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Building an extension

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frillyflower Wed 01-Feb-17 13:26:48

We are building an extension to our kitchen of our ground floor flat. We own the entire ground floor including the garden.
Our upstairs neighbour (converted Victorian house, three flats, all share freehold) objected to the planning permission but was overruled.
She then raised 3 concerns about our work although she also said (in writing) that she didn't want to stop us going ahead and to address these we are putting in an acoustic ceiling, a soft closing front door and lowering the height of the kitchen roof.
She then said she wanted us to agree that no maintenance or repair issues arising from our extension would be the responsibility of the other flat owners. We readily agreed to this (also in writing as she asked).
She then warned us that she had not yet given permission for our work - despite us negotiating with her since September and agreeing to all her demands.
We have asked her to drop us a note of agreement and she has not replied despite the work beginning next week as she has known for a long time.
Our lease says we have to seek the permission of the other freeholders but also that their permission should not be unreasonably withheld.
Does anyone have experience of this? Is she now acting unreasonably?
We want to get on with the build without this hanging over us.
Any advice? Thanks.

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