Index to Deeds: 51 Commonwealth

The following is an index to property transfer deeds and party wall 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
30Oct2003 Beal Ventures XI LLC (49-51 Commonwealth) Fifty-One Commonwealth Condominium 33147 109
11Sep2002 Simmons College, Inc. (49-51 Commonwealth) Beal Ventures XI LLC 29337 260
15Dec1944 G. Peabody Gardner (formerly called George Peabody Gardner, Jr.) and George Gardner Monks, executors under the will of Olga Eliza Monks (John Monks having resigned as executor) Simmons College 6134 120
13Nov1916 George P. Gardner, and G. Peabody Gardner, Jr., trustees under the will of George A. Gardner Olga E. Monks, wife of George H. Monks 3995 224
23Oct1884 George A. Gardner, John L. Gardner, and George P. Gardner, executors under the will of John L. Gardner George A. Gardner 1661 415
Transfers of Unimproved Land
Date of Deed Grantor Grantee Book Page
18May1872 Francis C. Lowell John L. Gardner 1715 383
17Feb1864 Commonwealth of Massachusetts Francis C. Lowell 845 3
Party Wall Agreements
Date Party One Party Two Book Page
12Jul1877 Charles Torrey (owner of 49 Commonwealth) John L. Gardner (owner of 51 Commonwealth) 1382 95
04May1876 Isaac D. Farnsworth (owner of 49 Commonwealth) John L. Gardner (owner of 51 Commonwealth) 1334 152
07Aug1875 Joseph T. Bailey (owner of 55 Commonwealth) John L. Gardner (owner of 51 Commonwealth) 1300 295