Meet the owners: Rachel Gilmore
Newly retired from the corporate world, but not new to running her own business, completed her degree in Business Admin and Accounting and was a Finance professional for over twenty-five years, decided it was time to give back to the community, she has moved into and made her home for the last eight years. Allowing local vendors a place to show their talents and give this community a place to gather are the goals. The coffee is just a bonus!
Meet the Owners: Richard Gilmore
Continually working in the corporate world for over 35 years, Richard has spent time learning all the ins and outs of running and managing business. With a degree in Business Management he brings so much to the table....literally, he's providing us with fresh, in-house roasted coffees from different origins, and recently making new and innovative blends, with very memorable names.
Also, with his expertise, guidance, and hard work, the building was renovated to reflect it's historic beauty from 1920, to honor the past of Gastonia and to offer a great opportunity to focus on the growth of our community, in the future.
Our store exhibits a 1920's vibe. When you visit our location, you’ll get a glimpse of the past, while purchasing items which are perfect for your family today. We are a family-owned and operated company, which offer many home essentials. Take your time and relax in our café, which is open daily, serving specialty coffees, teas, hot or cold, soft drinks, and pastries. We value families and designed our store as an inviting atmosphere, for all to relax and enjoy an old-fashioned shopping experience. Come in and take a look around, have a cup of coffee, visit friends, and join the Gilmore family.
We offer great products at a fair price.
We value wholesome goods, imported from other countries and from local talented merchants, which we use in our own home.
We know the importance of supplying goods, which have the quality and affordability, we ourselves appreciate.
We know the meaning of community and we are here to bring it together.
To learn more about the items we have on offer, please visit our online store today. You can also get in touch with us for other inquiries. We are looking forward to hearing from you soon!