Index to Deeds: 39 Commonwealth

The following is an index to property transfer deeds and party wall and building agreements 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
01Jun1998 Lawrence E. Hardoon, Patricia M. Quinn, and Paul S. Samson Commonwealth Avenue Real Estate, LLP 22519 24
12Feb1997 Lawrence E. Hardoon, and Paul S. Samson (one quarter undivided each interest to Laurence Hardoon and Patricia Quinn; one half undivided interest to Paul Samson) Laurence E. Hardoon, Patricia M. Quinn, and Paul S. Samson 22519 22
03Sep1975 Edward B. Cass, trustee, The Cass Family Trust (formerly The 5 West Hill Place Trust) Laurence E. Hardoon and Paul S. Samson 8815 173
30Sep1968 Edward J. Baldi and C. Phyllis Baldi, husband and wife Edward B. Cass, trustee, The 5 West Hill Place Trust 8232 128
26Sep1963 Chester Hammond Edward J. Baldi and C. Phyllis Baldi, husband and wife 4483 457
24Dec1959 Harvey H. Bundy and Richard C. Paine, executors under the will of Ellen T. Bullard, and Massachusetts General Hospital, residual devisee under said will Chester Hammond 7452 424
20Apr1916 Robert H. Gardiner and Philip Dexter, trustees under the will of George Dexter Katherine Eliot Bullard 3950 211
08May1899 Helen P. Mason, trustee under the will of Henry Mason Philip Dexter 2608 518
06Dec1897 Alan G. Mason Helen P Mason, trustee under the will of Henry Mason 2489 634
03Sep1896 Helen P. Mason, trustee under the will of Henry Mason Alan G. Mason 2385 307
01Mar1888 Elisha Atkins and Jonathan Lane, trustees for Agnes Ryan and residual legatees under the will of Isaac D. Farnsworth Henry Mason 1812 73
31Jan1887 Elisha Atkins and Jonathan Lane, trustees for Agnes Ryan and residual legatees under the will of Isaac D. Farnsworth (purchase and sale agreement with right to rent until closing) Henry Mason 1759 172
Transfers of Unimproved Land
Date of Deed Grantor Grantee Book Page
01Jul1871 Samuel H. Walley (lot with 26 foot frontage) Isaac D. Farnsworth 1151 163
17Nov1866 Henshaw B. Walley (lot with 28 foot frontage) Samuel H. Walley 889 134
08Apr1865 Thomas J. Lee Henshaw B. Walley 867 186
05May1864 Charles Heath and George H. Kuhn, trustees under the will of Freeman Allen Thomas J. Lee 844 89
31Oct1860 Commonwealth of Massachusetts Freeman Allen 789 222
Party Wall Agreements
Date Party One Party Two Book Page
27Mar1888 (recorded 16Apr1895) William H. Horton (owner of 41 Commonwealth) Henry Mason (owner of 39 Commonwealth) 2268 556
27Mar1888 Mary E. Atkins, wife of Elisha Atkins, in her own right, and Elisha Atkins (owner of 37 Commonwealth) Henry Mason (owner of 39 Commonwealth) 1832 335
11May1868 Samuel H. Walley (owner of 39 Commonwealth) Elijah C. Drew (owner of 41 Commonwealth) 933 31
Agreement permitting windows in the party wall between 37 and 39 Commonwealth until such time as they are obstructed or closed up by an addition at 39 Commonwealth
Date of Deed Grantor Grantee Book Page
01Dec1874 Isaac D. Farnsworth (owner of 39 Commonwealth) Elisha Atkins (owner of 37 Commonwealth) 1248 230
Preservation Restriction Agreement
Date of Deed Party One Party Two Book Page
14Oct2005 Commonwealth Avenue Real Estate, LLP National Architectural Trust, Inc. 38788 175