• Adrian Harrison

    Partner, MRICS Branch:Beverley

    Adrian Harrison

    Partner, MRICS
    Branch: Beverley

    Adrian is the partner in charge of our office in Beverley and has worked in these and the surrounding parts of East Yorkshire since joining the then “Dee & Atkinson” in 1975. A qualified Chartered Surveyor, he has a broad knowledge and wealth of experience in the local property market, being not only closely involved with all property sales but also providing the firm’s professional surveying and valuation services in this area.

  • Simon Dee

    Partner, MRICS MARLA Branch:Driffield

    Simon Dee

    Partner, MRICS MARLA
    Branch: Driffield

    Simon is a qualified Chartered Surveyor with 30 years experience in the Driffield area and is the partner in charge of the residential sales office in Driffield.

    Simon also has the overall responsibility for the Lettings Department and has been the driving force behind our very successful property auctions.

    He is the fifth generation of his family to be a partner in the firm and being a Driffield person born and bred, he has a vast local knowledge which is vital to anyone in the business of valuing property.

  • Chris Hughes

    Lettings Manager, MARLA

    Chris Hughes

    Lettings Manager, MARLA

    Chris joined the lettings team in 2011 and although he is based in the Driffield Office he is also a vital part of our Beverley and Hull lettings team. Although he is a native of this area, he gained his lettings experience in the West Riding after injury problems ended his career as a professional rugby player.
    Chris is a friendly and enthusiastic person with an excellent knowledge of the rental market, property management and rental valuation. He is alway keen to assist and is pleasant to deal with.
    Chris passed his ARLA exams in 2014 and has worked his way up through the company to his current position as lettings Manager.

  • Sarah Walford

    Branch Manager, Valuer & Negotiator Branch:Driffield

    Sarah Walford

    Branch Manager, Valuer & Negotiator
    Branch: Driffield

    Sarah joined Dee Atkinson & Harrison in 1998 as a sales negotiator and during her time with the company, she has experienced the property market ’ups and downs’. This experience enables her to give knowledgeable advice to clients which, when coupled with her marketing and negotiating skills, makes her an invaluable member of our Driffield team.

    Sarah also has a keen eye for interior design and an excellent knowledge of what helps to sell houses. This attention to detail means she is able to provide advice and tips on the presentation of your property in order to maximise the chance of a sale.

  • Deena Weightman

    Sales Negotiator & Valuer Branch:Beverley

    Deena Weightman

    Sales Negotiator & Valuer
    Branch: Beverley

    Deena joined the residential team to strengthen our depth of service to clients in the Beverley and west of Hull regions. She has a wealth of knowledge and experience within both the lettings and sales sectors of the Industry, having previously pioneered and managed her own agency for over a decade and more recently worked as Associate Director for a local firm. She considers herself to be very passionate about her job and very focused and experienced in the demands of the industry.

  • Lucy Wright

    Sales Negotiator Branch:Beverley

    Lucy Wright

    Sales Negotiator
    Branch: Beverley
    Lucy joined our Beverley office team early in 2017. Having in earlier years spent a number of school and university vacation periods helping us out in the sales office and with accompanied viewings, she quickly gained good feedback from our clients and prospective purchasers. We were therefore pleased when she approached us confirming she was looking for a career change, and she now enjoys matching our clients’ properties with the right buyers and plays an important role in the areas of sales and marketing, whether face to face, in the local press or on our website and social media.
  • Jeanette Kean

    Lettings Property Manager Branch:Beverley

    Jeanette Kean

    Lettings Property Manager
    Branch: Beverley

    Jeanette joined the company in 2005 after working for an estate agency in York. She feels very lucky in that she loves her job and that her skills are in being able to deal with any person and possible situation with understanding and compassion, as she only ever wants to achieve a positive outcome for everyone.

    She considers that If you have to do a little bit extra to get a result for the client, then that’s just part of the job. The most gratifying outcome for Jeanette is handing the keys over on completion day to a “thank you for your help”, or for those who move around a lot to come back and say “I’m back again”, or to receive personal recommendation from a seller’s family or friend.

  • Alison Johnson

    Lettings Consultant Branch:Driffield

    Alison Johnson

    Lettings Consultant
    Branch: Driffield
  • Toni Shipley

    Partners Secretary & Sales Administrator Branch:Driffield

    Toni Shipley

    Partners Secretary & Sales Administrator
    Branch: Driffield

    Toni joined the firm in 2012 but also has previous experience in working for a residential sales and letting agent. A local girl who has excellent local knowledge and has been well trained to handle the administrative duties of this busy office.

