Website Terms of Use

Christie Devon Estate owns and manages a diverse portfolio of land and property in the county of Devon.  There are a number of organisations and individuals that make up the Christie Devon Estate namely:

  • The 1978 Tapeley Park Trust;
  • The 1978 Chattels Trust;
  • The 1991 Discretionary Trust;
  • The 1991 Tapeley Life Interest Trust;
  • N.D.C.I. Limited;
  • Hector Christie; and
  • Archibald Christie.

These organisations and individuals own different parts of land known as the Christie Devon Estate.  For the purposes of clarity, N.D.C.I. Limited will operate www.christieestates.co.uk  (the “Website”) and, where relevant, will direct your queries to another organisation or individual.

Therefore, these terms of use set out the terms on which you can use our Website. Please read these terms of use carefully before using our Website. By using our Website  you confirm that you accept these terms.

If you do not agree to these terms, you must not use our Website.

These terms also refer to our Privacy Policy, which explains how we use any personal information we collect from you.

Information about us

This Website is operated by N.D.C.I. Limited (“we”, “us”, or “our”). We are a limited company registered in England and Wales under company number  00822048. Our registered office at Lawn House, 1 Trafalgar Lawn, Barnstaple, Devon EX32 9BD.  Our VAT registration number is 664 4936 03 .

Access and Use of our Website

Access to our Website is provided free of charge and on a temporary basis. We reserve the right to withdraw or change our Website without notice, and we cannot guarantee that our Website will be always available, or free from viruses, errors or omissions.

We may need to suspend or terminate access to our Website without notice where we suffer a system failure, or need to carry out maintenance or repair. We will not be liable for any failure, any suspension or any termination of access to the Website in connection with or arising out of an event beyond our reasonable control (for example, failure in communications networks and facilities, fire, flood or storm). We will also not be liable to you or to any other person where all or any part of our Website is discontinued, modified or changed in any way.

You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to access and use our Website, as well as making sure that everyone who accesses our Website through your internet connection are aware of these terms and our Privacy Policy, and that they comply with them.

Prohibited uses

You may not use our Website:

  • in any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation;
  • to knowingly transmit any data, send or upload any material that contains viruses, trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful programs or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware;
  • to reproduce, copy or re-sell any part of our Website (though this does not restrict your ability to use any of our “sharing” functions, such as liking and sharing our Website on Facebook in accordance with that third party’s terms and conditions); or
  • to access, interfere with, damage or disrupt any part of our Website.

Intellectual Property Rights

We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our Website, and in the material published on it.  All of these rights are reserved.

Any aspect of our Website may not be copied, reproduced, communicated or made available to the public, (except for your own personal, private and non-commercial use) unless expressly permitted by us. You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of the material made available via our Website must always be acknowledged.

Please contact us by email at info@christieestates.co.uk  if you would like to use any part of our Website for commercial purposes.

Reliance on information posted and disclaimer

The material displayed on our Website is provided “as is” without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. While we endeavour to ensure that the information on this Website is correct, we make no promise nor do we give any warranty or guarantee regarding the accuracy and completeness of the material on this Website. Commentary and other materials posted on our Website are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed.

We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such information, commentary and materials by any visitor to our Website, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.

Limitation of our liability

We cannot exclude or limit our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, or our fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation. Nothing in these terms of use seeks to limit our liability for this, or any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited by English law.

If we fail to comply with these Terms of Use, we shall only be liable to you for losses that you suffer because of our failure which are a foreseeable consequence of our failure. We will not be liable for the following losses, whether direct or indirect, that result from our failure to comply with these terms of use: loss of income, revenue, business, profits, anticipated savings, data, or waste of management or office time. However, this will not prevent claims for loss of or damage to your tangible property that are foreseeable, or any other claims for direct loss that are not excluded.

Please note that we only provide our site for domestic and private use. You agree not to use our Website for any commercial or business purposes, and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.

We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our Website.

Linking to our site

You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it. If you wish to make any use of content on our Website other than that set out above, please email us at info@christieestates.co.uk

Where our Website contains links to other websites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only.  We have no control over the contents of those websites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

Severance

If any provision of these Terms of Use shall be found by any court or administrative body of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, such invalidity or unenforceability shall not affect the other provisions of these terms of use which shall remain in full force and effect.

Applicable law

These Terms of Use are governed by English law and you can bring legal proceedings in respect of our Website in the English courts. If you live in Scotland, you can bring legal proceedings in either the Scottish or the English courts. If you live in Northern Ireland you can bring legal proceedings in either the Northern Irish or English courts.

Changes to these terms

We may revise these Terms of Use at any time by amending this page. Please check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we made, as they are binding on you.

Contact us

Questions, comments and requests relating to these terms of use are welcomed and should be addressed to 1 Trafalgar Lawn Barnstaple Devon EX32 9BD  or emailed to info@christieestates.co.uk .