44, Market Place, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 5NW

Meet the team

The Banbury office has been in its present location for over 25 years. Formerly the independent and well-respected agency Hayward White (established in 1989), the business was acquired by Hamptons International in 2007 with several of the staff still part of the business today. The team has a combined experience of over 150 years specialising in the sale of fine village and country homes in the surrounding villages of North Oxfordshire, South Northamptonshire and South Warwickshire from small cottages, modern family homes and large country homes. The team provide an award winning service and have over 200 5* reviews on google to reflect their passion to deliver exceptional service.


Chris Scott

Chris Scott is the Head of Sales at Banbury and also, Area Sales Director based at Hamptons International Banbury Office. Chris is a highly experienced local agent having started his property career over thirty years ago. A former partner of the successful independent agency Hayward White, he joined Hamptons in 2007 and has been selling properties in the North Oxfordshire and surrounding areas for most of his career and specialises in the sale of cottages and country houses. He is a member of the National Association of Estate Agents.

Paul Houghton-Brown

Paul Houghton-Brown is the Associate Director at Hamptons Stratford-upon-Avon and has worked within the Prime sector of the property market for over 25 years, offering an in-depth knowledge of the area covering the Cotswolds, Warwickshire and Oxfordshire. Paul is always on hand to offer advice on your property matters offering a Prime supporting role for Stratford-upon-Avon, Banbury and Broadway.

Google Reviews

We realise that whether you’re selling, letting, renting or buying, you’re making a hugely important decision. You need people that are switched on and up to date with all the latest changes in regulations and the legal process. Take a look at our Google Reviews to find out why our clients now consider us to be their 'home experts'.


If you are looking to sell/let your home, we can help. We realise that you’re making a hugely important decision, you need people that you can trust. People do trust us, every year we sell or let over 15,000 properties.

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Join the Hamptons team

We are always looking for great people to join us. Whether you are highly experienced, or new to our industry, we are looking for people who display energy, passion and enthusiasm in their given area of expertise.