Find out about Auction House in Dorset

Symonds & Sampson is one of the UK's leading independent residential and commercial property auctioneers.

We hold monthly sales of all types of freehold and leasehold property from houses, building plots, land and farms through to the most unusual.

Our clients include public bodies, executors, trusts and charities, housing associations, leading banks and building societies, local authorities, property companies and private individuals.

We value enormously our relationship with both buyers and sellers and we have always placed an emphasis upon offering a genuinely personalised service and are committed to ensuring best practise which is the bedrock of our success.

Auction House

Mark Lewis, FRICS FAAV, Head of Residential, Partner

Mark was born in Devon but moved to Sturminster Newton Dorset when he was 2 years old and now lives in a village near Sherborne. Educated in Dorset he then gained a diploma in Estate Management from the Royal Agricultural College at Cirencester. He spent a short time with a firm of auctioneers in Cheshire before returning to Sturminster Newton to work for Senior & Godwin where his father was Senior Partner. Becoming a partner of Symonds & Sampson in 1990 he headed the farm dispersal sales department and was principal livestock auctioneer at Yeovil Market. Mark now heads the residential department and is the firm's chief property auctioneer.

Marlise Jolliffe, Coordinator