Property Management


Hillsborough Castle  

Hillsborough Castle is the official residence of the Queen in Northern Ireland. It is a Grade 1 Listed building. Povall Worthington have carried out Asset Management of Hillsborough Castle since 2000. We manage the planned and emergency maintenance, and project works to the Castle and Estate. We maintain an office on site. As part of this we carry out a survey of the estate each year.

Povall Worthington is responsible surveying the estate yearly to form a forward maintenance plan and to recommend major repair or refurbishment scheme. We submit a budget plan and agree expenditure programmes with the estates manager and the lay advisory panel.

We detail and manage all works from inception through to project completion:

  • selection and appointment of contractors;

  • advice on security;

  • surveying of building and estate;

  • advise on historic building, building services, health and safety and landscaping issues as required;

  • schedule Planned maintenance works;

  • quality control;

  • monitor KPIís in monthly reports to client;

  • secretary of State / VIPís quarters;

  • strict cost control and change control procedures are implemented throughout the year.