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by tinman
Wed Oct 10, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: Walls
Topic: Building very close to boundary
Replies: 14
Views: 1217

Re: Building very close to boundary

There is another aspect to this. Both properties are 8 metres deep and staggered overlapping by just two metres. There was a reason for this but as the properties were built 90 years ago we can only guess what it was. I believe the reason is stability and it is still valid. Any thoughts on this will...
by tinman
Tue Oct 09, 2018 1:22 pm
Forum: Walls
Topic: Building very close to boundary
Replies: 14
Views: 1217

Building very close to boundary

Hi, my neighbour wants to build a large two storey extension one metre from the boundary. The problem I have is that my house is only two metres from where he wants to dig foundations and his house is two metres below ours meaning his excavations may weaken my retaining wall and cause problems to my...