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Who's behind John Wood & Co

    Brian Wapshott

    Managing Director

    Brian Wapshott is our Managing Director and is a NAEA Protected Property Mark Agent and he has over forty years’ experience selling and developing both modern and listed property. Brian is passionate about houses and is always available to give you that pre-sale advice and how to extend or improve your home to maximise your sale value. Brian also carries out the majority of our valuations for sale and rental and covers all aspects of the business.

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    Claire Hills

    Lettings Supervisor

    Claire Hills is our Lettings Supervisor and also assists with residential sales. She lives in Seaton with her husband and children. She is an experienced school governor and enjoys long walks along the Jurassic Coast, Latin dancing and socialising.

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    Chelle Walsh

    Senior Negotiator & Trainee Valuer

    Chelle Walsh is a Senior Negotiator and Trainee Valuer and lives in East Devon with her husband and three children. She loves the outdoors, camping, music and is a regular theatre goer. She is a National Trust member and enjoys days out visiting historic properties.

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    Kirsty Brown

    Senior Negotiator

    Kirsty Brown is a Senior Negotiator and has been with us for over 12 years. She lives in East Devon with her family and enjoys days out, socialising and volunteers in the local primary school.

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    Margie Blackmore

    Senior Negotiator

    Margie Blackmore is a Senior Negotiator and has been with us for over 10 years. Margie has lived in the area for many years and has raised her three children and enjoys walking, live music and socialising with friends. Margie is also very experienced in spiritual development.

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