Katie Pollard

Katie Pollard is a well respected and experienced ecologist who is based in Poole. She specialises in works to historic buildings/renovation projects, barn conversions, house extensions and individual new buildings in gardens. Her no-nonsense approach saves clients time and money as she can establish the degree of assessment required from an initial site visit.  

RIBA Part I student at UWE Bristol

Helena Jenkinson

Helena is an RIBA Part I Architecture and Planning student, who originally joined the practice in July 2020 as an intern for 8 weeks from University of the West of England. She has since become a valued member of the team, having successfully submitted applications for listed building consent for clients in Dorset and Devon in the short time she has been employed. 

Conservation and Historic Buildings Specialist

Adrienne Ridler-Lee

Adrienne is the founder of The Estate Office Heritage Consultancy. She has achieved a MSc in Historic Building Conservation from the Royal Agricultural College at Cirencester. Prior to this, she was employed by Symonds & Sampson in Dorchester as a Property Inspector. 

Conservation and Historic Buildings Specialist

Karen Carrington

Karen set up her own bookkeeping business in 2002 and works for a variety of businesses in Dorset. She loves all old properties and is currently renovating a French townhouse in Nolay, which will keep her busy for the foreseeable future.

Structural Engineer Dorset, Devon and Somerset

Dan Wilkinson

Director at Phi Structural Design. Dan Wilkinson has a wide knowledge of building engineering both in modern, historic and listed buildings. 


Angel Architecture associate land surveyor

Jon Waterhouse

Jon Waterhouse of WA Surveyors produces both topographic and measured buildings surveys. All his survey work include drones and produce aerial photographs of buildings and sites. 

Nick Jackson

Nick Jackson

Landscape and tree consultant. Previously tree officer for Weymouth and Portland Borough Council and Bournemouth Council, Nick now runs his own business, Jackson’s Tree and Landscape Consultancy.

Conservation and Historic Buildings Specialist

Peter Child

Historical researcher. Peter is Secretary of the Devon Buildings Group. He was formerly Devon County Historic Buildings Adviser.