Gloucester chimney sweep adds woodstove dealership

Bill Nachman - Posted on Oct 02, 2013 - 01:03 PM

Olde Town Stove & Hearth opened for business in early September on Route 17, Glenns.

Wayne Van Houdt, who owns the business with his son Ryan Van Houdt, said the building has more than 3,000 square feet, of which about 2,000 square feet is used for the showroom and the rear provides space for parts and repair. It previously housed an antiques shop and a motorcycle business,

Van Houdt sells woodstoves and hearths, with his premier lines being Regency and Hampton. He provides installation and repair of units he sells, plus services some other units.