    As Toni is based in the reception area, she is also experienced in handling the wide variety of sales or lettings enquiries and she thrives on being well organised and efficient. She is also responsible for the administrative side of our property auctions.

  • Wendy Fenton

    Sales Negotiator Branch:Driffield

    Wendy Fenton

    Sales Negotiator
    Branch: Driffield
    Wendy is one of our longest serving employees having joined the company in 1995 as a full time receptionist. Her love for property and efficency meant that she quickly progressed to a role of senior negotiator.

    Following her semi retirement she now works part time bringing her vast experience and local knowledge to the lettings and sales team when needed.

  • Simone Duggleby

    Property Manager Branch:Driffield

    Simone Duggleby

    Property Manager
    Branch: Driffield
    Simone joined Dee Atkinson and Harrison in 2005 and has been an established member of the Driffield team for the past 7 years. Simone excels in the maintenance aspect of the Lettings Department and prides herself with good customer relations with Landlords, tenants and suppliers.
  • Jo Segal

    Secretary & Sales Administrator Branch:Beverley

    Jo Segal

    Secretary & Sales Administrator
    Branch: Beverley
    Jo is that latest addition to the Hessle office Team. she was a legal secretary living in London for 12 years but being a local girl at heart, decided to return to her roots and she has never looked back since! Before joining the company in 2014 she worked as a sales negotiator in the West Hull area for 4 years where she gained invaluable knowledge in the estate agency industry. In her words; “The most rewarding part of my job is seeing the process through from beginning to end, dealing with customers both face to face and on the telephone.”
  • Jessica Messenger

    Lettings Administrator Branch:Driffield

    Jessica Messenger

    Lettings Administrator
    Branch: Driffield

    Jess is now an established part of our busy Letting department. She has excellent customer service skills which together with her organised approach to the demanding workload and her bubbly personality make her an excellent addition to the lettings team.  Jess intends to progress her career further by becoming an associate member of ARLA.

  • David Atkinson

    Partner, FRICS FAAV Branch:Driffield The Exchange

    David Atkinson

    Partner, FRICS FAAV
    Branch: Driffield The Exchange
    David joined Dee Atkinson & Harrison in 1977 after completing 4 years in Lincolnshire gaining experience as an articled student in private practice
    Qualifying as a member of the RICS by correspondence course through Reading University in 1980. He is also a Fellow of the Association of Agricultural Valuers.
    He became a Partner in 1984 and his main area of work includes Land and Estate Management, working for both Landlord and Tenants, Sale, Lettings, Valuations and General Professional matters relating to Rural Businesses including the sale of Development Land.
    David is also an appointed Agent and Valuer for the Agricultural Mortgage Corporation and is a Partner in a small family farming business.
  • Samantha Mellor

    Partner, BSc(Hons) MRICS FAAV Branch:Driffield The Exchange

    Samantha Mellor

    Partner, BSc(Hons) MRICS FAAV
    Branch: Driffield The Exchange
    Sam is a Member of the RICS and a Fellow of the Association of Agricultural Valuers. Originally from Shropshire, Sam graduated from Reading University and joined Dee Atkinson & Harrison in 1997 to undertake her post graduate training before becoming a Valuer with the East Riding of Yorkshire Council and then the Senior Rural Surveyor in Yorkshire for the National Trust. Sam re-joined Dee Atkinson & Harrison in 2011 and provides professional advice on a range of matters including estate management, valuation, compulsory purchase and compensation, together with sales and lettings and leads the commercial property department.
  • Oliver Stones

    Consultant, BSc(Hons) MRICS FAAVT Branch:Driffield The Exchange

    Oliver Stones

    Consultant, BSc(Hons) MRICS FAAVT
    Branch: Driffield The Exchange

    Originating from Yorkshire, Oliver gained an honours degree in Rural Enterprise and Land Management from Harper Adams University College, is a Member of the RICS and a Fellow of the Association of Agricultural Valuers.
    After undertaking his initial RICS training in Cambridgeshire, he returned to Yorkshire and became involved with estate management for large institutions. In 2001, he joined a national firm to develop his agency and valuation experience, alongside continuing to provide management advice on traditional landed estates.
    Oliver joined Dee Atkinson and Harrison in 2007 and now provides a broad range of advice to a diverse client base throughout Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and the north of England. He is particularly involved with sales, lettings and acquisitions, estate management, valuations, planning, dispute resolution and general professional matters relating to the ownership and occupation of rural property.
    Oliver is also an appointed Agent and Valuer for the Agricultural Mortgage Corporation and retains an active involvement in a family farming business.

