An application has been made to demolish or significantly alter these buildings.

If a property is deemed to have historic merit, the Town has the option of placing a stay of demolition for up to 12 months — or 18 months for National Register properties — to allow the Town and the owner to discuss alternatives to demolition of the property.


Demolition hearing:
2024-06-03
partial demolition
47 Stetson St
Built: 
1914
Class: 
Single Family House
Land area: 
4,415 sf
FAR: 
0.56
Owner: 
Carlo Giovanni Traverso Tr
FY24:
$2,255,800 Δ6.63%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
24$2,255,8006.63%
23$2,115,6005.00%
22$2,014,8004.00%
21$1,937,4005.56%
20$1,835,3005.05%
19$1,747,00010.75%
18$1,577,4005.99%
17$1,488,3007.00%
16$1,390,9007.16%
15$1,298,0006.55%
14$1,218,2003.00%
13$1,182,7000.00%
12$1,182,700-0.45%
11$1,188,0000.00%
10$1,188,0000.00%
09$1,188,00011.93%
08$1,061,400-4.00%
07$1,105,6000.00%
06$1,105,60017.42%
05$941,6006.99%
04$880,10010.00%
03$800,10035.63%
02$589,900
Historic name: 
Newcomb, William H. House
Neighborhood: 
North Brookline
Architect(s): 
Newcomb, William H.
Style(s): 
Craftsman
Use(s): 
Single Family Dwelling House
Significance(s): 
Architecture
MHC Inventory Form
Demolition hearing:
2024-06-03
32 Auburn St
Built: 
1904
Class: 
Two-Family House
Land area: 
5,950 sf
FAR: 
0.57
Owner: 
Betty G Chin Life Estate; Tim K C/O Chin
FY24:
$2,015,300 Δ6.55%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
24$2,015,3006.55%
23$1,891,4005.00%
22$1,801,3004.00%
21$1,732,0002.98%
20$1,681,9005.00%
19$1,601,80013.42%
18$1,412,3008.02%
17$1,307,5009.99%
16$1,188,70014.98%
15$1,033,80011.08%
14$930,7005.00%
13$886,4000.00%
12$886,4000.91%
11$878,4000.01%
10$878,300-0.01%
09$878,4002.07%
08$860,600-2.00%
07$878,2000.17%
06$876,7008.61%
05$807,2007.01%
04$754,3009.99%
03$685,80017.07%
02$585,800
Historic name: 
Richardson, Charles L. House
Neighborhood: 
Lower Harvard Street
Style(s): 
Colonial Revival
Use(s): 
Multiple Family Dwelling House; Single Family Dwelling House
Significance(s): 
Architecture
MHC Inventory Form
Demolition hearing:
2024-05-21
National Register property
40 Webster Pl
Built: 
c1856
Class: 
Charitable Services
Land area: 
12,547 sf
Owner: 
Brookline Friendly Society
FY24:
$2,565,000 Δ-1.41%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
24$2,565,000-1.41%
23$2,601,6003.25%
22$2,519,8000.59%
21$2,505,100-1.25%
20$2,536,8003.69%
19$2,446,50032.96%
18$1,840,000-0.01%
17$1,840,10033.28%
16$1,380,6006.37%
15$1,297,900-8.46%
14$1,417,800-19.44%
13$1,760,0000.00%
12$1,760,00011.55%
11$1,577,700-9.03%
10$1,734,300-17.65%
09$2,105,90084.32%
08$1,142,5000.00%
07$1,142,5000.00%
06$1,142,50065.20%
05$691,60017.70%
04$587,6000.00%
03$587,600-5.35%
02$620,800
Common name: 
Stoddard, George House
Neighborhood: 
Brookline Village
Style(s): 
Greek Revival; Italianate
Use(s): 
Multiple Family Dwelling House
Significance(s): 
Architecture
Designation(s): 
Nat'l Register Individual Property (10/17/1985); Nat'l Register MRA (10/17/1985)
