The company was founded by the current vendors in 1980 in the Chard area. The business offers a comprehensive range of vehicle sales, Subaru dealership, mechanical repairs, parts, and body repairs. The business has built up an excellent reputation since its inception in 1980. Additional marketing is provided by the company’s excellent website www.centralmotors-subaru.co.uk
The business currently operates with a full sales team, qualified workshop staff and experienced admin team.
The business operates 5 ½ days per week, trading from 0900-1800 Monday to Friday and 0900-1700 Saturday.
The front tarred area has space for 50 cars to be seen from the passing customers. There is a traffic light on the corner allowing customers to view the cars on show.
A Texaco petrol station is at the entrance to the property, bringing a good flow of traffic to the cars on show.
The Property - Central Motors (Chard) is based within Chard in a purpose built detached commercial property. The property is of steel frame construction with breeze block and fire proof cladding walls. The main entrance is from the front, which leads into a well presented customer reception and showroom area.
The main showroom has four cars in the reception area with sales staff to assist clients walking in, four offices and toilets.
The workshop reception area is at the side of the building with its own parking are and a waiting area with two couches. The workshop is again extremely well presented, clean and comes fully equipped. The main workshop floor has three car lifts, one 4 poster and two, 2 post. One has recently been replaced at a cost of £ 40 000.00. The workshop has four roller shutter doors
A large spares room is behind the workshop.
There is a body repair workshop at the rear of the building with a wash bay.
Externally, to the front there is ample customer parking. To the rear you will find additional parking for customer vehicles, access to the rear is via a tarmacked roadway. In addition the property has ample space to the opposite side for vehicle storage.
The vendor is selling the business due to his wish to retire.