Popular village store and post office in Penrith, Cumbria is now under new ownership.
Orton Village Stores and Post Office has been serving the local community under the present family ownership for over 10 years.
Perfectly positioned in a picturesque countryside location, this business receives substantial custom from both local residents and tourists.
Throughout the last decade, the well-known business has forged strong relationships with the surrounding community.
The business also greatly capitalises on limited business competition in the local area.
Orton Village Stores and Post Office has received continuous reinvestment from the previous owners, and it has considerably benefitted from their expertise and direction.
It has undergone constant redevelopment and refurbishment, maintaining this store’s position at the top of its trading sector.
The vendor ultimately decided to make a change in direction and reached the decision to place this unique business onto the market.
They entrusted Kings Business to place their business onto the market and to professionally handle the sale.
Once on the market, the business generated 5 viewings and received 5 competitive offers, it was ultimately acquired by a first-time buyer.
The buyers came from a retail background, and they wanted to own their own store and post office to make their mark on the sector with.
They were attracted to the business by its location and its strong record of financial success.
The new vendors wish to continue running this charming countryside business to the high standards in which its customers are used to.
They also wish to build upon the already strong relationships it holds within the local community.
The vendor commented;
“I was thrilled with the sale I made through Kings Business. Adam Dell’Armi was the negotiator dealing with the transaction and he kept in touch with me on a regular basis.
“He showed professionalism, empathy and understanding throughout our time working together and was able to assure me until completion.”
Lead Negotiator Adam Dell’Armi commented;
“It was a pleasure being involved in the sale of Orton Village Stores and Post Office.”
“The vendor was a delight to deal with and there was genuine excitement from the buyers when the deal completed.”
“I wish all parties the best of luck in their futures.”