Halstead Convenience Store in Halstead, Essex, has recently been converted from a well established newsagency into a fully fledged c-store with the addition of grocery and off licence sales. The shop itself has been extensively refurbished to allow for the conversion. However opening hours have not been extended. Ground floor trading area is 1,800 sq ft and there is further sales space of some 1,060 sq ft on other levels. There is also an office and staff facilities. Weekly sales are running at an average of £10,000 while the lottery brings in approximately £7,000 on top. Dowling Kerr is inviting offers of £150,000 for the lease which runs for 20 years from May, has a current rent of £26,000 a year and is subject to four yearly reviews. {{PROPERTY }}