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by hidden_depths
Thu Aug 20, 2009 10:38 am
Forum: Your Garden
Topic: Oops - we've been using someone else's land
Replies: 5
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oops etc.,

On reflection, we've decide to do nothing and just carry on using the land as suits us. I don't think it's in our interests to do anything. Because it's on a bank there are issues with soil erosion & also garden at top of bank drains onto it. If we owned it it's our problem if we don't own it we can...
by hidden_depths
Tue Aug 18, 2009 10:35 am
Forum: Your Garden
Topic: Oops - we've been using someone else's land
Replies: 5
Views: 5243

Oops etc.,

"If you feel you can claim possessory title of the land do not offer to buy it or rent it. If you do you will lose this possibility. Read the Limitation Act 1985 carefully before doing anything" Yes I been thinking about that, I did enquire about renting the plot adjacent to the front garden 2 years...
by hidden_depths
Mon Aug 17, 2009 9:09 am
Forum: Your Garden
Topic: Oops - we've been using someone else's land
Replies: 5
Views: 5243

Oops - etc.

Thanks - that's useful & I'll study the documents you attached. My only concern is not getting sued for trespass, but he's had a long time to do it. He never showed any interest in any of this land and does not upkeep either plot in any way - I think if we made him an offer for the land he'd sell if...
by hidden_depths
Fri Aug 14, 2009 10:34 am
Forum: Your Garden
Topic: Oops - we've been using someone else's land
Replies: 5
Views: 5243

Oops - we've been using someone else's land

Hi when we purchased out house 19 years ago we knew some of our garden did not belong to us & beyond keeping it tidy left it alone. We've now discovered another piece of land at the back of the house which we have cultivated and altered (it sloped & we put in a retaining wall) also does not belong t...