Why Charles Darrow?

Our directors have over 50 years’ experience in the South West
and an unrivalled knowledge of the regional market.

Why choose us?

Charles Darrow's directors are local property specialists who have accumulated over 50 years’ experience of selling properties throughout the South West with an unrivalled knowledge of the regional market. We offer honest and accurate advice and our aim is to sell or lease your property in the fastest time possible. We will achieve the best price with a service that not only meets, but exceeds your expectations, offering assistance on every step of the marketing and sale process.

Clients work in close partnership with our company directors, and can be assured that they will only ever deal with an individual that listens, understands, advises and delivers a type of service seldom seen in the business, based on personal integrity and superb channels of communication. Whether you are selling a small shop lease, or a multi million pound hotel, we employ a tailor made strategy to market each individual property.

A few of our key objectives are outlined below:

The brand - ‘A new brand a new approach’

In launching Charles Darrow, we have spent an great deal of time and effort to ensure that we are always a step ahead of our competitors and as a result, we are able to offer our clients an unparalleled service when it comes to selling or letting their property or business.

Web based marketing

85% of people use the internet as their first port of call when looking for a property, our brand new state of the art website, backed up by an advanced administration system has been launched with all the latest technology making the searching experience that much easier to navigate.

We are linked to all the major property portals, and have maximised search engine optimisation  to ensure that your property has the greatest exposure possible. You will receive regular updates by email and telephone, and as a clients you will also able to use our unique vendor portal, enabling you to keep up to date with marketing and sale progress 24 hours a day.

The latest technology

Prospective buyers and tenants have unrestricted access to full details via smart phones and tablets. In 2015 the Charles Darrow mobile website was launched which allows you to access our website on the go via smart phones and tablets.


Advertising is a key feature of the Charles Darrow marketing strategy. Our media knowledge and long term experience of the property market ensures that we know how to maximise opportunities for your property. We advertise in the most popular local, regional and national newspapers both online and in print. In order to attract more enquiries we create double-page campaigns, produce professionally prepared press releases for each property and have a strong presence in all the relevant trade magazines. We create a bespoke marketing campaign specifically tailored to your property rather than a ‘one size fits all’ approach. 

Social media

In order to maximise exposure our website is linked via Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Pinterest, YouTube and Google Plus.

For Sale Boards

These have been carefully designed in order to get your property noticed, using our unique branding.

Accompanied viewings

We accompany the majority of viewings and provide swift feedback. Viewings will be arranged at a mutually agreeable time.


Our offices are open from the early morning through to the early evening, making us accessible more of the time. We also make ourselves available out of hours via email and mobile phone and you will always receive a prompt response.

Buyer and tenant vetting

We ensure that every prospective tenant and buyer is fully qualified as to their personal circumstances, which allows us to make recommendations on any proposals received. All relevant references will be promptly applied for and we will ensure that tenants and buyers have the necessary finances in order to proceed.

Competitive fees

We want to achieve the best price/rent for your property and strive to keep our fees competitive and will always endeavor to match, if not better those of our competitors. We also operate a transparent ‘no sale no fee’ agreement.

Well located offices

We are conveniently located in the centre of Newton Abbot and Barnstaple. From here, we are able to offer a range of properties throughout the South West region.

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