Symonds & Sampson PLL

Agriculture House,
Market Place,
Sturminster Newton,
DT10 1DU


Symonds & Sampson synonymous with Sturminster Newton

Symonds & Sampson were established in 1858 and are one of the most respected firms of chartered surveyors, auctioneers and estate agents in the country, they also have their origins firmly rooted in Sturminster Newton.

In 1990 the old established firm Senior & Godwin, who had been working in the town for 150 years, amalgamated with Symonds & Sampson and a formidable partnership was formed.

The new firm continued to be the auctioneers in Sturminster Newton livestock market and were proud to boast that it was Britain’s largest calf market. The firm keeps market reports, posters and auction books back to the turn of the century and are honoured to keep the history, traditions and values of their founding fathers.

Symonds & Sampson occupy the most prominent position in the town at the Old Police Station and, as well as the court rooms, the cells have been preserved in all their Victorian splendour.

With over 60 professionally qualified staff throughout our 12 offices, we are ideally positioned to offer a range of services that extend well beyond the sale and letting of houses, commercial property, land and farms such as: management and letting of property; valuation of property trusts and partnership assets for inheritance tax, matrimonial or family disputes; rent reviews; succession to tenancy; general landlord and tenant issues; architectural work; arbitration; mediation; mortgage and bank valuations; building surveying; planning applications and appeals; representations regarding development plans; wayleave and easement negotiation; compulsory purchase; diversification proposals; property search, etc. We are also well known livestock and machinery Auctioneers on farms and in Frome Market.

We believe in supplying our clients with up-to-date information to ensure they are able to make the best decisions possible. With all of our experience in the industry we have learnt what it takes to meet client expectations and pride ourselves on being one of the most client focused firm of Chartered Surveyors in the region. All of our staff undergo continuing professional development and in-house training to ensure they remain on top of ever-changing legislation, to the benefit of our clients. The majority are proud members of professional bodies, including RICS, CAAV, ARLA Property Mark and NAEA Property Mark.

And Symonds & Sampson win awards. We have been recognised as the leading firm of estate agents and letting agents in our region and in 2016 we won a worldwide marketing award.

Partner Mark Lewis is a ‘Sturminster Newton boy’ and a ‘Dorset Man’.  Please contact him on 01258 473766.


Agriculture House, Market Place, Sturminster Newton, Dorset, DT10 1DU



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