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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 : Building Preservation Services Timber, Damp Treatments
Location : Devon, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £290,000
Specialist Building Preservation Services Timber, Damp Treatments & Structural Waterproofing The business is an established, family owned and managed company which has been in business for over 26 years and has worked very hard at establishing itself as a brand within the marketplace. It is particularly associated with providing high levels of workmanship at a competitive price, but above all, for its reliability and responsiveness to the requirements of its customers. The business is kept very busy running its operation from modern premises that include storage, and very well appointed offices. A full turnkey solution is offered to the large database of both commercial and domestic clients that includes damp proofing & damp control, timber treatments and structural waterproofing, both locally and further afield.
Contact: Turner Butler

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[Advert Ref: BFS:GB206]


Business For Sale : Skip Hire and Licensed Waste Management Company
Location : Devon, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £1,480,000
This well-established Skip Hire and Waste Management company has been successfully trading since 1987 and was founded by the vendor. He saw an opportunity in the market to create a modern waste collection and management business on the south coast of Devon that would be based upon the responsible treatment of waste for an environmentally sensitive age and also the highest quality of customer service. These services are provided to regular commercial and private customers, offering a wide range of skips, wheeled plastic bins and larger commercial bins for regular waste collection. The business operates from a large and well equipped site and has an excellent website with full details of the products on offer and recommended uses of those products, including an informative video explaining the way in which all waste is treated.
Contact: Turner Butler

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[Advert Ref: BFS:CT042]



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 : Abrasive Blast Cleaning Business
Location : Devon, UK
Asking Price: "£130,000"
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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Contact: The Business Partnership

Fax: 01823261060
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[Advert Ref: BFS:2186]


Business For Sale : ESTABLISHED COMMERCIAL CLEANERS
Location : Plymouth, UK
Asking Price: £29,950
This established commercial cleaning business commenced trading in 2010. Serving clients within Plymouth exclusively at present, there are currently 14 commercial contracts in place for a total of 118 hours per week spread between 8 clients. All contracts are subject to 3 months’ notice of termination on either side. The business principal also carries out regular but erratic maintenance work for a selection of clients, this usually comprising 15-20 hours per week in school term time and as much as 40 hours per week during the school holidays. Janitorial products are also supplied to clients as required. All staff are CRB checked. All contracts are on 30 day terms and therefore there is a working capital requirement of c one month’s turnover. The business would be ideal as a bolt on to an existing operation or as a first venture. An extended handover is available if required.
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2255]


Business For Sale : ESTABLISHED FLORIST
Location : Plymouth, Devon, Plymouth, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £22,500
This long established florist, part of the E-Florist network, occupies a prominent corner trading position on a busy thoroughfare off Mutley Plain, adjacent to two schools and serving the densely populated and generally wealthy catchment area of Peverell and Mannamead. Offered as a result of the planned retirement of the current owner, rent is modest and with no business rates to pay running costs are low. Easy to run, this could be an ideal first business venture for a qualified florist or someone looking to enter the trade.
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2259]


Business For Sale : STUNNING HAIR SALON
Location : Plymouth area, Plymouth, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £39,950
Adams and Co have been instructed to pursue the confidential sale of this stunning hair salon which occupies a prime High Street trading position in the Plymouth area. Superbly presented throughout, the premises accommodate 7 styling positions, 2 backwash stations and ancillary facilities comprising a colour preparation area, fully fitted kitchen and disabled friendly WC facility. More detailed information including location and financials will be released to interested parties upon completion of a form of confidentiality agreement and following an exchange with Adams & Co regarding background, reason for interest, financial position and ability to proceed. Turnover, being the combination of owner’s takings from part-time working and share of takings of self-employed staff was close to £100,000 in the year ended 31 March 2017. Rent is modest and running costs are low.
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2260]


Business For Sale : HAIR AND BEAUTY SALON
Location : EXETER, Exeter, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £35,000
This long established and cleverly conceived business combines a unisex hair salon and barber’s shop within the same, purpose-built, unit. Acquired by the current owner in June 2016, nail and beauty facilities have been added successfully and evidence suggests that overall turnover is now running at an annualized rate of c £80,000. Superbly located in a busy shopping parade with significant passing trade only likely to grow, the premises are held under a now rare secure and renewable city council lease at a very low rent. The business has been the subject of considerable investment by the current owner and is presented to a high standard with many new fixtures and fittings introduced.
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2256]


Business For Sale : LICENSED TEA ROOM AND BAR
Location : Okehampton, Devon, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £99,950
This very popular licensed tea room and bar/function suite, which occupies a modern building in the shape of a dovecote, stands in a delightful trading position within the Red Lion Yard development. The premises, offer 62 covers at ground floor level, together with a stunning function suite accommodating 46 covers on the first floor, which benefits from a separate entrance, and two separate outside licensed dining areas, one at street level and one at first floor level, each accommodating a further 30 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 2 vehicles. The premises and accommodation have been comprehensively refurbished and re-equipped by the current owners who have invested heavily in the past two years.
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2258]


Business For Sale : SUCCESSFUL CITY GUEST HOUSE
Location : Plymouth, Devon, Plymouth, UK
Freehold | Asking Price: £425,000
This long established, well presented, guest house enjoys an all year round trade emanating mainly from the commercial sector rather than tourism. There are 7 letting rooms altogether arranged over 3 floors. This includes 5 x doubles, each with en-suite facilities, and two singles with shared facilities on the first floor landing. The very nature of the client base means there is always a high demand for the single rooms from contractors in receipt of a daily accommodation budget, hence high occupancy levels are maintained for all rooms throughout the year. The property also offers very comfortable and spacious one bedroom owner’s accommodation at lower ground floor level, which is bright and airy and entirely separate from the main guest areas. The trading level has been very impressive over an extended period and the vendors take 7- weeks holidays each year.
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2257]


