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RICS Chartered Surveyors covering residential, commercial and rural property matters across the Wessex Region

Wessex Surveyors is a truly independent firm of Chartered Surveyors, with vast experience and local knowledge, which prides itself on providing a quality service in accordance with the ISVA (Independent Surveyors and Valuers Association) Charter.

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Wessex Surveyors produces Home Surveys Level 2, Building Surveys Level 3, Defect Reports, Snagging Lists, Valuations, property dispute resolutions, rural land management, expert witness reports and compulsory purchase and compensation negotiations.

The majority of our clients are private individuals but we also carry out work for Aster, Hastoe, Guinness Partnership, the Forestry Commission, the National Trust, Trinity House, Dorset Police, the RSPB and the Salvation Army

Ian Vicary head

Ian Vicary – fully RICS qualified and with over 25 years of experience Ian is regarded as an expert in his field.

Why choose Wessex Surveyors?

We offer:

  • Independent, impartial property advice
  • Energetic, caring and quality service
  • Reliable expertise, with over 25 years experience in property matters
  • A balanced, comprehensive opinion
  • Integrity, completely uninfluenced by any other organisation or person
  • We are able to guide clients towards reputable contractors in the area but DO NOT charge referral fees

Testimonials

A high proportion of our clients are returning customers

Thank you very much for getting this report over to me earlier than expected…..we were due to meet with the vendors on Saturday and this report was incredibly helpful and valuable. It was a significant meeting that effectively determined whether we would be able to take this forward when we…read more

Ian Vicary was first rate (as with previous survey).  Best wishes and thanks again to him. Dr M, Salisbury Building Survey on Grade II Listed terraced house in Uploders

On enquiring at Ian Vicary's Bridport Office we learned that his Pg Dip ( Arch Cons) showed his interests in older properties. This attracted us as the house we wanted surveyed had no clear history of when built, changed and extended etc. His report not only advised on repairs needed…read more

Recent Case Studies

Vapour Control Layers (VCL)

Vapour control lining forms part of a buildings external main walling. Vapour control lining, or VCL for short, is a plastic layer that restricts the movement of warm, moist air from…

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Thatch and chimneys

When carrying out a Level 3 Building Survey at a Listed thatched house in Chardstock our surveyor was concerned about the height of the chimney in relation to the thatch.…

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Japanese Knotweed claims up

It is reported by Environet UK that legal claims against vendors over Japanese Knotweed have risen sharply over the last year, due in part to buyers and sellers rushing transactions…

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Thatched roofs under threat

In the next 20 years thatched roofs in rural England could disappear, Historic England warned recently. Traditional thatching material is a straw made from long-stemmed winter wheat grown in the…

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