80 Dog Kennels + 30 Cattery Pens
Highly Profitable Family Owned Business
Beautiful Home Included in the Sale
Rockhampton Boarding Kennels & Cattery has been a family owned and operated business for over 40 years with many repeat clients. It is located approximately 10 minutes north of Rockhampton, the fourth largest regional city in Queensland with a population of over 80,000 people.
The boarding kennels has 80 large spacious Dog Kennels housing both large, medium and small dogs. There are three bigger blocks for large dogs, opening into several spacious fully fenced exercise yards with three covered blocks fully protected for both small and medium sized dogs also with their own large fully fenced exercise yards and all protected from the sun by large shady trees.
The recently renovated Cattery is of a large open plan with 30 spacious walk-in individual pens fully protected from the weather with ample room for expansion. The Cattery is nestled right next to the beautiful home where our customers’ feline family members can feel at home interacting with our daily activities to reduce the stress of being in an unfamiliar environment and enjoy their time there surrounded by lovely gardens and protected by large shady trees.
The business has an office ideally located neighbouring the car park area and there is also an office inside the house for ease of operation with after-hours bookings and bookwork.
The Rockhampton Boarding Kennels & Cattery is a reliable family business with a strong clientele base with a large proportion of repeat and referred customers over its 40 years of operation. There is a current set of financials supported by the business’s extremely professional and reliable accountancy firm. A copy of financials are available on inspection and on signing of confidentiality documentation. The business will be sold as a Going Concern.
The property is situated on five fertile acres of land and is serviced by high pressure town water with an exceptional quality water bore fully cased but currently not connected. The Rockhampton Boarding Kennel and Cattery is located approximately 2.5km off the Bruce Highway and only 10 minutes from a major shopping centre and all the comforts of town facilities and amenities.
The homestead boasts spacious, air-conditioned open plan living and dining areas opening through French doors onto the breezy wrap-around verandahs where you can sit and enjoy the glorious countryside views. The well-appointed kitchen is serviced by a dishwasher, double oven with large cooktop and with plenty of cupboards and bench space including a pantry and glass-front feature cupboards.
There are three large bedrooms with built-in wardrobes and ceiling fans. The master bedroom is serviced by split system air conditioning. The bathroom incorporates a shower, bathtub and timber vanity unit and there is a separate toilet. The utility room includes a laundry tub and large double door cupboard for linen storage.
The property has a 25 panel Grid-Connect Solar Power system saving valuable dollars on electricity bills. Adjacent to the home is a single lock-up garage with storage areas and a three-bay shed with an additional single bay lean-to attached. The shed has lights and power and three extra high roller doors to allow access for larger vehicles and boats. There is also additional parking space for customers adjacent to the kennels.
The Rockhampton Boarding Kennels and Cattery and homestead boasts established gardens and a small juvenile orchard with lovely inviting gardens throughout the front of the premises and the property is fully umbrellaed with large shady trees especially around the Kennel areas providing welcoming shade for our four legged guests. The property is only 10 minutes from major a shopping centre and all facilities and a leisurely 20 minute drive from to heart of Rockhampton, which boasts the title of not only the Beef Capital of Australia, but also the hub of Barramundi and recreational fishing on the famous Fitzroy River.
A school bus service is available serving the growing community at the small nearby township of The Caves only five minutes away and the property is a short 25-minute drive to the Airport. A bus service is also available from the highway for transport to the Rockhampton Primary and High Schools.
The Rockhampton Boarding Kennels and Cattery and included residence is a pleasant drive to the lovely coast lines and beaches in the vicinity catering for all relaxing family activities and to the wonderful corridors of the Great Barrier Reef with the fishing and cruises to and from our exotic islands and the abundance of incredible activities on offer throughout the region. From reef to rural, the area is a hive of activity with so much on offer, from the booming cattle, tourist and coal industries to the almost perfect year-round Central Queensland climate envied around the world.
If a lifestyle change is what you are looking for, Rockhampton Boarding Kennels and Cattery is an exciting opportunity to own an amazing work-from-home family business with plenty of room to expand. With our beautiful tranquil country environment perfect to raise a family and make new friends in a peaceful and stress-free rural setting with all the luxuries of city life so close at hand, then the Rockhampton Boarding Kennels & Cattery is certainly worth your consideration. Call today to arrange an inspection.
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