easement by necessity

easement by necessity

An easement created by operation of law because the easement is indispensable to the reasonable use of nearby property, such as an easement connecting a parcel of land to a road.

¡ª Also termed easement of necessity; necessary way. [Cases: Easements 18. C.J.S. Easements ¡ì¡ì 63, 69, 75¨C77, 91¨C97, 99¨C101, 103¨C109.]


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