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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.
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[Advert Ref: BFS:AL231]


Business For Sale : IT Training Organisation
Location : Devon, UK
Asking Price: £ 695,000
Turner Butler has been appointed to invite offers for all of the issued capital of an IT Training Organisation. The Business carries on business as an IT Training organisation for a range of military, government and blue chip clients. The Business has developed its own bespoke IT Training platform and delivers standard vendor based certifications for major vendors including Microsoft, Cisco, Check Point and CompTIA. The Business provides IT training to establishments including NATO, Army, Navy Air Force, Cabinet Office, Councils, Blue Chip companies and ex-service personnel as well as to other employees of large organisations. It also has a long term contract to teach Security at the MoD.
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[Advert Ref: BFS:CC167]


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 : Freehold Private Two Star 21 Bed Hotel www.drakehotel.net
Location : Plymouth, UK
Freehold | Asking Price: £1,250,000
Excellently located within a few minutes walk of the city centre and just 300 metres from Historic Plymouth Hoe, this imposing Grade Two listed building is over two hundred years old, full of character and ambience that you would expect from a hotel of this age and standing. Over recent years the building and rooms have been subject to substantial renovation so the successful purchaser will be acquiring a business requiring little further attention. Every one of the twenty-one bedrooms has been tastefully redecorated and benefits from an en suite bathroom, coffee and tea making facilities and a flat screen colour television. Guests and non-residents can enjoy a drink in the atmospheric oak paneled bar, prior to dining in the hotel restaurant that has capacity to cater for circa seventy covers. The hotel is a free house with no ties to any suppliers.

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[Advert Ref: BFS:AC209]


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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[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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Contact: The Business Partnership

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[Advert Ref: BFS:2186]


Business For Sale : Exemplary Home Interiors Shop, Fitted Kitchens, Bedrooms
Location : Devon, UK
Asking Price: "£465,000"
Exemplary Home Interiors Shop, Fitted Kitchens, Bedrooms, Bathrooms, Tiling, Flooring and Furniture Business This company has been owned and run by the same family for twenty-nine years. During this time it has consistently grown and developed its product range and services that now include ninety percent of items or equipment and fittings that a retail customer requires when refurbishing and furnishing a new or existing home.
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[Advert Ref: BFS:IK116]


Business For Sale : EXCEPTIONAL HOLIDAY LETTING PROPERTY SUITABLE FOR GROUPS
Location : Lynton, Devon, Devon, UK
Freehold | Asking Price: £625,000
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]


Business For Sale : LICENSED RESTAURANT OFFERING ENVIABLE LIFESTYLE OPPORTUNITY
Location : South Devon, Devon, UK
Freehold | Asking Price: £340,000
Offering an enviable lifestyle business opportunity for a committed couple, this delightful licensed restaurant, which also offers a popular takeaway pizza service, occupies a quaint but surprisingly spacious Grade 2 listed property with a period baker’s oven, space for up to 28 dining covers, a licensed bar, well organised commercial kitchen, 3 bedroom owners’ accommodation, a pretty cottage garden and parking. Run to suit the needs of the owners, the business trades 5 evenings only each week (Tuesday to Saturday) yet generates a very healthy turnover in excess of £70k from c 46 weeks trade after owner holidays. The year round local trade is boosted seasonally by occupants of nearby holiday accommodation and caravan parks and interested parties are encouraged to undertake a full external and internal inspection.
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2216]


Business For Sale : OUTDOOR WEAR, HIKING AND CAMPING EQUIPMENT
Location : Okehampton, Devon, Devon, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £24,000
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

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2214]


Business For Sale : DELIGHTFUL SOUTH HAMS VILLAGE LICENSED POST OFFICE STORES
Location : Newton Ferrers, Devon, Plymouth, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £25,000
This delightful and long established village post office and licensed stores occupies a good trading position in the heart of this affluent village overlooking the River Yealm and also serves the equally affluent community of Noss Mayo. The premises are spacious, having been extended twice over the years, and offer the opportunity for new owners to introduce a more extensive range of products if desired. The Post Office has been identified for conversion to a ‘Post Office Local’ format with assistance of c £10,000 to be made available by the Post Office to achieve it upon change of ownership following which annual post office fees (commission income) is expected to be in the range £5,700 to £6,500 pa at current activity levels. This is a rare opportunity to become a valued part of the social infrastructure of this charming South Hams’ village which forms part of the South Devon AONB.
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2212]


Business For Sale : LONG ESTABLISHED INDEPENDENT FLOORING CONTRACTOR
Location : Plymouth, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £35000
This long established independent flooring contractor has an enviable reputation for commercial and domestic flooring and tiling installations of the highest quality. Retaining valuable relationships with key suppliers in Italy, the vendor, who is now planning to retire, offers to work alongside the new owner for an extended period following the sale to ensure a smooth handover and to provide training and guidance as required. The spacious showroom and workshop/store, which is conveniently located close to the city centre, is being offered at an attractive opening rental with no long term lease obligation thus allowing the new owner the flexibility of a future relocation to smaller premises if desired. Opportunities such as this are rare and interested parties are encouraged to contact Adams & Co for more details and to arrange a viewing. EPC: 0595-2665-9630-8000-2003 Rating D
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2213]


Business For Sale : PROFITABLE CAFE/TEAROOM, TAKEAWAY AND B&B
Location : Hemyock, Mid Devon, Devon, UK
Freehold | Asking Price: £340000
This substantial period property occupies a prominent trading position in the heart of a pretty village in the Culm Valley in the heart of the Blackdown Hills, designated an area of outstanding natural beauty. Currently trading as a café/takeaway Wednesday to Saturday evenings and on Saturday lunchtimes alongside a B&B offering using up to 3 rooms with en-suite facilities or private bathroom, the business has a consistent record of delivering good profits. This is an obvious lifestyle opportunity with clear potential to take full advantage of the premises and the spacious and attractive rear garden through the re-introduction of a daytime café/tearoom service including cream teas which would be largely unopposed. A full inspection is strongly recommended and offers are invited. EPC rating 104 Band E
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2202]


