Index to Deeds: 283 Dartmouth

The following is an index to property transfer deeds and building restriction agreements and easements recorded at the Suffolk County Deed Registry from the original land purchase through December 31, 2010.  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
02May2007 Karen K. Clair, trustee, 283 Dartmouth Street Trust TA Newbury and Dartmouth Street, Limited Partnership 41745 202
18Mar1986 Francis S. Wright and Anton T. Moehrke, trustees, Apple Bay Realty Trust Richard M. Kelleher, trustee, 283 Dartmouth Street Trust 23507 306
13Mar1986 Julius R. Cavadi, trustee, 283 Dartmouth Street Realty Trust Francis S. Wright and Anton T. Moehrke, trustees, Apple Bay Realty Trust 12356 1
01May1979 Demetre K. Steffon and Guiseppi F. DiPilato Stephen V. Miller, trustee, 283 Dartmouth Street Realty Trust 9173 613
13May1977 Imre Halasz and Anthony Halasz Demetre K. Steffon and Guiseppi F. DiPilato, trustees, D&S Realty Trust 8954 505
13Feb1969 Boston Safe Deposit & Trust Company, Arthur Willis, Jr., and Edward J. Ziegler, trustees under the will of Elizabeth C. Murphy Imre Halasz and Anthony Halasz 8265 472
28Dec1945 Norman B. Smith Elizabeth C. Murphy 6195 144
26Aug1944 John Butler Smith (one-third undivided interest) Norman B. Smith 6114 276
27Dec1928 Madeleine F. Smith (one-sixth undivided interest) Madeleine F. Smith and Norman B. Smith, trustees under the will of Archibald L. Smith for the benefit of John Butler Smith 5068 621
31Dec1926 Olin L. Fuller Norman B. Smith, two-thirds undivided interest; Madeleine F. Smith, one-sixth undivided interest; and Madeleine F. Smith and Norman B. Smith, trustees under the will of Archibald  L. Smith for the benefit of John Butler Smith, one-sixth undivided interest 4866 50
01Dec1926 Walter R. Moore Olin L. Fuller 4856 351
05Dec1925 (recorded 1Dec1926) William H. Agry, trustee under a declaration of trust dated 1Feb1912 Walter R. Moore 4856 350
05Dec1925 Ray C. Johnson William H. Agry, trustee under a declaration of trust dated 1Feb1912 4746 587
30Sep1925 Carrie M. Smith, executrix of the will of Eugene H. Smith Ray C. Johnson 4728 345
07Mar1889 Samuel J. Shaw (one-half undivided interest) Eugene H. Smith 1866 241
01Jun1881 James Standish Samuel J. Shaw and Eugene H. Smith 1526 289
Transfers of Unimproved Land
Date of Deed Grantor Grantee Book Page
15Nov1870 Charles A. Wood (lot with 67.5 foot frontage on Dartmouth) James Standish 1023 245
15Nov1870 Commonwealth of Massachusetts (lot with 112 foot frontage on Dartmouth and 78 foot frontage on Newbury) Charles A. Wood 1023 243
Building restrictions included in land transfer deed, specifying the front walls of houses built at 277-279-281-283 Dartmouth shall be set back four feet from the property line on Dartmouth but that porticos, steps, and bay windows and cornices may extend to the property line on Dartmouth Sreet, and that no house will be built at 277 Dartmouth that extends more than 55 feet east from the property line on Dartmouth with the right to project a bay window not more than four feet further east.  Restriction to expire after five years of the date of the deed
Date Party One Party Two Book Page
15Nov1870 Charles A. Wood (seller of lot with 67.5 foot frontage at 279-281-283 Dartmouth) James Standish (buyer of lot with 67.5 foot frontage at 279-281-283 Dartmouth) 1023 245
Easement included in land transfer deeds, granting to owners of 279, 281,and 283 the right of passage and drainage over 3 foot wide strip at the rear of 281 and 283 Dartmouth leading to alley (as shown on sketch of lots recorded with mortgage given on 30Apr1871 by James Standish to Theodore R. Glover, Book 1042, p. 216.)
Date Party One Party Two Book Page
01Jun1881 James Standish (seller of 283 Dartmouth; general reference to easements) Samuel J. Shaw and Eugene H. Smith (buyers of 283 Dartmouth) 1526 289
02Nov1875 James Standish (seller of 279 Dartmouth) Harriet F. Lauriat, wife of Charles E. Lauriat (buyer of 279 Dartmouth) 1300 297
01May1872 James Standish (seller of 281 Dartmouth) Elizabeth B. Kendall (buyer of 281 Dartmouth) 1105 154