party wall definition

  • noun:
    • A wall constructed on the boundary line of adjoining properties and provided by both proprietors.
    • A commonly shared wall dividing two properties
    • A wall that separates adjoining homes, as with a block or row.
    • A wall upon the line between the premises of adjoining proprietors, which each gets the right to use as a support for his construction, and in most cases and also to some extent for chimneys, water-pipes, etc.
    • a wall erected on the line between two properties and provided by both proprietors

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