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We had a fence erected jointly with a next door neighbour over

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We had a fence erected jointly with a next door neighbour over 15 years ago which we have maintained ever since.
The neighbour has since died and the new owners are claiming rights ovet the fence
Do they have any rights yo this fence or are we correct in our assumption that the fence is ours
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Property Law
Expert:  wingrovebuyer replied 3 years ago.

wingrovebuyer : Hello. You say the fence was erected "jointly", but who paid for the fence please? On which side are the uprights? Thanks.