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    I live in a modular home and I have people that keep blocking my driveway even though I do not drive is there something that I could do to keep them from parking in my spot your help is well preciate it
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    I don't think I understand what a modular home is or why it'd be a particular problem.

    Could you stick a sign up that says 'access required 24h'
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    (Original post by Missy810)
    I live in a modular home and I have people that keep blocking my driveway even though I do not drive is there something that I could do to keep them from parking in my spot your help is well preciate it
    If they're parked on a public road then technically it's perfectly legal for them to park there. You could try lodging a complaint with your local council though, they may be able to help though I wouldn't get your hopes up too high.
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    Is there any significance of the property being modular:holmes:

    I'm sure you can contest the parking if it's 'blocking' you in, even if you don't drive, you may wish someone else to use the drive.
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    (Original post by Missy810)
    I live in a modular home and I have people that keep blocking my driveway even though I do not drive is there something that I could do to keep them from parking in my spot your help is well preciate it
    This is only a problem in the eyes of the Police when you are parked on your drive and cannot get off due to an obstruction - it does not work the other way round.

    If you don't drive, why is this an issue? Could you not simply ask your neighbours to leave a gap for when you need to use your driveway?
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    (Original post by King Leonidas)
    Is there any significance of the property being modular:holmes:

    I'm sure you can contest the parking if it's 'blocking' you in, even if you don't drive, you may wish someone else to use the drive.
    I think a modular home is similar to modular flats. They are prefabricated often made of Fibre glass or GRP. Windows are rounded on the corners with their frames integrated into the actual wall. Sometimes windows are round like port holes.
    Usually modular homes are coloured white, beige, brown, orange or yellow. Often linked with concrete walkways and bridges in the case of modular flats.
    They do house very fine people such as accountants, architects, Drs, and those in-between jobs.
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    (Original post by Ambitious1999)
    I think a modular home is similar to modular flats. They are prefabricated often made of Fibre glass or GRP. Windows are rounded on the corners with their frames integrated into the actual wall. Sometimes windows are round like port holes.
    Usually modular homes are coloured white, beige, brown, orange or yellow. Often linked with concrete walkways and bridges in the case of modular flats.
    They do house very fine people such as accountants, architects, Drs, and those in-between jobs.
    I believe when they asked the significance of the house being modular, it was whether the information was pertinent to a driveway being blocked - it's not.
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    (Original post by Ambitious1999)
    They do house very fine people such as accountants, architects, Drs, and those in-between jobs.
    :toofunny:
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    (Original post by Dez)
    If they're parked on a public road then technically it's perfectly legal for them to park there. You could try lodging a complaint with your local council though, they may be able to help though I wouldn't get your hopes up too high.
    Not if they are causing an obstruction. It's illegal to park across a driveway.
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    (Original post by Doonesbury)
    Not if they are causing an obstruction. It's illegal to park across a driveway.
    Unfortunately, it isn't illegal - the Highway Code has it down as a "do not" rule, not a "must not" rule.
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    (Original post by IWMTom)
    Unfortunately, it isn't illegal - the Highway Code has it down as a "do not" rule, not a "must not" rule.
    Rights of way?
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    (Original post by Doonesbury)
    Rights of way?
    I'm afraid not. It's a crazy world - the Highway Code says don't park on a dropped kerb or where it impacts entrance/exit to a property, but there's no law regarding it
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    (Original post by IWMTom)
    I'm afraid not. It's a crazy world - the Highway Code says don't park on a dropped kerb or where it impacts entrance/exit to a property, but there's no law regarding it
    Hmm, ok but they could be sued for nuisance by preventing the enjoyment of your property.

    But yeah that would be a civil case.

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    (Original post by Doonesbury)
    Hmm, ok but they could be sued for nuisance by preventing the enjoyment of your property.

    But yeah that would be a civil case.

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    Did we just read the same article? :')
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    (Original post by IWMTom)
    Did we just read the same article? :')
    getsurrey....
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    (Original post by Doonesbury)
    getsurrey....
    Mine was Kentlive! Same quote! These local news rags man...
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    (Original post by IWMTom)
    Mine was Kentlive! Same quote! These local news rags man...
    Trinity Mirror

    Killing local newspapers one town at a time....
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    (Original post by King Leonidas)
    Is there any significance of the property being modular:holmes:

    I'm sure you can contest the parking if it's 'blocking' you in, even if you don't drive, you may wish someone else to use the drive.
    Maybe it doesn't look like a house or the driveway doesn't look like a driveway?

    if it's brand new build the kerb might not have been dropped yet... which is something you need to request

    OP seems to have gone away so we may never know.
 
 
 
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