Mausert Block – Site Plan ProposalPark Street, Adams, MA 01220
Existing Site Conditions
The Mausert Block consists of a single parcel of land which contains approximately 0.37acres of land (16,117 SF) which is located on Park Street in Downtown Adams. The parcel is irregular in shape and has approximately 105 linear feet of frontage on theeasterly side of Park Street. The parcel has a generally level topography.Constructed in 1901, the existing building, mixed use with ground floor retail and theMausert Apartments on the second and third floor, encompasses the majority of the site.There are concrete sidewalks and decorative lamppost lighting along Park Street frontage.The property is serviced by public water, sewer, gas, electric and telephone. Park Streetis a two lane public roadway that is maintained by the Town. There is a small section of the rear portion of the parcel consisting of overgrown grass dirt, and gravel.
Overgrown grass, dirt and gravel area at rear (future outdoor seating).
Right of Way (Armory Court to School Street)There is also an asphalt road area and un-striped parking at the rear of the site which is anextension of the Armory Court right of way to School Street. This right of way across therear of the site is a deeded easement (to the parcel south currently owned by TruNorth)dated 16
January 1902 from George and Conrad Mausert to John L Barker [Book 261 pg 571]. The right of way has not been adopted by the town although is plowed by theTown and is currently used by the public for parking even though it is part of the single parcel of land. To the east of the right of way is part of a strip of land (5’ wide)
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