law, you own everything above your house as far as the heavens and everything
below your house down to the centre of the earth, although obviously, it would
taper to an infinitely small dot at the centre of the earth.
is extremely common for all mineral rights to be excluded from the title to a
the Duchy of Lancaster decided there was something valuable under your house.
This would give them the right to mine it.
chances of new mine workings happening are remote and it's not something that I
would be the least bit bothered about. If your house subsides you are entitled
to compensation and if they decide to open cast on the surface, where your
house is they would be forced to give you full market value plus compensation.
be honest, objecting is a waste of time.
would also not lose one moment sleep over this.
last three houses have had mines and the mineral rights Excluded.
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