Bushell Raven is an independent firm of Chartered Quantity Surveyors based in Staveley, Cumbria


We provide quantity surveying, cost consultancy and project management to developers, property owners and contractors, working throughout the UK.

Whatever the project we bring a wealth of experience and uphold a reputation for excellent service.


We will make sure you get the best advice, the best service and value for money. Here’s how:



Bushell Raven Chartered Quantity Surveyors was established in 1986, so we have a strong knowledge and experience of the trade.  We know all about local conditions, how local authorities work and the challenges that come with different types of buildings.

We are regulated by The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, which guarantees that our services achieve the highest industry standards.


As a family firm, we value the personal touch.  We are passionate about ensuring the highest level of customer care.  We provide personalised services tailored to a client’s individual needs. Our primary aim being that of adding value throughout the project and providing exceptional service standards.

Value for money

We charge fixed fees for our services ensuring that there are no surprises.


We handle everything

All aspects of construction from project inception to completion; ensuring all our projects, whether domestic or commercial, are undertaken on time, safely and to budget.


Quantity Surveying

Capital Allowance Assessments

Project Management

Expert Witness and Dispute Resolution

Employer's Agent

Financial Viability Assessments


A selection of our recent projects

Whether it’s a private residence, commercial development or restoration project we can add value to your project.


Remodelling of a single storey house

Keswick, cumbriA

By using Bushell Raven’s services, the final cost of the project was in line with the detailed cost estimate prepared early in the project.


Renovation of a former miner's cottage

Glenridding, cumbria

Bushell Raven ensured that the difficulties of access to this secluded location did not hinder the project. We liaised with client, builder and other professionals to ensure the smooth and timely renovation which came in on budget and on time.


Beautifully situated in the South Lakes

We have been proud to call the Lake District our home since 1986, we believe it is the best location in the country, if not the world!