NICHE BUSINESS WITH GROWTH POTENTIAL
Set on a freehold land parcel of 3 acres in Buckland, on Tasmania’s East Coast, Design in Stone is one of Southern Tasmania’s few sandstone processing and distribution businesses.
With the processing plant located in Buckland, on land with rare industrial zoning and high exposure highway frontage.
Supplying both residential and commercial projects, and being the major stone provider for MONA where a large display of finishes are incorporated into renown architectural structures. There are many also examples of beautiful stone work throughout Tasmania and interstate.
Ideally located between several quarry sites, the business extracts stone under royalty from landowners and finishes the product for direct supply.
Available walk in walk out, with a range of equipment and customer information and the current owner is available for handover and training.
The freehold site is zoned industrial, with a specific zoning overlay for sandstone processing. The site is fully fenced, has 3 phase power, a 25 Megalitre water rite and highway frontage to peak tourist trail, the Great Eastern Drive.
Site facilities include storage sheds, skillion roofed work area and a lined/insulated container with air conditioning and sliding doors suitable for lunch room or office area which can be negotiated into the sale.
Product range includes:
– Dimension cut building stone
– Walling stone
– Paving and steps
– Crazy stone
– Capping and lintels
– Stone troughs, bird baths, sculptures and garden features
The business specialises in landscape architecture using large stone masses for dramatic effect.
There is scope to continue as is, or move towards a more artisan based business with a retail presence and online sales to drive the growth of this niche business.
With stonework making a massive resurgence in the construction industry, now is the time to jump in, learn the ropes and build on the existing reputation of this established business.