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Holiday Caravan Market Report 2018 page 001

Edwards and Partners has now rebranded as Sanderson Weatherall. You can read more about the rebrand here.


Northern Office: 01347 822 005, 

Southern Office: 01884 256741, 

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We have been working in the caravan and holiday park industry for 40 years, providing expert advice on sales and valuations across the UK.

Our expertise cover all kinds of holiday caravan parks, chalet parks, holiday cottages, leisure complexes and park home estates. This specialisation gives us the knowledge necessary for accurate valuation and practical advice. We are qualified members of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors,  the Institution of Commercial and Business Agents, the National Caravan Council and regional advisers to The British Holiday Home Parks Association.

We offer a range of services to both business operators and prospective purchasers, including:

Sales - combined nation-wide coverage with the latest computer technology, to provide quick and efficient contact between vendor and purchaser.

Valuation - providing written reports for a variety of purposes, including finance for purchase, probate, compulsory purchase and capital transfer tax.

Design and Development - dealing with planning applications, design and development, pitch fee and lease reviews.

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Brexit Bounce Continues: Caravan and Holiday Parks Market Report 2018

Despite various negative pressures affecting the economy, all sectors of the parks industry appear to have enjoyed a strong year of trading in 2017. Click here to view the full report. Confidence amongst holiday and residential park operators remains high with many looking to expand and banks are again keen to lend to these cash generating freehold businesses. As a result, the market for the sale of parks remains strong, with a distinct shortage of supply in many sectors.

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Caravan and Holiday Park Enquiry

Please amend this form and click on ‘Submit’ to send your details to our Caravan and Holiday Park division. Please note: due to the high volume of requests generated by our website, this online form does not automatically register you on our mailing system. If you wish to receive further postal updates, you will need to contact us again by filling in the form included with the sales particulars. (Fields marked * are mandatory) {loadmodule mod_tr10_enquiry}

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The Caravan and Holiday Parks Team

Contact Northern Office: 01347 822 005,  Southern Office: 01884 256 741,  Our specialist caravan and holiday parks team provide expert advice on sales and valuations across the UK. With over 90 years of combined experience, we have successfully dealt with the sale of over 1,500 caravan parks and it is estimated that we have visited around two thirds of all caravan parks in England, Scotland and Wales. Andrew Bagnell works in our Devon office and has over 25 years’ experience dealing with commercial property investments and development sites. Our team in Exeter has recently expanded with the appointment of senior surveyor, Lee Southan. Lee joins the team with over 12 years of experience dealing with commercial agency transactions in the South and in 2014 he won the Estates Gazette 'Deal Maker' of the year accolade for Devon.  Adam Burkinshaw works in our North Yorkshire office and has a great deal of experience in commercial and residential development property with his focus now on the professional valuation and agency work in the leisure sector. William Reynolds also works in our Northern office and has over 25 years’ experience working with a wide range of commercial property, in both valuation and agency. The team are supported by Kathryn Atkins in our Devon office and Gill Allen and Karen Bruin in our York office. Contact Us

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Caravan and holiday park deals

