Tel: 01483 203221 • Fax: 01483 202911 • Email:

Netley House, Gomshall, Guildford, Surrey, GU5 9QA

Hutton + Rostron are an independent team of property professionals, scientists and specialist surveyors. Established in 1966, we have a wealth of experience and a broad portfolio of technical building investigation services that are dedicated to Heritage Conservation and Building Pathology. We have particular expertise in resolving issues related to damp and decay.

Our Services

As leading experts in our field, H+R offer services in the following categories:

Architectural Conservation

architectural-conservationWe take a meticulous approach to historic structures, listed buildings and ancient monuments in order to provide targeted advice for any building related problem. Our services include specialist building surveys, heritage asset management, conservation management plans and conservation consultancy.

We have worked with many major private, commercial and charity organisations in the heritage sector, both in the UK and abroad. The Royal Household, Government Ministries, the National Trust, English Heritage/Historic England, Historic Scotland and Church Commissioners are just some of the organisations on our prestigious client base.

Building Pathology

With 30+ years’ experience of all aspects of building investigations and surveys, we provide extensive professional advice on building performance, building defects, decay and failure. Our building defect reports cover structure building failure, damp issues, movement issues and insect infestation.

We use a holistic and professional approach to our investigations, which are non-destructive and minimally invasive. Our remedial property surveying and consultancy service develops effective, sustainable solutions for building defects and deterioration.

Damp Surveys

damp-surveys-1-225x300H+R offer expert guidance and assistance for damp related building problems including rising and penetrating damp, condensation, insect attack, mould and fungal growth. Our specialist damp surveys provide clear and actionable recommendations for environmentally friendly solutions to successfully treat and subsequently monitor the problem for long term protection.

H+R are an expert resource for identifying, resolving and preventing building defects and decay. We offer cost-effective advice tailored to the needs of individual properties. Our involvement in a particular project can often lead to substantial savings being made on remedial treatments and capital programmes, which makes our specialist input especially valued by mortgage companies, insurers and loss adjusters.

Our large client base comprises a broad range of commercial, private and heritage organisations including property developers and real estate companies, contractors and fellow industry professionals, landed estates and private property owners.

Our Team

At Hutton + Rostron, we are incredibly proud of our accomplished team of experts that advise and assist clients in many areas of building investigation, remedial specification and consultancy.

Our highly qualified team has been assembled from a wide range of building related technical and scientific disciplines including Surveying, Environmental Science, Natural Sciences and Architecture. We are professional members of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA). If necessary, we can also call on external academic experts and specialist reference laboratories for assistance.

Find out more about our Services and our Team by calling Hutton + Rostron today on 01483 203221 or email us at