Carter Jonas’ first instruction was managing the estates for the Marquess of Lincolnshire in 1855.

Since then, we have continued to provide a trusted, strategic and pragmatic management service to a wide variety of clients including private land owners, international companies, major institutions, charities, utility companies and local authorities.

Whether a property has been in a family for generations or recently acquired, our approach is to understand your objectives – what you want to achieve. Whether it is maximising value from the business or providing a legacy for future generations, our service can be tailored to your needs.

All our Partners and Associate Partners are rural practice Chartered Surveyors and many are also certified valuers. This depth of experience allows us to meet the variety of challenges that are faced by modern day businesses. Working with everything from small farm businesses to large country estates, our team is proficient in all aspects of management, including in-hand trading businesses, residential and commercial property, refurbishment and diversification of farm buildings, succession planning and providing innovative business solutions.

At Carter Jonas, we value our rural heritage. Our approach has enabled us to build long lasting relationships based on trust and reputation, which is why we are retained to manage over 1.3 million acres of land, farms and estates and are still retained by our first client today. 

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Sam Johnson
Associate Partner, Rural
01423 707801 Email me About Sam
Andrew Chandler
Partner, Rural
01962 833 386 Email me About Andrew
Mark Charter
Partner, Rural
01865 404406 Email me About Mark
David Hebditch
Partner, Rural
01823 428591 Email me About David
Sam is an Associate Partner, based in Harrogate and is responsible for the land and farm sales throughout the north of England. He also undertakes rural professional work including Valuations of all types of rural property and assets for a variety of purposes including secured lending, strategic planning and taxation and is also involved with landlord and tenant work. Away from the office, Sam is keen on all sports, in particular Rugby and skiing and is passionate about field sports and rural affairs.
Andrew is a Partner and head of Rural Agency for Carter Jonas leading the team responsible for delivering Farm and Rural Agency across the country. Based in the South East and London, Andrew advises on the disposal and acquisition of rural assets including country houses, equestrian property, farms, estates and bare land.
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.

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