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Theoretically the property line runs down the middle of that space. Each owner owns the part between the property line in his dwelling. A surveyor can establish exactly where the property line is. I can't tell you much about who has the right to use what, but it sounds like both of you need to use the space between the houses. It might be to both of your benefit to work out a mutual agreement and have an attorney prepare a mutual easement agreement that can be recorded.
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