  • John Atkinson

    Consultant, FRICS FAAV Branch:Driffield The Exchange

    John Atkinson

    Consultant, FRICS FAAV
    Branch: Driffield The Exchange

    John is the third generation of the family to practice as an Agricultural Valuer and is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers. John has over 40 years of experience and specialises in sales and purchases of agricultural land and farms, development land and landlord & tenant matters together with land management.

  • Georgina Watson

    Associate, BSc (Hons) MRICS FAAV Branch:Driffield The Exchange

    Georgina Watson

    Associate, BSc (Hons) MRICS FAAV
    Branch: Driffield The Exchange
    Georgina joined Dee Atkinson & Harrison in 2009 following completion of her degree in Rural Enterprise and Land Management from Harper Adams University College, which also involved a work placement at Halifax Estates, Garrowby.
    Georgina is a Vale of York farmer’s wife and her main areas of work include land and estate management, landlord and tenant, sales, lettings, farm subsidy and conservation schemes and rural planning.
    Georgina is a Member of the RICS and Fellow of the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers.
  • Rebecca Horne

    Consultant, MRICS FAAV Branch:Driffield The Exchange

    Rebecca Horne

    Consultant, MRICS FAAV
    Branch: Driffield The Exchange
    Rebecca joined the Dee Atkinson and Harrison in 1997 as a graduate after completing her studies in Rural Land Management at Cirencester. She qualified as an Associate (now a Member) of the RICS in 1999, and as a Fellow of the Association of Agricultural Valuers in 2000.
    Rebecca focused her early career on rural estate management and landlord and tenant matters, with some agency and other professional work and was one of the two lead professionals dealing with the change from Arable Area Payments to the Single Payment Scheme.
    Rebecca has developed a special interest and an in depth knowledge of the Agricultural Holdings Act and in particular, succession planning and dispute resolution, and now works throughout the region advising both landlords and tenants. Since having children her role has changed into a flexible Consultant within the Rural Team, working part time.
  • Charles Urquhart

    Consultant, MA(Cantab) FRICS Branch:Driffield The Exchange

    Charles Urquhart

    Consultant, MA(Cantab) FRICS
    Branch: Driffield The Exchange
    Charles is a Cambridge graduate with over 40 years’ experience of estate management and forestry throughout the region. Charles now specialises in Forestry and Woodland Management including advice on valuation and marketing of timber and sporting.
  • Davina Fillingham

    Associate Partner, BSc (Hons) MRICS FAAV NSch Branch:Driffield The Exchange

    Davina Fillingham

    Associate Partner, BSc (Hons) MRICS FAAV NSch
    Branch: Driffield The Exchange

    Davina joined Dee Atkinson & Harrison in 2019, she lives locally and is involved in all aspects of the Yorkshire farming community.  After graduating from the Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester with a B.Sc. (Hons) in Rural Land Management, Davina qualified as a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and a Fellow of the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers in 2007 and joins us with 13 year’s experience with a York based firm of Chartered Surveyors, Auctioneers & Valuers.  In 2013 Davina was awarded a prestigious Nuffield Farming Scholarship during which she studied Precision Agriculture and has been an advocate for all things “Agri-Tech”.  She provides professional advice on a range of matters including Estate Management, Valuation, Agency and Agri-Business including the preparation of Grant Applications for farmers looking to adopt the latest technologies. Davina is an RICS Registered Valuer and sits on the RICS Rural Board.  

  • Michele Johnson

    Receptionist Branch:Driffield The Exchange

    Michele Johnson

    Receptionist
    Branch: Driffield The Exchange
  • Elizabeth Dunn

    Partners Secretary Branch:Driffield The Exchange

    Elizabeth Dunn

    Partners Secretary
    Branch: Driffield The Exchange
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  • Norma King

    Sales Negotiator Branch:Driffield

    Norma King

    Sales Negotiator
    Branch: Driffield

    Norma has been a key part of our Driffield sales team since she returned to her roots in East Yorkshire and joined the company in 2005.
    With many years working in sales and marketing Norma possesses excellent customer service and communication skills, always happy to listen and offer clients help and advice throughout the process of viewing, buying or selling property.

  • Kay Person

    Partners Secretary Branch:

    Kay Person

    Partners Secretary
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  • Lucy Cooper

    Sales Administrator and PA Branch:

    Lucy Cooper

    Sales Administrator and PA
    Branch:

    Lucy is the latest recruit at our Driffield Branch and has taken to the job like a duck to water.  Having previously been involved in sales, her front of house role is ideal for her to put her selling skills to good use.  Her bubbly personality provides customers with friendly service and her local knowledge means she is also informative.

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