Derby Office

Derby Office

The headquarters of Boxall Brown & Jones is located in the heart of the Cathedral Quarter between the Market Place and Cathedral.

The beautiful landmark building was the birthplace of Joseph Wright, artist renowned for such works as the Orary.

All of the services provided by Boxall Brown & Jones are promoted from this office.

Joseph Wright House 34 Iron Gate Derby DE1 3GA
Tel: 01332 383838    Fax: 01332 206075

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Meet the Derby Team

Chris Birds

Partner

Chris Birds

Chris Birds

Partner

How can Chris help?

Chris is an equity partner in Boxall Brown & Jones and has overall responsibility for the residential sales and lettings section of the business. As a Chartered Surveyor, he has many years experience and is considered to be an expert in his field offering help and advice in all areas of the residential property sales and management.

Chris has worked in the Derby property market since he left school working for a number of high profile firms of Estate Agents and Chartered Surveyors. He obtained a degree in Estate Surveying before getting qualified as a Chartered Surveyor. Chris is a member of the Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA) and a Fellow of the National Association of Estate Agency (NAEA) organizations with which he is actively involved at both local and national level.

Having been a Chairman of the Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire branch of the NAEA for many years and serving on National Committees, Chris was awarded a Distinguished Service Honor in 2009.

How long has Chris been part of the team?

Chris joined Boxall Brown & Jones in 2001 and become a partner in 2005.

Interests

With two small children Chris does not get as much free time now to go out sailing but it remains one of his true passions. He is a keen fund raiser with his climb to Mount Everest base camp and participation in the last four Great North Runs raising over £18,000 for the British Heart Foundation. Last year he went on to raise over £6000 for ‘Sue Ryder’ after running the London Marathon. Chris enjoys football, walking, running, travel, food, drink and good company.

Steve Boxall

Consultant

Steve Boxall

Steve Boxall

Consultant

How can Steve help?

Steve has worked in the local property sales and lettings market for nearly 40 years. He specialises in the valuation and disposal of quality residential properties.

Experience

Born and raised in Derby, Steve was a founding partner of Boxall Brown & Jones over 20 years ago and continues to work as a consultant in the residential agency department. Both clients and the business alike continue to benefit from his many years of experience and expertise.

How long has Steve been part of the team?

Since day one when setting up the business back in 1989.

Interests:

Steve is a keen sports fan although these days he is more of a spectator. He is a lifelong supporter of Derby County Football Club and Director of Belper Town Football Club in which he invests a great deal of time and energy. Steve is a Rotarian with wide ranging interests including travel, family life and of course food and good wine.

Howard Bannister

Senior Valuer

Howard Bannister

Howard Bannister

Senior Valuer

Rachel Walton

Business Development Director

Rachel Walton

Rachel Walton

Business Development Director

How can Rachel help?

Rachel is the Director of Business Development with responsibility for marketing and increasing the profile of Boxall Brown & Jones. Rachel has worked in the property sector for 30 years in the field of Residential Lettings, Property Development, Commercial Management, Project Management and Portfolio Management; her customer focus will benefit both our clients and the Company

Experience:

Rachel has developed a leading brand of serviced apartments in Derby that has gained national and international recognition. Rachel has also designed and developed prestigious homes in prime locations in Derbyshire. Rachel has experience in Facilities Management for Commercial Developments.

How long has Rachel been part of the team?

Rachel joined Boxall Brown & Jones in 2010 and has been responsible for increasing our residential lettings portfolio and working with commercial clients and is primarily based in our smart new offices on Irongate Derby. Rachel’s excellent interpersonal skills will further enhance our client base nurtured by her dedicated and experienced professional team.

Interests:

Rachel has 3 grown up sons who are her greatest joy. A country dweller and animal lover, Rachel has success with her horses Pip and Rio in her equestrian pursuits. Rachel enjoys long walks with her Labrador retrievers, sports and the Arts.

Tracey Davis

Senior Sales Negotiator

Tracey Davis

Tracey Davis

Senior Sales Negotiator

How can Tracey help?

Tracey is a Senior Sales Negotiator at our busy Derby office, helping to ensure the smooth running of this department.

Experience:

Tracey has been a sales negotiator for 21 years and has a wealth of experience in property negotiation within the Derbyshire residential market and is well known within the industry.

How long has Tracey been part of the team?

Since 2004

Interests:

Tracey enjoys foreign travel and dining out.

Kerry Toolan

Sales Negotiator

Kerry Toolan

Kerry Toolan

Sales Negotiator

How can Kerry help?

Kerry has been a sales negotiator within the Derby area since 2002. As well as residential sales she also has experience within the buying and selling of property at auctions and can often be spotted on repeats of Homes Under the Hammer!!

How long has Kerry been part of the team:

Since 2010.

Interests:

Kerry has a busy family life being the mother of four children. With what little spare time she has she enjoys attempting to keep fit and socialising as much as possible!

Pauline Hoult

Sales Negotiator

Pauline Hoult

Pauline Hoult

Sales Negotiator

How can Pauline help?

Pauline is a Sales Negotiator at our Derby office.

Experience:

Pauline has over twenty five years experience in negotiating the sale of property in the Derby and surrounding areas. She is very well known and highly regarded in her field and has an in depth knowledge of the residential sales market.

How long has Pauline been part of the team?

Pauline is one of the longest serving members of staff and has been with the company since 1997.

Interests:

Pauline loves cooking and sharing good food and wine with good friends, she also enjoys going to the cinema, walking in the countryside and attending aerobic and step classes.

John Adey

Accompanied Viewer

John Adey

John Adey

Accompanied Viewer

How can John help?

You may be urgently looking for a property, or merely starting to look generally, but his objective is always the same – simply to ensure that you enjoy your visit and leave as fully informed as possible.

John takes a pride in being punctual. If you are on time, you can expect him to be on time as well.

Experience:

John knows Derby and Derbyshire well having spent most of his life here in engineering, computing and telecommunications.

How long has John been part of the team?:

John has worked for BBJ since 1995 as an Accompanied Viewer.

Interests:

John has a particular interest in Art and Architecture which often relates well to the diversity of properties always available from BBJ.

Sarah Grainger

Residential Sales Support

Sarah Grainger

Sarah Grainger

Residential Sales Support

How can Sarah Help?

Sarah provides Residential Sales support, producing any documents required, preparing brochures and property details, managing website property listings and generally keeping the team organised!

Experience:

Previously worked in the world of Intellectual Property at a Patent Attorneys.

How long have you worked with us:

Since 2010.

Interests:

Sarah plays in an 80s tribute act

Michelle Sillett

Administrator

Michelle Sillett

Michelle Sillett

Administrator

How can Michelle help?

Michelle provides valuable administration help for both Residential Sales and Accounts

Experience:

Secretary at Derbyshire Royal Infirmary
Secretary at BMW Car Dealership
Secretary at Mortgage Force
PA/Events Co-ordinator at Hunters Land Rover

How long has Michelle been part of the team?

Michelle joined us in 2006

Interests:

Walking, travelling, socialising and reading