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:
2020-07-14
143 St Paul St
Built: 
c1884
Units: 
21
Class: 
Inn
Land area: 
9,000 sf
Owner: 
Ooa Inc
FY20:
$5,986,300 Δ22.48%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
20$5,986,30022.48%
19$4,887,60020.95%
18$4,041,10039.50%
17$2,896,80052.56%
16$1,898,80015.07%
15$1,650,10014.99%
14$1,435,00019.39%
13$1,201,9000.19%
12$1,199,6003.38%
11$1,160,400-2.33%
10$1,188,100-8.53%
09$1,298,9004.42%
08$1,243,9004.76%
07$1,187,4001.19%
06$1,173,4004.96%
05$1,118,000-18.04%
04$1,364,0006.98%
03$1,275,000119.07%
02$582,000
Historic name: 
Shapleigh, James House
Neighborhood: 
Lawrence School
Style(s): 
Shingle Style
Use(s): 
Multiple Family Dwelling House; Single Family Dwelling House
Significance(s): 
Architecture
MHC Inventory Form
Demolition hearing:
2020-07-14
partial demolition, National Register district
540 Chestnut Hill Ave
Built: 
1940
Class: 
Single Family House
Land area: 
44,950 sf
FAR: 
0.15
Owner: 
Nicholas Brown Tr
FY20:
$4,110,300 Δ5.00%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
20$4,110,3005.00%
19$3,914,6002.66%
18$3,813,2006.00%
17$3,597,4008.60%
16$3,312,4007.01%
15$3,095,4002.92%
14$3,007,6003.00%
13$2,920,0000.00%
12$2,920,00010.06%
11$2,653,1000.00%
10$2,653,1009.69%
09$2,418,8003.35%
08$2,340,400-4.00%
07$2,437,9000.01%
06$2,437,60017.88%
05$2,067,8007.00%
04$1,932,50010.00%
03$1,756,80017.39%
02$1,496,600
Historic name: 
Sobin House
Neighborhood: 
Fisher Hill
Architect(s): 
Allbright, Clifford J.
Style(s): 
Not researched
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)
Demolition hearing:
2020-07-14
partial demolition
51 Colbourne Cres
Built: 
1900
Class: 
Single Family House
Land area: 
15,049 sf
FAR: 
0.26
Owner: 
David & Jamie Horr Shushan
FY20:
$1,949,300 Δ5.00%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
20$1,949,3005.00%
19$1,856,5009.58%
18$1,694,2006.01%
17$1,598,2007.00%
16$1,493,60011.68%
15$1,337,4007.62%
14$1,242,7004.54%
13$1,188,700-0.51%
12$1,194,8001.51%
11$1,177,0000.00%
10$1,177,0000.00%
09$1,177,000-4.24%
08$1,229,100-3.83%
07$1,278,000-24.23%
06$1,686,60011.39%
05$1,514,1007.00%
04$1,415,10010.00%
03$1,286,40020.95%
02$1,063,600
Demolition hearing:
2020-06-18
National Register eligible
10 Pleasant St
Built: 
1926
Class: 
Auto Repair
Land area: 
18,060 sf
Owner: 
Chr Pleasant LLC; C/O Chestnut Hill Realty Corp
FY20:
$10,321,600 Δ13.80%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
20$10,321,60013.80%
19$9,070,20015.05%
18$7,883,50011.25%
17$7,086,30015.15%
16$6,153,8007.69%
15$5,714,30026.99%
14$4,499,80012.18%
13$4,011,300-2.46%
12$4,112,3000.04%
11$4,110,600-1.64%
10$4,179,300-2.69%
09$4,295,00014.38%
08$3,755,0005.88%
07$3,546,4001.19%
06$3,504,70012.83%
05$3,106,10010.97%
04$2,799,0007.04%
03$2,615,00016.58%
02$2,243,000
Historic name: 
Durgin Garage
Neighborhood: 
Beacon Street; North Brookline; Coolidge Corner
Architect(s): 
Kellogg, Harold Field
Style(s): 
Classical Revival
Use(s): 
Commercial Block; Parking Garage
Significance(s): 
Architecture; Commerce; Transportation
MHC Inventory Form
Demolition hearing:
2020-06-18
partial demolition
111 Jordan Rd
Built: 
1947
Class: 
Single Family House
Land area: 
15,710 sf
FAR: 
0.20
Owner: 
