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how high can I have fence between my property and my neighbour

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how high can I have fence between my property and my neighbour I have just installed a 6' wooden fence and she says it spoils her view and wants it down.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Property Law
Expert:  JGM replied 2 years ago.
The height of fences is a matter of planning policy. To find out what is allowed in your area contact the local authority planning office. As a general rule, however, fences in rear gardens are allowed to be up to 2 metres high.
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