Business For Sale : NATURAL GAS HEATING ENGINEERS
Location : North Devon, Devon, UK
Asking Price: £75,000
This long established, highly regarded and consistently successful family owned natural gas heating business is offered for sale for the first time in more than 30 years and represents a rare opportunity for a qualified natural gas engineer to acquire their first business, or for a larger firm to secure a valuable and profitable client base in the most densely populated part of North Devon. The business serves the domestic market only with clients concentrated in a relatively tight geographical area which policy has been developed deliberately to minimise travelling time in the more rural and less populous areas of North Devon using LPG or oil based heating systems. Very well organized and run, there is very little in the way of weekend or evening work required. A substantial and detailed client base is held with between 2,500 and 3,000 considered active.
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2253]


Business For Sale : POPULAR TOWN CENTRE LOCK UP SANDWICH BAR AND CAFÉ
Location : Crediton, Devon, Exeter, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £39,950
This attractively presented and well equipped, unlicensed, lock up sandwich bar with 24 internal and 2 external covers as presently arranged, occupies an excellent trading location in the busiest part of the town enjoying a strong footfall throughout the day. Turnover is derived from a combination of the takeaway and eat-in trade in broadly equal amounts and is boosted by a regular lunch buffet trade for some corporate/business clients which accounts for c 10% of sales. All food is made fresh to order on the premises based upon a fast service with a quick turnover of tables for those choosing to eat in. The business currently trades Monday to Friday from 8.30am to 3.00pm to suit the needs of the owner and an obvious opportunity exists to increase turnover and profitability by opening on Saturdays and later in the afternoon. Rent and running costs are low
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2248]


Business For Sale : HAIR AND BEAUTY SALON
Location : Plymouth, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £19,950
This established hair and beauty salon occupies an unopposed trading position on a modern housing development on the edge of Plymouth. The premises are very spacious with 5 styling positions, 2 back wash stations, 2 beauty rooms, a spray tanning room, a high specification vertical tanning unit, as well as ancillary facilities and easy parking. Rent and running costs are low and opportunities such as this are quite rare. A full external and internal inspection is strongly recommended.
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2252]


Business For Sale : DELIGHTFUL SOUTH HAMS VILLAGE CAFE
Location : Yealmpton, Devon, Plymouth, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £39950
If you are looking for an attractively presented café at the heart of a thriving village community then this one is for you! Originally developed in 2000/2001 by an entrepreneur with considerable experience in the food and hospitality sector, the business was comprehensively refurbished in 2011 with additional equipment installed by the current owner since acquisition in 2014. Occupying an excellent trading position facing onto the main thoroughfare, but more importantly enjoying direct access to and from a communal paved terrace at the rear with 27 external covers, the business, which offers 24 internal covers as presently arranged, is well placed to benefit from the recent nearby and substantial high quality new housing development which has expanded the village population and thereby the available trade.
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2245]


Business For Sale : HOLIDAY LETS IN HISTORIC WATERMILL
Location : Devon, UK
Freehold | Asking Price: £1,650,000
This is a rare opportunity to acquire an established holiday letting complex with a captivating image. The property has strong historic and literary associations, enjoys fishing rights on a healthy river and offers regular glimpses of exciting wildlife. Presented to a high standard throughout, the accommodation comprises 9 letting units of varying sizes sleeping from 3 to 12 guests. The owners occupy a further most comfortable and spacious 3 bed unit with an attractive prospect on both sides. However, the option exists to choose any of the units as owners’ accommodation dependent upon the amount of space desired. The site also incorporates a stunning indoor swimming pool which is let under a most remunerative arrangement to an established local swim school without impinging upon use by visiting guests and further income can be derived from the on-site tea room, games room.
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2247]


Business For Sale : LONG ESTABLISHED FIRST FLOOR HAIR SALON SERVING BUSY SUBURB
Location : Plymouth, UK
Leasehold | Asking Price: £9,950
This long established and well located hair salon has served the population of this densely populated Plymouth suburb for more than 30 years. Occupying spacious first floor premises and accommodating 5 styling positions and 3 wash stations as currently arranged with room for expansion, rent and running costs are unusually low. Under the current ownership for 13 years and now offered as a result of the planned retirement of the owner, the business is run with the assistance of an experienced part time stylist, an apprentice and Saturday girl. This is an ideal opportunity for an energetic stylist to acquire and develop a business with little in the way of direct competition in the immediate vicinity. Priced realistically for a quick sale, opportunities such as this are rare and an early viewing is strongly recommended.
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2244]


Business For Sale : STUNNING BOUTIQUE RESTAURANT WITH ROOMS – AONB
Location : close to A38 Corridor, South Devon, Devon, UK
Freehold | Asking Price: £1,095,000
This boutique style small hotel with AA 5 Gold Star Restaurant is regarded by a prominent travel writer as ‘one of Devon’s best kept secrets’. Classy but unpretentious, the accommodation comprises 8 individually designed, well-proportioned en-suite bedrooms with under floor heating to bathrooms and 2 beautifully presented dining rooms offering up to 28 covers in combination as presently arranged. For that perfect weekend or midweek break, or available exclusively for special occasions, as well as being recommended for shooting parties, the property, a fully restored Georgian rectory, enjoys a pretty rural outlook located in a designated AONB yet within easy reach of the A38 corridor linking Plymouth and Exeter. Trading successfully under the current ownership for 10 years and known particularly for the attention to detail which makes the service so very special.
Contact: Adams & Co - South West and South Wales

Fax: 01752 405023
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[Advert Ref: BFS:DC2237]


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