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Hi, I'm Lea and I have reviewed your query.
What do you mean by 'legally separated' - did you make an application to court for that rather than divorce?
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Legally separated is a specific term, it doesn't just mean that you have split up, it is something that is sanctioned by the court, so it is probable that you are not legally separated.
But if you are separated - marriage is over as far as you both are concerned, then either one of you can petition for divorce and apply for a financial settlement to resolve the marital assets. You remain married until the court pronounces the decree absolute.
If you would like to petition for divorce, you can do so on the grounds of reasonable behaviour once you have been married at least a year (you can't file for divorce until you have been married at least one year), or you can decide to divorce because both of you consent, after a two year separation. You can petition for divorce online or via a paper application (a D8). And once you have done that you can file for financial settlment on Form A.
Whilst you remain married, you have what are known as home rights to the former matrimonial home - if it is in your spouse's sole name, you should register the home rights with the Land Registry now - on form HRN1 - home rights end once the divorce is finalised, so you have to ensure you get the financial settlement resolved prior to the decree absolute.
I already answered your question about the marital home in my response above (last paragraph).
She has the same rights to the matrimonial home as you do - the only way either of you could stop the other entering is by agreement between both of you or by the order of the court by an occupation order. Occupation orders are only granted if there has been abuse or harm to a party or relevant children.
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