How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask propertylawyer Your Own Question
propertylawyer
propertylawyer, Solicitor
Category: Law
Satisfied Customers: 280
Experience:  Property Solicitor with expertise in commercial and residential property transactions.
94563951
Type Your Law Question Here...
propertylawyer is online now

Land registry/ ownership I am sTrying to access if a

Resolved Question:

Land registry/ ownership
I am sTrying to access if a fence/boundary is mine.
All 4 boundaries are outlined in red on the land registry doc and I have a provision with it that states.
The land has a benefit of the following rights granted by a conveyance of the land in the title dated 14th April 1964 between the vendors and purchasers (which are named)
"TOGETHER with all easements and appurtenances heretofore enjoyed there with"
Can I be confident all boundaries Are ours, as I recall our solicitor stayed which have all boundaries when we exchanged (10 years ago). Which is unusual.
Thanks
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  propertylawyer replied 11 months ago.

Can you attach a copy of the title and plan please, via the paperclip icon.i will review and respond. Thanks.

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
All attached, hope ok.
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
It's the non attached neighbours side where the confusion is.
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Also, sorry, but id the repsonce we get from you, confirms the fence is ours - how will your confirmation stand up whwn presenting it to our neighbours or say if say it goes to court? Thanks.
Expert:  propertylawyer replied 11 months ago.

Hi, thanks for sending copy title.

Unfortunately there is nothing within the registers to confirm that the fence is yours.

Do you have any historical deeds, with plans. They way to identify the boundary is by way of an inward T mark.

The seller 10 years back may have stated which boundary it had maintained in replies to enquiries on the seller's property information form. This is merely convention and is by no means certain.

The only way to confirm with certainty is to find an old conveyance plan which shows the boundary with an inward T mark. Unfortunately the vast majority of plans to not have this mark and therefore establishing 'ownership' of the boundary becomes more complex.

Do you have any queries or questions in respect of my answer? Happy to assist further.

Expert:  propertylawyer replied 10 months ago.

Please can I kindly request that you accept /rate my reply otherwise the website will not pay me for assisting you. Many thanks.

propertylawyer and other Law Specialists are ready to help you

Related Law Questions