Castlemore (Surveyors) Ltd

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Membership number: 6636

Member since: 2013


8 Burford Close, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 2QF
Locations Covered
Dorset, Hampshire, Wiltshire, plus Surrey, West Sussex and other areas by arrangement.
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Company Profile

We are a small firm of Chartered Building Surveyors and Inclusive Environment Consultants, established in Surrey in 2002. We have been in Dorset since 2011 and cover mostly Dorset and Hampshire (but also further afield). We cover both residential and commercial properties.

We can help you with a potential purchase or an existing property and offer the following services:

  • Building Surveys - for purchase or renting - residential or commercial.
  • Snagging surveys on new build properties or newly completed work
  • Defect diagnosis - for example, if you are worried about cracking or damp
  • Architectural Design
  • Planning and Building Regs applications
  • Project management and Contract Administration 
  • Access Auditing, designing for people with disabilities
  • Party Wall awards
  • Schedules of Dilaps and Condition 

Our clients include private individuals, other surveying companies, contractors, Housing Associations, Local Authority, Charities, Schools,  in fact anyone who has an interest in looking after their property and getting the best out of it.

So whatever problem you have with your property, or whatever you want to do with it, it is possible that we could help. And if we can't, we can put you in touch with someone who can.


  • Person Name
    Ms Laura Bampton Chartered Building Surveyor
  • Person Name
    Mr Mal Thomas Associate RICS Building Surveyor
  • person
    Mrs Catherine Simpkins Administrator and general dogs body
  • person
    Castlemore Surveyors

Qualified to Undertake

  • Architectural Drawings
  • Architectural Services
  • Building Surveyors
  • Chartered Surveyor
  • HomeBuyer Report
  • Planning/Design
  • Surveying and Property
  • Technical Drawing


  • RICS - Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors 102365

Laura Bampton has been awarded the Level 4 Certificate in Ensuring Buildings and Amenities are Inclusive Environments by The Royal Society for the Promotion of Health. 

Laura Bampton MRICS IEC has been accepted as a member of the RICS Inclusive Environment Consultants Scheme.

Laura Bampton was elected a professional Associate of The Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors - 102365

Certificate from the University of the West of England Bristol confirms Laura Bampton has been awarded BSC in Building Surveying. 

Company Information

Limited Company: Registered as Castlemore Limited.
No. 6064719
VAT Registered: No. 891234027
Public Liability Insurance: N/A Insured by: N/A Coverage Amount (£): N/A
Professional Indemnity: Verified by Checkaprofessional Insured by: Alice Castle Coverage Amount (£): 500,000


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Feedback Reports

Showing 10 out of 73
Total recommendations:
73 reports, average score 9.9
Last six months: 4 reports
  1. Level 3 Building Survey on prospective property purchase

    Thanks to Laura and Mal for their impeccable professionalism. The report produced was thorough, detailed and accurate. I can unequivocally recommend their services.
    Client in Southampton, 25 June 2018
    @ Verified By Email
    Overall Score 9.8
  2. Building regs and advice on previously faulty plans

    Thanks Laura for saving our project. After being let down with previous architect Laura was able to produce building regs quickly whilst also spotting critical errors on the original plans which we were able to go back to previous architect to have revised. Wish we would have used Castlemore to begin with as im sure we would have ended up with a better experience of the design process.
    Client in Christchurch, 9 May 2018
    @ Verified By Email
    Overall Score 10
  3. Full Structural Survey

    Mal conducted a full structural survey of a house which we were planning on buying. He called me afterwards to summarise his findings and we got a full report 3 days later. He was extremely diligent and helpful and explained everything clearly. With his advice, he actually saved us from buying a house which would have been a money pit. Thanks so much!!
    Client in Bournemouth, 25 April 2018
    @ Verified By Email
    Overall Score 10
  4. Homebuyers report

    Laura filled me with confidence from the outset and true to form her report was clear, comprehensive and extremely useful in its guidance.
    Client in Lyme Regis, 24 March 2018
    @ Verified By Email
    Overall Score 9.4
  5. Planning Application and Building Regs for Alterations to Roof.

    Efficient, Professional and Helpful. I would certainly use their services again and I highly recommend them.
    Client in Christchurch, 6 January 2018
    @ Verified By Email
    Overall Score 10
  6. Level 2 HomeBuyer Surver Report

    Excellent service, fair price. Thank you very much.
    Client in Poole, 30 November 2017
    @ Verified By Email
    Overall Score 10
  7. Level 2 house survey

    Am trying to do a house survey for a short notice move and May managed to squeeze me in before their holiday, thank you so much. Very friendly communication and honest and fair assessment of the property. Would recommend their services. From a very happy customer.
    Client in Bournemouth, 22 November 2017
    @ Verified By Email
    Overall Score 10
  8. Home buyers survey

    A very professional and thorough survey allowed us to highlight a few issues before buying our new house. Communication was better than expected and survey was completed swiftly and in excellent detail. We would definitely recommend this company for this type of work.
    Client in Tadworth, 16 October 2017
    @ Verified By Email
    Overall Score 10
  9. New build snagging - guttering and drip trays

    I used Castlemore to do my original snagging on a new build a few months ago. Aside from smaller snags, Mal spotted a problem with the guttering and on a subsequent visit did a specific report on it, which I used to send the developer/builder. It is taken a few follow up letters ( again using advice from Mal) and the developer is now using Mal to oversee the remedial works to the guttering, tiles and drip trays. Mal is very professional, has an eye for detail and great communication skills and I would have no hesitation in highly recommending him.
    Client in Christchurch, 19 September 2017
    @ Verified By Email
    Overall Score 10
  10. Inspection of Victorian building to two flats

    Laura and the team was extremely helpful, and worked with us as we had 3rd party to co-ordinate with. Mal undertook the inspection with great expertise and professionalism. The written report was explicit, easy to understand and not too technical. Based on this service I would be more than happy to use and recommend this company for any of their services.
    Client in Bournemouth, 7 September 2017
    @ Verified By Email
    Overall Score 10

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