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There are remains of the 12th-century King John's Palace, in Clipstone, between Mansfield and Edwinstowe, in an area that was a retreat for royal families and dignitaries in the 14th and 15th centuries, for its location in Sherwood Forest and famed fresh air and exclusiveness. 

Mansfield has over 240 listed buildings which represent an important part of the district's architectural heritage. Most of its buildings date from the 14th and 15th centuries. A total of 10 per cent of the areas listed structures were found to be ‘at risk’ while two per cent of the area’s listed buildings were found to be in severe risk of rapid deterioration. 

 A beautiful Methodist church, a former doctor’s surgery and historic shops in the town centre. have been subsequently demolished and redeveloped. 

 Many standard construction semi-detached and terrace homes were built in the 1930’s. Houses were cheap because the supply of land for housing was very elastic. Many homes are now sold under the Help to Buy and Shared Ownership scheme.

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There is only one River in Mansfield which is called the river Maun. 

Properties built very close to the river Maun are subject to flood warnings and alerts from time to time. The normal level of the River Maun at Field Mill in average weather conditions is between 0.59m and 0.70m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year. 

The usual range of the River Maun at Field Mill in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.60m and 1.40m. If you are concerned that a property you are looking to buy is in a flood risk area, you should consider getting a flood risk report (click for more details).
There are a few properties in north Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire areas that have been affected by Subsidence. If you are concerned that a property you are looking to buy has been affected by Subsidence, you should consider getting a ground stability report.
Testing has shown that a considerable number of southern and central parts of Newark and Sherwood District Council's area are Radon affected. 

These include parts of Farnsfield, Edingley, Kirklington, Southwell, Thurgarton, Bleasby, Gonalston, Epperstone, Lowdham, Hoveringham, Caythorpe, Bulcote, Gunthorpe, Alverton, Kilvington, Staunton in the Vale, Cotham, Hawton, Balderton and Barnby in the Willows. 

In these areas there are only a small percentage of homes at or above the Government's Action Level of 200 Bq/m3. If you are concerned that a property you are buying is in an area of raised Radon, you should consider ordering a radon risk report.

NottinghamshireThe county of Nottinghamshire is based in the East Midlands and its principal town is Nottingham. The county's districts include Ashfield, Broxtowe, Bassetlaw, Mansfield, Newark, Gedling and Sherwood.

The county has two universities; the University of Nottingham and Nottingham Trent University. The former has been around since 1881 and is the largest university in Nottinghamshire and is one of the top 4 universities in the UK for the sum of research funds it receives.

There are a number of prominent football clubs in and around the county, including Nottingham Forest and Notts County, the latter of which is recognised as the oldest association football team in the world now playing at a professional level. 

Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club's home ground is Trent Bridge, also a Test Cricket ground. Notable alumni include Harold Larwood (England's principal strike bowler during the Bodyline series), Sir Gary Sobers and Sir Richard Hadlee.

Listed Building Surveyors Mansfield

We have local RICS surveyors who specialise in listed building surveys in Mansfield. To find out more go to - Listed Building Surveys - Building Surveyor and Survey Cost in Mansfield

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Mansfield Planning Application Search

You can review what planning applications have been granted or denied for properties in your area by contacting Mansfield District Council at Civic Centre, Chesterfield Road South, Mansfield, Notts. NG19 7BH, telephone 01623 463463, or you can check for the most recently stored planning applications online here:


Read the following article if you are thinking about building an extension.

Home Buyers Survey in and around Mansfield

Our Building Surveyors specialise in the local area and have completed house surveys in Newark, Nottingham, Chesterfield, Sheffield, Doncaster, Derby and Workshop.

We employ only expert RICS Building Surveyors to undertake Home Buyers Surveys in Mansfield. Whether you are buying an old run down 'doer upper' or standard construction freehold house, our RICS surveyors have seen them all.

With a vast number of years of experience completing surveys on properties in Mansfield we'll be able to give you the detailed Mansfield HomeBuyers report that you will need to know and what defects there are with your property.


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Recently completed surveys near you:

  • Bloomsbury Gardens, NG18 4XY
  • The Connexion, NG18 5PB
  • Mary Street, NG17 7JS
  • Silk Street NG17 5AD
  • Bolingey Way, NG15 6TQ

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Our Building Surveyor uses their local knowledge of Mansfield to ensure they deliver a detailed homebuyers report to help you decide whether you should move forward with your home move or if you should pull out.

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We normally have availability within days of you booking and our turnaround for homebuyers survey reports is within 5 working days.

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Panel of RICS Surveyors

Ranging from 10 to 40 years all of our chartered RICS Surveyors are registered with and regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and have indemnity insurance that covers all of the work they undertake in a Home Buyers Survey in Mansfield.

Home Buyers Survey - What does it cover?

Our RICS Surveyor, during a Home Buyers Survey, inspects both the inside and the outside of your property and searches in particular for subsidence, damp, infestations and any cracks or other damage to the property.

The procedure is non-intrusive. It is highly recommended that you get one, whether a Building Survey (which used to be known as a Full Structural Survey) or a HomeBuyers Report, if you are thinking of buying a property in Mansfield.

NB If you're a first time buyer, you might wish to click on What is a House Survey to find out more, including what happens during the inspection.

Click to find out how much does a house survey cost (free, no obligation quote)
If they find any issues during the inspection of your property in Mansfield, our surveyor will flag them up in the Home Buyers Survey and give you advice on what you should do to solve them. An example of this is where the surveyor finds evidence of woodworm infestation. 

If you are concerned about any other defects with the property you MUST get a Home Buyers Survey as the costs of repairing the defects can run into thousands of pounds. 

You can find a local RICS surveyor by using the search at the bottom RHS of this page.
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Is a Mortgage valuation a defect survey?

Many people are not entirely sure about the difference between a mortgage valuation and a HomeBuyers Survey.

Your lender conducts its own valuation on the property in Mansfield you intend to buy to check that it is lending you the right sum of money in relation to the property's value. It is not intended to examine any defects which might affect the property.

When you book a HomeBuyers Survey from us, as well as receiving an independent valuation of the property you wish to buy, the primary focus is to establish whether the property has any issues which you should know about, for example rising damp or subsidence, which might, particularly as time passes, end up requiring even tens of thousands of pounds to put right.


This knowledge is naturally of great use to you, given how much you are intending to spend. You might, on the strength of the information, provided, negotiate with the seller to contribute towards the costs of repairing the defects or even pull out buying the property entirely.

Most importantly, any HomeBuyers Survey is entirely for YOUR benefit and is independent of both your lender - if you are buying with a mortgage - and your vendor. Call 0333 344 3234 to get yours and to help your peace of mind.

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