Index to Deeds: 401 Marlborough

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 condominium units.  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
28Sep1983 Lili Banani and Farshid Banani, trustees, The B&N Realty Trust (401-403 Marlborough) 403 Marlborough Condominium 10563 65
24Jul1979 Ruth Elaine Noble (401-403 Marlborough) Lili Banani and Farshid Banani, trustees, The B&N Realty Trust 9213 202
24Jul1979 John M. Le Coq, trustee, 403 Marlborough Street Realty Trust (confirmatory deed, 401-403 Marlborough) Ruth Elaine Noble and Rita Mae Brown 9213 193
19Jul1979 Rita Mae Brown (one-half undivided interest, 401-403 Marlborough) Ruth Elaine Noble 9213 195
16Sep1975 John M. Le Coq, trustee, 403 Marlborough Street Realty Trust (401-403 Marlborough) Ruth Elaine Noble and Rita Mae Brown 8817 642
01Feb1973 John J. Ventola  and Charlotte G. Ventola, husband and wife (401 Marlborough) John M. LeCoq, trustee, 403 Marlborough Realty Trust 8611 363
17Aug1959 John J. Ventola John J. Ventola and Charlotte G. Ventola, husband and wife 7417 7
22Jan1954 George E. Schloerb John J. Ventola 6932 528
07Jun1945 William Hoag and the Merchants National Bank of Boston, trustees under the will of Georgiette A. Prescott George E. Schloerb and Edith E. Schloerb, husband and wife 6157 401
18Nov1931 Andreas F. Christian and Myrtle E. Christian, his wife, in her own right (foreclosure of mortgage given by Andreas and Myrtle Christian to the Middleborough Savings Bank and assigned by it to the trustees under the will of Georgiette A. Prescott; mortgage assumed by subsequent owners) William Hoag and George S. Parker, surviving trustees under the will of Georgiette A. Prescott 5301 112
11Feb1931 Andreas F. Christian and Myrtle E. Christian, his wife, in her own right (foreclosure of mortgage given by Andreas and Myrtle Christian to Albin M. Richards and assigned by him to the Provident Realty Company) Provident Realty Company 5242 591
18Jan1922 Andreas F. Christian Myrtle E. Christian, wife of Andreas F. Christian 4339 611
29Jun1921 Sidney F. Dabney Andreas F. Christian 4339 248
29Jun1921 Andreas F. Christian Sidney F. Dabney 4302 568
27Jun1921 John H. Powers Andreas F. Christian 4301 549
11Oct1915 Samuel Lebowich John H. Powers 3913 587
02Apr1915 Andrew F. Christian (foreclosure of mortgage given by Andrew F. Christian to Grace C. Fisher and assigned by her to Samuel Lebowich) Samuel Lebowich 3878 417
09Oct1906 Clarence B. Denny Andrew F. Christian 3161 34
09Oct1906 Clarence H. Denny and Endicott P. Saltonstall, trustees under the will of Daniel Denny; and Clarence H. Denny and Horace D. Chapin, trustees under a deed of trust from Clarence Bigelow Denny for the benefit of Elisabeth Tilden Denny Andrew F. Christian 3161 33
17Aug1889 William Simes (lot with 36 foot frontage and dwelling house) Daniel Denny 1894 196
Transfers of Unimproved Land: 36 foot lot composed of a 2 foot lot to the west and a 34 foot lot to the east
Date of Deed Grantor Grantee Book Page
10Jun1885 William Amory, Jr. (lot with 2 foot frontage) William Simes 1681 219
10Jun1885 William Amory and Anna Sears, his wife, in her own right (lot with 34 foot frontage) William Simes 1681 218
10Feb1881 recorded 8Jul1884) William Amory, Jr. (lot with 54 foot frontage) Anna Sears Amory, wife of William Amory 1644 308
10Feb1881 George P. Bangs and Charles P. Horton (lot with 134 foot frontage) William Amory, Jr. 1515 382
23Jan1880 Grenville T. W. Braman, Henry D. Hyde, and Henry M. Whitney, trustees (lot with 199.42 foot frontage) George P. Bangs and Charles P. Horton 1482 61
01Feb1879 Chester M. Dawes (irregular lot with 55.17 foot frontage on Marlborough) Grenville T. W. Braman, Henry D. Hyde, and Henry M. Whitney, trustees 1449 4
01Feb1879 Grenville T. W. Braman, Henry D. Hyde, and Henry M. Whitney, trustees, and Grenville T. W. Braman and Heirs of Daniel Davies, individually (the Cross Dam or Parker Street between Commonwealth Avenue and Beacon) Chester M. Dawes 1449 3
30Apr1878 Boston Water Power Company (the Cross Dam or Parker Street between Commonwealth Avenue and Beacon) Grenville T. W. Braman, Henry D. Hyde, and Henry M. Whitney, trustees, and Grenville T. W. Braman and Heirs of Daniel Davies, individually 1449 3
01Jun1877 Commonwealth of Massachusetts (release of interest in road known as the Cross Dam or Parker Street between Commonwealth Avenue and Beacon) Grenville T. W. Braman, Henry D. Hyde, and Frank W. Andrews, trustees, and Daniel Davies and Grenville T. W. Braman, individually 1377 109
01Mar1872 Boston Water Power Company Grenville T. W. Braman, Henry D. Hyde, and Frank W. Andrews, trustees 1095 1
Party Wall Agreements
Date Party One Party Two Book Page
13Feb1886 William Simes (owner of 401 Marlborough) Charles H. Tilton (owner of lot at 403 Marlborough) 1712 63
12Jul1884 William Amory and Anna S. Amory, his wife, in her own right (owner of lot at 401 Marlborough) William Herbert Rollins and Miriam Walley Rollins, his wife, in her own right (owner of lot at 399 Marlborough) 1645 620
Building restrictions in land transfer deed for the benefit of 401 Marlborough specifying that no building or projection may be constructed in the rear are of 403 Marlborough within 32 feet of the southern line of the alley except for bay windows extending not more than four feet and no more than 15 feet in width at the point where they meey the façade of the house
Date Grantor Grantee Book Page
13Feb1886 William Simes (seller of lot at 403 Marlborough and owner of 401 Marlborough) Charles H. Tilton (purchaser of lot at 403 Marlborough) 1712 61