altius non tollendi

(Civil law.) An easement restraining the height of one's buildings.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • altius non tollendi — See light or prospect. Collins dictionary of law. W. J. Stewart. 2001 …   Law dictionary

  • altius non tollendi — /aelsWDyas non talenday/ In the civil law, a servitude due by the owner of a house, by which he is restrained from building beyond a certain height …   Black's law dictionary

  • altius non tollendi — ˈältēəs.ˌnōn.təˈlen(ˌ)dē noun Etymology: Latin, of not raising higher : the right to restrain another from building higher than a certain limit …   Useful english dictionary

  • servitus altius non tollendi — /sarvatas aelsh(iy)as non tolenday/ The servitude of not building higher. A right attached to a house, by which its proprietor can prevent his neighbor from building his own house higher …   Black's law dictionary

  • servitus altius non tollendi — (Civil law.) The easement or servitude of not being free to build any higher than the buildings of one s neighbor …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Altĭus tollendi jus — (Rechtsw.), das Recht, höher als das Nachbarhaus bauen zu dürfen; Gegensatz: Servitus altius non tollendi, s. Servitut …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Altĭus tollendi jus — (lat.), das Recht, in Bezug auf des Nachbars Haus höher bauen zu dürfen; Altius non tollendi servitus (lat.), das Recht, je nach der Vereinbarung dem Nachbar das Höherbauen seines Hauses schlechthin oder nur das Bauen über eine gewisse Höhe… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Servitūt — (vom Lat. Servitus), Dienstbarkeit, ein Recht an einer fremden Sache auf Benutzung derselben zu Gunsten eines individuell bestimmten andern Subjectes. S. bedeutet daher einerseits die Beschränkung des Eigenthums an einer Sache zu Gunsten eines… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Roman Law —     Roman Law     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Roman Law     In the following article this subject is briefly treated under the two heads of; I. Principles; II. History. Of these two divisions, I is subdivided into: A. Persons; B. Things; C. Actions …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • light or prospect — in Scots property law, the urban servitude non aed ificandi ( not to build ), altius non tollendi ( not to build beyond a certain height ) and non officiendi luminibus ( not to interfere with light ) combine to restrain proprietors, from their… …   Law dictionary

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