Diocese of Carlisle

Property and Pastoral

The Church of England in Cumbria also owns Glebe land, clergy houses, and some commercial properties too across the county. These are managed by our Property team.

If you're looking for information about the management, maintenance and development of your church buildings, go to Care of Churches.

Contact our Property team:

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Diocesan Surveyor

Neal Andrews
Neal has responsibility for housing policy, management of glebe and closed school properties via external agents, technical advice on property issues, disposals/acquisitions (including closed churches), advising on trust properties, undertaking Quinquennial surveys on clergy housing and producing a Carbon Neutral property strategy.

T: 01768 807762/07584 684298
E: neal.andrews@carlislediocese.org.uk

Property Manager

Nick Paxman
Nick manages all diocesan residential property, predominately the clergy housing. He also is responsible for any rental properties and vacant houses.

T: 01768 807762
E: property@carlislediocese.org.uk

Property Assistant

Joan Oliver
Joan provides administrative support to Property Manager in all areas of diocesan residential properties, predominately the clergy housing, rented and vacant properties.

T: 01768 807762
E: property@carlislediocese.org.uk

Pastoral Officer

Anna Newlove
Anna is responsible for supporting the work of the archdeaconry Mission and Pastoral Committees, for associated actions under the Mission and Pastoral Measure, and managing the process for closure and disposal of redundant churches. Anna also supports, coordinates and monitors progress of the diocese, reflecting our ‘Tread Gently’ work stream, towards the Church of England’s carbon reduction commitments.

T: 01768 807762
E: pastoral@carlislediocese.org.uk