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 delayed to:
2020-09-25
162 Goddard Ave
Built: 
1899
Class: 
Religious Property
Land area: 
335,314 sf
Owner: 
Hellenic Association Of Boston
FY19:
$18,225,800 Δ1.03%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
19$18,225,8001.03%
18$18,039,900-1.79%
17$18,367,9000.00%
16$18,367,9001.80%
15$18,043,5007.95%
14$16,715,40015.97%
13$14,413,9000.00%
12$14,413,90014.39%
11$12,600,700-2.12%
10$12,873,00012.86%
09$11,406,500-1.10%
08$11,532,8000.00%
07$11,532,8000.00%
06$11,532,8004.89%
05$10,995,30017.70%
04$9,341,8000.00%
03$9,341,80049.74%
02$6,238,500
Historic name: 
Hartt, Arthur W. House
Common name: 
Hellenic Association of Boston
Neighborhood: 
Goddard - Weld
Style(s): 
Colonial Revival
Use(s): 
Other Cultural; Other Religious; Single Family Dwelling House
Significance(s): 
Architecture
MHC Inventory Form
Demolition delayed to:
2021-03-10
garage only, house not endangered, National Register eligible
7 Pine Rd
Built: 
1916
Class: 
Single Family House
Land area: 
29,872 sf
FAR: 
0.09
Owner: 
Syed Faheem Rasool; Neda S Hosseini
FY19:
$1,675,400 Δ-0.14%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
19$1,675,400-0.14%
18$1,677,8006.00%
17$1,582,8007.00%
16$1,479,3006.99%
15$1,382,6007.00%
14$1,292,2003.00%
13$1,254,6000.00%
12$1,254,6009.84%
11$1,142,2001.88%
10$1,121,1000.21%
09$1,118,700-4.15%
08$1,167,100-4.00%
07$1,215,7000.00%
06$1,215,7007.11%
05$1,135,000-17.26%
04$1,371,80010.01%
03$1,247,00025.52%
02$993,500
Historic name: 
Howes, Osborne - Reece, Franklin A. House
Neighborhood: 
Woodland
Architect(s): 
Shaw, Thomas Mott
Style(s): 
English Revival
Use(s): 
Single Family Dwelling House
Significance(s): 
Architecture
MHC Inventory Form
Demolition delayed to:
2020-09-10
229 Boylston St
Built: 
c1883
Class: 
Single Family House
Land area: 
3,953 sf
FAR: 
0.58
Owner: 
Shawn Nightingale; Jay Jakubowski
FY19:
$894,700 Δ8.24%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
19$894,7008.24%
18$826,600-7.53%
17$893,9006.99%
16$835,5007.01%
15$780,8004.22%
14$749,2003.00%
13$727,4000.00%
12$727,4004.51%
11$696,0000.00%
10$696,0000.00%
09$696,0004.02%
08$669,100-4.22%
07$698,6000.00%
06$698,60016.53%
05$599,5007.00%
04$560,30029.43%
03$432,9009.59%
02$395,000
Neighborhood: 
Lower Boylston Street
Architect(s): 
Kirk, John
Style(s): 
Queen Anne
Use(s): 
Single Family Dwelling House
Significance(s): 
Architecture
MHC Inventory Form
Demolition delayed to:
2020-09-10
50 Stearns Rd
Built: 
1920
Class: 
Two-Family House
Land area: 
6,000 sf
FAR: 
0.54
Owner: 
Stephen M & Heidi G Koretz Trs
FY19:
$1,196,000 Δ12.22%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
19$1,196,00012.22%
18$1,065,8007.99%
17$986,90010.00%
16$897,20016.72%
15$768,7003.58%
14$742,1004.99%
13$706,8000.00%
12$706,8002.02%
11$692,8000.00%
10$692,8000.00%
09$692,800-2.08%
08$707,500-1.99%
07$721,9000.04%
06$721,6009.90%
05$656,6007.01%
04$613,6009.98%
03$557,9009.41%
02$509,900
Demolition delayed to:
2020-09-10
partial demolition
290 Tappan St
Built: 
1927
Class: 
Two-Family House
Land area: 
6,258 sf
FAR: 
0.54
Owner: 
Jeffrey B Cooper, Tr
FY19:
$1,924,500 Δ11.77%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
19$1,924,50011.77%
18$1,721,8008.00%
17$1,594,30010.00%
16$1,449,40014.12%
15$1,270,1009.09%
14$1,164,3005.00%
13$1,108,9000.00%
12$1,108,9001.27%
11$1,095,0000.00%
10$1,095,0000.00%
