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Business For Sale : Family History Shop
Location : Honiton, Devon
Relocatable Business
Leasehold | Asking Price: £18,000 ono
A UNIQUE business for sale. TRACING FAMILY HISTORIES from a High Streetshop. Established 10 years. Suitable for early retired person. Operates with one or two staff. Very low overheads. Can relocate but suits historic or tourist site. Full training course included in price and all fixtures, fittings and current ongoing projects. Services of a professional genealogist available to support as needed. Interesting and unique business plan which ensures increased budgets from clients. Public are offered:- Commissioned projects, One to One research sessions, origins of surnames, and genealogical help with their own projects. Books and other goods for sale in shop. Prominent High Street position with excellent display window - many window display items included in sale. Website included. [ See Map! ]

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[Advert Ref: BFS:165175]

Business For Sale : Double-glazing supply and install – windows, doors
Location : Plymouth, UK
Asking Price: £135,000
Double-glazing supply and install glass unit replacements – windows, doors and conservatories; wood, PVC and aluminium. The business has the following key attributes: • One of the leaders in the supply and installation of windows, doors and conservatories in the Plymouth area. • Over twenty years of successful operation. • Wood, PVC and aluminium. • Solid, longstanding customer base. • Repeat customers and strong word of mouth recommendations – low investment in marketing and advertising. • Loyal, highly skilled and experienced, directly employed fitters. • Substantial potential for range and market expansion. The business provides an acquirer with: • An ideal bolt on for a company already operating in the double glazing sector looking to expand their presence in the sector. • A potential ‘starter’ business opportunity for an organisation or an individual looking to establish t
Contact: Turner Butler

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[Advert Ref: BFS:GK265]

Business For Sale : Garage/Vehicle Sales and Self Drive Hire Business
Location : North Devon, Devon, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £ 100,000
This independent family run business trades as a Garage/Vehicle Sales and Self Drive Hire Company and was started some 35 years ago. The hire service brings in circa £150k with circa £1.55million in car sales. The business specialises in commercial vehicles and 4x4’s, whilst also carrying popular major manufacturer’s cars for sale. There is a garage and paint shop facility on site, very suitable for the maintenance work and repairs carried out. An excellent service is provided for all customers whether the job is a simple valeting job or a long-term rental. The business is ideally located on a major route close to retail and residential areas. This high profile location attracts many regular clients and passing retail trade.
Contact: Turner Butler

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[Advert Ref: BFS:AL231]

Business For Sale : Electrical Contractors & Fire Alarm Specialists
Location : Devon - South West England, Devon, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £ 140,000
The business was formed in 1979 and supplies a complete range of electrical work that includes simple domestic wiring to industrial contract work. Five electricians are employed on a full time basis and are all time served, fully qualified and conversant with the latest requirements of electrical regulations. The business is well known and well established and has been based at its current premises for several years. As a local company the business has thrived with no job too large or too small for its fully qualified team of employees. The business has a healthy portfolio of both domestic and commercial customers and deals with the supply and installation of • Complete Rewires • New Electrical Installations • Door and Entry Security Systems • CCTV • Central Heating • Bathroom and Kitchen Work • Smoke Detectors
Contact: Turner Butler

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[Advert Ref: BFS:GK253]

Business For Sale : Independent Drain Cleaning and Repair Specialist
Location : South East Devon & Cornwall, Devon, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £170,000
Established for over twenty five years, this business has grown to become one of the leading drain cleaning and repair businesses in its area. Very successful and profitable, this business covers all routine maintenance and emergency drainage work including surveys, drain relining, and remedial repairs – servicing a wide range of loyal customers in both the commercial and domestic sectors right across south east Devon and Cornwall. Turnover is split 80:20 between the two sectors in favour of domestic though the commercial sector is expanding rapidly as a result of the business’s fast growing relationships with Insurance companies and one of the UK’s fastest growing home emergency and home maintenance businesses.

