Property 026

Protected Lands Catalog

Property ID: BLT #026
Grantor: Herbert M. Lovell
Acquisition Date: April 14, 1993
Acres: 1.40
Location: Commerce Road, Barnstable

Description: Herbert Lovell’s gift of 1.4 scenic acres on Commerce Road along the north side of Maraspin Creek abuts Massachusetts Audubon land and ensures open views of the creek. It is downstream of a 6-acre parcel donated to BLT [BLT #013] two years earlier. The land lies entirely within the state-designated Sandy Neck/Barnstable Harbor Area of Critical Environmental Concern (ACEC), encompassing the Great Marsh ecosystem.

Habitat: Salt marsh
Parcel ID: Town of Barnstable Assessor’s #300029