News from our Agricultural Team

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Rural Property Sold Throughout 2017 our Land Agency Department has been busy selling a number of rural properties in South Warwickshire including large blocks of bare arable land which concluded negotiations by Best &… Continue reading

Farmers’ Annual Stocktake – Are You Valuing Correctly?

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An alarmingly low number of farmers obtain formal annual stocktaking valuations for their end of year accounting.  These are governed by the RICS Red Book Regulations as farmstock is an asset and farm… Continue reading

SBK Sponsors Stratford Literary Festival Autumn Programme

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SBK were delighted to be asked once again to sponsor the 2017 Stratford Literary Festival Autumn programme and as always, the choice of speakers did not disappoint. The programme began in September with… Continue reading

The Great Downsizing Dilemma

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It’s become something of a 21st Century phenomenon – massive increases in house values over previous decades, combined with the ever-changing pressures of personal and family circumstances, mean that many homeowners in the… Continue reading

Planning Case Study – Pitched Roof Garage with Home Office

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Our client wanted to create space for a home office on their property. Background: The property had an existing flat roofed garage and it was decided that replacing the existing roof with a pitched roof… Continue reading

The EngAGE Festival 2017

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Katie Carr from our Residential Sales team gave a useful presentation on De-Cluttering and Downsizing at the recent EngAGE Festival held in Stratford-Upon-Avon. Aimed at those aged 50+ the week-long festival featured 8… Continue reading

Shakespeare’s Birthplace Remains in Safe Hands!

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The recent ‘auction’ of Shakespeare’s Birthplace caused quite a stir as Shakespeare’s Birthplace Trust re-enacted the original auction that took place in 1847 when the building at that time was sold for £3,000… Continue reading

SBK Sponsors The Stratford Literary Festival

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The 2017 Stratford-upon-Avon Autumn Literary Festival is almost here and SBK are proud to once again sponsor the programme. Our events this season feature a great line-up of personalities, starting this Friday 22nd September… Continue reading

Moreton Show 2017

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Sheldon Bosley Knight were very proud to once again sponsor the Moreton-in-Marsh Show on 2nd September 2017. Now in its 69th year, the show has grown to become one of the leading agricultural… Continue reading

Saturday Viewings Person Required

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Due to an internal promotion we have an opening for a Saturday Viewings Person based at our Shipston office. Hours:  9am – 4pm. Driving licence and own car essential. In addition, occasional holiday/sickness… Continue reading