Hedges v Mayland Parish Council: LRA 29 Jan 2009

LRA Adverse Possession : Landlord and Tenant – Possessory title claim. Strip of land enclosed as part of garden under licence. Effect on licence of change of owner of the garden and on sale of the strip of land. Owner of strip informs new licensee of transfer of title and tells licensee to pay licence fee to new owner, but new owner does not communicate with licensee and no fee is paid for 17 years. Claim that the old licence survived or that a new licence was to be implied is rejected. Authorities reviewed.

[2009] EWLandRA 2008 – 0089
England and Wales

Registered Land

Updated: 25 November 2021; Ref: scu.517398