Serving Somerset’s

Rural Community for over 140 years

Tamlyns have a long and proud history of acting on behalf of farmers, land owners, tenants, trusts and local authorities in and around Somerset. As Chartered Rural Surveyors, Tamlyns offer a wide range of professional services relating to all aspects of land and rural property.

Sale and Letting of Rural property

Tamlyns has been selling and letting property for over 140 years. Our team can arrange for the sale of rural land and property by auction, tender or private treaty, as well as undertaking private negotiations and acquisitions on behalf of clients.

Valuation

With comprehensive knowledge of the local property market backed by 140 years in the business, Tamlyns is ideally placed to provide formal valuations of a a wide range of property.

Our Surveyors are able to provide valuations of rural property, farms and land for secured lending, taxation or expert witness purposes for the courts. Our valuations conform to the requirements of RICS Global Standards (The Red Book). Click here to find out about other residential valuation services we provide.
Property Surveys and Valuations

Steve McGinn

"Could you please pass on my regards and thanks to John for his thorough survey of our cottage. It was a pleasure to meet him as he is an absolute gentleman."

Danny Cox

"I have to say it was the best homebuyers report I have ever seen. "

Wendy Bishop

"I would just like to say how impressed I was with the survey, both in terms of the content and the presentation. The photographs were clear and pertinent, and it was a pleasure to read coherent and accurate text, something which is becoming increasingly rare."

Alex Bennett

"Great service from the team at Tamlyns, was kept up to date throughout and would highly recommend."

Dave White

"Fast and friendly good service"

Basic Payment Scheme

Our Rural Professional department assists landowners and farmers every year by completing their annual claim forms, and providing expert advice on land eligibility, Greening requirements, Entitlements and transfers.

Tamlyns Surveyors can help you to understand how things work under the current Basic Payment legislation and Cross Compliance rules, and can help you plan for the future upcoming subsidy schemes.

Environmental Grants

Tamlyns have the knowledge and experience to help you take advantage of the available environmental and capital grant schemes for farmers and landowners.

Our rural experts can offer practical help and advice in preparing and submitting, as well as managing annual claims. We will provide well-informed guidance to enable you to make the best of grant opportunities for your business.

Farm Dispersals and Outdoor Auctions

Tamlyns has been holding farm sales and auctions ever since it was established in 1878. We currently hold regular outdoor collective sales throughout the spring and summer months at various locations.

Our team has invested in the specialist equipment needed to ensure that outdoor auctions are managed effectively and professionally, using modern technology to conduct sales of agricultural equipment, plants, vehicles, machinery, farming bygones, cars, caravans, trailers, outdoor effects, building equipment and more.

For advice on holding a farm dispersal sale or entering lots into a Tamlyns collective outdoor auction sale, contact our team.

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Upcoming auctions

Compensation and Compulsory Purchase

Our Rural Professional department are experienceed at dealing with a wide variety of compulsory shcemes, from pipelines to flood alleviation works. We can help you to negotiate with Local Authorities or utility companies.

With expert knowledge of statutory rights, our team can help you to get fair compensation for losses and damages caused to your land as a result of compulsory schemes.

If you’ve been approached by a Local Authority or utility company, get in touch for advice and information on how Tamlyns can help.

Our Partners

Tamlyns work closely with the world's leading professional body for qualifications and standards in land, property, infrastructure and construction.

Talk to Tamlyns’ rural professional team today

For advice or additional information on any of the services described above, call Tamlyns and speak to a member of our Rural Professional team on 01278 458241, or email agricultural@tamlyns.co.uk.
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