Manors: manorial titles and rights (PG22)

Information on manorial titles and rights: lordship of the manor, manorial land and manorial rights (practice guide 22).

Applies to England and Wales



This guide provides basic background information about manorial titles and rights. It describes the information held by HM Land Registry and the general effect on registered land of interests that have their origins in the historical manors of England and Wales.

It is aimed at the legal profession and members of the public. It is not, however, a substitute for specific legal advice.

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Published 13 October 2003
Last updated 24 June 2015 + show all updates
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