Protected Lands Catalog
Property ID: BLT #068
Grantor: Jacqueline N. Simpkins
Property Name: Onion Acres Conservation Restriction
Acquisition Date: November 29, 1999
Location: 2724 Main Street (Route 6A), Barnstable
Description: Adding to an earlier conservation restriction on 7.4 acres of land [BLT #17], Jacqueline Simpkins donated a second conservation restriction on 6.71 acres of developable land on scenic Rte. 6A, east of Scudder Lane in Barnstable Village. In so doing, she created an envelope for the existing home, which is now surrounded by a protected stand of mature trees and a meadow of tall field grasses and perennials. The land abuts the Sandy Neck/Barnstable Harbor Area of Critical Environmental Concern (ACEC).
Habitat: Landscaped field
Parcel ID: Town of Barnstable Assessor’s #258024
Additional Information: This conservation restriction on privately-owned land is not open for public access.