Uncertainty at the Line of Junction Party Wall issues

Thinking of Building on or upto your boundary?

Read this technical paper; 


In this technical paper published in the Journal of Building Survey, Appraisal & Valuation, Managing Director of Woodward Chartered Surveyors, Stephen Cornish, discusses issues for Party Wall Surveyors, Building Owners and contractors.

What and where actually is the line of junction?  How wide is it? What about foundations below ground?  Is a fence a wall and what is a "fence wall"?  These and other issues are researched and reported in the paper together with leading counsel's opinion.

Click here to download the pdf and read the article.

Stephen Cornish PhD, MA BSc is a Director and Fellow of the Faculty of Party Wall Surveyors, and Fellow of the Royal Instition of Chartered Surveyors.  He acts as Building Owner, surveyor Adjoining Owner surveyor or Third Surveyor on Party Wall cases throughout London and the South East.

Latest from our blog