Am I able to replace garden gates that have been in place for over 20 years and are rotten. these are attached to my house as well as the next door property. we intend putting new posts in the same possition?
Province/Country relating to question : England
Have you approached your neighbours about this? It may be helful to do so and therefore avoid any conflict. it is likely to be a "party" boundary and so may be maintainable at joint expense (you would need to check the deeds )
The boundary line is what is important so provided the gates do not go over on to their land and you are replacing like with like there shouldnt be any dispute.
LLB (Hons), LPC
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