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    Hi, Does anyone have experience or know whether it is feasible to split a 3 bedroom maisonette leasehold property into 2 legally separate properties

    Presumably there would be a planning issue, and would require freeholder consent. However there are 5 flats in the block and all our leases refer to paying one fifth of landlord would that work with one extra flat?

    The flat was a 1 bed but the basement was converted some 5 years ago and is now a 3 bedroom property. The original lease and extra demised area was amended via deed of variation.

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