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Do you jointly own it please?
Ok - why have they done this?
OK - what is it you want to achieve?
Yes I am just typing my response.
OK - I can say it is a criminal offence, criminal damage. This is because the neighbour has destroyed property belonging to you (and them) but it is criminal damage.
As for what else you can do, you can take your neighbour to Court, get another fence installed if you dont like it or just claim loss and compensation.
You need to write and set out your losses and request a payment within 14 days or say you will go to Court within 14 days. You should make sure you send this signed delivery and keep a copy.
If they do not pay you then you can issue proceedings in the County Court. You can either do this online at: www.moneyclaim.gov.uk or by completing form N1 http://s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/hmctsformfinder/n1-eng.pdf and take it to your local County Court.
The Court will then issue a claim which a copy will be sent to the Defendant who will have a limited time to defend it, if not you can enter Judgment and enforce.
If the claim is for £10,000 or less it will be a small claim so you will not need legal representation. Over this value you would need representation for trial.
Can I clarify anything for you about this today please?
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