Why use Stonesmith rather than another agent?

Professional Services - ValuationsAs licensed business transfer agents specialising in the sale of pubs, hotels and catering businesses throughout the South West, we offer a free, no obligation “for sale” valuation of your business.

No sale, no fee – our fees are competitive and no fee becomes payable until your business is sold.

No up front charges – we do not require any payment or marketing charge in advance. Our fees include the cost of all advertising and marketing because we fully expect to sell your business.

We have an extensive database of potential buyers registered with us including private individuals, small and regional corporate companies and major plc’s.

Marketing subject to your agreement will include comprehensive national advertising in The Morning Advertiser, The Publican, Daltons Weekly, Caterer & Hotelkeeper, Hotel Business and Restaurant Magazine and regional advertising in publications such as Caterer, Licensee & Hotelier, Food & Catering South West and the Western Morning News.

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We are also able to confidentially market your business, should you prefer.

We will provide professional advice and assistance from day one, right through until your sale has completed.

With over 80 years combined experience we have a detailed knowledge of the licensed property market in the South West, second to none.

To obtain a free confidential market appraisal of your business by one of our experienced directors, please contact Mike Phillips or Jon Stone on 01392 201262 or click here to contact us.

Thank you Mike and Joan for everything you have done for us in the sale of Wellington Farm. We truly appreciate all of your efforts on our behalf.

Ian Attwell and Alan Candy - Former owners of Wellington Farm B&B and Tea Gardens