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815 Massachusetts Ave

Property Information

Property Class Improved City
State Class Code 931
Zoning (Unofficial) O-3
Map/Lot 118-33
Land Area (sq. ft) 47,877

Property Value

Year of Assessment2014
Tax DistrictC5
Residential ExemptionNo
Building Value$20,939,600
Land Value$2,513,600
Assessed Value$23,453,200
Sale Price$0
Book/Page/
Sale DateJanuary 1, 1900
Previous Assessed Value$20,610,000

Owner Information

Owner(s)CAMBRIDGE CITY OF
CITY HALL
795 MASSACHUSETTS AVE
CAMBRIDGE, MA 02139

Building Information

Commercial Building Number 1, Section 1

Exterior
StyleHISTORIC INSTITUTNL
Occupancy Improved City
Number of Stories4
Exterior Wall Type OTHER
Roof Material SLATE-CLAY
Wall Height 14
Partititions AVERAGE
Interior
Living Area (sq. ft.)52,480
Number of Units 1
Systems
Heat TypeHOT-WATER
Heat Fuel Gas
Plumbing AVERAGE
Condition & Grade
Year Built1889
Overall ConditionGood
Overall GradeExcellent
Subareas
Code Description Gross Area Living Area
BAS First Floor 13,120 13,120
FBM Basement, Finished 13,120 13,120
UAT Attic, Unfinished 13,120 0
FUS Upper Story, Finished 26,240 26,240
Total: 65,600 52,480
Extra Features / Outbuildings
DescriptionELEV-PSNGR
Number of Units3.00
Unit TypeU

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Contact Information

Department Director:
Robert P. Reardon
rreardon@cambridgema.gov

795 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge MA 02139

Phone:617-349-4343

Hours of Service

Monday: 8:30am-8pmTuesday-Thursday: 8:30am-5pmFriday: 8:30am-12pm