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:
2019-03-21
partial demolition
114 Rawson Rd
Built: 
1945
Class: 
Single Family House
Land area: 
15,580 sf
FAR: 
0.13
Owner: 
Steven L & Barbara G Nickman, Trs
FY19:
$1,531,500 Δ14.21%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
19$1,531,50014.21%
18$1,340,9005.99%
17$1,265,1006.99%
16$1,182,4007.00%
15$1,105,00014.92%
14$961,5003.00%
13$933,5000.00%
12$933,5001.72%
11$917,7000.00%
10$917,7000.00%
09$917,70016.18%
08$789,900-4.00%
07$822,8000.06%
06$822,3005.94%
05$776,2006.99%
04$725,50010.01%
03$659,50019.71%
02$550,900
Demolition hearing:
2019-03-12
partial demolition, National Register property
85 Dean Rd
Built: 
1897
Class: 
Single Family House
Land area: 
7,532 sf
FAR: 
0.45
Owner: 
Alan M Kurd; Katharine M Esselen
FY19:
$2,280,400 Δ0.30%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
19$2,280,4000.30%
18$2,273,5006.08%
17$2,143,1007.00%
16$2,002,90041.33%
15$1,417,2005.26%
14$1,346,4003.00%
13$1,307,2000.00%
12$1,307,2002.48%
11$1,275,6000.00%
10$1,275,600-0.08%
09$1,276,600-1.35%
08$1,294,100-4.00%
07$1,348,0000.00%
06$1,348,00010.31%
05$1,222,0007.01%
04$1,142,0009.99%
03$1,038,30018.10%
02$879,200
Historic name: 
Mann, H. T. House
Neighborhood: 
Fisher Hill
Architect(s): 
Chapman, Frazer and Bliss
Style(s): 
Shingle Style
Use(s): 
Single Family Dwelling House
Significance(s): 
Architecture
Designation(s): 
Nat'l Register District (10/17/1985); Nat'l Register MRA (10/17/1985)
MHC Inventory Form
Demolition hearing:
2019-03-12
partial demolition
95 Welland Rd
Built: 
1930
Class: 
Single Family House
Land area: 
6,689 sf
FAR: 
0.49
Owner: 
Stephen Whalen
FY19:
$1,914,300 Δ9.46%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
19$1,914,3009.46%
18$1,748,8006.00%
17$1,649,8007.00%
16$1,541,9007.00%
15$1,441,0009.90%
14$1,311,2003.00%
13$1,273,0000.00%
12$1,273,0002.91%
11$1,237,0000.00%
10$1,237,000-0.01%
09$1,237,10011.06%
08$1,113,900-4.00%
07$1,160,300-0.02%
06$1,160,5006.67%
05$1,087,9007.10%
04$1,015,80027.17%
03$798,800-6.37%
02$853,100
Neighborhood: 
Aspinwall Hill
Architect(s): 
Forster, Lines
Style(s): 
Not researched
Use(s): 
Single Family Dwelling House
Significance(s): 
Architecture
Demolition hearing:
2019-03-12
partial demolition
76 Verndale St
Built: 
1915
Class: 
Two-Family House
Land area: 
6,374 sf
FAR: 
0.70
Owner: 
76 Verndale LLC
FY19:
$2,367,700 Δ10.72%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
19$2,367,70010.72%
18$2,138,4008.00%
17$1,980,00010.00%
16$1,800,00010.00%
15$1,636,40013.76%
14$1,438,5005.00%
13$1,370,0000.00%
12$1,370,0000.22%
11$1,367,0000.00%
10$1,367,0000.01%
09$1,366,9002.74%
08$1,330,400-2.00%
07$1,357,6000.01%
06$1,357,50012.23%
05$1,209,6007.00%
04$1,130,50010.00%
03$1,027,70024.90%
02$822,800
Demolition hearing:
2019-02-19
58 Kent St
Built: 
1860
Class: 
Two-Family House
Land area: 
10,113 sf
FAR: 
0.37
Owner: 
Barbara J Murphy
FY19:
$1,720,200 Δ8.07%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
19$1,720,2008.07%
18$1,591,7008.00%
17$1,473,8009.97%
16$1,340,20015.10%
15$1,164,40013.50%
14$1,025,9005.01%
13$977,0000.00%
12$977,0002.94%
11$949,1000.00%
10$949,1000.00%
09$949,1001.56%
08$934,500-2.28%
07$956,3000.00%
06$956,30016.85%
05$818,4007.01%
04$764,80012.87%
03$677,60016.89%
02$579,700
Demolition hearing:
