AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE TOWN OF BARNSTABLE TO CONVEY CERTAIN CONSERVATION LAND IN SAID TOWN TO THE WEST BARNSTABLE FIRE DISTRICT IN EXCHANGE FOR CERTAIN OTHER LAND IN SAID TOWN TO BE USED FOR CONSERVATION PURPOSES.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
Notwithstanding the provisions of any general or special law to the
contrary, the town of Barnstable, acting through its board of selectmen, is
hereby authorized to convey to the West Barnstable Fire District a parcel
of conservation land containing approximately one and forty-seven
hundredths acres located on state highway route 149 in the town of West Barnstable, and
being bounded and described as follows:
BEGINNING, at a concrete bound (found) at an angle point in the sideline
of Meetinghouse Road, a variable width public way, said point being S. 31
degrees - 36' - 04" W., a distance of 180.00 feet from another angle
point in said Meetinghouse Road;
Thence, along the sideline of said Meetinghouse Road
N. 31 degrees - 36' - 04" E., a distance of 129.79 feet to a town bound set;
Thence, S. 58 degrees - 23' - 56" E., a distance of 250.00 feet to
a town bound set;
Thence, S. 33 degrees - 22' - 34" W., a distance of 265.94 feet to
a town bound set;
Thence, N. 54 degrees - 42' - 59" W., a distance of 250.00 feet to
a point on the sideline of said Meetinghouse Road, said point being S. 19
degrees - 12' - 46"., a distance of 0.069 feet from a concrete bound found;
Thence, along the sideline of said Meetinghouse Road N. 35
degree - 17' - 01" E., a distance of 120.21 feet to a concrete bound
and the point of beginning.
Containing 1.47 Acres.
SECTION 2. The West Barnstable Fire District in consideration of such conveyance,
shall convey to the town of Barnstable for conservation purposes all their
right, title and interest to a parcel of land containing approximately two
and seven tenths acres located at the intersection of Route 149, the
Service road, and Sandy street in the town of West Barnstable, as noted on
Certificate of Title No. 78732 filed with the registry district
of the land court in the county of Barnstable, as more particularly bounded
and described as follows:
Southeasterly, by the northwesterly line of Sandy Street, five hundred
fourteen and 79/100 (514.79) feet;
Southwesterly, by the northeasterly line forming the junction of said
Sandy Street and Route 149, one hundred nineteen and 10/100 (119.10) feet;
Northwesterly, by the southeasterly line of said Route 149, two hundred
fifty-four and 66/100 (254.66) feet;
Northwesterly, by the southeasterly line of Mid-Cape Highway, no access,
one hundred fifty-four and 74/100 (154.74) feet;
Northerly, by the southerly line of Service Road, one hundred
seventy-four (174) feet; and
Northeasterly, by land now or formerly of Egbert P.E. Benson, one
hundred eighty-two and 94/100 (182.94) feet.
All of said boundaries are determined by the court to be located as shown
on plan 38653-A (Sheet 5) dated June 28, 1974, drawn by Charles N.
Savery, Inc., Surveyors, and filed in the land registration office at
Boston, a copy of which is filed in the registry of deeds in the county of Barnstable in
land registration Book 638, Page 19 with Certificate of Title No. 78639
and said land is shown thereon as Lot 6.
SECTION 3. This act shall take effect upon its passage.