Get a free instant quote for a property survey in Maulden

We work with RICS qualified surveyors around the country who offer high quality property surveys at a great price. Surveyor Local gives you piece of mind about your future property, and offers RICS Level 2 Survey, RICS Level 3 Survey and Property Valuations.

The surveyor who produces your report will be local to you with local knowledge of the area.

  • Fast turnaround of report
  • RICS qualified surveyor
  • Can help you negotiate on the property price
  • Thorough and accurate report
  • Clear traffic-light ratings for all aspects of the property
Survey Quote in 60 Seconds

We will never share or misuse your details.

Enter your details correctly to ensure your quote is valid

Home Buyers Survey in Maulden

  • Next day bookings available
  • Fast turnaround of report
  • RICS surveyors in Maulden

The content of survey reports will vary considerably due to factors including the age, type, location and condition of the property, and materials used in its construction.

Click preferred survey type to begin download.

Download sample RICS Level 2 Survey  RICS Level 2 Survey sample
Download sample RICS Level 3 Survey  RICS Level 3 Survey sample
Download sample Property Valuation  Property Valuation sample

Survey reports can be large files containing many photos of a property. On slower connections these files may take a short while to download.

Do you need a Home Buyers Survey? Which survey is the right choice?

  • House suitable for a RICS Level 2 Survey

    RICS Level 2 Survey in Maulden

    The RICS Level 2 Survey is the best choice if planning to purchase a home made of conventional materials i.e. brick & tile, in reasonable order and built in the last 100 years. Find out more

  • Property suitable for a RICS Level 3 Survey

    RICS Level 3 Survey in Maulden

    The RICS Level 3 Survey (often referred to as a Full Structural Survey in Maulden) will also be carried out by a MRICS or FRICS accredited surveyor and is more exhaustive. Choose this for non standard property such as thatched or older homes. Find out more

  • Surveyor carrying out a Property Valuation

    Property Valuation Report in Maulden

    This is an independent chartered surveyor valuation of the property. This is typically chosen by mortgage free buyers or someone requiring a formal valuation e.g. matrimonial dispute. Find out more


Maulden Surveyors

"Surveyor Local were fast, affordable and thorough. I couldn't fault them in any way."

Home Surveys in Maulden

RICS Chartered Surveyors with coverage in Maulden and throughout every county of England and Wales.

Maulden Surveyors

About Us

Home Buyers Survey in Maulden

RICS Level 2 Survey

Should we opt for a Full Structural Survey, RICS Level 3 Survey or RICS Level 2 Survey for a property in Maulden and which would be cheaper?

The Full Structural Survey has been renamed by RICS as a RICS Level 3 Survey but is essentially the same.

If the Maulden property is a flat, or is an older property, or has been structurally modified, or is of non standard construction, RICS recommend a cheaper RICS Level 2 Survey.

If you are planning to carry out major works, RICS recommend you opt for a RICS Level 3 Survey. This more detailed survey is not as cheap, however it will give a more detailed analysis of the Maulden property's condition in addition to more detailed advice on defects , repairs and maintenance options .

For more detailed advice why not get a Maulden Home Survey Quote or call us 0800 022 4428 to speak to a member of our team.

RICS Level 3 Survey on houses

What are the reasons in upgrading to a full structural survey as opposed to a RICS Level 2 Survey if buying a un-loved house?

Structural Surveys are no longer offered by RICS Surveyors as a new more technical survey which is classified as the RICS Level 3 Survey is now available. This is now the most appropriate property survey when buying an altered house - such as a tatty Maulden house. A RICS Level 3 Survey portrays in depth and often serious advice concerning the buildings construction and any maintenance needs a thorough visual inspection of any accessible parts. Read about the differences between RICS Level 2 Surveys and RICS Level 3 Survey - click here.

External brick wall issue identified during property survey

Can we get brick wall upkeep suggestions for the Georgian property we're purchasing? Is brick more susceptible to the weather?

Brick-built Maulden houses do benefit from many advantages. Unfortunately, they also be affected by various issues and defects, from frost damage to defective mortar. For instance, thermal movement, caused by more extreme temperature variation, and resulting in vertical cracks and should be taken very seriously.

To arrange a quote for repairs, contact a local specialist, e.g. B M J at 17 Wyburn Av, Barnet, EN5 5TG on 020 8441 1457.

Buyers in Maulden should consider that a great deal of variety feature in construction throughout Maulden. This being the case, upkeep may not always be straightforward. The apparent simplicity of brick repairs compared to plumbing or rewiring can lead to a DIY effort making a situation worse. Seek advice before undertaking such work, and do not disregard your surveyors advice.

Shocking Electrics

When we viewed the building we are hoping to move into We noticed that there is deterioration in the wiring and RCD unit; will a Maulden RICS Level 2 Survey go into detail on electrical defects?

When carrying out a Maulden RICS Level 2 Survey your surveyor should report on the condition of the electrics if it is clear that they are in an unsatisfactory state. A professional surveyor is required to concerns such as looking at any external installations, for example external power supply.

Confirming the existence of any evidence of the most recent Periodic Inspection Report conducted by an electrician on the property being surveyed should form part of the RICS Level 2 Survey in Maulden. Inspecting any evidence of the most recent PIR handled by an electrician on the property being surveyed should usually be part of the survey.

The IEE suggest that a PIR be conducted every 10 years (5 if letting out).

Stone block wall damage

Can houses in Maulden partially constructed with stone create upkeep problems for the buyer? What defects must we watch out for?

From Swaledale Fossil Limestone to Wroxton Limestone, there are many types of stone used in the construction of homes in this country. Buyers should also be aware that the potential severity of issues like staining will vary with the particular type of stone. The two main forms of mortared stone wall construction found in Maulden are regular and irregular. Dry stone construction is used in garden walls and field boundaries, but is rarely employed for inhabited structures. Ashlar courses are often used to finish more irregular stone walls. This external aspect will usually be supported by a rubble or brick wall. This can give rise to maintenance issues if either element of the wall has been treated with a non-breathable material. A survey will include a range of suggestions or requirements for maintenance, such as use of traditional methods to maintain older walls.

If, in the course of carrying out maintenance, you need further advice, consider a stonemason or specialist in Maulden. For example, F G M Stone, Maulden Garden Centre, Water End Rd, Maulden, Bedford, MK45 2BJ (Tel: 07787 257205) may help.