Meet The Team
John Burgoyne - Partner
John has been in estate agency for the whole of his 30 year career. Having worked within the corporate side of the business for many years he decided to start his own independent estate agency and provide exceptional customer service to clients and applicants alike. Now in our 11th year of trading and with a growing number of former clients returning to sell their homes with us, we know we are delivering a first class service. We also take great encouragement from the numerous recommendations, gifts and testimonials we are receiving proving that our bespoke and highly personal service is a winning formula. Our motivation is your satisfaction and we look forward to having many more satisfied clients in the future!
Lyn Burgoyne - Partner
Having worked for nearly 24 years in the police service, Lyn decided in 2007 to join the family company and has never looked back. With managerial and communication skills gained from her previous employment, she has developed new abilities in marketing. "Service has been paramount throughout my career and even more so with Burgoynes. We value our clients highly".
Kressida Woolacott - Office Manager / PA
Kressida has superb communication skills learned from her 11 years of employment with Flybe. She has qualifications in customer service and her organisational skills are second to none. She provides all our clients with a secure "first port of call" when contacting Burgoynes. She is married with two sons and enjoys boxing (watching not participating) and likes nothing better than a good rock concert.
Sarah Hallsworth - Senior Sales Negotiator
Sarah has a wealth of estate agency experience having worked for a corporate estate agents for 8 years. Her expertise in financial service is an added benefit to our clients when needing mortgage advice and she also has a background in overseas sales. Sarah is mum to a beautiful daughter, has a love of horses (lottery win pending) and enjoys socialising with family and friends.
Cathy Heslin - Senior Sales Negotiator
Cathy joined Burgoynes as a Senior Sales Negotiator, bringing with her many years of experience in estate agency including valuing, negotiating, team leader and most importantly client care. Originally from Oxfordshire, Cathy moved to Devon with her family 7 years ago and is thoroughly enjoying all Devon has to offer including visiting the quaint towns, the cathedral city of Exeter, Dartmoor and of course the wonderful Jurassic coastlines.