Index to Deeds: 513 Beacon

The following is an index to property transfer deeds and building restriction agreements recorded at the Suffolk County Deed Registry from the original land purchase through December 31, 2017.  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
01Feb1996 George P. Demeter, trustee. Demeter Realty Trust Kings Limited Partnership 20800 290
30May1989 George P. Demeter, individually and as trustee, Demeter Realty Trust (confirmatory deed) George P. Demeter, trustee. Demeter Realty Trust 15588 295
16May1983 George P. Demeter, individually and as trustee, Demeter Realty Trust George P. Demeter, trustee. Demeter Realty Trust 10343 201
03Nov1982 Paula V. Belliveau, individually and as trustee, Bertabel Trust George P. Demeter, trustee, Demeter Realty Trust 10113 157
15Jul1980 Stephen M. Chapman and Charles B. Wallace, trustees, 513 Beacon Trust Paula V. Belliveau and Roberta Ann Nelson, trustees, Bertabel Trust 9480 182
27Sep1979 Frank Fodera, trustee, 513 Realty Trust Stephen M. Chapman and Charles B. Wallace, trustees, 513 Beacon Trust 9267 208
27Dec1978 Winter Hill Federal Savings and Loan Frank Fodera, trustee, 513 Realty Trust 9132 37
12Apr1978 Robert P. Vivian, trustee, Clifton Trust (foreclosure of mortgage) Winter Hill Federal Savings and Loan 9049 511
23Jan1967 Barnett Feldstein and Edith M. Feldstein Robert P. Vivian, trustee, Clifton Trust 8093 499
15Dec1964 (recorded 24Aug1966) Barnett Feldstein and Edith M. Feldstein, trustees, Tudor Realty Trust Barnett Feldstein and Edith M. Feldstein, husband and wife 8064 377
15Dec1964 Susan R. Miller and Michael O. Reinoehl, trustees, Virginia Trust Barnett Feldstein and Edith M. Feldstein, trustees, Tudor Realty Trust 7911 64
30Aug1963 Susan R. Miller and Michael O. Reinoehl Susan R. Miller and Michael O. Reinoehl, trustees, Virginia Trust 7778 545
01Aug1963 Solomon Kolodny and Anita Kolodny, trustees, Ansko Realty Trust Susan R. Miller and Michael O. Reinoehl 7767 30
02Apr1962 Solomon Kolodny Solomon Kolodny and Anita Kolodny, trustees, Ansko Realty Trust 7635 166
18Aug1961 John J. Henderson and Mary E. Henderson, husband and wife Solomon Kolodny 7580 212
24Oct1956 Lawrence B. McCaul, executor of the will of Thomas F. Burke John J. Henderson and Mary E. Henderson, husband and wife 7193 289
01Aug1941 Boston Five Cents Savings Bank Thomas F. Burke and Ellen J. Burke, husband and wife 5937 382
21Dec1937 Joseph Y. Schooner (foreclosure of mortgage) Boston Five Cents Savings Bank 5707 23
29Sep1927 Helen C. Toner (foreclosure of mortgage given by Helen Toner to the Brookline Savings Bank; foreclosed by the bank and sold to Joseph Y. Schooner (513 Beacon) Joseph Y. Schooner 4940 306
09Jan1926 Annie J. Varney (foreclosure of mortgage given by Annie J. Varney to Joseph Y. Schooner; foreclosed by him and sold to Helen C. Toner (513-515 Beacon) Helen C. Toner 4757 261
09Mar1922 (recorded 16May1922) Lucius Tuttle Hill,  administrator of the will of Harriett S. Hill (one-third undivided interest, confirmatory deed) Annie J. Varney 4367 111
09Mar1922 Lucius Tuttle Hill and Samuel H. Batchelder, trustees under the will of Harriett S. Hill (one-third undivided interes) Annie J. Varney 4355 95
09Mar1922 Charles H. Sherburne, and Harry H. Wiggin and Gertrude S. Wiggin, his wife, in her own right (two-thirds undivided interest) Annie J. Varney 4355 94
30Jun1888 N. Chadwick Henry and Oscar L. Stillings (lot with 22 foot frontage and dwelling house) Charles W. Sherburne 1829 257
Transfers of Unimproved Land
Date of Deed Grantor Grantee Book Page
10Mar1887 Francis A. Osborn and Grenville T. W. Braman, a majority of the trustees of the Commonwealth Avenue Lands, Francis W. Palfrey, the remaining trustee, being absent from Massachusetts (lot with 245.71 foot frontage on Beacon) N. Henry Chadwick and Oscar L. Stillings 1763 11
01Jun1880 Dwight Foster, Gilman Collamore, and George F. Richardson, trustees under a bond indenture with the Boston Water Power Company dated 1Jun1874 (release) Francis A. Palfrey, Francis A. Osborn, and Grenville T. W. Braman, trustees 1495 6
01Jun1880 Boston Water Power Company Francis A. Palfrey, Francis A. Osborn, and Grenville T. W. Braman, trustees 1495 9
Building restriction agreement by the owners of all land on the south side of Beacon between West Chester Park (Massachusetts Avenue) and Ipswich (Charlesgate East) requiring all buildings be set back 10 feet from the line of Beacon Street.  Steps, windows, porticos, and other usual projections are allowed within this reserved space, provided that that (a) projections of any kind other than door steps and balustrades connected therewith and roof cornices may extend no more than five feet into the reserved space, and (b) bays and bows are permitted in the reserved space subject to dimensional limitation set forth in the agreement.
Date Parties Book Page
01Feb1887 Henry Lee, H. H. Hunnewell, Augustus Lowell, Louis Curtis, Francis A. Osborn, G. T. W. Braman, and trustees of Commonwealth Avenue Lands 1762 7
Agreement by the owners of land on Beacon and Marlborough between West Chester Park (Massachusetts Avenue) and Ipswich Street (Charlesgate East) (1) providing for a sixteen foot wide passageway between the lots on Beacon and the lots on Marlborough to a point about 452 feet west of Massachusetts Avenue and then turning south to connect with Marlborough; and (2) establishing a setback requirement for a portion of the north side of Marlborough, specifically requiring that (a) buildings on lots located between Massachusetts Avenue and 125 feet west thereof must be set back 10 feet from Marlborough, and (b) buildings located on lots between 125 feet and 323.66 feet west of Massachusetts Avenue must be set back by a line that is 10 feet north of Marlborough on the east (at a point 125 feet west of Massachusetts Avenue) and 5 feet north of Marlborough on the west (at a point 323.33 feet west of Massachusetts Avenue); and further providing that that steps, porticos, and other usual projections appurtenant to the front wall of a building are permitted in the reserved space, and bays and bows are permitted in the reserved space subject to dimensional limitations.
Date Party One Party Two Party Three Book Page
10Jun1885 Francis W. Palfrey, Francis A. Osborn, and Grenville T. W. Braman, trustees (owners of lot running from Charlesgate East to a point on Beacon 200 feet west of Massachusetts Avenue and to a point on Marlborough 323.66 feet west of Massachusetts Avenue) Henry M. Whitney (owner of lot with 75 foot frontage on Beacon and 198.66 feet on Marlborough) Henry Lee, H. Hollis Hunnewell, and Augustus Lowell (owners of lot with 125 foot frontage on Beacon and Marlborough) 1685 433