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Although, it is a little unusual you should still be able to proceed with the sale of the business provided that your uncle agrees to the sale and will sign the necessary documents prepared by your solicitor.
Effectively you will have to say that your uncle held the property on Trust for your limited company and ask him to sign the sale contract and the land registry transfer form necessary to transfer the lease to the buyer upon completion.
The buyers solicitors should accept the position and will likely proceed provided that your solicitor confirms that they are instructed by both you and your uncle for the purpose of the sale of the business.
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