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The Charges Register section states that "A transfer of land in this title and other land dated 1st March 1990 made between (1) Brain Raymeond Payne and (2) Simon William Herman and XXXXX XXXXX (Purchasers) contains the following convenants:"...
Sorry for the delay in getting back....No, they were the previous owners of this house and my wife and I purchased it from them back in Nov 2006.
Thanks for the detailed answer. Just a couple of quick follow-up points of clarification:
a) Please confirm that it is only the Previous Owners (i.e. the 'Purchasers'), and not Mr. Payne (the 'Vendor'), who can grant 'consent to the modfication of the covenant'.
b) Would the Previous Owners be within their rights to ask for payment for their conset, and for that matter for me to pay them for it (this a hypothetical question).
c) Is there anything that I can do if the Previous Owners refuse to give their consent?
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