Christopher became a Partner of Longstaffs in 1971 and Senior Partner following the death of his father, Richard, in May 1975. He qualified as a Chartered Surveyor in 1973 and also as a Fellow of the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers that same year. Throughout his professional career, he has been involved in a wide range of work in the agricultural, commercial and residential sectors. Christopher has also been one of the main Auctioneers of the firm throughout the period and continues to be very actively involved in the firm, advising clients throughout South Lincolnshire and neighbouring areas. He is an RICS Registered Valuer. Telephone: 07711019289 firstname.lastname@example.org
Robbie gained a First Class Honours Degree in Property Agency and Marketing from the Royal Agricultural College (Cirencester). A Fellow of the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers, Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and an RICS Registered Valuer, he worked for a regional firm of General Practice Surveyors in Cambridgeshire before joining Longstaffs in 2006. Initially based at our Bourne Office before moving to Spalding, Robbie is primarily involved in Rural Property Agency, Subsidy Advice and associated Professional matters. In addition, he advises on strategic development land and heads our Farm Machinery Sales. Robbie is also one of the firm’s main Auctioneers. Telephone: 01775 765535 email@example.com
Kit has over 12 years’ experience within the profession and is a qualified Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, RICS Registered Valuer and a Fellow of the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers. Kit is actively involved with all aspects of our multi-discipline business and works from our Bourne and Spalding Offices. He is also a keen Auctioneer and regularly sells at our Machinery and Furniture Auctions. Telephone: 07900 898378 firstname.lastname@example.org
Annabel initially joined the firm in 1992, having graduated from Nottingham Trent University with a BSc (Hons) degree in Urban Estate Surveying. She then completed her RICS qualification in September 1993. After raising her family and working in industry for some years, she re-joined Longstaffs in 2012. Working within the Commercial/Professional Team, Annabel carries out Agency, Planning, Valuation and other Professional work as well as selling at our regular Auctions. She lives locally and her hobbies include tennis, badminton, skiing and gardening. Telephone: 01775 765538 email@example.com
Richard specialises in Land Agency/Surveying. He gained a BSc (Hons) Agric and MSc and is a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and Central Association of Agricultural Valuers. From a local farming family, prior to joining the profession in 2008, he had a career in Farm Management so has a good knowledge of practical farming and the issues it can create. Richard is married with two young sons and enjoys rugby and motorbikes. Telephone 01775 765532 firstname.lastname@example.org
John has been involved in the property business since 1970 and has always worked in South Lincolnshire. He qualified as a Chartered Surveyor in 1978 and is a Fellow of the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers and a Fellow of the National Association of Estate Agents. He joined Longstaffs in 1986 and became a Partner in 1989 until 2017 and continues as a Practicing Consultant. He is principally involved in commercial and residential professional work, valuations, commercial agency and property management. John is an experienced Auctioneer retaining a particular interest in antiques and collectables. Away from the office, with the exception of his family, his main passion is music.
Rebecca is PA to Robbie Longstaff and also assists in the Agricultural and Professional Services departments of the firm. She joined Longstaffs in 2011. Her interests include walking in the countryside and spending quality time with her family. Telephone 01775 766766 Option 4. Email: email@example.com
Amanda assists in the Commercial and Professional Services Department. She joined Longstaff’s in July 2020 and prior to this had worked in the Financial Services industry for 25 years. She is enjoying the challenges of her varied role. Telephone 01775 765539 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nikki Joined the Commercial Department in July 2021 after a long career in the Telecoms Industry UK and Europe, followed by a spell as a Beauty Therapist whilst raising her family. Her interests include Furniture Restoration, Road Cycling and Glass Art and enjoying quality time with Family and Friends. Telephone 01775 765536. Email: email@example.com
Kerry joined the Agricultural department after previously working as a Negotiator in our Spalding Sales and Lettings departments. Kerry is a local Parish Councillor as well as a member of Young Farmers and, where possible, outside of work, enjoys helping on the family holding. Telephone 01775 765536 Option 4. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Auctions / Accounts Manager
Chris has been at Longstaffs for over 25 years and has a vital role looking after accounts, auctions and IT. Away from the office his hobbies include squash, running and music. Telephone 01775 765534 email@example.com
Mandy joined us in late 2017 and is relishing the challenge of being involved in many aspects of the Residential Lettings department. Telephone 01775 761555 firstname.lastname@example.org
Senior Residential Sales Adviser
Graham has been an Estate Agent since 1988. Having worked in the corporate and independent sector in the late 1980s and 1990s, he joined Longstaff’s in 2000. Graham was a partner of the firm from 2007 for 14 years and has now semi-retired leaving the partnership and taking up a new role as Senior Residential Sales Adviser. His regular working days are Tuesday and Thursday. Outside work Graham likes to spend time with his family and his 3 young grandchildren. He is a season ticket holder at Boston United. Telephone: 01775 765530 email@example.com
Assistant Residential Sales Manager
Robert joined Longstaffs in 2013 and has over 20 years’ experience in Estate Agency sales and lettings. Robert is a Guild Associate and, in his spare time, enjoys socialising with family and friends. Telephone 01775 766766 firstname.lastname@example.org
Sam joined the firm in 2006 and has been involved in both sales and lettings. She now specialises in Residential Lettings and carries out a wide variety of duties within the Lettings and Property Management department at Spalding Office. Telephone 01775 761555 email@example.com
Administrator / Negotiator
Emma joined Longstaffs in 2010 having had an initial taste of the firm and the profession during a school work experience placement. She has three cats and a dog and enjoys long country walks, horse riding and holidays in the sun.
