8th December 2020
This is Defendant 1’s (D1) appeal with Permission granted from Mr Roger Ter Haar QC (sitting as a Deputy High Court Judge) on ground 3.
By his order dated 22/5/20, the judge ordered D1 to pay C the sum of £374,000 in respect of damages for diminution in value.
The claim was for damages for alleged negligence in surveying and valuing residential property in Devon.
The Deputy Judge granted Permission in relation to the correct valuation of damages on the findings which he made.