Meet the Team

Mark 3Mark Boles, BSc MRICS C. Build E MCABE DipDEA DipNDEA – Partner at Meridian Surveyors
Mark is a highly qualified and knowledgeable property professional. With 25 years of local experience since qualifying as a Chartered Building Surveyor, Mark has worked throughout Sussex and Kent for a variety of private and corporate clients and is experienced in all aspects of Building Surveying.  Mark regularly acts as expert witness in assisting clients with all types of boundary, property and building disputes. Mark receives regular appointments to act as Party Wall Surveyor for both building and adjoining owners. Email:

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Will Ramsden, BSc MRICS DipDEA DipNDEA – Partner at Meridian Surveyors

Will, also a Chartered Building Surveyor, worked in the London commercial property market for several years, and then gained a wide breadth of experience as a Senior Surveyor for a large corporate surveying company. He is extremely experienced in the residential property field and has worked throughout London, Sussex and Kent for 25 years.






  • Nick

    Nick Reed BSc (Hons) MRICS DipDEA – Chartered Surveyor
    Nick is a fully Qualified Chartered Surveyor and Registered Valuer. He is a dedicated member of the team taking on pre-purchase surveys, contract administration and design & planning work.  He is also Qualified domestic Energy Assessor. Having always lived locally he has a good understanding of the local area. He has worked closely with the local Authority to build up good business relationships to assist in all your Planning and Building Regulations requirements.


  • Rachel

    Rachel Boles

    Rachel was instrumental in setting up the practice in 2008 having herself worked as a building surveyor in London. She now concentrates on the running of the business in her capacity as practice manager. She is responsible for the day-to-day running of the office offering the necessary administrative and financial support. Away from the business Rachel enjoys spending time with her three girls.


  • Jane

    Jane Ramsden 

    Jane who has been with Meridian since 2010, sits at the front of house offering a warm welcome to our clients. Jane is also responsible for coordinating the busy schedules for pre-purchase surveys and assisting with the accounts. In her spare time she enjoys travelling and spending time with her family.


  • Eden Sams BSc (Hons) DipDEA

    Eden is our graduate building surveyor. He has a strong background in the construction industry and his main role is Design & Planning work from the initial measured survey through to planning and building regulation approval. Eden is also able to assist with Land Registry compliant plans. He is also a qualified Domestic Energy Assessor undertaking assessments for residential clients. 


  • Tom Heskett BSc MRICS – Chartered Surveyor

     Tom is a fully qualified chartered surveyor. Tom has a wide experience working locally carrying out pre-purchase surveys, contract administration and defect reports. Tom also specialises in providing lease extensions and valuations for clients.


Property Team


Chris Coleman – Lettings Manager and Director of Meridian Property
Chris heads up the Residential Agency department. He has been awarded a Technical Award in Residential Letting and Property Management.  He has worked in Hastings and the local area for eighteen years and previously managed a successful lettings agency providing landlords with market valuations, finding appropriate tenants and managing property. He is well known for his strong, reliable and professional customer service skills when dealing with property owners, landlords and tenants alike. Chris has unrivalled knowledge of the local property market.

Jo Smith

Jo has worked in the lettings industry for over 20 years with a wealth of knowledge of the local area. Jo provides a professional service to Landlords and tenants with her duties including dealing with maintenance issues, property inspections, attending viewings, preparation of inventories and renewals of safety certificates. She enjoys meeting new people and is always on hand to deal with any problems that may arise.


Below illustrates some of the clients we have undertaken instructions from:


April Place Residents Association

Arbourvale Management Co Ltd

Bestcourt Properties Ltd

Blacks Leisure Group

Butters David Grey Solicitors

Dawson Harden and Tanton

Day Lewes Pharmacy Plc

Dersingham Road Holdings Ltd

EMD Law Solicitors

FPE Management Ltd

Funnell and Perring Solicitors


Fynmores Solicitors

Gaby Hardwicke Solicitors

General Estates and Property Management Ltd

Hastings and Bexhill Renaissance Ltd

Hastings Borough Council

Heringtons Solicitors

High Spec Developments

Holmes Property Group

Magdalen and Lasher Trust

Meneer Shuttleworth Solicitors


NHBC National House-Building Council

Park Lane Group

Percy Walker Solicitors

Raglan Housing Association

Roebuck Surgery

Rother District Council

Royal Sun Alliance Group

Sussex Bed Centre

Stamco Building Supplies Ltd

Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust


Meridian Surveyors LLP is a Limited Liability Partnership registered in England and Wales (OC436774), Registered office: Unit 2.02 High Weald House, Glovers End, Bexhill On Sea, TN39 5ES. The Partners are Mark Andrew Boles, William John Ramsden, Rachel Jane Boles, Jane Christine Ramsden.  The term ‘Partners’ refers to the members of the LLP and our use of that word does not imply any legal obligation beyond that of a member of the LLP. This firm is Registered as a Firm Regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors under Regulation number 046635.