The APC and Chawton Hill’s Team

RICS APC Training at Chawton Hill Surveyors

At Chawton Hill, our team are our number one asset. There is little more important to us and our clients than the quality and experience of the people who carry out the work that Chawton Hill deliver. Over the years our directors have been lucky to benefit from some great mentors and trainers. Mentors who got Chawton Hill to where … Read More

Kingston Riverside Regeneration Project

Kingston Riverside

Recently, we became lead consultant for the Kingston Riverside regeneration project. This project involves three riverside units within the John Lewis Partnership building. Originally a restaurant, a nightclub and an undercroft, the units have been vacant for years. The Royal Borough of Kingston Upon Thames’ (RBK) regeneration team aims to bring this section of the riverside back into use with … Read More

New Office: We’re On The Move!

Wesley House New Office

Chawton Hill is moving. As the lease on our old office came to a natural close, we’ve found a new home. From the start of February 2022, we’ll be at our new office: Wesley House in Leatherhead. Still at the heart of the town in Leatherhead, you’ll be happy to find the move keeps us local! We’re heading to a … Read More

Join Our Pool of Experienced Building Surveyors

RICS House Building Surveyors Surrey

As 2022 gets underway, are you an experienced surveyor looking for new challenges and additional work opportunities? Chawton Hill have a thriving and busy home surveying practice. We work with a range of experienced and carefully selected surveyors. Together, we provide high-quality surveys to home buyers from our base in Leatherhead, Surrey to clients throughout the South East. If you … Read More

A Schedule Of Condition Post Acquisition?

Laboratory Schedule of Condition

The Project Chawton Hill were recently called upon by South West London Pathology to conduct incoming schedules of condition at sites across London and Surrey. The organisation is an award-winning NHS pathology partnership between several NHS trusts. It provides a single, integrated pathology service across South West London and beyond. The Schedule of Condition A schedule of condition sets out … Read More

South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust

Ambulance Service

Professional Services Construction Consultancy Framework It is a pleasure to be able to end 2021 with some good news. Earlier this month, we were informed that Chawton Hill are accepted on the South East Coast Ambulance (SECAmb) NHS Foundation Trust Professional Services Construction Consultancy Framework. What does this mean? SECAmb has assessed our capabilities and pre-approved our offering under their … Read More

Should You Consider Reinstatement Cost Assessments?

Education Cost Reinstatement Valuation Surveys

Reinstatement Cost Assessments (RCS) may be a requirement of an insurer. Often, they take place as a matter of routine and good practice. This is a service Chawton Hill have been offering to clients for many years. We carry them out for schools, commercial properties, and other types of building across the South-East of England. What are they? The clue … Read More

Chawton Hill Heads to ISBA 2021

ISBA Conference Venue - ICC Wales

On 23 and 24 November 2021, Chawton Hill will be attending and exhibiting at the annual Independent School Bursars Association conference. ISBA 2021 makes a welcome return to the 2021 face-to-face meeting circuit after the challenges presented by the pandemic. We’re delighted to be attending. We look forward to seeing lots of familiar faces, as well as meeting plenty of … Read More

Chawton Hill Turns 20

Chawton Hill Surveyors Turns 20

Interview With Dave Edwards, MD of Chawton Hill Chawton Hill turns 20 today, so we had a quick chat with Dave Edwards, our Managing Director. We wanted to find out a bit more about the last twenty years. How did Chawton Hill get to where we are now, and what’s changed? Dave spoke to us from the middle of a … Read More

Chawton Hill Support Nescot College

Education Animal Care Nescot

In the world of education, we’ve been delighted to work again with our friends at Nescot College Surrey. We have been helping them prepare an application bid to fund a new Animal Care Unit (ACU). Chawton Hill have an extensive history with Nescot (dating back to 2001). We have completed numerous projects with them over the years. These have included … Read More

Climate Change and Your Home

Flooding climate change

Once again, this year, climate change has been at the forefront of people’s minds. As COVID fades into the past, people have focussed on other pressing matters.  The shocking scenes of fires in Greece, and floods in places such as New Orleans have brought the climate crisis back into sharp relief. As we often observe, a home is likely to … Read More

St Patrick’s Church

St Patrick's Church

St Patrick’s Church is building a new church centre on the site of the current 1960s hall. The current building will be demolished to make way for a brand new £3m building. This new building will be two storeys and will connect to the existing church. We came on board after the design stage to help the church assess the … Read More

NHS London Procurement Partnership

NHS Framework Chawton Hill

We’ve Been Approved! In May, Chawton Hill were accepted by the NHS London Procurement Partnership (NHS LPP) onto the Estates and Facilities Consultancy Services Dynamic Purchasing System. NHS LPP is one of four national procurement hubs serving the health community in London and surrounding areas. NHS LPP works with member trusts to help them get the best value from purchasing. … Read More

Welcome to Nicholas Smith

Feedback and Satisfaction

A challenge has been sitting on the horizon for the construction industry for many years. According to 2020 stats, 22% of the workforce are over 50 years old. Relatively few younger people are joining the industry. In the next decade, experts predict the skills gap will become critical. The sector often loses out on bright graduates to careers in law, … Read More

Moor Lane Respite Centre

Moor Lane - Chawton Hill Construction Consultants

Chawton Hill Reach Practical Completion on Children’s Respite Centre We’re delighted that this great project is nearing practical completion. Though not involved in the early stages of the project, Chawton Hill supported stakeholders and client to bring it to completion. In the original works, the precise user requirements at Moor Lane weren’t captured. Chawton Hill worked with the end user … Read More

Chawton Hill Has A New Look

Chawton Hill New Brand

Chawton Hill has been around for almost twenty years now, so we thought it was time for a little refresh of our image and appearance. We’ve been serving both domestic and commercial clients throughout the South East and wider UK for nearly two decades, delivering a quality and consistent service which has ensured a longevity we’re proud of. However, we … Read More