Our specialist leisure and caravan parks division, formerly known as Edwards and Partners has been completing deals in the market for over 40 years. Listed below are a selection of our recent deals. February 2017 Hook Farm Caravan and Camping Park, Lyme Regis Large caravan and camping park spread across approximately 9.5 acres of ground sold in Dorset. The site is located just one mile from popular seaside resort, Lyme Regis and includes 100 camping pitches, 17 static caravans, a site shop and a detached three bedroom bungalow. The site also features an orchard that has planning permission for a further 35 pitches which helped generate significant interest. The park was sold off a guide price of £1.9million. Barataria Park, Woking Recently completed the sale of Barataria Park, Woking after it was placed on the market for the first time in 90 years. The park is set on approximately 3 acres of land with consent for 29 residential park homes.The park was sold off a guide price of £1.1 million. Brookside Holiday Park, Eastchurch Brookside Holiday Park is located on the Isle of Sheppey, an island off the Northern coast of Kent and was recently sold off a guide price of £1.35million. The park, which is approximately 4.5 acres is currently developed for 89 static holiday caravan pitches, with 84 privately owned and five presently vacant. December 2016 Oakwood Lodges, North Duffield, Yorkshire A luxury lodge complex developed with 10 high quality lakeside lodges and hot tubs. Sanderson Weatherall has very recently sold this business and property off a guide price of £999,950. Located between the Yorkshire Dales and the North York Moors and some 12 miles from York, the lodges are let for short and long term breaks and enjoy a high level of occupancy and income. With two further lodges permitted and the pitches already developed, the purchaser, a new entrant to the sector, recognised the potential offered by this strong performing, well located and attractive holiday park. Greendales Farm and Bowland View Caravan Park, Morecambe We sold a mixed holiday park in Lancashire following the retirement of an established lifestyle business. Greendales Farm and Bowland View Caravan Park in Morecambe is a popular and accessible holiday location with close proximity to Morecambe Bay and the City of Lancaster. The site is approximately 7.5 acres and has been developed for 18 static holiday caravans and 24 touring holiday caravans. On the site there is also a 4-bedroom owner’s house with private garden including a swimming pool, summer house and orchard. The park was sold off guide price of £795,000 to an experienced park operator. Whitecote Caravan Park. Tadcaster In October we also completed the sale of Whitecote Caravan Park, an attractive touring caravan park located in the Vale of York. The park generated a significant level of interest given its location in Yorkshire and the attractive size of the site. The site is approximately 1.2 acres and can accommodate up to 27 caravans, including 7 static caravans. The site is also home to Whitecote Lodge, which provides three bedroom living accommodation for the park owner.The park was sold off guide price of £395,000.

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Specialist leisure team celebrate 40 years of service

Click here to view our 2016 Caravan & Holiday Park Autumn Portfolio Our specialist leisure and caravan parks division, formerly known as Edwards and Partners, is celebrating its 40th year of service to the UK caravan parks industry and with a buoyant market is looking forward to the next 40 years. Chris Tucker, partner in our Tiverton office, commented “The Edwards and Partners story began 40 years ago in a single office in Exeter, Devon servicing caravan park clients throughout England, Wales and Scotland. The company’s first completed sale was Maustin Park at Kearby near Harrogate, North Yorkshire, which was the springboard for a successful first year.”

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UK holiday and caravan park market: the brighter side of 'Brexit'

Adam Burkinshaw, partner in our holiday and caravan park division, talks about how 'Brexit' could affect the UK holiday market. “Brexit has created a further degree of uncertainty in the UK property market, but there’s one part of the market that is well placed to capitalise on the effects of the recent vote to leave the European Union – the holiday and caravan park market.

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Bowdens Crest Caravan and Camping Park Sold

Our holiday and caravan park team has sold a 14acre mixed static and touring park in Langport, Somerset off a guide price of £975,000. The park was sold to an existing park operator who will be upgrading the park in line with their existing portfolio. The sale of the park was due to retirement of the previous owner who had operated the park for over 20 years. Mr & Mrs May the owners of the park commented, “The sales process involved a number of ups and downs and the expert advice provided by the team at Sanderson Weatherall was pivotal to achieving the final sale.

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Caravan and holiday parks: 'A good time to sell'

We have been working in the caravan and holiday park industry for over 40 years and as market leaders in the field we really do know the market inside and out. During this time we have successfully dealt with over 1,500 park sales in England, Scotland and Wales. We deliver a range of holiday and caravan park services nationwide from our network of UK offices; including sales and valuations, planning, business rates advice and architecture and design.

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Growth of national holiday and caravan park team

We have recently grown our holiday and caravan park team with the appointment of Lee Southan, who joins us as a senior surveyor. The caravan park market continues to capitalise on buoyant trading conditions with our specialist caravan and holiday park teams agreeing in excess of £40M worth of sales over the past nine months. Commenting on current market conditions, Chris Tucker, partner in our Exeter office said, “We are predicting that these strong trading conditions will continue, which will further reinforce the high value of parks and demand for well performing businesses.

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