about us

Stonesmith are leading business transfer agents specialising in the sale and acquisition of a wide range freehold and leasehold licensed, leisure and hospitality businesses including pubs, hotels and catering businesses throughout the South West incorporating Devon, Cornwall, Dorset and Somerset.

In addition to our busy agency department we have an association with experienced Chartered Surveyor Jon Stone FRICS who offers a wide range of professional services including valuations, landlord and tenant advice, development appraisals , dilapidations, building surveys and project management.

Based in Exeter, our specialist team have over 80 years combined experience in dealing with licensed businesses in the Westcountry and we pride ourselves as being able to offer a high degree of personal and professional service to all of our clients.

Mike Phillips

Mike Phillips
Director - Agency

Jon Stone

Jon Stone FRICS
Consultant - Professional Services

Joan Sowden

Joan Sowden
Administration - Agency

Rachel Phillips

Rachel Phillips
Publicity and Marketing

Stonesmith were a breath of fresh air after our previous agents. You introduced a purchaser quickly and a deal was concluded rapidly.

Paul Clarke - Previous owner of Normandy House Hotel, Ottery St Mary