|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 120 (Feb)|
|Neutral Citation:|| EWHC 120 (Ch)|
|Representation||Anthony Tanney (instructed by Clarke Willmott LLP) for the claimants.|
|Caroline Hutton (instructed by Bircham Dyson Bell LLP) for the defendant.|
|Judgment Dates:||2 February 2012|
Contract - Construction - Contractual term - Claimants holding tenancy from defendant (original tenancy) - Parties agreeing to add extra area of land - Parties engaging in arbitration as to rent payable from relevant date - Extra land purportedly being added to original tenancy by memorandum stating rent payable £16,333 pa - Execution of memorandum effecting automatic surrender of original tenancy and re-grant of new tenancy - Arbitrator determining annual rent £27,700 - Claimants issuing proceedings - Recorder determining rent agreed for new tenancy £16,333 pa - Defendant appealing - Effect of execution of memorandum on rent payable under new tenancy.