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An instrument granting the right of private way over another’s person land.


Requirements to be filed:

  • Be in writing

  • Be signed by party conveying the easement

  • Must be signed, have unofficial witness signature and be notarized

  • The Clerk’s office will not notarize documents

  • Have a return name and address at the top of the document

  • A three-inch margin at the top of the first page

  • Filing fee is $25.00 per easement

  • Make sure your recording fees are enclosed payable to Cherokee Clerk of Court

    • Money order or certified funds – made out to the Cherokee Clerk of Court

    • Cash (we do not recommend sending cash through the mail)

    • Credit Cards for in office filing only (adds 3% convenience fee)


There are three ways to file:


This document contains general information about legal matters pertaining to documents filed with the Clerk of Superior Court. This information is not to be construed as legal advice. It is always in your best interest to consult an attorney regarding questions or concerns prior to filing.   

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