• Nick Webber
    Nick Webber
  • Lorna Cox
    Lorna Cox
  • Sara Berry
    Sara Berry
  • Andrew Spence
    Andrew Spence
  • Tessa Stanford
    Tessa Stanford
  • Sam Turner
    Sam Turner
  • Dominique Tuffey
    Dominique Tuffey
  • Sue Connery
    Sue Connery
Our Colchester office covers a large area of North Essex stretching right across to the Suffolk borders. The Sales and Lettings departments deal with all types of properties from starter homes through the entire property spectrum right up to country estates. As part of an extensive branch network which spans across most of Essex and into Greater London, the teams at Colchester regularly receive enquiries not only from local people, but also an additional supply of buyers and tenants register Read full description...ed in other Beresfords branches further south of the county now looking to move further up north. Paul Ashton is the Operations Director who oversees the Sales department at Colchester. He retains over 20 years industry experience and is on hand to provide comprehensive advice to anyone thinking of buying or selling a property in Colchester and the surrounding areas. Tessa Stanford is responsible for the Lettings department and has actually lived in Colchester for more than 30 years so has extensive knowledge of the area. Furthermore, Tessa has been operating within the Lettings industry for over 20 years and is a member of ARLA, the professional body who regulate the Lettings industry. This means she is able to offer reliable and professional advice to both landlords and tenants alike. FREE VALUATIONS ARE AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST
Beresfords

37 Long Wyre Street Colchester
Essex
CO1 1LJ

Sell: 01206 764444 Lett: 01206 763333
www.beresfords.co.uk

Properties for Sale
Properties to Rent

“ First class Service... ”

Apr 16,2018
Minithumbup
Lorna Cox
By: 'Barbara Giles'
Apr 16,2018
1 people found
this helpful
Lorna came around to value our property and was amazing, she provided lots of information about the local area, signed us up to receive alerts on properties in the area we are relocating to as well as providing excellent advice on how to market our ...
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Very competitive
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“ A* Service from Lorna... ”

