Protected Lands Catalog
Property ID: BLT #133
Grantor: Martha C. Thompson (Tr.)
Acquisition Date: May 1, 2012
Location: off Old Falmouth Road, Marstons Mills
Description: Martha Thompson decided to donate 1.28 wooded acres in memory of her late husband Bill, a native Cape Codder. Bill was discouraged by all the development he had seen in his lifetime. Martha wanted to ensure that the land he loved was never developed. The parcel, located off Old Falmouth Road in Marstons Mills, falls within a Groundwater Protection District near the Town’s McBarron Recreation area. The dense woodland includes white pines, oaks, mountain laurels, hollies and lady slippers.
Habitat: Upland and woodlands
Parcel ID: Town of Barnstable Assessor’s #149024001