Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 371 (Oct)
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division

Chadwick and Longmore LJJ

Representation Alice Deschampsneufs (instructed by Peter Horada & Co) for the tenant.
  Patrick Reynolds (instructed by Redferns) for the landlord.
Judgment Dates: 24 October 2002


Landlord and tenant - Eviction - Protection from eviction - Excluded tenancy - s 3A(2).

The Case

The place where a person slept was of the most enormous importance in determining where his principle or only home was. In the instant case, where a landlord was using rooms of a property as his bedroom and sitting room, although taking meals and spending a considerable amount of time at another property, the first property would therefore be his principle home for the purposes of the .

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