MHC Inventory Form
Demolition hearing:
2024-05-21
320 Woodland Rd
Built: 
1936
Class: 
Single Family House
Land area: 
30,321 sf
FAR: 
0.14
Owner: 
Chester L & Deborah D Rudman
FY24:
$2,061,700 Δ18.75%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
24$2,061,70018.75%
23$1,736,1005.00%
22$1,653,400-20.65%
21$2,083,6007.34%
20$1,941,2005.00%
19$1,848,700-3.90%
18$1,923,8007.96%
17$1,782,0006.99%
16$1,665,5007.00%
15$1,556,5003.53%
14$1,503,4003.00%
13$1,459,6000.00%
12$1,459,6007.79%
11$1,354,1000.00%
10$1,354,1000.20%
09$1,351,400-0.95%
08$1,364,300-4.00%
07$1,421,100-0.01%
06$1,421,3004.97%
05$1,354,0007.01%
04$1,265,3009.99%
03$1,150,4006.97%
02$1,075,400
Historic name: 
Joplin, Dr. Robert J. House
Neighborhood: 
Woodland
Architect(s): 
Johnson, August Associates; Leland, Joseph Daniels Company
Style(s): 
Colonial Revival
Use(s): 
Single Family Dwelling House
Significance(s): 
Architecture
Demolition hearing:
2024-05-14
partial demolition carriage house only, house not endangered
212 Aspinwall Ave
Built: 
c1887
Class: 
Single Family House
Land area: 
12,213 sf
FAR: 
0.31
Owner: 
Robert L Jr Allen Tr
FY24:
$1,919,100 Δ-8.70%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
24$1,919,100-8.70%
23$2,101,9005.00%
22$2,001,8004.00%
21$1,924,8005.97%
20$1,816,4005.00%
19$1,729,90010.38%
18$1,567,2006.00%
17$1,478,5007.00%
16$1,381,80011.92%
15$1,234,6007.93%
14$1,143,9003.00%
13$1,110,6000.00%
12$1,110,6000.81%
11$1,101,7000.00%
10$1,101,7000.00%
09$1,101,7000.62%
08$1,094,900-4.25%
07$1,143,5000.02%
06$1,143,30012.81%
05$1,013,5009.51%
04$925,50010.01%
03$841,30013.89%
02$738,700
Historic name: 
Richards, John J. House
Neighborhood: 
Lawrence School
Style(s): 
Queen Anne
Use(s): 
Single Family Dwelling House
Significance(s): 
Architecture
MHC Inventory Form
Demolition hearing:
2024-05-14
partial demolition
12 Thayer St
Built: 
c1858
Class: 
Residential Improved Land
Land area: 
3,888 sf
Owner: 
John P & Debra Lee Brown Trs
FY24:
$155,500 Δ8.67%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
24$155,5008.67%
23$143,1004.76%
22$136,600-1.37%
21$138,500-0.29%
20$138,9000.29%
19$138,5000.51%
18$137,8001.77%
17$135,4006.95%
16$126,60014.67%
15$110,4004.74%
14$105,4003.03%
13$102,3000.00%
12$102,3000.00%
11$102,3000.00%
10$102,3000.00%
09$102,3000.59%
08$101,7000.00%
07$101,7000.00%
06$101,70022.83%
05$82,8006.98%
04$77,40010.10%
03$70,30069.40%
02$41,500
Historic name: 
Wild, Edward Carriage Barn
Common name: 
Conant, Josiah Carriage Barn
Neighborhood: 
Brookline Village
Architect(s): 
Lyford, Nathaniel
Style(s): 
Italianate
Use(s): 
Agricultural; Out Building
Significance(s): 
Agriculture; Architecture; Transportation
MHC Inventory Form
Demolition hearing:
2024-05-14
41 Codman Rd
Built: 
1919
Class: 
Single Family House
Land area: 
43,605 sf
FAR: 
0.14
Owner: 
41 Codman Road LLC
FY24:
$3,565,200 Δ16.77%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
24$3,565,20016.77%
23$3,053,3005.00%
22$2,907,9004.00%
21$2,796,1008.34%
