History


Parker’s is an owner run business of Estate Agents and Letting Agents based in the North Somerset village of Backwell. Established in 1989 and with a long and excellent reputation of professional, personal service and recommendation, we offer extensive expertise in all aspects of the residential property market. Directors, Juliet Noble and Virginia Madan have a wealth of professional experience, a detailed knowledge of Estate Agency and the Local housing market as they have both lived and worked in the area most of their lives. Juliet Noble says “the best thing I did was move to Backwell over 35 years ago, it has been a fantastic place to bring up my children who have attended all the schools over the years. Both Virginia and I know Backwell and the area like the back of our hands, we have sold hundreds of houses over the years and get a lot of repeat business on the back of the excellent service we offer our clients.” With a prominent and high profile office on the crossroads in Backwell you are invited to meet the team and let them advise and guide you through the process of buying, selling, or renting a home in North Somerset. At Parker’s, the aim is to make the moving experience as straightforward and smooth as possible with a strong belief in excellent communications between Parkers and their clients.

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Local Area & Amenities


Within easy commuter distance of Bristol City Centre, the village of Backwell lies on the A370 approximately 7 miles south west from Bristol city centre, 3.5 miles from Bristol International Airport, and 1.5 miles from Nailsea Town centre and with a mainline intercity train station Nailsea/Backwell. It includes the hamlets of Backwell Common, Backwell Green, Farleigh and West Town. The village has a long history, appearing in the Domesday Book in 1086 with the name 'Bacoile' meaning 'The well back on the hill'.

With a population of around 5,900 Backwell offers its residents a wide range of amenities such as doctors, dentists, pharmacy, convenience stores, post office, vets, newsagents, restaurants, public houses and lots more. There is a leisure complex providing swimming pool and squash courts. Recreational facilities include Tennis and Bowling Clubs, Scouting Association, Football for all age groups, outside multi gym and play parks. Other local organisations include the WI, Parish Council, Red Cross and The Backwell Playhouse theatre, which provide entertainment. The close proximity of the village to the countryside offers a variety of country pursuits such as walking, cycling and horse riding. The nearest golf course is to be found at Tickenham and the M5 motorway can be accessed at Clevedon or Gordano. The local rail station provides mainline trains along the intercity network with direct trains to Bristol, Bath, Reading and London and links to the West Country and North.

Schools


Backwell Secondary School has an excellent reputation and one of the finest state schools in North Somerset Area due to Outstanding Ofsted results year after year. Both Westleigh Infants and Backwell Junior School and Fairfield Independent primary have excellent Outstanding Ofsted results as do all the pre-school educational facilities available.

This is a village that offers something for everyone...



Backwell Medical Centre
01275 465100

Backwell Dental Surgery
01275 462421

GP Care Pharmacy
01275 462386

Backwell Post Office
01275 462721

Backwell Library Service
01275 463726

Backwell Environmental Trust
01275 462083

Red Cross Hall
01275 462812

Backwell Parish Hall
01275 463642

WI Hall
01275 463692

Bristol Airport
0871 334 4450
www.bristolairport.co.uk

Backwell Taxis
01275 799999

Public House/Restaurant


The George Pub
01275 462770
www.thegeorgeatbackwell.com

Britannia Spice
01275 463593
www.newbritanniaspice.co.uk

Dolca Italia
01275 463744
www.dolceitaliarestaurant.co.uk

Backwell Fish Bar
01275 464292

Backwell Indian Takeaway
01275 463057
www.backwellindian.co.uk

Schools and Pre Schools


Backwell Comprehensive School
01275 463371
www.backwellschool.net

Backwell Junior School
01275 462632

Westleigh Infants School
01275 463274
www.backwellfederation.co.uk

Fairfield School
01275 462743

Meadowside Pre SchoolPlaygroup
07933 711901

Rainbow Pre School Playgroup
07960 415222
www.rainbowpreschoolbackwell.co.uk

Sports And Recreational Facilities


Backwell Leisure Centre
01275 463726

Backwell Tennis Club
01275 462096

Backwell Bowls Club
01275 462637

Backwell Football Club
01275 462612

Backwell Junior Football Club
01275 853918

Backwell Scouts Associat ion
01275 462174

Playing Fields Committee
07976 805748

Churches


St Andrews Church Parish Office
01275 463469

West Town Methodist Church
01275 462708

Baptist Church, Farleigh
01934 833682

St Bridgets, Chelvey
01275 853138

St Francis Roman Catholic
01275 851530


The Team


Juliet Noble

Juliet Noble MNAEA/MARLA - Director
Juliet has worked in Estate Agency for over 30 years and loves it. She started her career working for an Independent Estate Agent and Chartered Surveyor in Cockermouth, Cumbria. After several years she moved to Chester where she worked for a large Corporate Estate Agent as a Senior Negotiator. In 1988 she relocated to Bristol and continued to work for a large national estate agency gaining much experience in the Bristol property market. For the last 27 years Juliet has lived and worked in Backwell at Parkers Estate Agents where her expert knowledge and friendly approach are paramount to the success of the business. Juliet is married and has two grown up sons who both work and live in Bristol. She enjoys walking, Pilates, gardening, travelling and playing the piano.

Virginia Madan

Virginia Madan - Director
Having a love of property has led Virginia into Estate Agency. She gained valuable experience working for a leading national estate agents covering the Bristol area. Virginia has successfully run her own business for the last 15 years and brings to Parkers a wealth of experience. Core values to all at Parkers is customer service along with an extensive knowledge of Backwell and surrounding villages. Communication is absolutely key and keeping abreast of the current market conditions. Virginia is married and she has two daughters. She like nothing better than spending time with her family, walking her dog, gardening and socialising and going on adventure holidays.



Lisa Staffieri

Lisa Staffieri– Sales Negotiator/Administrator
Lisa joined the Parkers team some years ago. Having previously worked in a variety of senior administrative roles, she loves working with people and has excellent communication skills. Having also worked in a highly driven customer sales environment Lisa is aware of the importance of customer service and delivering high standards at all times. Lisa takes her role as the main office Sales Progressor with the utmost importance, as this vital role involves weekly monitoring of all the sales and liaison with all parties to keep everyone informed. Lisa lives in Nailsea and enjoys socialising.

Zoe O’Keefe

Zoe O’Keefe – Sales Negotiator/Administrator
Zoe joined the Parker’s team in January. After moving to Backwell 5 years ago with her young family Zoe is very much enjoying the close community feel of the village. Zoe has previously worked in HR and successfully ran her own business in the village before selling it on so when the opportunity came to join the team at Parkers it was a great chance to continue to work within the community but also harness her passion for the property market. Having sold and moved house several times herself, Zoe knows how stressful it can be and is keen to ensure our property sellers and our buyers have a positive house moving experience.



Jo Smith

Jo Smith – Lettings Administrator
Jo has an extensive experience as a Lettings Administrator dealing with City and Student Lets in the Bristol area. She is very knowledgeable of the administration and legislation paperwork attached to Letting Property. Jo will guide both landlords and tenants through the process of Letting with care and competence. Jo lives in Nailsea with her husband and twins of 19 years and enjoys travelling, interior design and socialising with good friends and family.