Property 023

Protected Lands Catalog

Property ID: BLT #023
Grantor: James Gillis & Cathy Rosenberg
Acquisition Date: December 21, 1992
Acres: 16.27
Location: Watergate Lane, West Barnstable

Description: James Gillis and Cathy Rosenberg, developers of the Watergate West subdivision, donated 16.27 acres of environmentally sensitive upland and salt marsh. The parcel is located near another BLT-owned parcel [BLT #022] to the west and town-owned wetlands to the north and the east. The site of the former Leeman’s Dairy Farm until 1953, the land was once part of a mid-1600s land grant made to John Crocker, an original Barnstable settler.

Habitat: Upland and salt marsh
Parcel ID: Town of Barnstable Assessor’s #217007