Dawn has worked for us for over 20 years and has terrific flair in producing stunning looking property particulars for our clients and has a great working knowledge of the local property scene. Telephone 01775 766766 firstname.lastname@example.org
Negotiator / Administrator
Faye joined Longstaffs in 2016.
She has some previous Estate Agency experience and has spent the last 12 years in the retail sector. Born locally, her knowledge of Holbeach and the surrounding areas is a great help to sellers and buyers alike. Telephone 01775 766766 email@example.com
Carl has many years experience in the local Residential lettings industry and joined us in December 2018. He is relishing the opportunity of working in our busy and vibrant lettings department. Telephone 01775 761555 firstname.lastname@example.org
Sharon joins our Spalding team from January 2019 and brings enthusiam and a good working knowledge of local residential lettings. Telephone 01775 761555 email@example.com
Michelle Joined us in 2022 and is relishing the challenge of working as part of our busy lettings team. Telephone 01775 761555 firstname.lastname@example.org
Kim Joined us in 2022 and is relishing the challenge of working as part of our busy lettings team. Telephone 01775 766766 email@example.com
Alan joins us in 2022 and is relishing his new role in a busy lettings department Telephone 01775 766766 Option 2. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Cathryn joiined us in 2022 and is an experienced lettings professional, enjoying her new challenge. Telephone 01775 766766 Option 2. Email: email@example.com
Stephen is a former partner of Escritt Barrell Golding – EBG who were acquired by Longstaffs in January 2022.
He is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors having qualified in 1978 and he also holds a BSc in Urban Estate Surveying.
Stephen has always practiced in Grantham, Sleaford and the surrounding area undertaking a wide variety of professional work. He is now mainly involved with commercial property matters and land development.
Stephen is a member and past President of the Rotary Club of Grantham. He enjoys the coast and countryside and favorite haunts include South Devon and the West Coast of Scotland. Telephone: 01476 590211 Email: Stephen.Short@ebgproperty.co.uk
I have worked as a secretary for Geoffrey Bishop for over 19 years in the Agricultural Department which has been a very varied role over the years covering agricultural services. My interests include cycling, gardening, going to concerts, seeing family and friends.
Angela joined Longstaffs in the latter part of 2015 having previously gained considerable experience in the lettings industry whilst working in Peterborough. She has eagerly taken on the role as Lettings Manager at our Bourne Office and has already become a valuable asset to the team. Prior to her involvement in Residential Lettings, Angela worked abroad for 20 years and enjoys travelling, reading, swimming and keeping fit. Telephone 01778 420406 firstname.lastname@example.org
Liam joined the team in the latter part of April 2021 having spent many years working within the service and hospitality industry, and previously studying at the University of Bedfordshire. He is eager to broaden his horizons and expand his knowledge into a new field. Outside of work he is an avid reader and spends a lot of his free time with his dog.
Born and Bred in Northamptonshire, Sarah gained four valuable years’ experience and knowledge in the lettings industry as a Property Manager in Oakham. Married, with two children, Sarah enjoys travelling and spending time with her husband, children, family and friends. She is an enthusiastic addition to the Bourne team
Residential Sales Manager
Angela was born and educated in West Norfolk. She moved to Bourne in 1977 and in April 1990 opened her own estate agency business with her husband Rex in the centre of the town. Eckfords Estate Agents has continued to prosper as a successful Residential Sales, Lettings and Property Management business, with extensive experience in the New Homes sector. Her interests include cooking, reading and gardening plus visits to Norfolk and holidays in France. Tel: 01778 426215 Email: Angela.email@example.com
Senior Valuer & Assistant Sales Manager
Jane started work in residential sales in 2003 and shortly after progressed to a residential valuer. Having previously worked in many different roles for Natwest Bank, her attention to detail has continued into her role within the property industry and she has widespread contacts in the local community. Her interests include cooking, voluntary work and spending time with family and friends. Tel: 01778 426215 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Originally from London, Catherine has had a varied working life. Since arriving in Lincolnshire 23 years ago she has worked for several local estate agents and schools. She has worked at Eckfords for the last 8 years and has built upon her previous experience in the property industry. Her hobbies include keep fit and spending time with her family. Tel: 01778 426215 Email: Catherine.email@example.com