Business For Sale : TEA ROOM AND RESTAURANT WITH STUNNING FUNCTION SUITE + 2 BED
Location : Okehampton, Devon, Devon, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £115,000
This very popular licensed tea room and restaurant, which occupies a modern building in the shape of a dovecote, stands in a delightful trading position within the pedestrianised Red Lion Yard development in the heart of the town centre. The premises, offer 62 covers at ground floor level, together with a stunning function suite accommodating 46 covers on the first floor benefiting from a separate entrance and two separate outside dining areas, each accommodating a further 24 covers. The modest rent includes a most attractive interconnecting but self-contained, 2 bed flat which forms part of a secure development and includes permit parking for 3 vehicles. The business has been under the same ownership since 2002, is presented to a very good standard throughout and accounts for the past three years show an unbroken trend of turnover growth and profitability. EPC rating F:127
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2207]


Business For Sale : BEAUTIFUL LICENSED TEA ROOM WITH 3 BED ACCOM
Location : Buckfastleigh, Devon, Devon, UK
Freehold | Asking Price: £337,500
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.
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2211]


Business For Sale : SMALL BUT HIGHLY PROFITABLE PRINT AND COPY SHOP
Location : Dawlish, Devon, Devon, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £19,950
This small but highly profitable print and copy shop has traded since 1979, was acquired by the present owner in 1997 and has traded from the current small shop unit since 2000. Mainly printing monthly newsletters, magazines and periodicals for churches, clubs and societies within a 30 mile radius the business is operated very successfully by one person without any support. Currently opening only 15-17 days per month the business comes with a comprehensive inventory of equipment, the key items being covered by service/maintenance agreements. Running costs are extremely low and the trading accounts show a history of high profit percentages, which have delivered a great return for the time investment. With opportunities to expand through a programme of active marketing we see this as an ideal option for someone looking to escape the rat race. EPC No: 0095-0778-7630-6100-9503
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2210]


Business For Sale : CHARACTERFUL AND POPULAR CAFE WITH ACCOMMODATION
Location : Chagford, Devon, Devon, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £39,950
Whiddons Eatery occupies one of the most photographed properties in the town. Located in the High Street, opposite St Michael’s Church, the 16th century thatched building extends outwards from the remainder of the terrace and projects a welcoming image to passers by. Chagford has just been voted The Best Rural Place to Live by the Sunday Times http://www.thesundaytimes.co.uk/sto/style/homes_and_gardens/best_places/article1524164.ece The business was taken over by the present owners in 2010 and has been run by a husband and wife team with only occasional casual assistance during the summer months. The lease rental includes spacious residential accommodation including 2 bedrooms on the first floor and, with all food and heating costs effectively covered, this represents an attractive and profitable lifestyle option for a working couple. EPC rating 76 Band D
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2192]


Business For Sale : FISH & CHIP TAKEAWAY WITH SPACIOUS 2 BED ACCOMMODATION
Location : Plymouth, UK
Freehold | Asking Price: £127,000
This long established fish and chip shop takeway occupies a good trading position in a busy thoroughfare in a densely populated residential area close to one of the major dockyard entrances. The end of terrace period property, which stands adjacent to a pretty park, is arranged over 2 floors under a pitched and tiled roof with a 2 storey outset/tenement to the rear under a separate pitched and tiled roof with secure off road parking for one vehicle. The ground floor accommodation is fully equipped to offer fish and chips, pizzas, kebabs and burgers and the residential accommodation at first floor level, which can be accessed via a side entrance and communal hallway, comprises a spacious lounge, two double bedrooms and a shower room with wash basin and WC.
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2196]


Business For Sale : VERY PROFITABLE LICENSED CONVENIENCE STORE
Location : Brake Farm, Plymouth, Plymouth, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £99,950
This very profitable and well run lock up licensed convenience store occupies a prominent trading position facing onto a busy main thoroughfare and forms part of the popular Brake Farm development adjacent to Crownhill. Established for c 50 years and operated with the assistance of an experienced team of part time staff the shop trades under the Premier brand with both Paypoint and Lottery facilities. Turnover is stable from modest opening hours, which leave room for extension if desired, and the combination of low rent under a renewable, rolling 6 year lease and currently 100% relief from business rates underpins an impressive record of strong profitability for the current owners who now wish to retire. EPC rating: D
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2198]


Business For Sale : Busy Village Garage & Store
Location : Devon, UK
Freehold | Asking Price: £250,000
Amberglobe is pleased to offer for sale this busy petrol station, garage with MOT station and village shop, which was established in 1934, and has been in the careful ownership of our clients since 2000.

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[Advert Ref: BFS:1298]


Business For Sale : RARE HAIR OPPORTUNITY
Location : Honiton, UK
Freehold | Asking Price: £150,000
This long established and profitable unisex salon business occupies spacious and attractively presented salon premises arranged over two floors and offers a rare opportunity to acquire a successful business with a fully equipped freehold premises in a High Street location for a modest overall investment. The ground floor salon offers 4 styling positions and 2 back wash stations as well as an attractive reception area and a further fully equipped salon at first floor level is arranged to offer wedding hair with a double sided styling station and a back wash facility. The running costs of the salon are very low in comparison with many other such businesses and with separate salon areas on both the ground floor and the first floor we feel that an opportunity exists to introduce either a barber’s shop or hair extensions to make best overall use of the space. EPC Rating: Band C - 54
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2184]


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