Meet our sales professionals, covering Walberton which forms part of the “Six Village” area which also includes Fontwell, Yapton, Barnham, Eastergate and Westergate. Hover over each team member to read a short bio about them.
Richard has been an estate agent for almost 40 years and still feels the same passion and enthusiasm for helping clients buy and sell their homes. Having taken over Sims Williams in 1999, Richard’s knowledge of the towns, villages and hamlets in this beautiful area is second to none. “I really enjoy working with customers on their “property journey” and pride myself on offering practical, honest advice to buyers and sellers alike. Buying and selling a house can be stressful and the high number of glowing testimonials from happy customers is a source of great pride and satisfaction for me and the whole team,” says Richard.
Sara joined Sims Williams in 2012 after a varied career in manufacturing and insurance, although working in the property business was always her dream. “We have a fantastic team here in Walberton and pride ourselves on our very personal approach to our customers, whether they are buying or selling. Enjoying my job so much makes me feel extremely fortunate and I genuinely look forward to coming to work every day” says Sara. Having grown up in Walberton, Sara enjoys visiting houses which she remembers fondly from her childhood.
Louise’s property career started over 20 years ago when she worked for a large corporate company in Haywards Heath. It was a great experience and gave Louise the confidence to move up to London where she worked for both independent and corporate companies and also spent time selling property in Tenerife. After starting a family, Louise and her partner decided to move to Barnham for a better quality of life. Having dealt with Sims Williams when she was looking for a property, Louise knew this was the company she wanted to work for! “Their professionalism and friendliness impressed me as a customer and it’s great to now be part of the team,” says Louise.
Senior Property Consultant
Kirstie’s property career started in 2014, as Lettings Manager for a local agent within the Six Villages area. She then progressed onto Sales and over the years has forged strong working relationships with vendors, purchasers, landlords and tenants. She is always happy to go the extra mile and provide excellent customer service from start to finish. Kirstie says, “Having sold two properties through Sims Williams, not to mention working with them over the years on numerous chains it is a wonderful opportunity to now be part of the team!”
Claire has been in the property industry for just over 30 years working for reputable agents in the Sussex area doing a job that she loves, with her experience she is highly respected and has received many complimentary testimonials for all her support, hard work and always going above and beyond. Claire went travelling just over 10 years ago and did exciting things like skydiving in New Zealand but her most rewarding experience was the voluntary work she did in Cambodia teaching English in an orphanage and school for 2 months. In her spare time she enjoys socialising with friends, cooking, taking nice long walks in the countryside, home interior styling and decorating, gardening and when she has time, reading a good book.
Louise lives locally and has worked in estate agency in West Sussex for over 20 years. Having grown up in one of the surrounding villages, Louise has a very good knowledge of the local area and loves helping people with their transaction buy guiding them through to a satisfactory exchange of contracts and the all-important ‘Moving Day’. Louise is married with two sons and in her spare time, she enjoys cycling and walking in the South Downs.
After working for a firm of local solicitors in their conveyancing department, Pam joined the Sims Williams Walberton team in February 2000. Having lived locally for many years, Pam has a detailed knowledge and genuine fondness for the local area. Pam says, “Working as part of a great team, my role is diverse and interesting. We take the time to really get to know our customers and it’s great meeting so many interesting, friendly people.” Pam is involved in all aspects of the sales process, from photographing and measuring properties before they go on the market, to accompanying clients to viewings and negotiating the sale.
Our office is in the main shopping parade of this picturesque village. Walberton forms part of the “Six Village” area which also includes Fontwell, Yapton, Barnham, Eastergate and Westergate in the heart of the West Sussex countryside.
This delightful village area offers a surprisingly good range of properties, from large country houses to smaller investment properties and homes suitable for first-time buyers.
With an excellent range of private and public schools, the area is popular with young families and the range of leisure and recreational facilities, combined with quiet country living make the area attractive to retirees too.
Good transport links to Chichester, Worthing and Brighton and nearby rail links to London are also attracting commuters, giving the area a well-balanced, vibrant community feel.
Nearby attractions include Fontwell Racecourse, the South Downs National Park and the beautiful sandy beaches at Climping.
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