulch, decorative stone , timber products, pots, planters, ornaments etc.
An annual open day in the form of a “Rose Day” in the month of June, has been a huge success, providing an opportunity to say “thank you” to our customers, with live music, free refreshments and a garden celebrity in attendance for the day.
The dedicated emphasis to the attention of customers comfort, relaxation, and personal recognition, their needs for professional expert help/advice, or just be left to browse, is an essential element of the service provided. Complimentary tea and coffee and pops for the next generation provide additional relaxing elements.
- A poly structure Garden shop circa 45’ x 24’
- Shade tunnel circa 40' x 15’
- Polytunnel (a) 42' x 14’, (b) 36' x 14’
- Block build 60’ x 20’ comprising storage
- Tea room and toilets
- 20’ x 20’ block build storage shed with roller door
- Extensive raised beds and benches
The centre has own deep well water supply feeding a fully integrated irrigation system. It is also serviced with two phone lines with credit card base. It's on a freehold 3 acre site having a dedicated gated entrance driveway with ample car parking and a separate loading and delivery area.
Also included is a 2000sqft Iberian style triple arched secluded bungalow with own entrance access and extensive well maintained gardens, comprising entrance hallway, 3 Beds (master en suite), fully tiled bathroom, large lounge, fully fitted kitchen, day room with solid fuel burner, 2 sun rooms, utility room and office (attached) with separate entrance.
The dwelling is serviced with O.F.C.H. has recently been upgaded with cavity and roof insulation attaining a BER rating of D1. It has own deep well water supply and has 3 phone/fax linesThe gardens have split level patio to the rear with water garden. The front access has liscannor access plinth and pathways. The well maintained lawns are complemented with extensive and tasteful planting having many unusual specimens with a secluded water garden.
A great business opportunity and home at a very reasonable cost of:
If you are interested please contact:
087 4185511 or email firstname.lastname@example.org