Members of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors visit the Estates

Members of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Land Team recently visited Clinton Devon Estates to learn more about our operations.

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Members of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors visit the Estates

The day included a tour of the organic dairy and a closer look at the slurry lagoon in East Devon, as well as a visit to the new solar farm and neighbouring commercial park on the edge of Exmouth. The team also saw the new Horizon development at Budleigh Salterton where 40% of the properties are afforadable homes for local people. 

To read more about their visit, click here.

Do what you can to elevate your profession. It is an honourable one

– Robert Lipscomb, Steward 1865 – 1892

But our power for good or evil in this world’s affairs in a countryside is enormous

– Robert Lipscomb, Steward 1865 – 1892

…and the Lord Clinton was, by the whole Council, brought to the King’s presence, who after like thanks was given, was pleased that he should be made High Admiral of England and one of his Privy Council…

– Official record of appointment of 9th Baron Clinton as Lord High Admiral for life on 4th May 1550

to set out against the Scots, the King’s enemies and rebels

– Instructions given by Edward 1 to John de Clinton on 8th April 1298, prior to him leading the Royal army to victory at the Battle of Falkirk. As a direct result the Clinton Barony was formed on 22nd July 1299

We are trustees for life of the countryside

– 22nd Baron Clinton, 2002