If you would like to leave a review for Wessex Surveyors on Google, please click on the link below and select Write a Review. Thank you – Ian and Julia
I would like to thank you for your incredibly thorough and comprehensive survey for our proposed purchase of xxxxxxx Cottage in Winterborne Kingston. It is very helpful. I can quite see why they take some time to produce. I also found it extremely interesting and I have learnt a lot about cottage construction!
Mrs S, Nottingham
Building Survey on thatched cottage
We have used Wessex Surveyors for an ISVA HomeSurvey twice this year and both times the service has been excellent. In both cases the survey reports were emailed to us less than two weeks after our initial enquiry, along with numerous photographs. We found the reports to be very comprehensive and detailed while being easy for a layman to understand. Julia responded to our enquiries speedily and professionally and Ian carried out the surveys quickly - even though the properties were in Devon and some miles away from their Dorset office. We wouldn't hesitate to recommend Wessex Surveyors to anyone purchasing a house in the Devon/Dorset/Somerset area and wanting an informative, good value home survey.
Mr & Mrs H, Exeter
ISVA HomeSurveys on bungalows in Honiton
Very quick response and efficient administration. All terms clearly explained, survey clear and easy to understand, and options were given to us for survey type to suit us without any hard sell. The survey enabled us key knowledge about a number of issues which meant we were able to go back to the house vendor with that new information and negotiate our offer price on the house we were buying for a lower price. Definitely has saved us money! Many thanks.
Mr N & Miss M, Bridport
ISVA HomeSurvey on detached bungalow nr Beaminster
I would like to thank you for the professional and excellent service that you offered to us recently. The report requested was carried out by Mr Vickery very quickly and a very comprehensive report received by email to myself and my Solicitor the following day.
I would definitely use your service again and would have no hesitation in recommending you to other members of my family and friends.
Mrs W, Axminster
ISVA HomeSurvey on bungalow nr Axminster
Thank you very much for emailing the report to me promptly on Saturday. Also for letting me know this property is a better investment than the previous one.
Having now read the report I will be following up on the points you have highlighted for mine or my solicitor’s attention.
Many thanks for an excellent service.
Ms S, Epsom
......thank you for completing this (Building Survey report) and returning it to us. It was genuinely thorough and reassuring in the level of detail covered.
A thoroughly professional service all-round and I will definitely recommend you to any friends in a similar position as us.
Many thanks again
Mr & Mrs H, Honiton
Building Survey on 4 bed detached period house in East Devon
Thank you so much for resending the pictures of ............ Cottage. I have just spent a happy hour going through them. Also thank Ian for doing such a comprehensive and informative survey. We have a lot to think about now.
Mrs W, Sevenoaks
Building Survey on detached 3 bedroom country house
Thank you for your e-mail and the attached snagging report.
(We) are most impressed with the comprehensive and thorough nature of the document and your diligent and conscientious work on our behalf...............................thank you again for your exceptional work.
Mr & Mrs B
Snagging Report on large new build house nr Stourpaine
Thanks for house survey.
An excellent concise and detailed report, all potential problems addressed along with relevant advice on action required. Please thank Ian for me.
Mr P, Poole
ISVA HomeSurvey on 3 bed detached bungalow nr Taunton
Many thanks for forwarding the completed HomeSurvey. We are very grateful for the comprehensive detail contained within the report and the numerous photographs enhancing the points that you make. We also acknowledge and are further grateful for your comment on other developments on West Road; the Vearse Farm Development planning makes for interesting reading!
Once again many thanks.
Mr & Mrs A, Cambs
ISVA HomeSurvey on 1930's detached bungalow in Bridport
Firstly thank you for the great customer service from Julia. Originally we had a HomeSurvey done on an older build which unfortunately the purchase fell through, this survey was very detailed and done at an excellent standard. Secondly we had a Snag Report done on a new build again Ian produced a detailed report and was very quick and efficient on doing so, this has given us the security to go ahead and proceed with our purchase. Highly Recommend Wessex Surveyors.
ISVA HomeSurvey in Axminster & Snagging Report, Axminster
Just a short note to thank you sincerely for the Building Survey. I found it to be exceptionally detailed and comprehensive, presented in an intuitive and easy-to-follow way, and the sections summarising major issues and legal matters were perfect. (And thanks for taking the pics in the rain! - hope you or the camera didn’t suffer too much)
Mr G, Spain
Building Survey of large refurbished coach house nr Dorchester
Thank you for your excellent survey/report, appreciate the detail, gave us the security to proceed with the purchase, would recommend your services in the future. Thanks.
ISVA Home Survey on 3 bed semi-detached house in Portesham
We used Wessex Surveyors for both a Valuation and Building Survey. I was very impressed with the level of detail in the reports which I received back. Not only was it a clearly laid out summary of the property with concerns, it also serves as a very useful maintenance plan for the next 10 years. Lots of interesting historical detail in there as well. Ian and Julia were a pleasure to deal with.
Level 3 Building Survey and Valuation of period property in Charmouth
Mrs F said that the Building Survey report was very thorough with lots of extra information, for instance about thatch, cob wall construction etc. The client had had many survey reports over the years but felt that this one was the most informative.
