Skip Hire & Waste Transfer Business in Clacton-on-Sea

Assigned Agent
£ 1,295,000
  • Price £ 1,295,000
  • Agent Neil Mansell
  • Property type Other Business
  • Reference EX3818
  • Contract type Freehold
  • Location Clacton
  • Listing categories Other


The business was set up by the current owners, 36 years ago and they are now looking to retire. The site is arranged to enable the business to operate currently however does have potential to be altered or adapted to improve the overall business performance. There are a small number of staff that work alongside the owners and this is a consistent, established business which offers potential to grow and develop in the right hands. The site is fully licensed by The Environment Agency to handle up to 25,000 tonnes of waste per annum.



Situated in an established Industrial area the business is well located with immediate access to the A133 & A120 towards Colchester & sits between Great & Little Clacton. The Clacton Factory Shopping Village and other retail outlets are also in the local vicinity. Train access to Clacton from London takes approximately 90 mins from London Liverpool Street.



The overall site measures just under half an acre and is mainly rectangular in shape. With access from Paxton Road the site is all hardstanding with the industrial unit built on the site in 1998 and measuring approximately 2,550 sq.ft. There is approximately 400 sq.f.t of office/reception, lobby, kitchenette and toilet space with the rest as the warehouse. The height to the top of the roller shutters is 4.2m.

There is a roller shutter and door access to the front and rear of the building with vehicle access located to one side for access to the rear of the site.



This established business offers opportunity for new owners to take it to the next level and build on the sustained levels of turnover being generated currently. The core business is skip hire although there are plenty of additional services which could be offered as well as more marketing opportunities to generate greater turnover and profit.

The sale of the business includes the large inventory/plant base including 140 skips of various sizes, skips lorries, roll-on-off lorry with 40 yard bins. Yard equipment to include JCB Telehandler and a wheeled excavator with grab attachment. There is also a static parker concrete crusher.



The Rateable Value (RV) is £11,000 from April 2017. Please see the Valuation Office Agency website at for more information.



To include freehold premises, fixtures & fittings: £1,295,000

The Rating is ‘TBC’.

  • Address 1 Upper Chase
    CM2 0BN


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