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thank you. This would rather depend upon with whom you contracted and whether you had a formal written contract or proceeded on the basis of informal exchanges of emails.
Generally, agents do not contract in their own name but rather the contract as agents for their principal, namely in this case the freeholder. however, different agents have different working practices, some less fastidious than others. In order to identify who contracted with, you may look to any written contract you have too see whether this was made in the name of the agents or the landlord or both. In addition, you can look to see to whom invoices were made out to in the same manner. Finally, you can look to see who actually paid you anything under the contract - if this was the freeholder, that this would be good evidence of a contract with the freeholder.
if all dealings have been with the agent at all times with no reference to the freeholder and the agent paid you directly rather than the freeholder and the agent did not make clear they were acting as agent for the freeholder, then it may be that the contract will be limited to the agent. If you can find evidence that the contract is also with the freeholder on the above basis, then you would have a claim against the freeholder in addition to or instead of the agent