L3 Building Surveys

L3 Building Surveys: Precision and Clarity

Protecting Your Investment

Our L3 Building Survey, formally known as a ‘Full Structural’ includes a highly detailed assessment of your prospective purchase. The L3 provides comprehensive information on condition, repair, maintenance and any other value-affecting matters displayed in a clear, jargon-free report with photographs and condition ratings.

Our Building Survey service is provided for those who require a highly detailed assessment of their prospective purchase. The L3 survey can be provided for all property types, old and new. The report includes clear information on the condition of property elements from the roof and chimneys all the way down to the floors, services and grounds. 

A Comprehensive Assessment

Our focus on detail, practical guidance, and prompt reporting ensures a seamless and efficient survey experience. Our bespoke Building Surveys are benchmarked against the RICS L3 Home Survey, with the addition of specialist report sections such as structural movement and dampness.

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Do i need a L3 Survey?

A common misconception is that L3 surveys are only for old buildings however this service is simply for buyers wanting a comprehensive inspection and report on their prospective purchase.

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Highly Detailed Reports

We take pride in providing highly detailed and comprehensive yet jargon-free reports. Our building survey reports typically include around 100+ photographs for clear understanding of property issues. 

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Bespoke Client Service

Our Building Survey service includes a consultation before and after the inspection, which allows us to understand your requirements and provide answers to any questions.

Key Building Survey Features

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Aerial Assessment

Inspecting key high-level elements of the property with use of our drone and aerial camera technology. This allows us to provide detailed advice on roofs, chimneys and roofline goods. 

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An inspection of the structural elements forms a key part of the building survey. Detailed advice on the condition of roofs, walls, floors and structural movement.

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Our L3 Building Surveys including detailed advice on the presence of dampness, fungal decay and wood-boring insect activity.

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Period Properties

Our surveyors specialise in traditionally-built properties so can advise on the condition, repair and maintenance of historic buildings.

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Repair Guidance

When building defects and problems are identified, we provide practical and pragmatic repair guidance to help you plan future works.



Our Building Surveys also include a detailed inspection of the grounds. This typically covers the condition of boundary structures, out-buildings, garages and pathways.