Martin v Lipton and Others (Restrictive Covenants – Modification): UTLC 14 Jan 2020

RESTRICTIVE COVENANTS – MODIFICATION – restriction to one dwellinghouse per plot on small estate – modification sought to permit one additional house on largest plot – whether restriction secured practical benefit of substantial value or advantage – whether modification would set a damaging precedent – whether compensation payable for short term disruption caused by building works – application allowed – compensation for temporary disturbance payable to some objectors – Law of Property Act 1925, s.84(1)(aa) and (c).
[2020] UKUT 8 (LC)
England and Wales

Updated: 29 March 2021; Ref: scu.647074