Food & Beverage/Lodging Investment
Vaux Vert is located within the heart of St Aubin, at the junction of Charing Cross, La Rue du Croquet and Le Boulevard. Immediately opposite is the recently opened “Enoteca” café and adjacent are the popular Noya Shapla and Artemis restaurants. Otherwise, within a 1-minute walk is Chi-Chi Boutique, St Brelade Parish Hall, Costa Coffee, The Boat House restaurant and a host of other retail and food and beverage businesses.
The Property provides the following accommodation:
Ground Floor Restaurant & Kitchen – 768 sq.ft / 71.36 sqm
1st Floor – Room 1 – large bedsit
– Restaurant Store
– Shower Room
– Large House-Kitchen
2nd Floor – Room 2 – double room
– Room 3 – double room
– Room 4 – single room
3rd Floor – Room 5 – 1-bed flat
The ground floor restaurant and 1st floor store are subject to a lease between Vaux Vert Holdings Ltd (as Landlord); Vaux Vert Restaurant Ltd (as Tenant) and; Sorin Marin (as Guarantor). The lease is for a period of 6-years from 01/04/21. Rent passing is £36,000 p/a subject to un-capped JRPI based rent reviews on 01/04/24, 01/04/25 and 01/04/26.
The residential lodging units, rooms 2, 3 & 4 are currently occupied by “Registered” persons paying monthly rents of £581.00; £523 and; £358.00 respectively. Rooms 1 and 5 are currently occupied by “Entitled” persons on annual rental agreements subject to monthly rents of £853.00 and £935.00 respectively. It is suggested that these rental rates are somewhat reversionary.
The total current passing rent is therefore £75,000 p/a.
The freehold of Vaux Vert sits within Vaux Vert Holdings Ltd which itself benefits from the various requisite licenses facilitating the operation of the Property as a restaurant and residential accommodation. It is therefore suggested that potential purchasers will be most interested in acquiring Vaux Vert Holdings Ltd although if so desired, the freehold of the company may be offered for sale in isolation.
Subject to the lease and license agreements detailed herein, Vaux Vert Holdings Ltd / the freehold of Vaux Vert is offered for sale at £885,000 exclusive of GST as applicable. A sale at this level would reflect a Gross Initial Yield on the Gross Income of 8.47%. Yield increases are anticipated on 01/04/24, 01/04/25 & 01/04/26 on application of JRPI based rent reviews to the ground floor restaurant lease and further yield increases may be achievable subject to increasing rents on the residential units.
Each party to bear their own legal costs and any other cost incurred in the letting of this property, whether or not a transaction completes.
By contacting Lucy Schooling MRICS at Quérée PropertyConsultants Ltd on 630660 (T) or 07797 913049 (M).