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Who is named as freeholder? Is it a management company?
Why can the fire door not be reinstated without the stairs?
Thank you for this. On the land registry it does indicate my boundries in a diagram showing the garden and flat are both on my lease. I don't think I own the land just the lease does that affect what you have written above. No one has the right to go into my garden. There was a set of stairs leading from the fire door from the above flat into my garden years ago that was removed without the freeholder's consent which I found out after I bought the flat. I double checked my lease and registry and there is no mention of the stairs, not even in the diagram. When the lady in the above flat was buying the flat, she told me the Freeholder said that if she is buying the flat then she must replace or build the fire escape. As there is no mention of this in my lease or land registry then she has no access no? Couldn't she build the fire escape on the side like most houses do?
Thank you very much Tom. You have been most helpful.