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Estate Agents, Auctioneers and Surveyors
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    Symonds & Sampson LLP is a long-established firm of estate agents, auctioneers and property surveyors serving Hampshire, Wiltshire, Dorset, Somerset and Devon from 11 regional offices - Axminster, Beaminster, Blandford, Bridport, Dorchester, Frome Market, Poundbury, Salisbury, Sherborne, Sturminster Newton, Wimborne and Yeovil - together with The London Office.
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    Our Services Include
    The sale of houses, cottages, farms, land, equestrian property, smallholdings, leisure and commercial property
    Residential lettings and property management
    Property auctions
    Building surveys and general valuations
    Machinery and livestock auctions
    Sale and lease of quotas
    Farm finance
    Estate management
    Planning and professional advice
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Selling Your Home
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    10 residential departments, together with the London Office provide a comprehensive coverage of property in the Wessex region from East Devon and Somerset through Dorset to Wiltshire and Hampshire. In a competitive market, Symonds & Sampson LLP have achieved notable successes for the quality and quantity of properties sold - demonstrating their ability to provide a personal and professional service which is appreciated by both buyers and sellers. By using the London Office connection Symonds & Sampson LLP ensure that buyers from London and the Home Counties are aware of what is available in Wessex.

    Our intention is to provide you with the best possible advice and service to ensure as smooth a sale as is possible.

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    We offer, as a good agent should:
    •Free Initial Market Appraisals
    •Experienced staff, with strong local knowledge, in each office
    •High standards, as required by membership of RICS and NAEA
    •Full colour particulars which can include floor plans and location maps and which can be downloaded directly from our website
    •Extensive advertising in a range of local and national newspapers along with a good history of obtaining editorial content
    •Listings on various web sites including Rightmove, The London Office, our own Website and many more
    •Access, via The London Office in St James', to London, Home Counties and overseas buyers. Property Exhibitions are held there or elsewhere in London from time to time.
    •An effective and efficient back-office database. Ours is Internet-based and enables us to share our properties and several thousand potential buyers instantly across our 10 offices.
    •Instant e-mail alerts to suitable applicants about new properties.
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    Marketing and the London Office

    We are members of The London Office which provides us with a central London base to display and hold particulars of properties for sale. The office is manned by experienced agents and is situated in St James' Place just off St James'. From time to time we hold exhibitions either at the London office or at the Move to the Country Show when members of staff from our local offices meet buyers from the capital and home counties.

    Paul Baxter at The London Office is also available to discuss international property requirements.

    Tel:0207 839 0888

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Buying Through Us
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    Initial contact with us will usually be via a website, over the phone or in person at one of our nine offices. You can continue to get up-to-date lists of available properties on an ad hoc basis but you may prefer to register with us. This will allow us to send you details of properties just as they come to the market or when prices are revised.

    Our applicant database is web-based and shared instantly across all nine offices so that you need only sign-up once to be matched with any property that fits your requirements.

    You can register, update your details and requirements or de-register through this website. You will receive notification of new properties via e-mail and can download full colour particulars from your web portfolio.

    Alternatively, you can also register by contacting one of our offices where a member of staff will take your details and discuss the current market and properties available with you. We endeavour to get all staff to see the property but, where this has not been possible, someone who has seen it can ring you back.

    If any property is of interest please contact the relevant office to discuss it further and to make arrangements for a viewing.

    Once you make an offer it will be submitted in writing to the vendors. The staff will need to collect personal details from you, if not already known, such as the position of your own sale and availability of finance.

    We will advise you of the outcome of any offer. Once an offer is accepted, we will notify your solicitors at the same time as the vendors. Because agents can speak to both buyers' and sellers' solicitors we will keep in touch with you during the sale process with updates, up to the point at which contracts are exchanged .

    Following exchange of contracts we will liaise with you and the vendor about the hand over of keys at completion. This usually takes place in our office but with planning a member of staff may be able to meet you at the property.

