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About Waterhouse

Waterhouse operates a car servicing and repair centre. The company provides new and used car sales and servicing services. It was founded in 2006 and is based in Chelmsford, U.K. In May 2023, Waterhouse was acquired by Lookers. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Headquarters Location

Waterhouse Business Park , 2-8 Baynes Place

Chelmsford, England, CM1 2QX,

United Kingdom


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Latest Waterhouse News

Lookers PLC Acquisition - ADVFN

May 5, 2023

Lookers PLC Acquisition & Acquisition and redevelopment strengthen Lookers' partnership with key OEM partner, Volvo Lookers ("Lookers" or the "Group"), one of the leading UK integrated automotive retail and service groups, is pleased to announce the acquisition of the business and assets of Waterhouse Cars Limited ("Waterhouse"), an automotive retail group based in Chelmsford, Essex. The acquisition complements the Group's existing Volvo dealership in Colchester and adds 40 dedicated staff to the local team. The new site sees Lookers further extend its Volvo footprint, growing it to five dealerships, alongside the sites in Colchester, Stockport and Glasgow, and the Polestar dealerships and aftersales businesses in Manchester and Glasgow. Following the completion of the transaction, Lookers has committed to invest GBP2million in the newly acquired site to ensure it is a state-of-the-art Volvo dealership. Lookers is also pleased to announce a commitment to invest GBP2.3m in its existing Volvo dealership in Colchester. The investment will see the site redeveloped as Lookers seeks to invest in the local Essex area and futureproof the site with a focus on aftersales and electric vehicle infrastructure. Duncan McPhee, Chief Operating Officer at Lookers, commented: " Growing our partnership with Volvo remains a priority and our acquisition and the new investment in Chelmsford, as well as our commitment to redevelop our existing dealership in Colchester are steps in the right direction for Lookers. "We are delighted to welcome the Waterhouse team to the Group and are excited to be building on our relationship with Volvo as we seek to further extend our footprint of dealerships with this iconic brand across the country. " Our acquisition and redevelopment commitments demonstrate our focus on expanding our business and we are actively pursuing a healthy pipeline of opportunities." Enquiries: About Lookers ( ) Lookers is one of the leading UK integrated automotive retail and service groups. The Group's principal activities are the sale of new and used cars, vans and aftersales activities. The Group's businesses have a total of 143 franchised dealerships representing 31 manufacturers, operating across the UK and Republic of Ireland. This information is provided by Reach, the non-regulatory press release distribution service of RNS, part of the London Stock Exchange. Terms and conditions relating to the use and distribution of this information may apply. For further information, please contact or visit RNS may use your IP address to confirm compliance with the terms and conditions, to analyse how you engage with the information contained in this communication, and to share such analysis on an anonymised basis with others as part of our commercial services. For further information about how RNS and the London Stock Exchange use the personal data you provide us, please see our Privacy Policy. END

Waterhouse Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was Waterhouse founded?

    Waterhouse was founded in 2006.

  • Where is Waterhouse's headquarters?

    Waterhouse's headquarters is located at Waterhouse Business Park, Chelmsford.

  • What is Waterhouse's latest funding round?

    Waterhouse's latest funding round is Acquired.

  • Who are the investors of Waterhouse?

    Investors of Waterhouse include Lookers.

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