Apr 05,2018
Minithumbup
Lorna Cox
Sam Turner
By: 'Nicola and Tom'
Apr 05,2018
1 people found
this helpful
Extremely happy with the service from Lorna. She is very professional and has gone over and above to help us....
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Comment on agent fees
Happy with our fee.
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Feb 22,2018
Minithumbup
Sam Turner
By: 'Jack'
Feb 22,2018
0 people found
this helpful
As this was my first time renting a property, I wasnt too knowledgable on everything but Sam was there to explain everything we asked and needed to know. He was very profressional and the process was very smooth and there was no hassle when dealing ...
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By: Bernadette Barcham MARLA, Director Beresfords Lett
Feb 23, 2018
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Dear Jack. I wanted to take the time to thank you personally for your very kind words in relation to the service you have received recently from our Colchester lettings office. I am sure that Sam will be very happy to read that you have awarded him 5 stars. ...
Feb 07,2018
Minithumbup
Lorna Cox
By: 'Peter Webster'
Feb 07,2018
2 people found
this helpful
We followed Lorna when she moved from another local agent as we felt she was very professional and really put her heart into selling our apartment. Using an independent agency we feel we get a more personal and flexible service at a realistic cost. Beresfords ...
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Comment on agent fees
The fees were the best quoted from a selection of six agencies and were very good.
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Jan 06,2018
Minithumbup
Nick Webber
By: 'Daniel'
Jan 06,2018
1 people found
this helpful
A very friendly approach from Nick, we would highly recommend Nick and this branch! Excellent customer service from the moment we popped in branch, to our appointment. Thank you...
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Jan 04,2018
Minithumbup
Lorna Cox
Nick Webber
By: 'Excellent A*******'
Jan 04,2018
2 people found
this helpful
Our property was listed the very next day and also sold very quickly Great communications from all staff involved Lorna got some excellent pictures and our listing looked great All staff very friendly and a thorough job from start to finish Nick was very pleasant ...
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Comment on agent fees
Good
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Dec 18,2017
Minithumbup
Lorna Cox
By: 'Praba & Brenda Pather'
Dec 18,2017
2 people found
this helpful
We found Lorna Cox and Beresford's to be the best estate agent that we have dealt with. The service we received from Lorna from start to finish was very professional, from the photographs she took down to the listing and listened to our needs ...
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Comment on agent fees
We found Beresford's fees very competitive considering you are dealing with a large well established network of estate agents.
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Dec 13,2017
Minithumbup
Dominique Tuffey
Tessa Stanford
By: 'Landlord'
Dec 13,2017
1 people found
this helpful
My dealings with the Lettings team at Beresfords have been excellent. Reports are detailed, payments made on time. I have nothing but praise for the team who respond promptly - nothing is too much trouble for them. Would definitely recommend them to any prospective Landlord....
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Comment on agent fees
Good/reasonable
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By: Bernadette Barcham MARLA, Director Beresfords Lett
Dec 19, 2017
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Thank you for posting your review and awarding our Colchester Lettings team a 5 star rating. It is great that you would recommend our services to others. ...
Sep 20,2017
Minithumbup
Tessa Stanford
By: 'Mel'
Sep 20,2017
1 people found
this helpful
Really friendly and talked us through everything we needed to know. She was happy to answer any questions we had and spoke clearly and made good eye contact....
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By: Bernadette Barcham, Beresfords Lettings Director
Oct 03, 2017
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Dear Mel Thank you for taking the time to post a review in relation to the service you received from our lettings department in Colchester and in particular Tessa our branch manager has worked in the industry for many years and I am sure she will be thrilled with your 5 star rating. ...
Aug 25,2017
Minithumbup
Tessa Stanford
Dominique Tuffey
By: 'Man Garbuja'
Aug 25,2017
1 people found
this helpful
To be honest I have nothing to say. Fantastic service! I have been with Beresford since 2013. I always feel very comfort and helpful....
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Comment on agent fees
Reasonable
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By: Steven Bond Managing Director Residential Lettings
Aug 29, 2017
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Many thanks for your recent feedback on All Agents and your 5 star rating of the service we provide. It's great that we have been acting for you since 2013 and I'm pleased that you have found our staff helpful throughout this period. ...
Aug 01,2017
Minithumbup
Dominique Tuffey
Tessa Stanford
By: 'Marc and Danielle'
Aug 01,2017
1 people found
this helpful
excellent communication via email, phone and face to face. fantastic knowledge of the property and strive to help with any problems or questions....
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Comment on agent fees
reasonable
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By: Steven Bond Managing Director Residential Lettings
Aug 07, 2017
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Marc & Danielle Many thanks for completing your recent review. I was pleased to read that you were happy with the service provided by our lettings team in Colchester and that you felt that our charges were reasonable. I know the lettings team will appreciate your kind words and 5 star review. ...
Jun 13,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'CaroP'
Jun 13,2017
0 people found
this helpful
We have bought and rented out a flat through Beresfords. In all our deals, they have been professional, helpful and friendly. They have worked hard to find suitable tenants and were very efficient with all documentation. We would certainly use them again....
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By: Steven Bond Managing Director Residential Lettings
Jun 13, 2017
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Thank you for providing your feedback. It's great to hear that you have been happy with our service and are a returning customer. We very much appreciate your business. ...
Jun 13,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'CaroP'
Jun 13,2017
0 people found
this helpful
We have bought and rented out a flat through Beresfords. In all our deals, they have been professional, helpful and friendly. They have worked hard to find suitable tenants and were very efficient with all documentation. We would certainly use them again....
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By: Steven Bond Managing Director Residential Lettings
Jun 14, 2017
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Thank you for providing us with some feedback. Im pleased that you were happy with the service provided by our staff and that you would use our services again in the future. ...
Jun 01,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Cez'
Jun 01,2017
0 people found
this helpful
My experience with Beresfords was brilliant. Very professional staff that dealt with my enquiries quickly and efficiently. They have been very helpful in providing a good communication channel between me and the landlord....
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By: Steven Bond Manging Director
Jun 05, 2017
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Cez Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback and I'm pleased that your experience when dealing with us has been positive. ...
Apr 18,2017
Minithumbdown
By: 'Xp132476'
Apr 18,2017
1 people found
this helpful
Beresford's are allowed to treat tenants like dirt and get away with it. Firstly from turning up to a viewing with the wrong keys and having to rearrange the viewing for the following week (having already delayed the original viewing). And having no movement on ...
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Comment on agent fees
Bad - they should provide a better service for the money paid to them.
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By: Steven Bond Manging Director
Jun 05, 2017
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Thank you for providing some feedback and I'm sorry that you apprear to have experienced some issues. Please rest assured that every customer is equally important to us be they a landlord or tenant. If you would like to contact me via email sb@beresfords.co.uk and I will investigate your conerns persoanlly in more detail. ...
Jul 18,2016
Minithumbdown
By: 'Tim'
Jul 18,2016
3 people found
this helpful
Everything went well until the day of exchange. That day was horrendous. I fully accept that this was the fault of my solicitor, but Beresfords added considerably to this by phoning repeatedly telling me to vacate the premises; that the vendor wanted access, which was ...
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What agent could do to change your mind?
Fees are reasonable, but you are agreeing to pay their costs should you withdraw from the sale.
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Comment on agent fees
Fees are reasonable, but you are agreeing to pay their costs should you withdraw from the sale.
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Jun 16,2015
Minithumbup
Sarah Knight
By: 'Simon Howell'
Jun 16,2015
1 people found
this helpful
After a very troubled sale and a couple of false starts, not the fault of Beresfords, this office and the entire team in it were excellent and are an example to the estate agents field!!...
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Areas covered
  • CO4 5
  • CO1 1
  • CO4 9
  • CO1 2
  • CO6 2
  • CO2 0
  • CO6 3
  • CO2 7
  • CO6 4
  • CO2 9
  • CO7 9
  • CO3 0
  • CO2 8
  • CO3 3
  • CO3 4
  • CO4 0
  • CO4 3
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Services offered
  • Sales
  • Lettings
  • Block Management
  • Surveys
  • Conveyancing
  • Mortgage Advice
Valuation and Fee Performance
94% customers were satisfied with fees 88% accuracy of agent's valuations
Price range of properties reviewed
Sales
  • Min: £148,500
  • Max: £400,000

