Formed in January 2000 and based in Chelmsford this traditional and professional Chartered Building Surveying Practice offers a wealth of experience in the private and commercial sectors of the property and construction industry. We are able to offer a wide variety of services including Building Surveys, Dilapidation & Condition Surveys, Party Wall Awards, commercial and residential Architectural building plans, planning applications, building regulations and contract administration.

Our team of Architects, Surveyors, Architectural Technicians and knowledgeable support staff strive to maintain and build on a strong surveying background with fresh design and excellence in all services we provide. Our Practice has considerable experience in all building surveying services and can offer a fast, professional approach to all property matters. We are based in Essex and predominantly operate across London and the South East working with both public and private sector clients including Housing Associations, Local Authorities, Fire Brigades, Schools, Retail Outlets and Private Clients.

Danny Alderton

Danny has extensive experience working as a surveyor for a very broad range of clients in both the public and private sector. He has specialised in residential refurbishment for Housing Associations and Local Authorities over the last 35 years.

Matt Chorley

Matt joined the team in 2015 as a Senior Building Surveyor and became a Director in 2019. He has extensive experience designing and managing a range of new build and refurbishment projects in residential, healthcare and education sectors. This has included designing and project managing several school expansion projects with a construction value of over £9m within the past 3 years. Matt is also a member of the Faculty of Party Wall Surveyors and is currently working towards his APC.

James Sharkey

James is a Chartered Building Surveyor and has over 10 years of experience in the construction sector in various capacities including estimating, site management, project management and surveying. This experience has been gained from working for contractors, and in private practice surveying spanning across the Republic of Ireland, Australia and the UK. James has acquired a range of technical and professional skills through his experience in residential and education refurbishment, extension and new build construction projects.

Yvonne Kane

Yvonne joined Alderton Associates as an Architectural Technician in 2018 and has become a key member of the team. With a keen eye for detail, Yvonne produces a range of drawings to a high standard from outline planning drawings through to detailed technical drawings and 3D renders.

Will Green

Will has a wealth of professional and technical skills in design, project management and surveying services gained through his experience in residential & residential refurbishment, commercial, social housing, healthcare and new build construction projects. He has expanded his Building Surveying knowledge since arriving at Alderton Associates and is currently working towards his APC.