09$1,095,0003.34%
08$1,059,600-1.29%
07$1,073,500-0.63%
06$1,080,3009.69%
05$984,9004.11%
04$946,00010.01%
03$859,90023.32%
02$697,300
Demolition delayed to:
2020-08-13
56 Thorndike St
Built: 
1895
Class: 
Two-Family House
Land area: 
6,229 sf
FAR: 
0.44
Owner: 
Margaret Bleichman; Charlotte Craig
FY19:
$1,627,100 Δ10.99%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
19$1,627,10010.99%
18$1,466,0008.00%
17$1,357,40010.00%
16$1,234,00010.00%
15$1,121,80015.07%
14$974,9005.00%
13$928,5000.00%
12$928,5000.97%
11$919,6000.52%
10$914,8000.00%
09$914,8002.30%
08$894,200-7.08%
07$962,300-0.38%
06$966,00021.01%
05$798,3007.01%
04$746,00010.00%
03$678,20013.13%
02$599,500
Demolition delayed to:
2020-07-09
57 University Rd
Built: 
1893
Class: 
Two-Family House
Land area: 
6,370 sf
FAR: 
0.62
Owner: 
Julia & Ellis S Cohen
FY19:
$1,824,300 Δ12.24%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
19$1,824,30012.24%
18$1,625,4007.99%
17$1,505,10010.00%
16$1,368,30014.40%
15$1,196,10011.18%
14$1,075,8005.00%
13$1,024,6000.00%
12$1,024,6003.86%
11$986,5000.00%
10$986,5000.00%
09$986,500-0.76%
08$994,100-2.34%
07$1,017,9001.56%
06$1,002,30012.67%
05$889,6007.01%
04$831,3009.99%
03$755,80015.25%
02$655,800
Historic name: 
Lyon, Levi T. House
Neighborhood: 
Aspinwall Hill
Architect(s): 
Lyon, Levi T.
Style(s): 
Queen Anne
Use(s): 
Multiple Family Dwelling House; Single Family Dwelling House
Significance(s): 
Architecture
MHC Inventory Form
Demolition delayed to:
2020-05-14
370 Washington St
Class: 
General Office Building
Land area: 
6,132 sf
Owner: 
Scs Development LLC
FY19:
$2,454,800 Δ21.95%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
19$2,454,80021.95%
18$2,013,0003.39%
17$1,947,0005.40%
16$1,847,30020.63%
15$1,531,40011.09%
14$1,378,50013.83%
13$1,211,0000.91%
12$1,200,1000.00%
11$1,200,100-4.92%
10$1,262,20023.01%
09$1,026,1000.01%
08$1,026,0007.69%
07$952,7001.19%
06$941,50030.40%
05$722,00010.91%
04$651,0007.07%
03$608,0005.19%
02$578,000
Demolition delayed to:
2020-04-23
partial demolition
24 Kilsyth Rd
Built: 
1902
Class: 
Two-Family House
Land area: 
7,328 sf
FAR: 
0.42
Owner: 
Charles Goldstone
FY19:
$1,628,900 Δ18.72%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
19$1,628,90018.72%
18$1,372,0008.00%
17$1,270,40020.82%
16$1,051,50010.00%
15$955,90012.98%
14$846,1005.00%
13$805,8000.00%
12$805,8002.03%
11$789,800-2.52%
10$810,2000.01%
09$810,1003.18%
08$785,100-2.00%
07$801,100-0.01%
06$801,2001.55%
05$789,0007.01%
04$737,3009.98%
03$670,40022.85%
02$545,700
Historic name: 
Rogers, Edward Little House
Common name: 
Bickford, Scott House
Neighborhood: 
Aberdeen
Architect(s): 
Rogers, Edward Little
Style(s): 
Queen Anne
Use(s): 
Multiple Family Dwelling House; Single Family Dwelling House
Significance(s): 
Architecture
MHC Inventory Form
Demolition delayed to:
2020-10-23
partial demolition, National Register district
5 Carlton St
Built: 
1968
Class: 
Single Family House
Land area: 
4,875 sf
FAR: 
0.51
Owner: 
Cameron & Nina Pforr
FY19:
$1,677,700 Δ16.07%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
19$1,677,70016.07%
18$1,445,4007.04%
17$1,350,3007.00%
16$1,262,0007.00%
15$1,179,4005.25%
14$1,120,600-1.99%
13$1,143,400-2.02%
12$1,167,000-0.15%
11$1,168,8000.00%
10$1,168,8000.00%
09$1,168,800-0.61%
08$1,176,000-4.00%
07$1,225,000-0.01%
06$1,225,10014.48%
05$1,070,1007.00%
04$1,000,1009.99%
03$909,30020.39%
02$755,300