Looking for a side business or want to jump in and make your own way with a business venture? Look no further! We have just the opportunity for you! Vanita Blundell is assisting in the marketing of an 8-lane bowling alley. This property was in working condition until it closed due to the Covid shutdown. If bowling is not your game, then this building can be renovated into anything you can imagine, such as indoor storage units, archery /gun range, flea market, dry goods store, or so much more. With 5,800 square feet, the options are almost limitless. It is conveniently located on Highway 160/183 in Coldwater, Kansas, next door to Coldwater’s iconic Dave’s Pizza Oven.
The concrete block building was built in 1981 was originally a hardware store. There are 3 bathrooms and a basement, great for storage or extra space for inventory, offices, or whatever you have in mind.
The seller is including everything in the building with the sale. There are many items that are in building like an arcade game, 2 candy machines, ice machine, repair parts for the bowling alley, and of course, the balls, pins, and shoes for bowling. With very few bowling alleys in the area, this could be an amazing adventure for the What a great opportunity to operate your own fun business in the safe and friendly community of Coldwater, Kansas, which is located in the scenic Red Hills area of Southwest Kansas.
Recreational opportunities abound with a short 2 mile drive to Coldwater Lake which is located near Coldwater, not far from the famous the Red Hills Scenic Byway. The city lake and park is situated in the rolling hills and woods of the scenic Gypsum Hills region of the state. The surrounding area offers rugged beauty and stunning vistas. Coldwater Lake is the best kept secret in Kansas and very popular with people of Southwest Kansas and Northwestern Oklahoma.
The 250-acre lake and 930-acre park provide anglers and outdoors people with lots of enjoyable activities. Annual fish stocking is handled by the Kansas Wildlife and Parks Commission. The lake is located next to a beautiful 10 hole golf course, with very low green fees.
This area of Kansas is known for its farming and ranching operations. There are jobs available in this area of the state for agriculture, oil and gas, as well as wind energy.
The city of Coldwater provides excellent public schools and a welcoming small town atmosphere. This could be your new country home in the historic Red Hills.
According to the Kansas Regional Center, some of the most important factors in choosing a place to live is lifestyle, safety and ease of finding jobs.
“You're looking for a place with a low cost of living, nationally ranked schools and picture-perfect communities. But you also want a place with world-class dining, great nightlife and wide-open spaces for outdoor adventure. It isn’t always easy to find that combination. But that’s exactly what you get in Kansas.
In Kansas, we don’t just live life. We live life to the fullest. We’re big on business and economic development, but we know how to relax and have a good time, too. We’re balancing work and play, progress and history, urban and rural to create a quality of life you can’t find anywhere else. And that’s what makes this place so special.
The cost of living in Kansas is nearly 8.7 percent below the national average, making our state among the most affordable in the nation. From food and gasoline to property taxes and car insurance, most of what you need costs less here. Housing costs are especially low, with the median value of owner-occupied homes nearly 35 percent below the national average. In fact, Kansas is ranked among the most affordable places in the country for buying a home. The bottom line is this - your dollar goes further here.”
As Native Kansans, we couldn’t agree more. Come see why the Sunflower State should be your home too.
· 65 miles to the southeast of Dodge City, Kansas
· 62 miles to the north of Woodward, Oklahoma
· 128 miles southwest of Wichita, Kansas
· 202 miles northwest of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
· 323 miles southwest of Kansas City, Kansas
· 407 miles northwest of Dallas, Texas
· 432 miles southeast of Denver, Colorado
Coldwater, Kansas – The Way Life Should Be!