Letting
  • Min: £0
  • Max: £0

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Nick Webber Nick Webber
Manager
3 reviews

About Nick The Branch Manager, Nick Webber has 19 years' experience, and together with his team has developed an excellent reputation for customer service. Nick joined the company as a manager in 2013 and now is View full profile
Lorna Cox Lorna Cox
Assistant Manager
5 reviews

About Lorna Lorna has recently started working for Beresfords but has been in the industry since 2011. She has excellent knowledge of the local area having lived there all her life and has a great team working al View full profile
Sara Berry Sara Berry
Sales Secretary
0 reviews

About Sara Sara keeps the office in check and knows the area extremely well having lived in Colchester for 50 years. She enjoys the support given by her colleagues and building relationships with clients on the View full profile
Andrew Spence Andrew Spence
Assistant Manager - Residential Lettings
1 reviews

About Andrew Andy joined Beresfords in 2010 and now fulfils an important role as an assistant manager. Being fully ARLA qualified, he can provide reliable advice on all aspects on letting. Andy has a young family View full profile
Tessa Stanford Tessa Stanford
Manager - Residential Lettings
4 reviews

About Tessa Tessa has lived in the Colchester area for 30 years and has been working in residential lettings for nearly 20 years. Therefore she is perfectly placed to offer sound and reliable advice to both landl View full profile
Sam Turner Sam Turner
Lettings Negotiator
2 reviews

About Sam Sam has recently started out in his career with Beresfords and his main responsibility is to effectively match prospective tenants to suitable properties for rent. He is well liked by all landlords a View full profile
Dominique Tuffey Dominique Tuffey
Lettings Negotiator
3 reviews

About Dominique Dominique loves working in the property industry and thrives on the challenges that come with the job. She was keen to join Beresfords due to the professional ethos of the company and the opportunity View full profile
Sue Connery Sue Connery
Inventory Clerk - Residential Lettings
0 reviews

About Sue There is very little that Sue does not know about Colchester, having lived in the area for more than 50 years. Therefore she retains unrivalled knowledge so is well placed to deal effectively with the View full profile

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