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14 MAR 2018

Habberfield v Habberfield [2018] EWHC 317 (Ch)

Habberfield v Habberfield [2018] EWHC 317 (Ch)

(Chancery Division, Birrs J, 23 February 2018)

Property – Proprietary estoppel – Promise that daughter would inherit dairy farm – Detrimental reliance – Whether an equity claim was satisfied

The daughter’s claim for the dairy farm was allowed on the ground of proprietary estoppel.


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Neutral Citation Number: [2018] EWHC 317 (Ch)
Case No: C3BS914 / C30BS666
IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE
BUSINESS AND PROPERTY COURTS IN BRISTOL
PROPERTY TRUSTS AND PROBATE LIST

Bristol Civil Justice Centre
2 Redcliff Street
Bristol BS1 6GR


Date: 23/02/2018

Before :

THE HON. MR JUSTICE BIRSS

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Between :

LUCY ANN ANDREWS HABBERFIELD
Claimant

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JANE SARAH ANDREWS HABBERFIELD
Defendant

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Leslie Blohm QC (instructed by Stephens Scown) for the Claimant
Richard Wilson QC (instructed by Wilsons) for the Defendant

Hearing dates: 17th, 18th, 22nd, 23rd, 24th January 2018

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Judgment Approved 

Judgment: Habberfield v Habberfield [2018] EWHC 317 (Ch).rtf
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