Level 3 Building Survey on thatched cottage nr Bridport
Received a detailed report, highlighting important issues which would have been otherwise undiscovered. Additional useful explanatory information also provided and all within a few days of our request, many thanks.
ISVA HomeSurvey on Bungalow in Bridport
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
Thank you for your excellent report and photographs, it is very much appreciated. We can now look at the flat with a clearer idea of what needs to be done, and it will also help our solicitor to move things forward.
Mrs M, Leics
Building Survey on Grade II Listed flat in West Bay
Thanks for the pdf report. Perused several times and made notes of Ian's suggestions and already following those up.
Thank you (Julia) and Ian for your time and patience.
Mrs H, Gillingham
ISVA HomeSurvey, Fordington, Dorchester
I was very impressed. A very personalised service, in every respect. The survey report itself was prompt and comprehensive, and helped me to understand the issues at hand.
Mr P, Bridport
ISVA HomeSurvey on a mid-terraced, C19th house
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 were in a position to proceed and although it was inevitable that it was going to be a sensitive subject the outcome of your report was instrumental in helping us reach an agreement.
I especially appreciate your time on the phone explaining aspects to me and am very impressed with the depth of the report and the level of detail that helps to explain the reasoning behind issues and observations.
All in all a very impressive report that helped achieve its objective – very well done and thank you.
Mr W, West Sussex
(ISVA HomeSurvey on 2 bed detached bungalow)
Thank you for your very full survey report which was most helpful in our decision-making. It was also particularly helpful subsequently to have a phone discussion with you about points raised in your report.
Mr V, Malvern
Building Survey on detached former chapel
Thank you Wessex Surveyors for your survey.
The survey, along with many evidential photographs were both comprehensive and detailed.
The survey has helped us to understand issues that we did not know about along with detail of issues requiring rectification before sale completion.
We have used the evidential information in some minor negotiations with the vendor.
Very happy with the process and the report.
Mr T, Coventry
(Building Survey carried out on a Grade II Listed cottage nr Crewkerne)
We recently contacted Wessex Surveyors to request a Home Survey, prior to a house purchase. They contacted us very promptly to recommend that we should actually have a Building Survey instead, due to the age of the property (pre 1900). This we agreed to do. An appointment was made the same week for Mr Ian Vicary to complete the survey. The survey report that we received (both by email and a hard copy) was extremely comprehensive and detailed. It was of great assistance to our decision making. We would not hesitate to employ Wessex Surveyors again should we require another property to be surveyed and we would highly recommend them to any other prospective property purchasers.
Mr & Mrs H, Woodstock
(Building Survey carried out on a 2 bed terraced house on Portland)
Mr Vicary surveyed two properties for us, and on both occasions provided a prompt and thorough service – on the second property going out within two days of being instructed and then phoning us on a Saturday morning to provide sufficiently detailed verbal feedback for us to proceed with negotiations whilst the written report was being prepared. We purchased the second property, and Mr Vicary has subsequently proved very helpful in guiding our thinking on how best to remedy the issues his report identified. We would happily recommend Wessex Surveyors to others looking to buy in the Bridport area.
I just wanted to say how pleased we are with your thorough and detailed report. Your observations and additional notes are particularly appreciated and extremely helpful. There are a few things that you have highlighted that we will definitely investigate further. We are delighted that, on the face of it, there is nothing that would deter us from proceeding with the purchase.
Thanks Ian – just wanted to say how much we were impressed with both of your reports. We plan to carry on with the purchase of The Old Rectory.
I would like to pass on our thanks to you for the prompt and professional way you carried out the recent building survey on the house in Lyme Regis that we are looking to purchase. The report you generated was very detailed and enabled us to view the property in a dispassionate way so that we can proceed with the purchase comfortable in the knowledge of what works may be required in the short to medium term. The conclusion and repairs section will be very useful as a maintenance guide for us in the months ahead.
Once again many thanks for your efforts.
Thank you for completing the survey which we found to be very thorough and informative.
The report was easy to follow and interesting to read.
We are very pleased with the survey and how it was written and packaged.
The cost of the survey was competitive and worth the amount we paid.
We would be happy to recommend Wessex Surveyors to all.
Many thanks for the report.
The prompt way in which the work was done as well as the comprehensive and clear nature of the report are much appreciated.
If you need a testimonial from me, I’d be more than happy to provide one.
Many thanks again.
I'd like to thank you for your speed in completing and then turning round the survey report you did for us, it has meant that we have not held up the process at all, but has raised some issues that we would not ever have known about. I was particularly impressed with the detail in the report, the way it is broken down and the extra notes that you added in. It is written in plain English that even a layman can understand.
I would recommend you to others and would definitely use your services again.
Thank you for both e-mail and hard copy of the survey report. We found it comprehensive and easy to follow. We also found the chat we had with you on site very useful.
In fact we have decided not to continue with the purchase due mainly to access and maintenance issues.
We will contact you again when we find another property that we like.