Darwen, Lancashire, Darwen, BB3
4.9/5, 341 reviews
96% recommended
98% sales valuation accuracy
99% sales fee satisfaction
98% lettings valuation accuracy
98% lettings fee satisfaction
Ainsworth Lord Estates is a family run estate agents. Owners Paul and Deborah Ainsworth Lord live in Darwen as do all members of their long serving and experienced team.We are a member of the Guild of Property Professionals, which is the most prestigious network of over 800 Best in Class ... show more Ainsworth Lord Estates is a family run estate agents. Owners Paul and Deborah Ainsworth Lord live in Darwen as do all members of their long serving and experienced team.

We are a member of the Guild of Property Professionals, which is the most prestigious network of over 800 Best in Class Independent Agents in the country, we were specially selected to represent the Darwen & Blackburn area.

We are proud to service the property needs of the people of Darwen, East Lancashire and beyond. Our aim is to make your property experience as stress free as possible.

With our exceptional local knowledge we can help you find your dream home, ideal buyer or trusted tenant. The range of property management, conveyancing, mortgage and alternative sale options that we offer enables us to service your property requirements quickly, expertly and all from our Darwen office.

As highly respected Property Agents we appear regularly in the media for industry comments, meet regularly with government and cabinet ministers to lobby and put forward valuable comment on industry practices.

We also feature weekly on Channel 5, & Sky Tv in the hugely popular tv series Nightmare Tenants, Slum Landlords. See all episodes on our YouTube Channel:
Ainsworth Lord Estates
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCU7NY81p5a7XBJuMLpCfrXg
Welcome to Ainsworth Lord Estates, Estate Agents in Darwen and Blackburn | Ainsworth Lord Estates Ltd

Opening Hours
Address

Ainsworth Lord Estates
49 Market Street
Darwen
Lancashire
BB3 1PS
01254 760660

Performance statistics
Services Valuation Accuracy Fees Satisfaction Min Price of property reviewed Max Price of property reviewed
Sales 98% 99% £46,000 £1,950,000
Lettings 98% 98% £280 £2,500
Review statistics
From Landlords From Tenants From Vendors From Buyers Other
50 3 161 8 50 1 37 1 29 1
Areas covered
  • BB3
  • Darwen
  • BB2
  • Blackburn
  • BB1
  • Lower Darwen
  • BB4
  • Accrington
  • BB5
  • Bolton
  • BL1
  • Nelson
  • BL2
  • Colne
  • Burnley
  • Oswaldtwistle
  • Lancashire
Services offered
  • Sales
  • Lettings
  • Block Management
  • Surveys
  • Conveyancing
  • Mortgage Advice
Members of
NAEA ARLA TPOS Sales TPOS Lettings TPOS DPS The Guild Move With Us
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May 22,2020
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Verity
By: 'Chris Jones'
May 22,2020
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Thanks for all the support and help with getting my property through this difficult time we are going through. Very efficient and great customer service...
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May 07,2020
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Christine Dales
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May 07,2020
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We had a house viewing with christine, it would be the first house we have ever bought and she made it seem so easy and simple!! Would recommend this estate agency and christine!!...
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Mar 29,2020
Minithumbup
Deborah
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Mar 29,2020
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If you are looking to sell or buy your home you can’t ask for a more helpful, professional and friendly service. Really I can’t fault them absolutely outstanding....
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Mar 27,2020
Minithumbup
By: 'Susan otley'
Mar 27,2020
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Can’t rate Ainsworth Lloyd highly enough from going to view the house with Christine twice so my partner could see it we were moved in and settled within 2 weeks. Staff are so efficient and very professional but still very friendly. I have previously used 2 ...
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“Deborah arranged a tennant find for me , did ......”

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Mar 27,2020
Minithumbup
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Mar 27,2020
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Deborah arranged a tennant find for me , did an amazing job , got me a superb tennant , sorted everything out . Professional and friendly service....
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“Christine was very helpful and polite, turned......”

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Mar 22,2020
Minithumbup
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By: 'Travis'
Mar 22,2020
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Christine was very helpful and polite, turned up early and couldn’t do enough to help out. Overall a very professional estate agent and very welcoming to me and my partner....
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Mar 19,2020
Minithumbdown
Christine Dales
By: 'Eva Aspinall'
Mar 19,2020
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I was shown around a flat today by the lovely Christine Davies. She was very down to earth and bubbly! Made everything so relaxing and stress free. Was very informative and extremely helpful!...
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“Fantastic staff at this establishment who are......”

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Mar 12,2020
Minithumbup
Verity
Deborah
By: 'Tanviha'
Mar 12,2020
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Fantastic staff at this establishment who are professional and extremely efficient. All our questions have been answered comprehensively and always in a timely manner. We've been in contact with Verity who was responsible with dealing with our request and she has been excellent throughout the ...
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“Very helpful getting a tenant of ours to pay......”

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Jan 20,2020
Minithumbup
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Deborah
By: 'Geoffrey Thompson'
Jan 20,2020
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Very helpful getting a tenant of ours to pay her arrears before I went to my solicitors, saved me a fortune. Thanks...
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“Excellent estate agency...”

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Jan 16,2020
Minithumbup
Verity
By: 'Layla Calcaterra'
Jan 16,2020
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Working with Ainsworth Lord Estates here at Tenant Shop is great, the staff are so friendly and remain professional and helpful all at the same time, we have a great relationship with them and would highly recommend....
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“Christine kindly took us round a very large 2......”