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[Advert Ref: BFS:GC094]

Business For Sale : Abrasive Blast Cleaning Business
Location : Devon, UK
Asking Price: "£115,000"
This superb business was established twenty-one years ago by its present owner. This is a classic example of an exceptionally profitable business based on superb customer service, hard work, absolute attention to detail and project completion on time and within budget. It is an unrivalled and professional set up which could easily be franchised. Its ability to carry out a wide and diverse range of blast cleaning and painting has made it the company of choice for a large and loyal client bank based in the South West. The company carries out Mobile Grit Blasting, Power Washing, Industrial Spraying and Hot Metal Spraying to a wide-ranging customer base. It is capable of fulfilling small item projects such as Gates, Car Parts, Wheels, Fire Surrounds, Bed-stead’s and Garden Furniture as well larger contracts on Boats (Fibreglass and Steel Hulls) Bridges, Railways, Marine Equipment.

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Contact: Turner Butler

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[Advert Ref: BFS:GC025]

Business For Sale : Award Winning Tourist Attraction
Location : Devon, United Kingdom, Devon, UK
Asking Price: £ £1m < 5m
A Superb award winning tourist attraction with scope for expansion and development. Already trading profitably and recently acquired planning consent to expand operations and build new 'event facilities' log cabins, conference facility. The outcome will be a significant corporate hospitality/Events venue. 11 acres in total in sought after and highly visible location. ...

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[Advert Ref: BFS:2186]

Location : Exeter, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £49950
This is a rare opportunity to acquire a long established and very profitable barber’s shop and unisex hair salon occupying an attractively presented property arranged over 4 floors in the heart of the city centre. The business, which has been trading successfully from this location since 1984, comprises a ground floor barber’s shop, which is run by the owner with the assistance of a self-employed barber, a first floor unisex salon operated by 4 self-employed stylists who each rent a chair, and further rental income is generated from a basement studio currently let to an established tattooist. There is also a spacious kitchen and staff room on the second floor alongside a small office. The vendor, who owns the freehold of the property, tends to work a maximum of 4 days per week but is now planning to retire.
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2232]

Location : Devon, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £225000
E-commerce business with a long established online presence, specialising in the sale of waistcoats, the majority of which are made to order on-site in Devon. The business also sells complementary products such as shirts, neckwear, engraved gifts and other men’s and wedding accessories. Offered with the benefit of a new premises lease but also suitable for relocation. The business, which has an enviable record of exceptional profitability and is recognized widely for providing quality products and excellent customer service, is run by husband and wife team who both work in the business. They are supported by two part-time seamstresses. The website programming, development, hosting and management is carried out by a third party that has had a vested interest in the success of the search engine friendly website since its inception (due to the remuneration structure).
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2233]

Location : Exeter, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £35,000
This long established and extremely well run husband and wife business was cleverly conceived and comprises a most attractively presented hair salon and separate barber’s shop within the same, purpose-built, unit. Superbly located in a busy shopping parade with significant passing trade only likely to grow, a new lease is available from the city council in multiples of 4 years. Running costs are very low and inherent profitability very strong. Offered only as a result of the planned retirement of the owners, this represents an excellent opportunity for a new owner, either a hair stylist or barber, to take over a successful operation with the opportunity to expand trade by extending hours if desired. A full external and internal inspection is strongly recommended at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment.
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2223]

Location : South West, Devon, UK
Asking Price: £24,950
This eco-friendly mobile blasting business offers a comprehensive range of gentle blasting solutions suitable for stripping paint, dirt, grime or grease using tiny crystals of sodium bicarbonate, recycled glass of varying grades or river garnet which are propelled using high pressure compressed air or a mixture of air and water depending upon the degree of delicacy required. Perfect for de-fouling boats, in vehicle restoration, in the food industry and to dramatically improve the appearance of commercial and residential buildings, the process is safe with no excess heat or sparks created. It is a speedy and simple way of restoring almost all surfaces which are difficult to clean conventionally. The business is being sold fully equipped to include a professionally sign written van with an integral power take off system and built in compressor, etc.
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2231]

Location : Plymouth, UK
Asking Price: £45,000
This most interesting business was developed by a father and son team as a sideline to their motor engineering business in late 2013 and has now been trading successfully for 2 years. A small range of aerodynamic car parts have been designed mainly for Honda models initially and these are offered on-line via the business website ( and via an Ebay shop. A locally based laser cutting company supplies the aluminium and cuts the products to the design and cutting template and the items are then sent for powder coating before returning to the workshop. The vendors input is limited mainly to folding and drilling before the items are packaged for despatch in response to on-line orders. The sale includes the trading name, website, all design templates and drawings, a folding machine and rivet gun. Full details of individual product line sales and profit margins are available.
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2227]

