Previous Projects

From the project management of new build bungalows, the conversion of a pub into flats, phased major rebuild of a block of flats whilst the residents remained in occupation, to a maintenance review of the De La Warr Pavillion in Bexhill, our previous projects have covered every aspect of surveying and building in our business.  The main photo above shows the iconic property, The “Rusty House” in Lewes, featured in an episode of the Channel Four programme, Grand Designs.  We carried out a pre-acquisition survey for the potential new owners.

In 2014, Housemartins was employed by Seaford Town Council to act as Employers Agent for the demolition and rebuild of the new Seaford Head Golf Club. This involved weekly site meetings with the contractor during the construction period to monitor progress and quality of work and then to report directly to the Council with any problems. The project was completed within 11 months within budget. See photos below.







major rebuild of flats
Phased major rebuild of flats with residents in occupation.

Project management
Project management of new build

pub conversion to flats
Project management of pub conversion to flats

De La Warr Pavillion
Iconic De La Warr Pavillion, Bexhill. Undertaking a Schedule of Condition.

property survey
Cliff-edge property survey.

Belle Toute lighthouse
Eric Greber appointed Contract Administrator for the relocation of the Belle Toute lighthouse in 1999.

Expert Witness
John Gray was appointed as Expert Witness in relation to major works to Embassy House.

conversion of a former pub
Overseeing the conversion of a former pub into 8 flats.

building of bungalow
Overseeing the building of bungalow.

build of 6 self-contained flats build of 6 self-contained flats
Overseeing new build of 6 self-contained flats.

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    Don’t just take our word for it, here’s what our clients are saying...

    Thank you for the very thorough way you have conducted my homebuyers survey and for the helpful notes accompanying the report. This has brought about a satisfactory purchase arrangement, agreeable to both parties.

    Mrs C

    We made real headway with our dispute within a couple of days of Housemartins becoming involved.

    Bill, East Sussex Flat Owner

    Many thanks for your help and advice which I have found very helpful. I look forward in due course to working with you again.

    Ms R, Bexhill

    Thanks very much for your help and advice. We particularly appreciate the speed and efficiency of your service.


    Thank you for your support yesterday, for all the work you have done, you were great!

    Daphne, Company Director

    Housemartins helped find the best solution and gave us honest and invaluable advice.

    Rebecca, Leaseholder

    Just wanted to thank you both for the efficient process and great quality report – I will recommend you to my various friends who are currently house hunting too!


    I just wanted to thank you for a great service you have provided. Highly recommended and wouldn’t hesitate to use you again.


    We would like to thank you and the team for the great and very efficient service. We needed our house valuation completed urgently and you did just that. Definitely exceeded our expectations. Thanks for all the hard work.


    I just wanted to thank you and your company for acting so quickly for us and we are very impressed with the way in which we have been communicated with and kept informed of what is going on and the professional and friendly way you do business. Thanks again and we will not hesitate to recommend you to our friends.

    Trudy and Simon

    A note to say many thanks to you for your excellent service and report.


    I have written personally to Mr Gray to thank him for the speed and thoroughness of his report, and have been singing your firm’s praises ever since.


    Thank you for being so reliable and helpful with my matters that you have been dealing with.  Please also thank Melissa too, for her attention to detail and kind assistance.


    We were very pleased to read John’s report.  Please would you kindly pass on our thanks to him for all his help and the very informative and useful report.  Many thanks to Housemartins for the firm’s kind attention.


    Thank you for doing such a thorough job and taking the time out to discuss your findings with me.


    Many thanks and appreciate all your efforts and time with this matter.  I would have no issues with recommending both Lee and Housemartins to friends, work colleagues and family who may ever require a survey.


    Paying you that £500 was the best £500 I have spent in a very very long time. I would not have recommended you and your company if I had thought any different. You are worth every single penny. Your level of professionalism was outstanding and has helped me with my freeholder struggles tremendously.

    Mrs D