News

There is always so much going on here at Sheldon Bosley Knight and we are delighted to share just a few of the news and events stories that we are currently involved in.
Utility Schemes and Compensation

  Farmers and landowners who are affected by a utility scheme are entitled to make a claim for compensation. However, it is important to get an Agent involved as early as possible so that all elements of the claim and any accommodation works...


  Farmers and landowners who are affected by a utility scheme are entitled to make a claim for compensation. However, it is important to get an Agent involved as early as possible so that all elements of the claim and any accommodation works...

New ‘simplified’ Countryside Stewardship in the New Year

The recent announcement from Natural England relating to a simplified Countryside Stewardship scheme due to open in the New Year is good news for farmers. Natural England have recognised that the particularly onerous and burdening application pro...


The recent announcement from Natural England relating to a simplified Countryside Stewardship scheme due to open in the New Year is good news for farmers. Natural England have recognised that the particularly onerous and burdening application pro...

As another year draws to a close….

Welcome to the first of our regular updates, this one focusing on our Shipston branch, designed to give you an insight into the daily life of SBK, local events, property market updates and all things which may be of interest to anyone buying or s...


Welcome to the first of our regular updates, this one focusing on our Shipston branch, designed to give you an insight into the daily life of SBK, local events, property market updates and all things which may be of interest to anyone buying or s...

The Annual SBK Charity Quiz

A rather unusual school event took place in the town last week, when Sheldon Bosley Knight hosted their ninth annual Quiz with a ‘Back to the Schoolroom’ theme. Desks were snapped up eagerly by local companies vying to win the coveted trophy, in ...


A rather unusual school event took place in the town last week, when Sheldon Bosley Knight hosted their ninth annual Quiz with a ‘Back to the Schoolroom’ theme. Desks were snapped up eagerly by local companies vying to win the coveted trophy, in ...

Shipston Victorian Evening 2017

Staff from Sheldon Bosley Knight donned their best Victorian outfits and hosted a coconut shy at this year’s Victorian Evening in Shipston-on-Stour. The stall proved very popular, testing the aim of all those who took part and bringing out the co...


Staff from Sheldon Bosley Knight donned their best Victorian outfits and hosted a coconut shy at this year’s Victorian Evening in Shipston-on-Stour. The stall proved very popular, testing the aim of all those who took part and bringing out the co...

News from our Agricultural Team

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 & Final Offers; a smallhol...


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 & Final Offers; a smallhol...

Farmers’ Annual Stocktake – Are You Valuing Correctly?

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 stocktaking valuations should comply with the...


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 stocktaking valuations should comply with the...

Stratford Literary Festival Autumn 2017

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 the delightful duo Yotam Ottolenghi and Hel...


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 the delightful duo Yotam Ottolenghi and Hel...

Planning Case Study – Pitched Roof Garage with Home Office

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 would provide the much needed loft space fo...


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 would provide the much needed loft space fo...

The EngAGE Festival 2017

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 days of events and celebrat...


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 days of events and celebrat...

Shakespeare’s Birthplace Remains in Safe Hands!

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 to secure it...


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 to secure it...

SBK Sponsors The Stratford Literary Festival

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 with Yotam Ottolenghi...


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 with Yotam Ottolenghi...