• Welcome to
    Robson and Liddle
  • Specialists advisers and land agents to farmers, agricultural land and property owners
  • We are trusted partners to
    banking, legal, accountancy and financial professionals.

Robson & Liddle is an independent firm of chartered surveyors, land and property advisers set in the heart of Cumbria.

Established in 2015, the firm is owned and led by John Robson and Julie Liddle, two highly regarded property advisers in the region.

Our specialist team has decades of combined experience in estate management, valuations, land agency, compensation and professional work.

Our knowledge, expertise and approach has made us a partner of choice for land and estate owners, rural property owners, farmers, developers and financial & legal professional advisers.

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  • Who we advise
    We work with owner occupiers, landlords and tenants,
    estate owners, and statutory authorities.
  • What we do
    We provide professional advice and valuation expertise
    on all property related matters.
  • Our process
    We work alongside you and your other professional advisers to deliver
    a fully integrated service resulting in the right advice at the right time.

Latest news and updates

  • New system means farmers must plough their own furrow

    The government’s Agriculture Bill heralds sweeping changes for farmers, which are causing concern in some quarters. Julie Liddle discusses the implications

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  • Planning policy changes produce mixed reaction

    The revised National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) is pivotal to the government’s efforts to tackle the ’broken housing market’. Julie Liddle runs the rule over some of the key changes

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  • Succession: How to keep your farm in your family

    When farmers retire, the future of the business that has often been their life’s work can become uncertain. John Robson examines common succession scenarios – and suggests some solutions

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  • Farmers may struggle to cope with digital VAT changes

    Serious concerns have been raised about how farming businesses will cope with the mandatory digitalisation of VAT returns. John Robson explores the issues.

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