Property 052

Protected Lands Catalog

property-052Property ID: BLT #052
Grantor: Mildred I. Gedrites
Acquisition Date: December 12, 1996
Acres: 15.55
Location: off Marsh Trail, Barnstable

Description: Mildred Gedrites made this gift in memory of her parents, John and Lucy Swenson. The 15.55-acre parcel is located across Barnstable Harbor from the end of Scudder Lane. Adjacent to the site is town-owned conservation land and to the east is the 35-acre parcel donated by the Handy family [BLT #42]. The land is within the Sandy Neck/Barnstable Harbor Area of Critical Environmental Concern (ACEC) and part of the vital barrier beach and Great Marsh ecosystem.

Habitat: Salt marsh and dune
Parcel ID: Town of Barnstable Assessor’s #262008