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This was done without discussing the matter with me first.
The path is on the uphill side of her garden, the natural run off would be in the opposite direction.
The amount of water that will be discharged is not huge, but not insignificant either. The path is bare soil, and will probably soak most of the water away, but I predict there will be some erosion over time, but I doubt there's any real danger of flooding or serious property damage. Other people use the path other than her at this point though, and it could make the surface muddy - but by how much I don't know yet.
I think I'm fairly clear that she's done two things wrong: One: discharging water onto my land without my permission is just not allowed, and Two: Extending the drainpipe over my land to protect her wall from the water is also not allowed.
We've had one tetchy conversation about this, her position seems to be it's a small thing and I'm being overly fussy to worry about it. Although in the general scheme of things I agree this isn't exactly a matter of life and death, I feel I have a duty to protect the land from slow ingress upon it like this, and want to prevent precedents being set for the future. Has anyone got any advice? Can anyone point me in the direction of a clear directive from someone like the Environment Agency that deals with matters like this? I've tried googling, and there's not much that deals with such things, other than mildly irate landowners like me complaining about similar situations.
Petty, but I'm like that.