How close to the road can a fence be?

How close to the road can a fence be?

Typically, a fence must be set 2-8 inches from the property line. However, a subdivision with large yards is different than an urban row home, and those inches may vary, considering that they can make an important difference.

Can you take down a boundary fence?

You must not remove, alter or replace any boundary fence at the property without getting our written permission first. You are also responsible for maintaining any fencing that is needed to keep your animal in your garden or on your property.

Can I paint Neighbours fence on my side?

If your neighbour owns the wall or fence You can’t make changes to your side without their permission, such as painting it. If the wall or fence seems dangerous, point this out because your neighbour might not be aware.

Can a fence be over a boundary line?

fence or posts should always be placed against the boundary (not over it). If your fencing needs any type of footing to secure it, the footing is allowed to be partly beneath your neighbour’s land. According to the Party Wall etc. Act 1996, this does not constitute encroachment. This is a common problem.

Are there boundary walls and fences in South Africa?

Boundary walls and fences are one of the most controversial topics facing homeowners. We are constantly contacted by people from all parts of South Africa who want advice – or have some sort of problem – relating to boundary walls and fences – often because neighbours have erected something that is offensive or clearly illegal.

Can a fence be built next to a highway?

Now it just mentions “adjacent” to the highway, but the “highway” includes the footpath. So if you build it right next to the footpath, you would need pp. Someone posted a similar case where it went to court and the ruling was when stood on the path, he could not touch the fence so it was rules as not being “adjacent” to the highway.

Is there a fence on the street side of a house?

A steel palisade fence on the street side boundary. Boundary walls and fences are one of the most controversial topics facing homeowners.

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