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My friend has been blocked by accessing his land due to

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Hi, my friend has been blocked by accessing his land due to a recent property development. the ground in front of his land is now held in common by the resident of the new estates. the developer also built a large fence round his ground which he has had access to for over 20 year. he want to build a vehicular access into his ground over this 2m strip of land as it falls sharply and he requires a hip replacement. Is he able to establish his right to access his ground?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Scots Law
Expert:  JGM replied 1 year ago.
Thank you for your question.
I need to see a lot more about the titles. Do you have the title numbers?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hi, I can get them for you. In principle my friend has by prescription used that land for over 20 years.
Craig
Expert:  JGM replied 1 year ago.
It sounds that he might want to get a court order declaring he has a right of access but let me see the relevant titles.