20$2,580,8005.00%
19$2,457,9007.68%
18$2,282,6006.00%
17$2,153,4007.00%
16$2,012,6007.00%
15$1,880,9005.08%
14$1,790,0003.00%
13$1,737,9000.12%
12$1,735,9006.62%
11$1,628,1000.00%
10$1,628,100-0.07%
09$1,629,300-15.00%
08$1,916,900-4.00%
07$1,996,8000.01%
06$1,996,700-0.43%
05$2,005,4006.99%
04$1,874,30010.01%
03$1,703,80026.38%
02$1,348,200
Demolition hearing:
2024-04-09
garage only, house not endangered
66 Toxteth St
Built: 
1892
Class: 
Single Family House
Land area: 
10,500 sf
FAR: 
0.31
Owner: 
Samuel & Anne Freeh Engel
FY24:
$2,142,200 Δ9.93%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
24$2,142,2009.93%
23$1,948,7004.99%
22$1,856,0004.00%
21$1,784,6006.26%
20$1,679,4005.00%
19$1,599,40011.16%
18$1,438,8006.00%
17$1,357,4007.00%
16$1,268,60012.29%
15$1,129,8007.74%
14$1,048,6003.00%
13$1,018,1000.00%
12$1,018,1000.76%
11$1,010,400-1.81%
10$1,029,0000.00%
09$1,029,0000.44%
08$1,024,500-4.18%
07$1,069,2000.00%
06$1,069,20012.20%
05$952,9007.01%
04$890,50010.10%
03$808,80013.39%
02$713,300
Historic name: 
Thomas, Edward I. House
Neighborhood: 
Lawrence School
Style(s): 
Shingle Style
Use(s): 
Single Family Dwelling House
Significance(s): 
Architecture
MHC Inventory Form
Demolition hearing:
2024-04-09
garage only, house not endangered
111 University Rd
Built: 
1916
Class: 
Two-Family House
Land area: 
5,866 sf
FAR: 
0.62
Owner: 
111 University Rd LLC
FY24:
$2,481,700 Δ7.80%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
24$2,481,7007.80%
23$2,302,2005.00%
22$2,192,6004.00%
21$2,108,2001.86%
20$2,069,7005.00%
19$1,971,10012.04%
18$1,759,3008.00%
17$1,629,00010.00%
16$1,480,90013.95%
15$1,299,6009.20%
14$1,190,1005.00%
13$1,133,4000.00%
12$1,133,4002.97%
11$1,100,7000.00%
10$1,100,700-10.79%
09$1,233,80010.10%
08$1,120,600-2.00%
07$1,143,5000.00%
06$1,143,5006.59%
05$1,072,8006.99%
04$1,002,70010.01%
03$911,50032.10%
02$690,000
Historic name: 
Hopkins Trust House
Neighborhood: 
Aspinwall Hill
Architect(s): 
Ramsay, Harry Morton
Style(s): 
Craftsman
Use(s): 
Multiple Family Dwelling House
Significance(s): 
Architecture
MHC Inventory Form
Demolition hearing:
2024-04-09
garage only, house not endangered
134 Clinton Rd
Built: 
1926
Class: 
Single Family House
Land area: 
16,647 sf
FAR: 
0.23
Owner: 
Michelle A Hallee Tr; Gordon G Wong Tr
FY24:
$3,561,100 Δ18.36%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
24$3,561,10018.36%
23$3,008,8005.00%
22$2,865,5004.00%
21$2,755,3004.58%
20$2,634,6005.00%
19$2,509,1001.95%
18$2,461,2006.07%
17$2,320,3007.00%
16$2,168,5007.00%
15$2,026,6003.04%
14$1,966,9003.00%
13$1,909,6000.00%
12$1,909,6004.62%
11$1,825,3000.00%
10$1,825,3000.10%
09$1,823,4003.13%
08$1,768,000-4.00%
07$1,841,7000.00%
06$1,841,70010.54%
05$1,666,1007.00%
04$1,557,10022.72%
03$1,268,80023.70%
02$1,025,700
Historic name: 
Chamberlain - Gordon House
Neighborhood: 
Fisher Hill
Architect(s): 
Deane, Norman H.
Style(s): 
Colonial Revival
Use(s): 
Single Family Dwelling House
Significance(s): 
Architecture
MHC Inventory Form