Cousley wood garage is located on the B2100 just outside the village of Wadhurst. The premises are next to the Old Vine Public House.
SDR Motors have traded from this site since 2006 specialising in the sale and servicing as well as carrying out MOT testing of Alfa-Romeo and other marques. The sale has come about as the owner now wishes to retire.
The site comprises car showroom, forecourt and sales office to the front at Unit 1, with servicing and MOT testing in Unit 2 and former bodyshop in Unit 3 to the rear. There is forecourt parking together with yard area & customer parking.
Unit 1 – Car sales comprising showroom and sales office overall 73 sq m (780 sq ft) together with forecourt display with space for approximately 25 vehicles.
Unit 2 – Workshop & MOT testing, offices & stores overall 228.3 sq m (2450 sq ft) fitted with 2 roller shutters to front, 2 post ramp & 4 post ramp, rolling road, headlight beam tester on rails, gas analyser, tyre fitting and wheel balancing equipment.
Unit 3 – former bodyshop, mezzanine floor plus timber stores overall 282.1 sq m (3024 sq ft)
There are kitchen & cloakroom facilities on site.
New 12 year lease available with rent reviews every 4th year at commencing rent £45,000
The business trades 6 days a week Monday to Friday 8.00am – 5.00pm and Saturday 9.00am – 4.00pm. It is run by the owner and 2 full time mechanics one of which also carries out MOT testing. The sale has come about as the owner now wishes to retire from the business. Accounts are available showing turnover exceeding £400,000 (year end March 2017) with good gross and net profits. Premium required of £45,000 for the lease, business and goodwill plus stock at valuation. A full inventory will be made available.