Location : Plymouth, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £115,000
This flagship city centre business is a unique combination of three highly regarded and superbly integrated operations. Firstly there is a destination licensed café/bistro offering 60 internal covers and up to 100 boulevard style external covers with the potential for further expansion through the development of a rear roof terrace. Secondly, there is a renowned contemporary, traditional and avant-garde art gallery gracing the café walls and display space at both ground floor and first floor level with a database of more than 2000 clients, and thirdly there is a top end retail, commercial and exhibition framing business located at first floor level with a fully equipped professional framing workshop on the second floor. The premises have been the subject of substantial investment by the current owners over many years as evidenced by the exceptional quality of the display cabinets.
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2226]

Location : South West England, Plymouth, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £150,000
Long established and highly profitable independent, family run, garage door specialists being offered for sale for the first time in its history. The business supplies, installs and repairs a comprehensive range of garage doors in terms of types and materials, as well as offering a full range of industrial and commercial doors, shutters, grilles and curtains on a county-wide basis. Very well run by the vendors with the support of an experienced team of fitters and office staff, the business has an enviable reputation and impressive record of financial performance. Occupying well located, secure and attractively presented showroom premises with adjacent office and storage facilities as well as plenty of parking, a new premises lease will be made available to the buyers at the time of purchase. This is a confidential sale and interested parties are invited to approach Adams & Co.
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2225]

Location : Lynton, Devon, Devon, UK
Freehold | Asking Price: £599,950
Occupying a wonderful elevated position and enjoying fantastic views, this stunning and most elegant Victorian property has been lovingly restored by the current owner. Capable of sleeping parties of up to 22 guests, the property is let as a whole to families and groups wishing to relax, celebrate and entertain together in beautiful surroundings. Superbly presented and comprehensively equipped with an established trade and bookings secured via a high quality website, only limited owner involvement is required. Offering a most attractive alternative to the traditional hospitality trade this is an unusual opportunity not to be missed. A full external and internal inspection is strongly recommended to be able to appreciate properly what is on offer. EPC ref no: 0793-9532-9530-3400-6503
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2218]

Location : Exeter City Centre, Exeter, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £99,950
This leasehold licensed convenience store is superbly located in Exeter city centre, Devon. It trades under a symbol group and is very smart in appearance, needing no immediate expenditure or renovation. The business was established in December 2014 from vacant premises so remains in very good condition throughout and is comprehensively equipped, a significant investment having been made. The business is a fully-staffed operation trading from just over 1,000 sq.ft. of shop floor sales space, along with separate ancillary facilities comprising a stock-room, office, kitchen and two toilets, making up a further 250 sq.ft. Benefiting from a heavy footfall with an average basket spend of £5, the business currently takes around £20,000 total sales per week @ 22%GP, made up of an average of £15,000 in 'real' shop sales, £1,500 lottery and £3,500 PayPoint.
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2224]

Location : Okehampton, Devon, Devon, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £14,495
Offering a comprehensive range of clothing to keep you dry, warm and comfortable, hiking accessories, camping equipment and sports gear this superbly located and unopposed retail business includes a remunerative dry cleaning agency as well as supplying uniforms for three local schools. The business occupies a large property arranged over 5 floors with the potential to sub-let the upper floors as a 2-4 bedroom flat (currently occupied by the vendor) as there is independent access from the adjacent covered shopping arcade. The current lease runs to end May 2016 and it is anticipated that a new, longer term, lease will be available to the purchaser. The business is entirely family run at present with no employees to be transferred upon sale and would appear ideal for a committed couple. ENERGY PERFORMANCE RATING: Certificate no: 9880-3085-0358-0700-1491-Rating 141 Band F
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2214]

Location : Buckfastleigh, Devon, Devon, UK
Freehold | Asking Price: £329,500
This charming Grade 2 listed licensed tea room occupies a wonderful trading position in the historic part of the town yet benefits from spacious 3 bed accommodation, a delightful rear garden terrace and walled garden, a large garage and parking. Arranged to provide 31 internal and 24 external covers the property is presented in very good order throughout and offers a most attractive lifestyle business opportunity. The business attracts excellent Trip Adviser ratings and is described as ‘a secret gem’. A full external and internal inspection is essential to be able to appreciate properly what is on offer here.
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2211]

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