If you want to write a gazetteer on old houses do you need permission from the p

  1. HauntedIsle profile image56
    HauntedIsleposted 7 years ago

    If you want to write a gazetteer on old houses do you need permission from the present owners?

    I'm thinking of writing a book similar to the Pevsner series, but to seek permission to include every private house would take a long time. I'd like to do it out of courtesy, but was wondering if it was a legal requirement also? Given that people could move etc between writing and publishing it could become a never ending task!

 
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