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I have title deeds to a wider plot than I thought but my

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I have title deeds to a wider plot than I thought but my neighbour an elderly lady has squatted on it for years. The land is not totally enclosed as there is a stream at the bottom of the garden and the previous owner was family of the old lady did her squatting on unregistered land for years extinguish title?
JA: Because laws vary from state to state, could you tell me what state is this in?
Customer: oh sorry UK not USA
JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?
Customer: yes but not appointed one
JA: What advice did they give you?
Customer: well they vary
JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?
Customer: Yes there is an old shed on the land and they are using it we showed them the deeds and they can't produce any themselves, They just said it was a deal between brothers
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: UK Property Law
Expert:  Stuart J replied 4 months ago.

Is this a preregistration title deed or is it a Land Registry title deed?

How long has the neighbour been on this piece of land for? What is the extent of the land?

What you want to achieve? To get the neighbour off the land?

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