We specialise in property surveying and project management with over 16 years experience working in and around the South West.

Building Surveying

CBC have longstanding expertise in technical due diligence with the capability to support and inform property investment decisions effectively. Whether we are assessing a single building or a complete portfolio, clients are secure in the knowledge that they have a full understanding of a buildings condition and performance prior to purchase or lease.


Our Core Building Surveying Services


Landlord and Tenant

Dilapidations law differs throughout the UK, and our experience and expertise in this specialist area provides our clients with advice that is fully up-to-date with legislation, practice and procedures. We have extensive experience of dilapidations and landlord and tenant services across the whole range of commercial, industrial, retail and historic building types.

Building Pathology

Building pathology comprises a combination of using various scientific and analytical methods to undertake detailed investigations into property defects. Building pathology encompasses the following services:
• Concrete and deleterious materials
• Curtain walling, cladding and glazing
• Defect analysis, forensic engineering and material failures
• Heritage conservation
• Structural appraisal

Building Inspection

When supporting a transaction, our building surveying team can provide independent, technical advice relating to the property so our clients are fully aware of any potential issues that may affect their investment.
The service includes:
• Reviewing all relevant technical and legal documentation.
• Inspecting the property internally and externally.
• Preparing a bespoke report to the client’s template or our own template.
• Dealing with queries raised by prospective purchasers, including more forensic re-inspection of the property, if so instructed.
• Working with the wider team to profile opportunities.

Condition Surveys

CBC have extensive experience undertaking condition surveys for a range of clients to support revenue and capital project planning.

Particularly, in the education sector we have extensive experience of working with schools and universities to evaluate their portfolio in terms of building fabric, services and compliance.
The service includes:
• Clarifying the precise extent of the service required.
• Reviewing all relevant technical and legal documentation.
• Inspecting the property internally and externally.
• Co-ordinating the involvement of specialist sub-consultants in regard to services installations, deleterious materials testing and land.

Project Management

Through effective project management we control and deliver construction projects to cost and on programme. Our intention is always on minimising risk whilst maintaining safety, achieving quality and maximising investment returns. Project management is at the heart of the core services delivered by CBC.


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Chappell Building Consultancy Limited.

Placing the service of our clients and the performance of buildings at the heart of everything we do.


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07887 425 406