Our Staff

Williams of Petersfield is an Independent Estate Agency providing excellent service from both our sales and lettings departments. We pride ourselves on our conscientious, friendly approach and our aim is to make your time with us a positive one.

Our Petersfield offices opened in April 2000 initially focusing on the local sales market. Having built a strong reputation for service and professionalism, Williams of Petersfield launched a residential lettings office in 2004 which has continued to go from strength to strength.

So, should you be looking for a new home, wish to either sell, or rent you can be assured that Williams of Petersfield is the estate agency to call.

Colin Williams - Director

Colin has lived in the Petersfield area for over 25 years and has an extensive knowledge of the local environment. In 1997, Colin joined a large corporate estate agency and rapidly rose through the ranks to become a regional sales manager. Disillusioned with the level of customer care provided, he decided to establish an independent agency and build a business that prides itself on the personal touch it can offer clients.

Andrew Woodcraft - Branch Manager

Andrew grew up in Liss and was educated in Petersfield, so he has over 50 years of local experience., he has been an Estate Agent for 30 years with the last 17 years in Petersfield. Andrew has joined Williams of Petersfield mainly to be able to concentrate on his passion for helping people move, to give the customers the service and advice they require and to get away from the corporate environment. The local knowledge and experience that Andy brings to the company, compliments the existing successful team at Williams.

Alastair Hire - Lettings Director

Alastair has worked in the lettings industry for over 10 years and brings a wealth of experience to the business. He has an in-depth understanding of the lettings market and is proactive in the promotion of rental properties. Of particular interest to Alastair is marketing, “Taking the time to present properties in the best way is vital and helps us to attract the right sort of tenants.”

Chris Sullivan - Senior Property Adviser

Chris joined us after completing Level 3 BTEC in Information Technology at South Downs College. He’s brought a youthful enthusiasm and energy to the team that has proved to be very popular with our clients. Chris’ hard work and dedication over the last 4 years has seen him rise through the ranks to become our senior property adviser.

Declan Pawsey - Trainee Property Adviser

Declan is our newest member of the team. A well-mannered and polite individual, he impressed the directors with his strong work ethic and “nothing is too much trouble” attitude. With a background in customer services, Declan prides himself of building good report with our clients and is always eager to increase his knowledge base. We look forward to seeing him progress as he becomes an established member of the team.

Debbie Hardingham - Lettings Administrator

Debbie has worked in the lettings industry for 3 years. She’s responsible for referencing applicants, drawing up tenancy agreements and dealing with all maintenance issues. Debbie has a vast amount of banking knowledge having spent 10 years working for a large banking group. She ensures all rents are collected and paid to landlords in a timely manner.

Jonathan Peachey - Mortgage Advisor

Jonathan has lived in the area for over 40 years. He began his career as a financial advisor for Prudential. Gaining a wealth of experience in customer care, he established JP Mortgage Services in 2002 offering bespoke financial advice, specialising in property finance. Jonathan has access to the whole market and has contacts with smaller lenders able to help clients in unusual situations.