Farm & Rural

Farm & Rural Properties

Our rural team is made up of multi-disciplined, fully qualified chartered surveyors. Many with rural and agricultural backgrounds and upbringings themselves.  Working with We work with owners, occupiers, landlords and tenants across Warwickshire, Northamptonshire, Leicestershire, Staffordshire, Derbyshire and further afield. We have been working with some of our clients’ families since our business first started 1888. Our services We offer the complete range of rural services. If you need a sales, rental or auction valuation for land, buildings, machinery, stock or produce, we can help you. Equally, if you need support with diversification, planning, rural grants or subsidies, we work with clients everyday doing just this. Whatever your question about your rural land or property, we are a very good place to start, with our breadth of experience and knowledge. It’s all in the detail We understand rural property and businesses, it’s our passion. We want to partner with you to get the best results possible, whatever your goal. Our roots are in the countryside.

The View

Take a look at our latest publication, The View, to read more about what we do for our clients, with case studies, articles and services information.

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Meet The Team

John Hall

John Hall

BSc (Est Man), FRICS, FAAV

Senior Partner

Rugby

Commercial

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Peter Bennett

Peter Bennett

BSc FRICS FAAV

Partner

Atherstone

Rural

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Jeff Paybody

Jeff Paybody

BSc (Hons) MRICS FAAV

Partner

Rugby

Rural

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James Collier

James Collier

BSc (Hons) MRICS FAAV

Partner

Atherstone

Rural

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Ian Large

Ian Large

BA (Hons) MSc MRICS FAAV

Partner & Head of Rural

Ashby de la Zouch

Auctions / Commercial / Planning & Development / Rural

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Tim Howard

Tim Howard

BSc (Hons) MRICS FAAV

Partner

Rugby

Auctions / Planning & Development / Rural

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Jennifer Whitton

Jennifer Whitton

BSc (Hons) MRICS FAAV

Senior Surveyor

Towcester

Rural

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Tori_Whinder

Tori Whinder

BSc (Hons) PgD MRICS

Commercial/Rural Senior Surveyor

Ashby de la Zouch

Commercial / Rural

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Jenny Hannah

Jenny Hannah

Farm Sales Co-ordinator

Rugby

Auctions / Rural

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Jeremy Watson

FRICS FAAV

Farm & Rural Consultant

Rugby

Rural

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Simon Harris
Mike Fallowell

Michael Fallowell

FRICS FAAV MEWI Founding

Senior Consultant

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Paul-Lees

Paul Lees

BSc (Hons) FAAV

Senior Surveyor

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Anna Meynell

Anna Meynell

BSc (Hons) FAAV

Surveyor

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Andrew Pinny

Andrew Pinny

BSc (Hons) MRICS

Senior Surveyor

Towcester

Rural

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Helen Frampton Howkins & Harrison

Helen Frampton

MRICS FAAV

Senior Surveyor

Rugby

Planning & Development / Rural

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John Sawdon Howkins &

John Sawdon

BSc (Hons) MRICS MARLA

Senior Surveyor

Atherstone

Rural

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"Thanks to the letting team who always provide great service to me and the tenants sorting major and minor problems with no fuss. Just about to put another house in their very capable care."
"Howkins have provided an excellent service and always dealt with issues in a professional and friendly manner. I will be recommending your service to friends and colleagues."
"I would highly recommend them and wouldn’t hesitate to use them again should I ever have a property to rent."