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Barclay v Barclay [1970]

Facts

  • Testator died; surviving beneficiary sought possession of the testator’s bungalow under a trust for sale

Issue

  • Was occupation permitted?

Decision

  • No

Reasoning

  • The purpose of the trust for sale was for the bungalow to be sold
  • Lord Denning backtracked on the importance of occupation pending sale under a trust for sale as highlighted in Bull v Bull [1955]
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