Massachusetts Agencies

Zoning (Memo 1)


The creation of a legal sized lot by acquiring land from adjacent lots, which acquisition results in the adjacent lots being reduced in size below the minimum lot size permitted under the zoning by-law causes the newly created lot to be unbuildable. Alley v. Building Inspector of Danvers, 354 Mass. 6, 234 N.E.2d 879 (1968).