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Peter specialises in building pathology. His prime areas of responsibility relate to diagnosing the condition of buildings for a wide range of commissions. This includes pre-acquisition surveys of domestic and commercial buildings, preparing planned preventive maintenance programmes. Dealing with dilapidations procedure and where necessary liaising with building service consultants. Peter has experience of dealing with domestic, educational and commercial buildings.

Peter Wilkinson

  • 40 years' experience as a chartered building surveyor with 15 years specialising in building pathology

  • Has worked in Oxfordshire and the adjoining counties for over 30 years and has good knowledge of local building types.

  • Detailed knowledge of many types of building structures of all ages and the mechanisms that cause failures of buildings and building materials.

  • Has developed a report writing style free of jargon that is easy to read and understand

  • Familiar with costs associated with remedial work related to building defects

  • Able to work alone or in liaison with building services consultants and other disciplines

Personal Strengths

  • Preparation of costed planned preventive maintenance programmes for 5-10 year periods including commercial buildings, colleges and private schools and golf clubs

  • On the panel of consultant surveyors of The Almshouse Association and has addressed their seminars on the subject of planned maintenance

  • Peter has advised 18 almshouse trusts on planned preventive maintenance programmes 

  • Dealing with dilapidation claims for either the landlord or tenant of buildings including assessments of the costs of disrepair

  • Pre-acquisition surveys of many types of commercial and domestic buildings. 

  • Preparing schedules of condition of various types of buildings

  • Preparing Party Wall Awards under the Party Wall etc Act 1996

  • Preparing insurance reinstatement cost assessments

Relevant Experience

Call Peter Wilkinson today on:

01865 726 016

Peter Wilkinson