The former toolmaker and engineer said the family moved into the timberframed house when first built and had the car port
added three years ago.
Brenda said: "We saw flashing lights so we went out to have a look and the whole car port
was on fire.
Officers found the car port
to the right of the house on fire, and flames going up the side of the house.
The court heard that in May, HPS Maintenance and Restoration Ltd was requested by Mr Khan's insurance company to remove the car port
following subsidence at his home.
The case was heard by a judge who defined the boundary between the houses and ruled any concrete base or car port
that goes over the boundary must be removed.
Apart from the three bedrooms and bathroom, the cottage comes with a garage, car port
and a studio in the garden, with light and power connected.
The ground floor is cut away to provide a double car port
with a studio at the back; the first floor contains the master and guest bedrooms; the second, a living room to the rear and kitchendining in front.
There are gardens, a double car port
and driveway for parking.
A bitter four-year dispute over a car port
is raging on a peaceful suburban street in Middlesbrough.
These include the verandah, car port
, terrace and sun room, and transition from interior to outside is always through such an intermediate space.
But their bungled efforts included a rickety extension, a car port
without foundations and a structurally unsafe loft conversion - all without planning permission.
Keystone Cottage is offered at around pounds 149,950 and features main living room with sitting room, large bathroom with walkin store and car port