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, planning and development property experts provides comprehensive advice to the day nurseries, independent, maintain, 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

Within the building consultancy sector we are able to offer:

  • Prioritising maintenance of existing assets with budgetary advice
  • Reinstatement costs assessments for building insurance purposes
  • Identifying specifying tendering and administrating contractors
  • Representing education facilities for building insurance claims 
  • Maintenance and forward planning of repair/refurbishment works
  • Energy efficiency improvement advice
Get in touch
William Rooke
Partner, Commercial
01223 326815 Email me About William
@ Charlotte Hutchison
Charlotte Hutchison
Associate Partner, Planning & Development
020 7529 1517 Email me About Charlotte
Richard Love
Partner, Building Consultancy
020 7518 3299 Email me About Richard
Matthew Ellams
Partner, Building Consultancy
0113 203 1092 Email me About Matthew
Mark Charter
Partner, Rural
01865 404406 Email me About Mark
Michael Lunt
Associate Partner, Building Consultancy
01865 404421 Email me About Michael
Mark is a Partner and a member of the firm's Rural Division. He is Head of Estate Management and has experience of advising private and institutional clients on all aspects of estate management, strategic advice, valuation and professional consultancy matters across the rural sectors. Mark's extensive experience in advising clients in the aforementioned areas allows him to act as an expert witness in valuation and other estate or property matters. Oxford. Mark can provide advice on: Strategic reviews for estates farms and landholdings, Valuations, Property Management, Sales and Acquisitions and Rural Land and Business Management.

Planning expertise

Our planning & development teams operate alongside our commercial division to offer our clients a lifecycle of services.


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