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Jan 14,2020
Minithumbup
Christine Dales
By: 'Caroline'
Jan 14,2020
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Christine kindly took us round a very large 20 bedroom property she was so helpful, well organised and a genuine pleasure to be around. I would certainly recommend Christine to anyone viewing a property Thanks again...
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Dec 14,2019
Minithumbup
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By: 'Kamran Khaliq'
Dec 14,2019
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Christine attended to show us around,what a warm,friendly , lovely person. Perfectly suited to this line of work. we felt like we'd known her for years....
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Nov 12,2019
Minithumbup
Paul
Deborah
By: 'Pedro'
Nov 12,2019
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The girls are friendly, helpful, good to deal with and you can always depend on them when you need them. Great experience all round...
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“Christine is lovely and informative and a cre......”

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Oct 28,2019
Minithumbup
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Deborah
By: 'Scott Wignall'
Oct 28,2019
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Christine is lovely and informative and a credit to Ainsworths. Had a couple of viewings with us and she has been helpful even outside of her working hours and it's much appreciated....
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“Christine was very welcoming when showing us ......”

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Oct 25,2019
Minithumbup
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Paul
By: 'Cheyenne Charnley'
Oct 25,2019
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Christine was very welcoming when showing us round a property, she answered any questions we has and gave us real honest advise...
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“Lovely company, friendly staff...”

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Oct 02,2019
Minithumbup
Verity
By: 'Carley Pearson'
Oct 02,2019
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Never had any issues with Ainsworth Lord Estates. All staff friendly and approachable, they cannot do enough to help you. I would recommend them...
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“Great Viewing...”

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Oct 01,2019
Minithumbup
Christine Dales
Paul
By: 'Lesley Lowe'
Oct 01,2019
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Christine showed us around a property and was very knowledgeable . She made us feel very welcome and was informative without pressurising us. We had a later viewing at another property and couldn't make our minds up so she offered to take us to the second ...
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“Recommended...”

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Sep 12,2019
Minithumbup
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Verity
By: 'Nick W'
Sep 12,2019
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Christine was lovely from start to finish, she was able to answer all questions I asked, and in the end I signed up for the property. Recommended....
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“Excellent viewing experience...”

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Jun 18,2019
Minithumbup
Christine Dales
By: 'Lisa'
Jun 18,2019
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Great experience , Christine was lovely , friendly and informative , gave some options for possible parking issues which may have otherwise been a problem...
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“Very welcoming...”

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Jun 11,2019
Minithumbup
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By: 'Josh'
Jun 11,2019
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Such a nice lady and made me feel very welcome, made everything as clear as possible in the nicest way so all in all very good customer service 👍...
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“Punctuality...”

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May 29,2019
Minithumbup
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Paul
By: 'Oxford buyers'
May 29,2019
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We had a viewing of 31 Blackburn Road Darwen yesterday with Christine Dales. Christine arrived early which we welcomed, having driven up from Oxford. She was professional and helpful and allowed us the time to inspect the property without feeling rushed and took time to answer ...
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“Very helpful and pleasant...”

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May 22,2019
Minithumbup
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Paul
By: 'Ben'
May 22,2019
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Christine was very helpful when I came to view the property she made everything very clear and made the experience....
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“House viewing...”

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May 18,2019
Minithumbup
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Verity
By: 'Beth & Ryan'
May 18,2019
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Christine was lovely, welcoming and very helpful throughout the viewing and made sure to answer any queries we had regarding the property. Thanks christine:) Beth & Ryan x...
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“Very helpful and professional...”

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May 18,2019
Minithumbup
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Verity
By: 'Tash'
May 18,2019
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The process of renting a house has been made very easy. Christine was great showing me around very friendly and helpful. Verity was great to and made sure everything was done quickly and properly...
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“Very nice and helpful...”

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May 17,2019
Minithumbup
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Paul
By: 'Trace knowles'
May 17,2019
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Christine was a lovely person, very helful and informative , all questions answered easily and explained very well, thank you christine...
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Complaints Procedure

Ainsworth Lord Estates - In-House Complaints Procedure:

1. Ainsworth Lord Estates is registered with The Property Ombudsman Redress Scheme (and became a member of this scheme many years before it was compulsory for agents).
We aim to provide the highest standard of service to all of our customers. To ensure that your interests are safeguarded, a complaints procedure has been introduced. This provides for the matter to be dealt with internally by Paul Ainsworth-Lord and/or Deborah Ainsworth-Lord and in the event that we are not able to deal with the issue to our mutual satisfaction, by reference to The Property Ombudsman.

2. If you believe you have a complaint, please write to us in the first instance at the address below:

Deborah Ainsworth-Lord
Ainsworth Lord Estates
49 Market Street
Darwen
Lancashire BB3 1PS

3. Your complaint will be acknowledged within 24 hours but no longer than 3 working days, investigated thoroughly in accordance with established in-house procedures and a formal reply will be sent to you within 15 working days of receipt of your complaint.

4. If you are not satisfied with the outcome of our initial investigation, you are provided with a further opportunity to have the complaint reviewed by Paul Ainsworth-Lord at the address given below:

Paul Ainsworth-Lord
Ainsworth Lord Estates
49 Market Street
Darwen
Lancashire BB3 1PS

5. In the event that the final review as detailed above fails to satisfy your complaint, then you are at liberty to have the matter referred to The Property Ombudsman. We will submit our file to the Ombudsman on request. You are also entitled to have your complaint referred to the Ombudsman should we fail to deal with matters promptly or do not comply with our in-house complaints procedure within 8 weeks from the date we receive your written notification.
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