Adams Papers

JA valuation of real estate, December 1798

[December 1798]

A Valluation of Houses & Lands belonging to the Honble John Adams Esqr. as given in by his Lady and Peter B Adams. Esqr viz

1 Dwelling House 47 by 29 feet area 1333 Feet
2 Storys High built of wood
24 windows 288 Squares 8 by 10 inches 160 feet
1 wood House &c— 15 by 54 feet
2 Storys of wood
23 windows 552 Squares 6 by 8
1/2 acre Land bounding on Plymouth Road Southerly Vallued at 2000 $

1 Barn 66 by 28
1 Corn Barn 30 by 18
8 acres Land S. on Plymouth Road W. on B Beale Esqr. E on M Black 320 $

1 Barn 30 by 25
1 Ditto—25 by 20
99 acres Land N & E on Plymouth Road S on M. Vesey W on Dea Bass & others 3960 $

46 acres Land formerly Common N on Plymouth Road W on Jos N Arnold & others E on Ezekiel Price Esqr S on Josiah Bass

368 $
10 acres upland & Salt marsh S on Jesse Fenno W on Saml Bass N on Saml Bass Esqr 400 $
2 1/2 acres Land at Penny Ferry in Milton S on Dorchester Church Land 87 $
46 acres wood Land South on Capt. Peter Brackett 920 $
16 Ditto W on Milton Line 128 $
9 Do W on Do N on Peter B Adams Esq 90 $
16 Do N on P B Adams Esqr S on Dea Webb 160 $
15 Do N on Nightingales S on James Brackett 150 $
30 Do on Pine Hill 360 $
15 Do on Do bought of Elkana Thayer 150 $
5 Do Cedar Swamp in Gardners Swamp Bt of Wm Thayer 50 $
4 Do in Braintree bought of Capt Benja Beale
9 Do in Do at Purgatory
1/2 a House & half of 80 acres of Land in Medford in the occupation of Mr. Teal
In the Occupation of Moses French Junr
1 House 37 by 18—area— 666 Feet
2 Storys of wood
1 Lintell 37 by 12 144—
14 windows 216 Squares 7 by 9 92 F 72 I
1/4 acre Land E on Plymouth Road 400 $

1 Barn 45 by 30
1 Do—50 by 30
1 Do 36 by 24
Lintell 36 by 10
1 Farm 97 acres E on Plymouth Road N on James Brackett, W on Ebenr & Josiah Adams, S on Josh Field 2522 $
45 Acres Pasture & fresh meadow N on John Bright & the two mr Adams’s 675 $
20 acres formerly Common E on Town way into the woods S on Joseph Cleverly 160 $
6 acres mowing N on Josh Cleverly W on Plymouth Road 240 $
20 acres Formerly Dea Belchers w on Plymouth Road N on Thos Phipps 750 $
20 acres pasture formerly Dea Belchers & Thos Haydens 300 $
9 acres Called Goose pasture W on Plymouth Road N on the Heirs of Samel Penniman in Braintree 135 $
16 acres Salt marsh N & W on Moses Black 480
9 Do bounding on David Bass’s upland & on Savils Hommock 300
5 Do w on Jona Baxter N on Town River 150
In the occupation of Peter Burrell
1 Dwelling House
1 Barn
 Land adjoining the House
 a pasture called Faxons pasture
28 acres Land between Samel Curtis’s & Wm Hobarts
8 acres Salt marsh in the broad meadows bought of Elkana Thayer
in the occupatition of the Revd. Wm Clark
1 House 34 by 18 612 feet
2 Storys of wood
Lintell 34 by 14 476
14 windows 336 Squares 7 by 9 147 feet
1/4 acre Land E on Plymouth Road 400 $
in the occupation of Elij Belcher & J Turner
1 House 40 by 16 640 Feet
2 Storys of wood
Lintell 40 by 11 440—
10 windows 240 Squares 7 by 9 105 feet
1/4 acre Land W on Plymouth Road 200 $
in the occupation of Phebee
1 House 29 by 18 522
2 Storys of wood
8 windows— 40 feet glass
1/8 acre Land E on Plymouth Road 75 $

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