Index to Deeds: 240 Beacon

The following is an index to property transfer deeds and building restriction agreements recorded at the Suffolk County Deed Registry from the original land purchase until conversion of the building into condominiums. Mortgages, trust agreements, and other similar recorded documents are not included.  This index is intended as a guide only; actual deeds should be reviewed for details.

Transfers of Land and Buildings
Date of Deed Grantor Grantee Book Page
25Aug1972 Property Development Associates, Inc. (236-238-240 Beacon) 236 Beacon Condominium 8561 526
09Jun1972 E. Russell Greenwood (236-238-240 Beacon) Property Development Associates, Inc. 8541 229
07Dec1971 Saul E. Moffie E. Russell Greenwood 8496 35
11Dec1970 Rose C. Moffie, wife of Saul E. Moffie Saul E. Moffie 8409 225
28Sep1970 Saul E. Moffie Rose C. Moffie, wife of Saul E. Moffie 8397 14
07Mar1958 Harold L. Levin, trustee under a declaration of trust dated 16sep1941 (foreclosure of mortgage given by Massachusetts Clinic of Physiotherapy and Hospital, Inc.) Saul E. Moffie 7299 259
01Nov1950 Massachusetts School of Physiotherapy, Inc. Massachusetts Clinic of Physiotherapy and Hospital, Inc. 6650 540
09Jun1944 Katharine MacLane Abbott, widow of Gordon Abbott Massachusetts School of Physiotherapy, Inc. 6097 290
19Jan1906 Edward A. Bangs, Outram Bangs, and Francis R. Bangs, executors of the will of Anne Outram Bangs Katharine MacLane Abbott, wife of Gordon Abbott 3100 262
28Jul1873 Francis E. Parker Anne Outram Bangs, wife of Edward Bangs 1170 47
28Jul1873 Edward Bangs Francis E. Parker 1170 46
Transfers of Unimproved Land
Date of Deed Grantor Grantee Book Page
23Nov1871 J. Huntington Wolcott Edward Bangs 1081 308
20Oct1863 Boston and Roxbury Mill Corporation (lot with 28 foot frontage) J. Huntington Wolcott 835 161
Building restriction stipulations included in land transfer deed for 240 Beacon requiring that the front and rear of the dwelling house constructed at 240 Beacon (including any bays) extend no further than those at 238 Beacon; that any stable at 240 Beacon be no higher than the stable at 238 Beacon; and that the front door of 240 Beacon be on the side next to 238 Beacon and that no column, projection, or portico project more than 18 inches beyond the main line of the house.
Date of Deed Grantor Grantee Book Page
23Nov1871 J. Huntington Wolcott Edward Bangs 1081 308
Building restriction agreement (expiring 1Jan1938) limiting the  height of buildings in rear of 236-246 Beacon
Date Party One Party Two Party Three Book Page
07Sep1927 Pauline Shaw Fenno (236-238 Beacon) Gordon and Katherine Abbott (240-242 Beacon) Lloyd D. Brace (246 Beacon) 4930 213