Property 135

Protected Lands Catalog

property-135Property ID: BLT #135
Grantor: Margaret G. McGarrahan
Acquisition Date: November 15, 2012
Acres: 0.85
Location: 1770 Main Street (Route 6A), West Barnstable

Description: Margaret McGarrahan donated a .85-acre woodland lot surrounded by classic New England stone walls. The land, which falls in the Old Kings Highway Historic District, reminds us of Cape Cod’s unique cultural heritage. It is just south of the Old Colony Railroad and protects the tributaries of Brickyard Creek that flow to the Sandy Neck/Barnstable Harbor Area of Critical Environmental Concern (ACEC).

Habitat: Upland, woodlands and freshwater swamp
Parcel ID: Town of Barnstable Assessor’s #197050