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Under the Right to light law, the owner of a house that has received natural light for 20+ years can ban any object that would block it.
The right has been used by homeowners to stop commercial developments and the construction of other buildings that would interfere with the sunlight they enjoy. More »
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The right to light is already established as an acceptable easement. ... park or not , the Court's ruled that this was a legal easement which allowed the home owners to use the park and ... benefit of. 4. The Easement must lie in grant – i.e. must be capable of being granted by Deed. A Deed ( .... copyright www.studentatlaw.co. uk.
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Right to light is a form of easement in English law that gives a long-standing owner of a ... It is also possible for a right to light to exist if granted expressly by deed, or granted ... signs say... View article on Wikipedia »
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There are others, such as the right to light, right of support. ... may make use of the private right of way even though he does not own the dominant tenement.
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As a property owner, you can acquire a legal right to a certain amount of light. ... may restrict your right to light, even after planning permission has been granted, ...
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http://lawcommission.justice.gov.uk/consultations/rights-to-light.htm. Duration of the ... The right to light must be capable of forming the subject matter of a grant. 2.10. 13 .... every property benefits from an easement of light; these rights can come into existence in different ways, often inadvertently so far as property owners are.
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