The Rockliffe Suite, The Old Exchange, Castle Douglas DG7 1TJ
Tel: 01556 453453 | Email:

Threave Rural provide a ‘one stop shop’ for all rural matters. We are able to offer to the rural community an excellent range of professional services giving unrivalled access to sound advice across a wide spectrum of business areas. The business is completely independent and we have excellent working relationships with other professional bodies such as solicitors, accountants, planners, etc.

Our mission is to provide a comprehensive, honest, informed and friendly service which is completely client focused to help you achieve the very best outcomes whether it be property sales, valuations or rural consultancy.

Property Sales

Our aim is to help you achieve the best possible price for your property. We specialise in the sale of rural properties including farms equestrian properties, cottages, small holdings, country houses, country estates, plots, development land and farm land.

Our bespoke service includes:
• Free pre-sale advice and a market appraisal.
• Detailed marketing recommendations.
• Excellent coverage via the premium property websites.
• High quality brochures and marketing materials.
• Full support and frequent updates throughout the sale process.

We also accept instructions for Property Acquisition and will use our best endeavours to locate and appraise property to your specific requirements.

Rural Consultancy

Our range of services include:
• Basic Payment Scheme forms (IACS/SAF) and advice
• Seasonal Grazing Agreements (grass lets)
• Entitlement Transfer
• Entitlement and Quota Brokerage
• Environmental Scheme Advice and Applications
• Nitrate Vulnerable Zones (NVZ)
• Grant Applications
• Compensation Claims For all Purposes
• Development and Diversification
• Waste Management plans
• SRDP Applications
• Labour Requirement Reports
• Whole Farm Reviews
• Soil Analysis and Nutrient Management Plans
• Carbon Audits and Calculations


We specialise in valuations of farms, country houses, rural estates, land and forestry.

Our bespoke reports can be carried out for:
• Sale & Purchase
• Probate & Tax Planning
• Negotiations & transfers
• Dispute resolution
• Family Settlement
• Livestock and Machinery