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  • EHL Conveyancing Team
    Chancel Repair Liability is an ancient liability – why is it relevant today?
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      Chancel repair liability is an ancient liability – why is it relevant today?     If land is subject to chancel repair liability, the owner is obliged to contribute towards repairs to the chancel of a medieval church. Although the liability dates back to medieval law, it attaches to former rectorial land. This land… Learn more

  • Rebecca Gunn - Residential Conveyancing
    Chancel Repair Liability – the end is near…..
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      One of the searches we offer to our conveyancing clients is a chancel check, usually costing less than £20.00.  A chancel check will reveal if the property may be affected by a potential “Chancel Repair” obligation to the localParishChurch. Such obligations stem from medieval times where land, previously owned by the Church to fund… Learn more


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