Building Inspections Scoresby

Casey Building Inspections proudly offers pest inspections, dilapidation reports and pre-purchase building inspections in Scoresby. Our independent inspectors can be trusted to perform thorough assessments and provide clear, concise and unbiased information on a property.

All of our pre-purchase Building inspections are conducted in line with Australian Standards AS 4349-1-2007 and AS 4349.3-2010. They include:

  • A thorough assessment of the property
  • Documentation of any defects that may be present (including photographs and descriptions)
  • Identification of any safety hazards (including structural problems with decks, roofs and subfloors)
  • Clear and concise same-day reporting on our findings
  • Expert recommendations on rectifying defects and safety hazards.

Location Data

Scoresby is 29 km east of Melbourne’s Central Business District, located within the City of Knox local government area. 
Area: 9.4 km≤
Elevation: 80 m
Postal code: 3179
State electorate(s): Rowville
Population: 6,022 (2016)

Scoresby History

The area of Scoresby was surveyed in 1857, and named after the Arctic explorer William Scoresby. Scoresby had died the previous year, shortly after his visit to the colony to experiment with terrestrial magnetism near the area which now carries his name. A township developed in the 1870s around the intersection of Stud Road and Ferntree Gully Road. A school was established in 1872, followed by a Methodist church. Once the swampy ground was drained, market gardens were established. Scoresby Post Office opened on 20 January 1890, closed in 1979 and reopened in 1984 as the suburb grew.

Following the First World War, George Hodges Knox settled and established an orchard in Scoresby. He later became a member of Parliament, and was knighted. The City of Knox is named after him.

During the 1950s the market garden industry grew. Scoresby became the Brussels sprout capital of Victoria. In 1959 subdivision of the market gardens began.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scoresby,_Victoria

Get the Assurance You Need With Our Range of Services

In addition to conducting detailed pre-purchase inspections in Bulleen, we can also provide assistance with:

  • Termite inspections
  • Pre-purchase inspections
  • Handover reports
  • Special-purpose reports
  • Vendor inspections

Give us a call or, email us at [email protected], or complete an online enquiry form to receive a prompt response from our friendly team.

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