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I believe it does the surveyor said it was a gully shared by my neighbours the garage and myself
Thank you, in which case, under the legal doctrine ofmutual benefit and burden, as you have the benefit of your water draining intothe gully and away, you will also have the burden of contributing to the repair.
It is difficult to say without looking at theconstruction of the building. What proportion that would be. But it seemsunlikely that it would be 50% if it doesn't comprise part of your building, butyou simply have the use of it. I think probably between 5 and 20% would be areasonable offer to make.
I appreciate that this is not the answer you wanted thereis no point in me misleading you.
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