Hilton Smythe are delighted to welcome to the market County Hardware, a highly rated hardware and DIY store in Cheriton, Folkestone.
County Hardware was first established by our client in 1997, building up an excellent reputation and regular customer base. As seen by the online ratings and reviews, the business is extremely popular within the local area.
The business has now come to the open market due to our clients desire to focus on another business venture.
County Hardware traditional DIY shop providing everything from everyday essentials to speciality products for the home and garden. They supply a vast range of DIY goods in addition to the impressive overall stock within the business.
They specialise in Keys & Key Cutting, keeping 1000's of Key Blanks in stock and also stock a large selection of locks, padlocks and replacement cylinders.
Key selling points -
A well established business with an enviable reputation and many regular customers
Prime trading position with lots of footfall
Current owner happy to offer a handover to ensure the continued success
Ideal owner managed or partnership business
Perfect business for someone looking for their first foray into self employment
Scope to improve -
Start an eBay shop to increase turnover
We are advised as per the 2022 accounts, the business generated a turnover in the region of £166,000. Further financials can be made available upon request.