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    Lettings
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    Our Lettings offices at Axminster, Bridport, Beaminster, Dorchester, Blandford, Sherborne, Sturminster Newton and Yeovil are Licensed Members of ARLA (Association of Residential Letting Agents) with qualified and experienced staff.
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    Agriculture Services
    Our Agricultural departments at Axminster, Bridport, Dorchester, Salisbury, Sherborne, Sturminster Newton, Wimborne and Yeovil offer the full gambit of agricultural agency and professional work. Our Farm Dispersal Team is based at Yeovil and we are Auctioneers for Frome Livestock auctions at Frome.
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    Surveys & Valuations
    Our Survey department is based at Wimborne and can carry out all types of surveys as well as provide a design and project management service. We have registered RICS valuers in several offices carrying out valuations of all types of property for banks, building societies and tax purposes.
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    Commercial
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    Our main commercial offices are at Poundbury, Blandford and Yeovil. They provide a full agency service for the sale and letting of commercial property plus advice on all property matters for commercial clients.
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    Property Auctions
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    We are recognised as the leading property auctioneers in the south west (data from Essential Information Group) and hold monthly auctions except in January and August selling a variety of property from across the region. The department is headed up by well-known auctioneer Mark Lewis based at our Sturminster Newton office.
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    Town & Country Planning
    We have a number of chartered surveyors who specialise in planning work from various offices. If you need advice please contact our office.
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    Steve Allen, Partner
    Steve grew up in the home counties and started his working life working in the City trading Commodities and Financial Futures. In 1998 he embarked on a new career in estate agency moving his family down to Somerset in 2001 and has since worked for two prominent local agents based in Sherborne. Steve specialises in residential property of all shapes and sizes to be sold conventionally and by auction. Steve is married to Gigi with grown children and two pointers. Any spare time is spent walking, gardening and playing squash enthusiastically but badly.
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    Linda Edwards MARLA, Negotiator
    Linda relocated to Dorset from the Home Counties in 2009 looking for a change of lifestyle. She joined the lettings department in Bridport and moved across to the sales team in 2013. As a member of ARLA she continues to have a strong insight into the lettings markets and is confident in all aspects of the property market. When Linda is not busy at work she is out socialising or back at home enjoying 'the good life', looking after her brood of chickens and small flock of sheep and generally delighting in village life in the beautiful Dorset countryside.
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    Brigit Lyons-Davis MNAEA, Secretary
    Brigit joined Symonds and Sampson in 2003 and is based in the Bridport office as the office administrator and is a qualified member of the NAEA. Brought up on Dartmoor she now enjoys life near the coast in West Bay and feels she has enjoyed "the best of both worlds" and is ideally situated to promote the area to new clients. Brigit says "I'm always pleased to welcome purchasers to this beautiful part of the West Country, with the beach so close by, fantastic walks along the coastal footpath and an abundance of local artisan food outlets, there's something for everyone here in Bridport".
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    Jan Turner
      Jan moved down to Bridport from Surrey in 2004 and can highly recommend this delightful town. She joined Symonds & Sampson in 2005 as a multi-tasking secretary and especially enjoys accompanying the Saturday viewings. In her spare time she enjoys walking her two collies (numerous countryside and coastal walks to relish), and tending her garden and chickens. She is a member of the local Toller & Hooke WI and goes to the cinema and theatre as often as possible.  She is also a dab hand at cake decorating and flower arranging.
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    Lucy Nolan MARLA, Lettings Manager
    Lucy grew up in North Devon and moved to Dorset in 2005 to live with her now husband Rob. She started working with Symonds & Sampson the same year as PA to the then head of lettings in Dorchester. She obtained her ARLA qualification in 2007 and a year later was promoted to manager of the Bridport lettings office and has recently expanded the department to cover Beaminster as well. Having celebrated a whole decade of working for Symonds & Sampson, Lucy says she very much enjoys the diversity that working in lettings brings
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    Find us

    23 South Street,
    Bridport,
    DT6 3NU

    Telephone us

    Buying: 01308 318001  Local call rate
    Letting: 01308 318010  Local call rate
    Lettings: 01308 459565  Local call rate

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      At the International Property awards grand final December 2015 Symonds and Sampson won the world wide award for BEST INTERNATIONAL PROPERTY MARKETING CONSULTANCY. We believe this demonstrates the "World Class" marketing and service provided to our vendors and buyers alike. Why not call us now for your FREE VALUATION and let's get you moving!

    Testimonials from Sellers

    • Seller Testimonial

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      Thank you for all your hard work.

      To Linda and team

      Thank you for all your hard work on my behalf.

      With all best wishes

      P.P.

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      Many thanks for your efficient service..

      To Linda and team

      Just a short note and a massive thank you for facilitating my move to Bridport.  I am loving living at the cottage, it is truly heavenly - the garden, the sun and the sea so close as well.

      Once again, many thanks for your efficient and professional service.

      Very kind regards,

      S.W.  

    • Seller Testimonial

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      A special thank you...

      Linda

      This is a special thank you for all your hard work on my behalf.

      With very best wishes.

      Ms. P.

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      You're a great team...
      Just wanted to say a very big thank you to you all for "getting us sorted in the end!". Without your exemplary help and patience, I don't know what we would have done. You're a great team and we will always be grateful".  Mr & Mrs S.
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      Thanks for keeping up morale!
      Thank you very much for all your help in selling my house and keeping up morale when it was ebbing! Best wishes.  Mrs B.
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      Excellent service
      "We would like to express our appreciation for your excellent service in relation to the sale of our property. All aspects from the initial point of contact to presentation of the property for sale and the regular updates were reassuring that every effort was being made to promote our home. Each member of your team has been important to the excellent service provided. We would have no hesitation in recommending Symonds & Sampson to anyone whom may enquire."    Mr & Mrs B.

    Testimonials from Buyers

    • Buyer Testimonial

      Keep up the brilliant work!
      "To Symonds & Sampson - Keep up the brilliant work. We were very impressed by the service provided, especially as we are buyers". Mr & Mrs S.
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    Ethos
    To be the most respected firm in the region. Symonds & Sampson are a long established firm of Chartered Surveyors being specialist Estate Agents and Letting Agents with an in-depth knowledge of the regional property market.

    Professionalism is the bedrock of the firm and we presently have 49 qualified staff who are either Members of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, ARLA or NAEA.

    Our spread of 10 offices throughout Wiltshire, Dorset, Somerset and Devon together with our associated office in London gives us unique coverage unparalleled by our competitors.

    No other firm has our heritage, experience or coverage.

    Most of our staff have been brought up in the region and have terrific contacts and local knowledge that will help you with your quest to buy, sell or let your property. We will look forward to a telephone call from you.

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    23 South Street, Bridport, DT6 3NU

    Buying: 01308 318001  Local call rate
    Letting: 01308 318010  Local call rate
    Lettings: 01308 459565  Local call rate
    Fax: 01308 421888

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