12 Bartlet Street
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Historical Narrative: 

Excerpt from Andover Finance Report 1985:
(includes photograph of house that was completely remodeled


Article 75. To see if the Town will vote to amend the Andover Zoning By-laws, as amended, so as to change the Zoning District SRA, Single Residence A, to G. B., General Business, of a certain parcel of land located at 12 Bartlett Street, Andover, and more particularly bounded and described as follows:

The land with the buildings thereon situated on the easterly side of Bartlet Street, Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts and bounded and described as follows:

Beginning at a stake and stones on Bartlett Street at land once of A. M. Robinson; thence running northerly by Bartlett Street eight-eight (88) feet more or less to land once of James H. Smith; thence easterly by said land once of said Smith and by land once said of Parker one hundred fifty (150) feet more or less to a stake; thence southerly by land once of Richardson; seventy-one and one quarter (71 1/4) feet more or less to a stake at the northeasterly corner of land once of Robinson; thence westerly on a line at right angles to Bartlett Street one hundred fifty (150) feet by said land of said Robinson to the point of beginning, containing 11,934 square feet more or less, subject to easements on record.

On petition of Marion S. Colgate and others.

The BOARD OF SELECTMEN will make its recommendation at Town Meeting.
The PLANNING BOARD will make its recommendation and report at Town Meeting.
2/3 Vote Required


Essex Northern Registry Deeds, Lawrence, MA

Moody Russell, wife Frances - 1886 - lot of land
Sarah E. Shattuck & Nancy B. Brown - Mar. 29, 1886 - b. 85 p. 217
Nancy B. Brown
Nancy B. Brown estate, Frank A. Brown, heir - b. 192 p. 131
John W. Stewart - Dec. 20, 1906 - b. 241 p. 1
John W. Stewart estate, Lemuel Brown, Adm. - Sept. 9, 1937 - Probate
Morris Krinsky - Aug. 15, 1938 - b. 616 p. 476
George D. & Helen P. Stott - Aug. 20, 1938 - b. 617 p. 563
Louis G. & Margaret S. Conkey - July 18, 1950 - b. 738 p. 552
Louis G. Conkey & Anne K. Priestly - July 22, 1968 - b. 1110 p. 346 - right of survivor-ship
Anne K. Priestly - right of survivor-ship
Arnold M. & Anne K. Priestly, Jr. - Feb. 17, 1970 - b. 1149 p. 683
Henry & Dorothy Boulanger - July 20, 1972 - b. 1197 p. 776
Roger & Marion S. Colgate - June 24, 1974 - b. 1262 p. 316
Marion Spark Colgate - Oct. 6, 1983 - b. 1732 p. 127
His Realty Trust, Christopher S. Doherty, Trs. - Dec. 15, 1986 - b. 2228 p. 208
12 Bartlet St. Condominium - b. 2445 p. 93 - Master Deed
Their Realty Trust; Joseph B. Doherty & Christopher S. Doherty, Trs. - Mar. 12, 1987 - b. 2445 p. 99

Inventory Data:

StreetBartlet St
PlaceAndover Center
Historic DistrictNot Applicable
Historic NameShattuck - Brown House
Present UseProfessional offices/condominiums
Original Useresidence
Construction Date1886
Architectural StyleOther
Architect/BuilderMoody Russell
Roofasphalt - gable
Major Alterations1987 - Residence conversion into professional condominium offices Front and rear additions
Acreageless than one acre
Map and parcel39-105
Recorded byB. Thibault, James S. Batchelder
OrganizationAndover Preservation Commission
Date entered1985/1995. April 21, 2015