Specialist residential and commercial business agents & valuers.

Selling property and businesses throughout Chester, Cheshire and North Wales.


This weeks best of the best…

COMMERCIAL BUSINESSES. <br><br>John Woods Locksmith - £59,950


John Woods Locksmith - £59,950

LOCKSMITHS, EST 1906, CHESTER Enjoying a fine trading history, spanning more than a Century, 'John Woods Locksmiths' is now for sale due to the owners wish to retire. The business, which is much coveted, supplies locks, keys and security services to domestic and commercial clients and is synonymous with quality and efficient service. There is also huge scope to develop the business further and an assisted handover will be provided to ensure a smooth transition for the new owners. The business occupies prominent premises on one of Chester's busiest historic thoroughfares and it is proposed that these be made available by way of assignment. All serious enquiries and expressions of interest should be made to the sole selling agents Hart & Co.

RESIDENTIAL SALES. <br><br>25 Willow Cottage, Rossett - £295,000


25 Willow Cottage, Rossett - £295,000

This bespoke, elegant conversion really is something quite special. Enjoying privacy and seclusion, yet close to the heart of a much revered village, Willow Cottage can only be appreciated via inspection. The interior is simply stunning yet incredibly practical with open plan living, kitchen and dining areas. There is also a useful pantry and stylish wet room. A turned oak and glass staircase leads to the first floor with two double bedrooms enjoying pleasant views and a sumptuous bathroom. Then, externally we have a a brick-built utility and separate store room with well planned private gardens, secured gated entry and two parking spaces.

LICENSED AND HOSPITALITY. <br><br>The Gunnery, High Street, Tarvin, Cheshire - £25,000


The Gunnery, High Street, Tarvin, Cheshire - £25,000

PRIME CHESHIRE VILLAGE, RESTAURANT AND BAR. Situated close to the heart of an affluent Cheshire village, this stunning restaurant and bar offers a real opportunity to a new operator. Presently, the premises provides for 120 covers, set out over two floors together with a charming bar area that echoes the stylish eclectic standard found throughout. The kitchen and prep rooms are fitted to exacting standards and there are ancillary storage areas, owners office and staff areas. The premises are offered completely free of tie and available with the benefit of a new lease at £27,500 pax.


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"I found the personal service very reassuring, Mr Hart conducted my sale for the business in the most professional way. I would have no hesitation in recommending his company to anyone."


"From the moment we contacted Hart & Co we couldn’t fault the service we received. You came on a preliminary visit and we were impressed by your enthusiasm and professional attitude. Your advice was excellent and all our dealings with Hart & Co were promptly and professionally handled and the sale was unbelievably hassle free."


"Putting our business on the market with Hart & Co was the best move we ever made."


"Following discussions with other agents we felt that Hart and Co offered the most sincere and helpful approach to selling from the moment we first contacted them until completion."


"Nothing was too much trouble and they made us feel totally relaxed and confident with every step."


"I would just like to say thank you once again for help, advice and support given to us during the negotiations with the purchasers. As you can imagine I am delighted that the sale has finally been completed and I am sure you will share my sentiments!It has been a pleasure dealing with you and I will have no hesitation in using your services again or recommending you to friends/business associates."


"We would recommend them completely and use them again without a doubt if we ever needed to sell or acquire a business again."


"Thanks Ian, you made this process very simple. You were always contactable and returned calls promptly, even when I didn’t need to know anything you still kept me informed."


"When we first decided to put the shop on the market, we had no idea which business transfer agent to use and then one day a letter arrived from Hart & Co. We both really liked the tone of the letter and the fact that you were local."


"The sale was conducted in a professional manner, we were made aware at every stage of the process. All our anxieties were dealt with calmly and efficiently, finally resulting in a sale."


"Both my Partner and I were very impressed with your services & we certainly would not have any hesitation in recommending your company."


"I was happy with the service I received from Ian Hart. The sale was quick and straight forward in this case and was dealt with professionally."


"We all felt Hart & Co provided a superb, knowledgeable and highly professional service and Ian Hart proved to be pivotal in the sale of the business. I doubt the business would have sold without his determination and business like approach and we would have no hesitation what so ever in recommending his company to any individual or business seeking to effect a profitable and hassle free marketing of their company."


"I just wanted to thank you for facilitating the deal for introducing me to people that have "jumped hurdles" rather than put up barriers in making this happen."


"Ian and his team did an absolutely great job of selling our Chester City centre retail business. Nothing was too much trouble, all calls and emails were returned within 24 hours and Ian personally handled the transaction and kept us informed throughout. Excellent service, in a friendly manner! Many thanks."


"I was extremely pleased that I chose Hart & Co to sell my business. I could not have been looked after more professionally or courteously. I appreciated Ian's realistic valuation of my business and the fact that he looked after everything himself, keeping me well informed at all times. He was always friendly, approachable, efficient and utterly professional. I would have no hesitation recommending him to anyone."


"I would like to thank you and your team for all your support during this business purchase. Not having purchased an established business before, I found that your support and guidance throughout the business transaction was invaluable. It was a pleasure doing business with you Ian - highly recommended."


"A sale was procured within a fortnight thanks to Hart & Co’s enthusiasm yet realistic handling of the property."


"No sale has progressed more smoothly than my recent transaction which was conducted by Ian Hart of Hart & Co"


"The sale was handled sensitively throughout with deftness and efficiency that was as impressive as it was professional."


"I have bought and sold a number of salons over a period of 40 years, I would not hesitate in recommending Hart & Co to anyone considering the sale of their business."


"I thought Hart & Co acted in a very professional manner and this enabled them to secure a sale on my business very quickly, what I liked was the personal touch and regular contact."


"Thank you again for making what we had expected to be a harrowing experience into a relatively effortless one. We would have no hesitation in recommending Hart & Co to anyone in the future."


"We thought Hart & Co were very efficient and acted in a very professional manner. Ian and his colleagues were very helpful and informative."


"Thank you so very much for all the help and guidance you gave with the sale of my business. The continual follow up process and support you give is exceptional. I most definitely recommend your Company to anyone wishing to sell their business."


"Fantastic Service from beginning to end. Always kept up to date with how things were going. Will recommend to anyone. Many thanks."


"The whole transaction was made in a professional manner". Mr Hart was found to be very approachable."


"I found it a difficult choice deciding between Hart & Co and firms with a national coverage; in the event I firmly believe I made the correct decision. While it took some time in current climate to find potential clients: the transaction was put together and bringing the deal to fruition involved innovation, flexibility and then quite a lot of project management. Ian you excelled in all."


"More than happy with prompt service."


"Considered selling part of our business and had spoken to other Business Sales Agents who talked a good story but over inflated asking price. Met with Ian and instantly felt he knew what he was doing, he took ownership of selling my business and followed it through to its conclusion. Extremely happy with service and was it has been dealt with."


"Without Ian's personal guidance and professional expertise in these matters, I would, most probably, have lost my sanity!! The service,quite simply, was exemplary."


"Ian Hart went to great lengths to secure the sale and was always available to offer advice and a way forward when obstacles appeared."