Purchase of freehold home : Braunton, Devon, EX33 - Conveyancing in Devon - exchanged 24/07/2007

In August 2007 our conveyancing Devon team were instructed to handle the purchase conveyancing for a freehold for a home valued at around £273, 000. 00 located at Braunton, Devon, EX33. The local authority for this residence is North Devon Council - www.northdevon.gov.uk/. There was a concerning discrepancy between details of the registered proprietors as per the sale documentation as against the Official Copies. This was obviously significantly important to clarify as our conveyancing lawyer needed to be sure that the registered owner and the seller on the contract were one and the same. This property was sold under a Grant of Probate and in the circumstances it was important to ensure that all legal documentation relating to the Grant of Probate were in order so that the Land Registry formalities could progress without issue. The Land Registry documentation revealed that the property was subject to restrictions/rights/covenants as set out in a conveyance dated 13/04/1965. It was important that we check with the registered proprietors conveyancing solicitor that the aforementioned restrictions/covenants etc. had been fully complied with. Mary Spiteri-Panayi was the property lawyer in charge of conveyancing in Devon, South West England. The estate agent's sales particulars detailing the registered proprietors conveyancing solicitor was obtained shortly before receiving the sale documentation. The estate agent was the Faviell and Co branch covering Devon. The seller's conveyancing solicitor Devon was Slee Blackwell Solicitors - DX 50451 Braunton. South West England, Devon - Conveyancing - freehold : Devon