Education

To perform their core activities, educational organisations and institutions need land that is in the right location, and buildings that are safe and suitable for effective teaching. 

Our national team of commercial property experts provides comprehensive advice to the day nurseries, independent, maintained, higher and further education sectors.

School Field

We believe that education and learning should take place in safe, stimulating and engaging environments.

Like our clients, we want students to thrive and to reach their full potential, and we can help them achieve this through the high-quality planning and design of their real estate. 

Our experts can help to deliver educational buildings that make successful schools possible, create safer and stronger communities, promote thriving town centres, and contribute towards a cleaner and more sustainable environment.

Our expertise covers:

  • Asset review
  • Planning and masterplanning
  • Relocation strategies 
  • Land assembly, promotion, joint venture and option agreements
  • Development viability/feasibility
  • Scheme formulation/options appraisals
  • Disposal and acquisition
  • Building surveying
  • Valuation
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@ Richard Love
Richard Love
Head of Architecture and Building Consultancy
020 7518 3299 email me about Richard
@ Will Rooke
William Rooke 
Partner - Eastern
01223 326815 email me about William Rooke
@ Michael Lunt
Michael Lunt
Building Consultancy - Oxford
01865 404421 email me about Michael
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Richard Love is a Partner, Head of Building Surveying in our London Commercial Team. Richard joined from Watts Group PLC where he worked since 2010, most recently as director in it's project consultancy group. Richard's role is to provide building consultancy services including relocation management, contract administration, design, strategic procurement and conservation advice with our clients.

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Three career highlights: 

Land assembly in central Cambridge for 316 room student housing scheme.

Acquisition of vacant office building in North Cambridge for £1m and subsequent letting and Asset Management to create a £7m investment.

Securing planning consent and anchor tenants for a £100m industrial development in the Midlands. 

 
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Three career highlights: 

The Haberdashers’ Company School Surveyor Michael has been advising Schools and College bursars on Planned and Preventative Maintenance (PPM) for over 20 years throughout England and Wales.  He first started advising Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls in 1998.  He has subsequently provided planned maintenance advice for Monmouth School, Haberdashers’ Aske’s Boys’ School and his team also inspected Haberdashers’ Aske’s School for Girls and their Adams Grammar School in Newport for Planned maintenance.  Michael has also been engaged to organise and coordinate re roofing and repairs recommended within his reports at the Haberdashers’ Monmouth schools.  In January 2017 Michael was formally appointed by the Haberdashers’ Company to also advise them on all of their schools which include their Academy schools.

Worcester College, Oxford  – Front Quad Surveyor
Whilst Michael has been advising the College for over 20 years on various property maintenance matters, prepared a strategic plan to prioritise maintenance and improvement works and for a number of years dealt with refurbishment projects  up to £400,000 in value, in 2016 Carter Jonas were asked to tender for the role of Front Quad Surveyor.  Against tough competition Michael and his team have been appointed by the College to advise on a program of refurbishment of their Grade I listed Front Quad property which will be phased over the next 7 – 10 years. 

Thorpe Mandeville Manor, Oxon.
Carter Jonas have provided professional advice on rural estate properties to  this family client for many years.  In 2011 Michael was appointed by the next generation of the family to own the Manor and advise on prioritising and specifying phased re roofing works to their Grade II* listed Manor house, in close consultation with the local Conservation Officer and Historic England (formerly known as English Heritage).   He is currently coordinating the internal refurbishment of this property which includes a new Biomass boiler and district heating situated in the stable block to heat the Manor and stable cottages, re plumbing and re wiring and associated modernisation and conservation of the interior. 

 

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