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John ascot said: Posted on: 26/04/2017 12:36

Dear Sir / Madam

I own a leasehold flat (160 years lease remaining) which has a loft room which I have been using for 14 years and has not been entered by the freeholder since I bought the property14 years ago. The loft room in question is defined in the lease as being owned by the freeholder.

The freeholders is claiming I am trespassing and that I have turned the loft room into a habitable space 'illegally' as they have realised I have been using it for over 12 years.

Any advise on my chances of being awarded the loft space through adverse possession and any advice on how I can achieve this would be appreciated ?



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