In an alley, if you move your fence inward what happens to the property were the fence once stood?
Question Details: Is it right of way or still private?
A fence may used to mark a property line or boundary by does not define it: who owns the property is defined by the deed, which shows the boundary. Regardless of whether there is a fence or where the fence is located, if property belongs to person A, then any person on it without person A's consent or permission is trespassing. The lack of a fence does not convert private property in public property or grant other people an easement or right of way.
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