Index to Deeds: 246 Beacon

The following is an index to property transfer deeds and party wall 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
15Nov1979 Charles C. Smith, Jr., and William A. Ryan, trustees, 246 Beacon Street Associates Trust (244-246 Beacon) 244-246 Beacon Street Condominium 9311 49
13Feb1979 Elden Corporation (244-246 Beacon) Charles C. Smith, Jr., and William A. Ryan, trustees of the 246 Beacon Street Associates Trust 9151 566
01Jul1971 Reith Realty Corporation (244-246 Beacon) Elden Corporation 8456 133
27Sep1963 Howard C. Reith and Frances G. Reith, husband and wife (244-246 Beacon) Reith Realty Corporation 7789 401
18Nov1953 Muriel Borden Clark, widow of Earl S. Clark, and Clarence Leslie Clark (244-246 Beacon) Howard C. Reith and Frances G. Reith, husband and wife 6916 29
01Apr1951 Muriel Borden Clark, widow of Earl S. Clark, and Clarence Leslie Clark, surviving trustees, Rockwood Trust Muriel Borden Clark, widow of Earl S. Clark, and Clarence Leslie Clark 6916 27
29Nov1946 Hyman Yaffe Earl S. Clark, trustee, Rockwood Trust 6288 382
27Dec1944 Nathan M. Alpert Hyman Yaffe 6134 405
23Dec1943 Mary W. Harris Nathan M. Alpert 6073 401
27Jun1941 Henry J. O’Meara Mary W. Harris 5931 464
29May1941 Old Colony Trust Company, successor trustee Henry J. O’Meara 5922 281
18Apr1929 Lloyd D. Brace Edwin W. Preston, trustee 5094 305
14Jun1927 Leverett A. Haskell Lloyd D. Brace 4905 455
31Mar1927 Leverett A. Haskell (foreclosure deed) Leverett A. Haskell 4885 153
01Apr1926 Josephine C. Wing, wife of Daniel G. Wing 250 Beacon Street, Inc. 4775 547
12Apr1922 Ezra C. Fitch Josephine C. Wing, wife of Daniel G. Wing 4358 573
09Jan1912 Frederick O. Houghton Ezra C. Fitch 3601 58
31Jul1907 Frederic B. Holder and Agnes L. W. Holder, his wife, by her own right Frederick O. Houghton 3226 590
01Jun1905 Paul M. Hamlen, Elizabeth P. Hamlen, Miriam P. Hamlen, Daniel Cartin and Gertrude Catlin, his wife, by her own right, heirs of Nathaniel P. Hamlen Agnes L. W. Holder, wife of Frederic B. Holder 3047 609
30Aug1898 Warren L. Lord Nathaniel P. Hamlen, trustee 2551 190
23Aug1898 Robert Grant and Richard M. Saltonstall, trustees under the will of George W. West Warren L. Lord 2551 184
28Nov1890 Mary Endicott West George W. West 1970 140
Transfers of Unimproved Land: 25 foot lot at 246 Beacon composed of 16 foot lot and 9 foot lot
Date of Deed Grantor Grantee Book Page
10Jan1887 Frederic Amory Mary Endicott West 1756 54
18Feb1886 Alida Livingston Borland Frederic Amory 1712 507
11Jan1881 Henry Whitwell Alida Livingston Borland 1514 52
Transfers of Unimproved Land: 16 foot lot with 248 Beacon to the west
11Feb1880 Charles Amory and Martha Amory, his wife (lot with 16 foot frontage) Henry Whitwell 1483 194
01Jun1874 James J. Storrow, assigned of mortgage from Alfred A. Marcus to Charles Amory (lot with 44 foot frontage) Charles Amory 1395 248
12Jul1872 Charles Amory (lot with 44 foot frontage) Alfred A. Marcus 1117 147
04Apr1871 Lydia Ward (lot with 44 foot frontage) Charles Amory 1045 34
20Oct1863 Boston and Roxbury Mill Corporation (lot with 44 foot frontage) Lydia Ward 834 209
Transfers of Unimproved Land: 9 foot lot with 244 Beacon to the east
10Feb1880 Francis E. Parker (lot with 9 foot frontage) Henry Whitwell 1483 177
28Feb1867 Francis C. Lowell, trustee under the will of Edward J. Lowell (lot with 26 foot frontage) Francis E. Parker 895 228
20Oct1863 Boston and Roxbury Mill Corporation (lot with 26 foot frontage) Francis C. Lowell, trustee under the will of Edward J. Lowell 837 68
Party Wall Agreement
Date Party One Party Two Book Page
10Jan1887 Mary Endicott West (246 Beacon) Frederic Amory (250 Beacon) 1758 43
 
Party wall stipulations included in land transfer deed for 246 Beacon
Date Party One Party Two Book Page
11Jan1881 Henry Whitwell (seller of land at 246 Beacon) Alida Livingston Borland (buyer of land at 246 Beacon) 1514 52
Party wall agreement receipt for payment by the owner of 250 Beacon
Date Party One Party Two Book Page
13Mar1888 Mary Endicott West (246 Beacon) Georgiana B., Martha Parsons, and Georgiana Parsons (250 Beacon) 1832 144
 
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