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Estate Agents in Stirling

Simon Brown, Duncan Barrie, Alistair Christie and the team in the National Farm Sales Centre handle farm sales and acquisitions across Scotland and the North of England. Isla Shaw looks after the sale of town and country homes in Stirlingshire, Dunbartonshire, Glasgow, Renfrewshire, Lanarkshire and the West Coast. Deborah Orr provides a lettings and management service for residential properties across the Central Belt.

Stirling Agricultural Centre

t: 01786 434600
e: stirling@galbraithgroup.com

Opening hours:

Monday - Thursday: 9:00am - 5:30pm
Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm

Due to Government COVID restrictions our High Street offices are open by appointment only for sales and lettings, all other offices are closed and business continues to operate through remote working, telephone and email.

Our people

Alexander Cuthbert

BSc (Hons)

Graduate Rural Property and Finance Agent | Rural, Farm Sales, Valuations

Alexander joined Galbraith in January 2021 as a Graduate Rural Property and Finance Agent, based in the Stirling Office. He graduated from the Royal Agricultural University in July 2018 with a Bsc (Hons) in Applied Farm Management, then went on to work for a large arable farm for 2 years, based in Lincolnshire. Now currently undertaking a master’s degree in Rural Surveying and Rural Property Management at the University of Aberdeen as well as working towards achieving his APC.

Alistair Christie

BSc (Hons) MRICS

Partner | Rural, Farm Sales, Valuations, AMC Finance

Alistair undertakes rural valuations and AMC Agency through our Stirling office. Having been brought up on a dairy and sheep farm in Central Scotland, he has a sound knowledge of agriculture and business. Alistair has specialised in sporting estate management as well as agriculture throughout his career.

Alistair Torrance


Graduate Rural Surveyor | Sales, Rural, Farm Sales, Valuations

Alistair joined Galbraith in August 2021 as a Graduate Rural Surveyor, having gained a RICS accredited First Class Honours Degree in Rural Business Management at Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) Edinburgh. He is based in the Stirling Office as part of our Rural Department, involved in a wide range of valuations, Farm and residential sales while working towards his APC.

Anna Fisher

Graduate Rural Surveyor | Rural

Anna has recently graduated from Harper Adams University with a degree in Rural Enterprise and Land Management and will start her role as a Graduate Rural Surveyor in the Stirling office in August. She will be working towards achieving her APC and will be involved in estate management, valuation and compensation work.

Chris Addison-Scott


Partner | Rural, Valuations

Chris is based in our Stirling office and leads the Rural Team in central Scotland. A specialist in urban fringe estates and involved in management and consultancy on several Scottish islands. Chris also has extensive experience in negotiating land deals with developers. These include Option Agreements and Joint Ventures. He runs his own farm in Fife.

Duncan Barrie


Partner | Rural, Farm Sales, Valuations

Duncan is based within the National Farm Sales Centre, Stirling covering a wide range of rural property across the country. He also forms part of Rural Management Department and is involved in a variety of management, consultancy, and valuation work. He joined Galbraith in 2006 and qualified as a Member of RICS Rural Faculty in November 2008.  A farmer’s son from the Borders, Duncan has strong connections within the farming fraternity.

Harry Stott


Partner | Sales, Energy, Commercial, Valuations

Harry is involved in a wide range of commercial property including: commercial and development land agency; new build agency; valuations; professional and planning work throughout Scotland. He joined Galbraith having previously worked in commercial property in London and residential agency in Scotland.

Ian Hope


Partner | Rural, Farm Sales, Valuations, AMC Finance

Ian is Head of the Galbraith Rural Department which serves a diverse range of clients from major companies to private individuals seeking advice and management of their rural properties.  He carries out a range of professional work across the country, providing farm and estate consultancy, regenerative agriculture, valuations and management of contract farming agreements. As well as being an AMC Agent, he also carries out farm and estate sales throughout Scotland.

Isla Shaw


Sales, Lettings, Farm Sales

Isla joined the Stirling office in 2017 after graduating from Scotland's Rural College with an Honours Degree in Rural Business Management. She qualified as a Chartered Rural Surveyor in November 2019. Isla heads up the residential sales and lettings department within Stirling as well as carrying out valuations. She has a keen interest in the farming and rural sectors stemming from being brought up on the family’s beef and sheep farm in West Fife.

James Bowie

MA(Hons) PgDip MRICS

Senior Associate | Rural, Valuations

James is a member of our Rural team based in the Stirling office. Working throughout Central Scotland, he is involved in management, access and compensation, valuation, land use negotiation, as well as carrying out a wide range of professional consultancy work.

James Taylor

BSc (Hons) MRICS

Senior Associate | Building Surveying

James joined Galbraith in 2014 and is a member of the Stirling Building Surveying Team. With 8 years’ experience in both residential and commercial sectors of building surveying, he has worked at GLM and Thomas and Adamson.

Linda Anderson


Linda joined Galbraith in 2013 to work in the Farm Sales Team in the Stirling office and is now PA to Duncan Barrie and Simon Brown. Working closely with the agency team, she deals with telephone enquiries and viewing requests, liaising with clients and buyers on a daily basis.

Martin Cassels

BSc (Hons) MRICS

Chief Executive | Building Surveying

Martin is Chief Executive of Galbraith. He joined the firm in 2008 and now has over 20 years experience of both residential and commercial sectors of building surveying. Martin previously worked with CB Richard Ellis and Kilmartin Property Group. He was partner in charge of Building Surveying at Galbraith providing the full range of building surveying services including project management, development monitoring and professional building surveying services for a wide range of clients until taking over as Chief Executive in April 2020.

Niall Macalister Hall


Consultant | Sales

Niall sells country houses, farms and estates and undertakes valuation work across Argyll and the Isles. In additional to his consultancy role with Galbraith he is the owner of Torrisdale Estate, Carradale, where he resides.

Nicky Archibald


Consultant | Sales

Nicky handles residential Estate Agency and property sales across Argyll and The Isles. With many years' experience selling property throughout the region, Nicky has an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the West Coast market where she lives.

Paul Schofield


Associate | Forestry

Paul works primarily with clients in central and southern Scotland. With 17 years experience, he has successfully planned and implemented timber harvesting and woodland establishment operations in a wide range of scenarios including mixed estates, upland plantations and native woodlands. He joined the forestry department in 2015.

Richard Haggart


Associate | Rural, Valuations

Richard joined the Rural department of Galbraith in 2016. Based in the Stirling Office, Richard is involved in carrying out valuation work, agricultural consultancy and management work.

Richard Higgins


Partner | Energy, Commercial, Valuations

Richard heads up the firms Commercial division and works between our Edinburgh and Stirling offices. He and his team provide a range of consultancy, investment, agency and professional services to a wide ranging client base throughout Scotland and the UK. In addition Richard provides planning and consultancy advice on a number of large electricity transmission and renewable infrastructure projects.

Robert Garrett

Building Surveying

Robert joined Galbraith in 2010 having spent over 30 years in the construction sector working for companies such as Balfour Beatty, Mowlem and design consultants. He oversees various building projects and manages the day-to-day maintenance on a number of our key client property portfolios.

Simon Brown


Partner | Sales, Farm Sales, Valuations, Estate Sales

Simon leads the Galbraith rural and residential sales and lettings team. He specialises in the sale, purchase and valuation of farms throughout the country. Based at the National Farm Sales Centre in our Stirling office he has over 30 years' experience in the Scottish farming industry.