2019-02-19
50 Westbourne Ter
Class: 
Municipal Education
Land area: 
172,716 sf
Owner: 
Town Of Brookline; C/O Driscoll School & Playground
FY19:
$31,315,400 Δ13.85%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
19$31,315,40013.85%
18$27,506,000-6.75%
17$29,498,3000.00%
16$29,498,3008.65%
15$27,150,80018.66%
14$22,881,50051.70%
13$15,083,7000.00%
12$15,083,70016.10%
11$12,991,8000.00%
10$12,991,800-8.48%
09$14,196,10011.13%
08$12,774,7000.00%
07$12,774,7000.00%
06$12,774,7001.60%
05$12,573,00017.70%
04$10,682,3007.75%
03$9,914,30017.03%
02$8,471,800
Demolition hearing:
2019-02-19
partial demolition
1618 Beacon St
Class: 
Residential with Commercial
Land area: 
4,233 sf
Owner: 
Robert James Amaral Tr; Miriam C/O Jaffe Tr
FY19:
$1,856,900 Δ13.62%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
19$1,856,90013.62%
18$1,634,3005.75%
17$1,545,50012.06%
16$1,379,20011.62%
15$1,235,60024.16%
14$995,2005.22%
13$945,8000.35%
12$942,5004.35%
11$903,200-2.26%
10$924,1005.15%
09$878,80014.64%
08$766,6008.34%
07$707,6000.97%
06$700,8002.76%
05$682,0008.77%
04$627,00014.63%
03$547,0006.84%
02$512,000
Demolition delayed to:
2020-01-08
25 University Rd
Built: 
1897
Class: 
Two-Family House
Land area: 
6,501 sf
FAR: 
0.60
Owner: 
Lorraine Gleason
FY19:
$1,321,800 Δ11.10%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
19$1,321,80011.10%
18$1,189,7008.00%
17$1,101,60010.01%
16$1,001,40016.12%
15$862,4002.65%
14$840,1005.00%
13$800,1000.00%
12$800,1003.33%
11$774,3000.00%
10$774,3000.00%
09$774,300-3.12%
08$799,200-2.32%
07$818,200-1.39%
06$829,70010.13%
05$753,4007.00%
04$704,10010.00%
03$640,1008.09%
02$592,200
Historic name: 
Carlton, John House
Neighborhood: 
Aspinwall Hill
Architect(s): 
Brewer, Alonzo G.
Style(s): 
Colonial Revival; Shingle Style
Use(s): 
Single Family Dwelling House
Significance(s): 
Architecture
MHC Inventory Form
Demolition delayed to:
2020-01-08
partial demolition
201 Summit Ave
Built: 
1950
Class: 
Single Family House
Land area: 
11,440 sf
FAR: 
0.22
Owner: 
Lindsay R Baden
FY19:
$1,556,400 Δ12.24%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
19$1,556,40012.24%
18$1,386,7001.41%
17$1,367,4007.00%
16$1,277,90018.17%
15$1,081,4008.72%
14$994,7003.00%
13$965,7000.00%
12$965,7002.70%
11$940,3000.00%
10$940,3000.00%
09$940,300-0.67%
08$946,600-4.00%
07$986,0000.00%
06$986,00018.78%
05$830,1007.00%
04$775,80010.00%
03$705,3007.01%
02$659,100
Demolition hearing:
2018-12-19
partial demolition
275 Goddard Ave
Built: 
1925
Class: 
Single Family House
Land area: 
13,537 sf
FAR: 
0.25
Owner: 
Robin M & Margaret H Lawrence
FY19:
$2,192,800 Δ1.97%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
19$2,192,8001.97%
18$2,150,5006.00%
17$2,028,8007.00%
16$1,896,0007.00%
15$1,772,00022.49%
14$1,446,7003.31%
13$1,400,3000.00%
12$1,400,300-29.67%
11$1,991,0000.00%
10$1,991,0000.44%
09$1,982,3005.97%
08$1,870,600-4.00%
07$1,948,500-0.07%
06$1,949,8008.44%
05$1,798,1007.00%
04$1,680,50010.00%
03$1,527,70026.69%
02$1,205,900
Historic name: 
Anderson, Larz Guest House
Common name: 
Blue Top - Boston University Housing
Neighborhood: 
Goddard - Weld
Architect(s): 
Fox and Gale
Style(s): 
Renaissance Revival
Use(s): 
Dormitory; Secondary Dwelling House; Single Family Dwelling House
Significance(s): 
Architecture
MHC Inventory Form