Kirby Surveying: your partner in professional understanding of buildings

Our skills turn your ideas into reality! Kirby Surveying has a long and distinguished track record, with many years' experience of providing dependable and professional services for projects in the building and housing development sector. Find out more about our excellent team of specialists.

The benefits of working with us – at a glance

Nev Kirby has over 38 years well respected  service within the construction industry and holds a Masters degree in Sustainable Heritage as well as being a full member of the Chartered Institute of Building


For 18 years he worked for the National Trust as Regional Building Manager where his role included the following


National Trust Building Manager for Yorkshire & The North-East
Region 1994-2012


  • Managed
         and led the regional Building Department, overseeing all aspects of work,
         to provide an effective full building service to the region, resulting in
         a vast improvement in the portfolio condition over 18 years.
  • Led
         25 staff and controlled budgets in excess of £3 million per annum to
         successfully deliver many highly acclaimed projects and exemplar repair
         and maintenance regimes.
  • Strategically
         represented the department by planning and prioritising workloads to provide
         value for money and maintain stock to a very high standard.
  • Delivered
         many high profile quality projects safely on time and within budget.
  • Leadership
         skills used to administer and promote a well respected busy department.
  • Represented
         the National Trust through all forms of media and professional events to
         share skills with others.
  • Strategic
         regional role undertaken successfully by demonstrating a high customer service
         and proactive approach in liaising with private consultants and external
         bodies to support workload,
  • A well
         respected individual within the North East Heritage Sector.


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