Croft Surveyors are pleased to be appointed by South East Property Developers (CA Pilgrim 4 Ltd) as the project managers on a large conversion scheme in Torquay.

The scheme involves the conversion of the upper floors of a large office building into 15 self-contained flats which will be constructed to a high standard of finish.

Tony German of the Croft Surveyors’ Torquay office commented that he is delighted to be working on the scheme which brings redundant and difficult to let commercial space back into residential usage.


  • New Torquay conversion project underway
    6 Mar 2017

    Croft Surveyors are pleased to be appointed by South East Property Developers (CA Pilgrim 4 Ltd) as the project managers on a large conversion scheme in Torquay. The scheme involves the conversion of the upper floors of a large office building into...

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  • Tangier Central nears completion
    3 Jan 2017

    Croft Surveyors (David Vestey at the Taunton office) have carried out monitoring and contract administration for this beautiful refurbishment of 10,000sqft of modern office space at 2 Tangier Central in the middle of Taunton. Work is now to commence...

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  • Forestry Commission visitor centre extensions
    16 Oct 2016

    Croft Surveyors are pleased to have been able to design and monitor construction of the extensions to the Forestry Commission visitor centre at Beechenhurst near Coleford in the Forest of Dean. Working with an unusual existing building presented challenges,...

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  • EnerPHit social housing success in Exmouth
    16 Oct 2016

    Croft Surveyors were part of the design team and have carried out contract administration on behalf of East Devon District Council for the EnerPHit refurbishment of this traditional Edwardian terrace building, thought to be the first retro-fit PassivHaus...

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  • New project underway for Pyne's of Somerset
    16 Oct 2016

    After the success of Pyne's of Somerset’s relocation to the North Petherton RRBP (monitored by David Vestey at Croft Surveyors), David is delighted to be working with Pyne's of Somerset again, carrying out the preliminary design, planning,...

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  • Coldharbour Mill Trust Combing Shed lift
    13 Oct 2016

    Croft Surveyors are delighted to be providing ongoing advice and services to the Coldharbour Mill Trust in Uffculme. Our graduate surveyor Martin Bowden has recently completed a project to install a lift into the Grade II* Listed Combing Shed, to allow...

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  • Croft Surveyors sponsor Galmington Dragons
    4 Oct 2016

          Croft Surveyors are proud to have been the sponsors of the Galmington Dragons' U11 football team's new kit for the 2015/2016 season. Our congratulations go to the players who did exceptionally well to win the...

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  • Employment Opportunites
    30 Apr 2016

      Croft Surveyors have employment opportunities for Building Surveyors and with individual drive but who are keen to be part of an established team. There are employment opportunities in the existing offices, but we will also consider approaches...

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  • Building Surveys - know what you are buying
    15 Apr 2016

      When providing a quotation for a building survey to a potential client who has not been personally recommended to us, it can be difficult to explain what they will get for their money and why they should use Croft in preference to a less expensive...

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  • How to buy property with your head (not your heart)
    31 Mar 2016

      For most of us, buying a home is the biggest purchase we will ever make – so it pays to get it right. Here we take you through the checklist of how smart people buy property. RICS has issued a checklist of the dangers of letting...

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  • Taking a lease - what a surveyor can tell you that a lawyer can’t
    30 Jul 2015

    A lawyer will agree a lease for you but by the time your lawyer is engaged, the commercial terms of your deal have already been agreed. Therefore, there is limited opportunity for your lawyer to improve your deal and negotiate significant cost savings. Employing...

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  • Residential Social Landlords
    30 Jun 2015

      Croft Surveyors have been involved in the refurbishment of a large apartment block in the Torbay area, as contract administrators for the Sanctuary Group. The project involved the installation of an external wall insulation, full external...

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  • Forestry Commission Project
    30 May 2015

      Croft Surveyors were delighted to be asked by the Forestry Commission to design and oversee the conversion of a run-down garage and toilet block in Cardinham Woods near Bodmin into modern WC and changing-room facility, to complement the newly...

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  • Healthcare Sector
    30 Apr 2015

      Croft Surveyors were delighted to be instructed as designer and contract administrator for the conversion of a section of the Plymouth Guildhall into a NHS Digital Mammography Unit. The project involved the conversion of a cloakroom area...

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  • Fire Risk Assessments: have you done enough to avoid a fine?
    17 Mar 2008

      The requirements of the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 BACKGROUND The (RRO) came into effect on 1 October 2006. The RRO replaces or amends all previous fire regulations and laws: fire certificates are now a thing of the past...

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