About Buildings 2 Insure

Anthony Wakefield & Co. Ltd. and its underwriting arm Connoisseur Underwriting are specialists in insuring Listed Properties. In addition to our in-house facilities, we have now teamed up selected Insurance Partners to provide a bespoke service to clients that require guidance in arranging the insurance of their properties on the most cost effective basis.

Our Partners

We have 6 Partners, three Insurance Companies that specialise in the field of Listed Properties, an International Loss Adjusting and Risk Surveying Company, a specialist Loss Adjuster in the field of Listed Properties, Fine Art and Specie and a specialist firm of Chartered Surveyors that has an in depth knowledge of dealing with Historic Properties. Together they will allow you to arrange your insurance requirements in the knowledge that your home is adequately protected and that in the event of a claim expert service will be provided.


Ecclesiastical are a specialist insurance and financial services company offering honest advice, deep expertise and caring protection. They specialise in church insurance, home insurance, charity insurance , education insurance , heritage insurance and care insurance alongside a range of other insurance and financial services products. Voted best insurer for Heritage by brokers for six years running*, we insure more Grade I listed buildings than any other insurer. We pride ourselves on our expertise, working closely with English Heritage and The Heritage Alliance.

*Research carried out with 250 brokers 


With a 300 year, heritage, RSA is one of the world’s leading multi-national insurance groups, employing around 23,000 people and serving 17 million customers in around 140 countries.

Oak Underwriting PLC

Oak’s high value home insurance provides a tailor-made policy that covers virtually every eventuality for your home, its contents, your personal possessions and valuable collections. For thatched or smaller value properties please visit Homes2insure.com website – see link below.

Covéa Insurance

Covéa Insurance offers a growing range of insurance products for individuals and small and medium sized businesses, all of which are distributed through a nationwide network of intermediaries to ensure a local and expert service.

Cunningham Lindsey

Cunningham Lindsey are the largest claims management and loss adjusting business in the UK. They also offer Building Surveying and Valuation services, including Planning advice, Listed Property advice, Project Management and General Surveying duties.


Whiteford Chartered Building Surveying practice has been established for six years and covers London, the Home Counties, East Anglia and parts of Southern England with offices in Kent, London East Anglia and an office based at The Spain, Petersfield, Hampshire.

Regulated by The Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors our core services include Building Surveying, Insurance Surveying, Project Management, Historic Building Consultancy, and Specialist Surveys.

Arbiter Adjusters

Arbiter Adjusters provide bespoke solutions to the investigation and settlement of claims involving paintings, antiques, collectibles precious metals and stones, historic and listed buildings, landed property estates and general high net worth property claims.

Arbiter Adjusters are appointed by various insurance companies to deal with insurance claims on their behalf. Arbiter are entirely impartial and independent claim experts. All of our adjusters are professionally qualified and we adhere strictly to the codes of practice and regulatory guidelines of the bodies of which we are members.

Partnership benefits

We hope that you will use this web site as a general forum for your interest in Listed Properties or indeed in any modern day property that is of an unusual or ground breaking nature. Once you have contributed to or followed our regular news items and fact sheets we hope that you will approach us to help you to plan or review your insurance programme.


Anthony Wakefield Insurance

Ecclesiastical Insurance

Royal Sun Alliance Insurance

Sterling Insurance

Cunningham Lindsey


Arbiter Adjusters




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