About Lodge & Thomas
Lodge & Thomas is one of the oldest established firms of Chartered Surveyors in Cornwall offering an up-to-date service in respect of all valuations, property sales and auctioneering requirements.
Our Truro office is conveniently located in the City centre at 58 Lemon Street with a sub office in Penzance. In addition livestock markets are held weekly on a Wednesday in Truro. Truro Market is one of the foremost livestock centres in the West Country.
We hold regular sales of antique and modern furniture, bankruptcy stock and general effects at our purpose built Sale Room at Truro Market together with sales of vehicles on behalf of Cornwall Council, The Official Receiver and private vendors.
Due to the wide range of professional expertise available in the firm, Lodge & Thomas are well able to advise on any aspect of property, whether carrying out valuations for marketing, taxation, matrimonial, purchase etc.; surveying for purchasers (HomeBuyers and building surveys); specialist agricultural work (tenant right, schedules of dilapidations); milk quota; compulsory purchase and other compensation (e.g. telecommunication masts, pipelines, cables, roads) or carrying out lease renewals, rent reviews and rating negotiations we can offer an up-to-date and efficient service at reasonable cost.
In addition to our regular livestock markets we hold frequent on site auctions of live and deadstock, specialist sales of builders, nursery and bankrupt stock.
We hope our website gives you a flavour of the services we provide, but if you have any specific queries please do not hesitate to contact us.
Andrew Body, BSc, MRICS,
Property sales of all types specialising in farms and land, valuations, bankruptcy and insolvency work, compensation, live and deadstock auctioneering.
Bob Mosley, MRICS, FAAV,
Live and deadstock auctioneering, valuations, Single Payment Scheme Applications, Rural Schemes etc.
Tim Ryland, MRICS, FAAV,
Compensation work (specialising in telecommunication masts), valuation of all types of property, Single Payment Scheme Applications, Rural Schemes etc.
Antony Harris, FRICS, FAAV, MCI.Arb,
Professional agricultural valuer, auctioneering and compensation work.
Elwyn Thomas, FRICS, FAAV, FCI.Arb,
With over 60 years of experience in valuing property and specialising in tenant right work on agricultural properties.
Peter Lidgey, FRICS, FAAV,
Professional agricultural property valuations and tenant right work.
Ben Messer-Bennetts, MRICS, FAAV,
Sales of livestock based at Truro Livestock Centre.
Ross Collins, BSc (Hons), MRICS, FAAV,
Chartered Surveyor • Fellow of the Association of Agricultural Valuers • RICS Registered Valuer General practice Rural Surveyor.
Valuations, auctioneering, planning, tenancies, environmental schemes, compensation claims, etc.
Manager of the Lettings Department dealing with Agricultural, Residential and Commercial lettings.
Ed Harris, BSc (Hons), MRICS,
Recently qualified and has been working for Lodge & Thomas dealing with planning and valuation work as well as an auctioneer.
Over 40 years of experience in selling all types of residential, smallholdings and auction properties in Cornwall.
Nick Botterell, BSc (Hons),
Former farm manager and experienced estate agent in particular dealing with farms and land.
Antiques Valuer & Auctioneer
Carl Nielsen, BA (Hons),
Experienced in identifying, valuing and selling all antiques and general furnishings, having worked in salerooms throughout The Westcountry.