Someone is claiming a right of way across my land. How do I check that a right of way exists and will it stop me from proceeding with redevelopment?

Nick Turner

Assuming that ‘someone’ refers to a private individual, we are dealing here with a possible private right of way over your land rather than a public right of way.

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