Duchy Appoints New Team in the North

Duchy Appoints New Team in the North

Following the announcement that the Duchy of Lancaster wished to strengthen the management of its rural estates, we are pleased to announce a number of key appointments in the North. From 1st November 2017, Rural Surveyor and Land Agent Andrew Johnson took up a new post as Rural Surveyor North with overall responsibility for the […]

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Celebrating 40 Years of Service

 Tenants, neighbours and members of the Duchy senior management team paid tribute to Tom Wells and his 40 years of service as the Duchy’s Clerk of Works in Lancashire earlier this month. Tom, who originally joined the Duchy as an apprentice carpenter and cabinet-maker in 1977 has become one of the best known members of […]

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Duchy Invests £1m in Yorkshire

The Duchy of Lancaster has continued its programme of restoration and renewal in Yorkshire, investing £1m to date in the refurbishment of its residential portfolio. A number of cottages in villages around Scarborough have been upgraded and refurbished in line with the Duchy quality standard and specification already this year, while larger period properties in […]

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Access Restored To Dunraven Bay

As the owner of more than 36,000 hectares of foreshore around its historic estates, the Duchy of Lancaster is often approached for permissions to carry out essential remedial and improvement works. Last year, this included a project by Vale of Glamorgan Council to repair and restore the slipway at Dunraven Bay, Southerndown. Over time, the […]

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