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:
2020-01-28
229 Boylston St
Built: 
c1883
Class: 
Single Family House
Land area: 
3,953 sf
FAR: 
0.58
Owner: 
Shawn Nightingale; Jay Jakubowski
FY20:
$939,500 Δ5.01%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
20$939,5005.01%
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 hearing:
2020-01-28
locker building only
191 Clyde St
Class: 
Commercial with Residential
Land area: 
10,318,330 sf
Owner: 
Country Club, The
FY20:
$69,556,100 Δ3.85%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
20$69,556,1003.85%
19$66,977,70014.25%
18$58,625,4007.35%
17$54,609,3004.01%
16$52,502,9001.45%
15$51,750,5005.77%
14$48,929,6001.48%
13$48,215,240-0.46%
12$48,440,4000.81%
11$48,049,6000.00%
10$48,049,600-3.68%
09$49,882,9003.16%
08$48,354,2003.60%
07$46,673,9000.54%
06$46,424,00012.59%
05$41,233,80013.51%
04$36,326,70042.20%
03$25,547,000-4.76%
02$26,825,000
Demolition delayed to:
2021-06-10
partial demolition, National Register property
41 Mason Ter
Built: 
1889
Class: 
Single Family House
Land area: 
7,739 sf
FAR: 
0.58
Owner: 
Chen Chen Gong, et al
FY20:
$2,332,100 Δ5.00%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
20$2,332,1005.00%
19$2,221,0002.07%
18$2,176,0006.00%
17$2,052,8007.00%
16$1,918,50013.41%
15$1,691,7008.22%
14$1,563,2003.00%
13$1,517,7000.00%
12$1,517,70010.46%
11$1,374,0000.00%
10$1,374,0000.01%
09$1,373,9000.18%
08$1,371,400-4.00%
07$1,428,500-10.73%
06$1,600,20014.48%
05$1,397,8007.00%
04$1,306,40010.00%
03$1,187,60013.64%
02$1,045,100
Historic name: 
Lynch - O'Gorman House
Common name: 
Sias, Charles D. - Lynch, Henry House
Neighborhood: 
Corey Hill
Architect(s): 
Vinal, Arthur Hoard
Style(s): 
Queen Anne
Use(s): 
Single 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 delayed to:
2021-05-25
National Register district
125 Holland Rd
Built: 
1898
Class: 
Private Education Housing
Land area: 
37,930 sf
Owner: 
Welltower Trs Holdco LLC
FY20:
$3,027,300 Δ-4.23%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
20$3,027,300-4.23%
19$3,161,0007.22%
18$2,948,100-3.30%
17$3,048,6000.00%
16$3,048,6002.55%
15$2,972,9002.17%
14$2,909,9001.46%
13$2,868,100-3.24%
12$2,964,10020.18%
11$2,466,30031.56%
10$1,874,600-9.85%
09$2,079,40021.27%
08$1,714,7000.00%
07$1,714,7000.00%
06$1,714,70015.08%
05$1,490,00017.70%
04$1,265,9000.00%
03$1,265,90015.33%
02$1,097,600
Historic name: 
Otis, Herbert Foster House
Neighborhood: 
Fisher Hill
Architect(s): 
Longfellow, Alexander W. Jr.
Style(s): 
Colonial Revival
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 delayed to:
2021-05-25
National Register district
150 Fisher Ave
Built: 
1957
Class: 
Private College
Land area: 
61,135 sf
Owner: 
Welltower Trs Holdco LLC
FY20:
$8,486,000 Δ-7.62%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
20$8,486,000-7.62%
19$9,186,10039.04%
18$6,606,9004.24%
17$6,338,2003.62%
16$6,117,0002.19%
15$5,986,0001.00%
14$5,926,80025.98%
13$4,704,700-34.26%
12$7,156,90043.63%
11$4,983,0000.00%
10$4,983,0000.00%
09$4,983,00014.48%
08$4,352,8000.00%
07$4,352,8000.00%
06$4,352,80016.25%
05$3,744,50010.00%
04$3,404,1000.00%
03$3,404,1009.31%
02$3,114,200
Historic name: 
Cardinal Cushing College
Neighborhood: 
Fisher Hill
Architect(s): 
Maginnis, Walsh and Kennedy
Style(s): 
Not researched
Use(s): 
College or University
Significance(s): 
Architecture; Education
Designation(s): 
Nat'l Register District (10/17/1985); Nat'l Register MRA (10/17/1985)
Demolition delayed to:
2021-05-25
National Register district
146 Hyslop Rd
Built: 
1935
Class: 
Private College
Land area: 
27,329 sf
Owner: 
Welltower Trs Holdco LLC
FY20:
$2,793,000 Δ-5.05%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
20$2,793,000-5.05%
19$2,941,6004.76%
18$2,807,900-5.22%
17$2,962,7000.00%
16$2,962,7002.08%
15$2,902,4000.36%
14$2,892,0001.29%
13$2,855,2000.00%
12$2,855,20020.31%
11$2,373,30034.17%
10$1,768,900-12.16%
09$2,013,7004.97%
08$1,918,4000.00%
07$1,918,4000.00%
06$1,918,40013.22%
05$1,694,40017.70%
04$1,439,6000.00%
03$1,439,600-6.88%
02$1,546,000
Historic name: 
Ellis House
Neighborhood: 
Fisher Hill
Architect(s): 
Law, Alexander F.
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 delayed to:
2020-11-12
partial demolition
12 Harris St
Built: 
1888
Class: 
Three-Family House
Land area: 
10,346 sf
FAR: 
0.43
Owner: 
Nora LLC
FY20:
$2,015,800 Δ5.00%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
20$2,015,8005.00%
19$1,919,8008.38%
18$1,771,4008.00%
17$1,640,20010.00%
16$1,491,10014.72%
15$1,299,8005.93%
14$1,227,0005.00%
13$1,168,6000.00%
12$1,168,6000.91%
11$1,158,1000.00%
10$1,158,1000.00%
09$1,158,1005.80%
08$1,094,600-2.36%
07$1,121,0000.02%
06$1,120,80014.18%
05$981,6007.00%
04$917,40010.00%
03$834,00027.82%
02$652,500
Historic name: 
Abbott, Hollis E. 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 delayed to:
2020-10-07
partial demolition
59 Brington Rd
Built: 
1920
Class: 
Two-Family House
Land area: 
5,747 sf
FAR: 
0.45
Owner: 
Wc-Brington 59 LLC
FY20:
$1,456,400 Δ5.00%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
20$1,456,4005.00%
19$1,387,1006.40%
18$1,303,7008.01%
17$1,207,00010.00%
16$1,097,30010.43%
15$993,70010.29%
14$901,0005.00%
13$858,1000.00%
12$858,100-0.05%
11$858,5000.00%
10$858,5000.00%
09$858,5002.09%
08$840,900-2.00%
07$858,1000.07%
06$857,50018.54%
05$723,4007.00%
04$676,10010.01%
03$614,60017.20%
02$524,400
Demolition delayed to:
2020-09-25
162 Goddard Ave
Built: 
1899
Class: 
Religious Property
Land area: 
335,314 sf
Owner: 
Hellenic Association Of Boston
FY20:
$18,819,500 Δ3.26%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
20$18,819,5003.26%
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:
2020-09-10
50 Stearns Rd
Built: 
1920
Class: 
Two-Family House
Land area: 
6,000 sf
FAR: 
0.54
Owner: 
Apiary LLC
FY20:
$1,255,800 Δ5.00%
Town Assessors Database:
FYAssessedChange
20$1,255,8005.00%
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