Brian Carlisle BSc.(Hons) MNAEA. MARLA

Added on April 2nd, 2012 in The Team

Office base ..The Yorkshire Dales!
01969 622936      07811129202     @briancarlisle

Valuer, Managing Director and Owner of J. R. Hopper & Co ( Property Services) Ltd.

Brian is the expert on all things involving Yorkshire Dales property. Valuing property and businesses right across the Dales, sharing his time between all our offices, keeps him in touch with our team and customers alike. Always willing to chat to customers, and solve problems, where possible, his paper work is best done by his team back at the office!

Raised in the Yorkshire Dales, moving from Gisburn, near Settle  at 14, to the current family farm  near Leyburn. Educated Settle High School & Northallerton Grammar schools, studied Agriculture at  Newcastle University. Worked all round the country for the Milk Marketing Board, Ministry Of Agriculture and in Agricultural sales. Returning to his beloved Dales, he joined the family firm auctioneering at the Monthly  Sales before opening the first J R HOPPER & Co  Estate Agency in Leyburn Market  Place  in 1997. Expansion followed with offices in Hawes, followed by Settle and Bentham in 2010. Taking J R Hopper & Co to first place for homemovers in the Dales.

A keen sportsman  both as spectator and player he still plays for Wensleydale  Rugby Club, runs the odd 3 Peaks and swims the odd lake, usually in the name of Charity. He is actively involved in  ex-Round Table , 41 club, Leyburn Lodge, and local business associations. He has a particularly good knowledge of most pubs in the Dales, which he puts down to essential research.

In amongst all that he sells a few houses and willingly helps wife Liz tend her little garden!