Leonid I Perlovsky; Diana Vinkovetsky
FY20:
$1,828,400 Δ5.00%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
20$1,828,4005.00%
19$1,741,30010.13%
18$1,581,1005.41%
17$1,499,9008.13%
16$1,387,10017.70%
15$1,178,5008.10%
14$1,090,2003.00%
13$1,058,4000.00%
12$1,058,4002.40%
11$1,033,6000.00%
10$1,033,6000.00%
09$1,033,6002.23%
08$1,011,100-5.05%
07$1,064,900-0.03%
06$1,065,20016.05%
05$917,9006.99%
04$857,90010.00%
03$779,90022.99%
02$634,100
Demolition hearing:
2020-06-18
partial demolition
207 Dean Rd
Built: 
1912
Class: 
Single Family House
Land area: 
12,173 sf
FAR: 
0.33
Owner: 
John Mulliken; Arianne Chernock
FY20:
$2,859,400 Δ5.00%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
20$2,859,4005.00%
19$2,723,3000.06%
18$2,721,6006.00%
17$2,567,6007.00%
16$2,399,6007.00%
15$2,242,6001.63%
14$2,206,6003.00%
13$2,142,3000.85%
12$2,124,3006.86%
11$1,988,0000.00%
10$1,988,0000.09%
09$1,986,2004.50%
08$1,900,600-4.00%
07$1,979,8000.00%
06$1,979,80013.32%
05$1,747,1007.00%
04$1,632,80010.00%
03$1,484,40034.58%
02$1,103,000
Demolition delayed to:
2021-06-09
159 Aspinwall Ave
Built: 
1880
Class: 
Single Family House
Land area: 
7,941 sf
FAR: 
0.42
Owner: 
Alma P Teahan
FY20:
$1,252,500 Δ5.00%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
20$1,252,5005.00%
19$1,192,90013.17%
18$1,054,1007.23%
17$983,0007.00%
16$918,70013.77%
15$807,5001.96%
14$792,0003.00%
13$768,9000.00%
12$768,9002.04%
11$753,5000.00%
10$753,5000.00%
09$753,500-3.53%
08$781,100-3.99%
07$813,600-15.08%
06$958,1007.15%
05$894,2007.01%
04$835,60010.01%
03$759,60015.13%
02$659,800
Demolition delayed to:
2021-05-27
92 Sewall Ave
Built: 
1908
Units: 
14
Class: 
Inn
Land area: 
8,923 sf
Owner: 
Bryan R Austin
FY20:
$3,786,500 Δ21.27%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
20$3,786,50021.27%
19$3,122,30013.46%
18$2,752,0008.40%
17$2,538,70015.30%
16$2,201,80015.14%
15$1,912,20022.70%
14$1,558,40019.40%
13$1,305,2000.19%
12$1,302,7003.37%
11$1,260,200-2.33%
10$1,290,300-1.04%
09$1,303,9004.52%
08$1,247,5004.76%
07$1,190,8001.19%
06$1,176,8005.26%
05$1,118,000-26.83%
04$1,528,0007.00%
03$1,428,000112.82%
02$671,000
Historic name: 
Kaffenburgh, B. V. House
Neighborhood: 
Lawrence School
Architect(s): 
Davidson, Harry E.
Style(s): 
Craftsman
Use(s): 
Single Family Dwelling House
Significance(s): 
Architecture
MHC Inventory Form
Demolition delayed to:
2021-11-27
carriage house only, National Register district
Building photo
11 Chestnut Pl
Built: 
c1854
Class: 
Multiple Houses
Land area: 
54,944 sf
FAR: 
0.09
Owner: 
Bryce Klempner; Julia Africa
FY20:
$3,998,300 Δ5.00%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
20$3,998,3005.00%
19$3,807,900-5.06%
18$4,010,9006.00%
17$3,783,900-4.83%
16$3,975,900
Historic name: 
Cutler, A. L. - Shepley, Hugh House
Neighborhood: 
Town Green
Architect(s): 
Shepley, Hugh R.
Style(s): 
Italianate
Use(s): 
Single Family Dwelling House
Significance(s): 
Architecture
Designation(s): 
Nat'l Register District (6/22/1980)
MHC Inventory Form
Demolition hearing:
2020-01-28
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
FY20:
$1,759,200 Δ5.00%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
20$1,759,2005.00%
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