Molly’s Ice Cream & Jake’s Mini Golf
Offered at: $695,000
Address: 1548 North Center Avenue, Somerset, PA 15501
Businesses: Ice Cream Shop and Mini Golf Course
Lot Size: Total: 1.053 Acres or 45,869 Square Feet Jake’s Putt Putt: 0.519 acres Molly’s Ice Cream: 0.534 acres
Useable Area: Entire site is usable
Parking: Approximately 30 Spaces, plus overflow parking on adjacent property.
Access: Molly’s parcel has an entrance lane off the highway. Traffic at this intersection is controlled by a stoplight.
Visibility: Good visibility and exposure.
Real Estate: Over 300 feet of frontage along heavily traveled North Center Avenue (SR-601). Adjacent to prominent strip mall and major grocery store chain. All public utilities included. Topography is level and terraced. Great site visibility and exposure.
Molly’s Ice Cream: Mobile structure houses homemade ice cream equipment and service area, asphalt paved parking, fencing and stone walls along the parameter, and outdoor seating covered with attractive umbrella fixtures, solid steel benches & tables.
Jake’s Putt Putt: A 20x20 building with offices, service area, gazebo rising above viewing the entire course with outdoor seating and fencing and stone walls along the parameter. Miniature golf course features an eye-catching cascading rock wall with flowing waterfall, leading down to the pristine, well-maintained course.
Both parcels have elevated and illuminated signs.
Equipment: Stoelting Food Service Equipment
Molly's Ice Cream & Jake's Mini Golf
This is an outstanding opportunity to own an established, profitable business with a strong, loyal customer base, excellent brand reputation, and limited competition.
About the Property
Summers in Somerset, PA are like none other. As the gateway to the Laurel Highlands, Somerset's location makes it a popular destination for bikers, hikers, and outdoors enthusiasts of every type. In addition to five state parks, the Somerset area is home to Flight 93 National Memorial, several trail towns of the Great Allegheny Passage Biking/Hiking Trail and two all-season resorts—Seven Springs and Hidden Valley. Each year, millions of visitors enter this region via the Somerset exit of the Pennsylvania Turnpike.
At the heart of Somerset is Molly’s Ice Cream and Jake’s Mini-Golf. Since 2011, they have made memories for thousands every year. Locals and out-of-towners alike crave the farm fresh, artisan ice cream products all winter long! Of course, no summer is complete without a trip to Jake’s; this 18 hole mini-golf course is a fun, immaculate and sometimes challenging course.
The secret is that Molly and Jake are not selling ice cream and miniature golf, they are selling memories; the memories made by families smiling and laughing their way through 18 holes finished with the joy of experiencing Molly’s ice cream. There is an emotional attachment between the town and Molly and Jake’s.
Located at 1548 North Center Avenue, we are pleased to present for sale this profitable business and invite you to learn more about this turnkey business and loyal multi-generational clientele. Sale includes real estate, equipment and recipes. Seller has a written procedural manual for employees. Business is a seasonal operation that is generally open from beginning of May to October. Molly’s ice cream also features a drive thru window and an outdoor seating area.
The real estate features a slightly over 1 acre commercial lot with 300 feet of frontage along heavily traveled N. Center Avenue (SR 601). It is adjacent to prominent strip mall and a major grocery store chain; all public utilities included and the topography is level and terraced offering great site visibility and exposure. The parking lot was paved in 2019 with 30 spaces plus overflow parking on adjacent property. This lot also features some flexibility as Molly’s Ice Cream is transportable and can be combined with Jake’s Mini Golf operations allowing for that parcel to become another business venture or real estate opportunity.
This is an outstanding opportunity to own an established, profitable business with a strong, loyal customer base, excellent brand reputation, and limited competition. The owners have had a wonderful, profitable 9 years, however; as they have recently had their first child, their focus and priorities are moving to their family and other ventures. The owners’ are accepting meetings from interested parties. Make Molly’s Ice Cream and Jake’s Mini Golf yours today!
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