Property 020

Protected Lands Catalog

Property ID: BLT #020
Grantor: Cape Cod Bank & Trust Co.
Acquisition Date: June 28, 1992
Acres: 4.83
Location: Routes 28 & 149 and Prince Avenue, Marstons Mills

Description: Cape Cod Bank & Trust made a gift of 4.83 acres of environmentally sensitive and historically significant land, which helps protect the Marstons Mills River and fits into an expanding string of holdings in the area. Located along Rte. 28, Rte. 149 and Prince Avenue, the land abuts the herring run and was once the site of a historic fulling mill. Water quality, wildlife and scenic views are all enhanced by this gift. Plants on the land include willow, tupelo, cinnamon fern, swamp azalea and red maple.

Habitat: Bog, maple swamp, pond shore, herring run and Turtle Pond
Parcel ID: Town of Barnstable Assessor’s #077025, #077039, #077040