According to the NH Division of Historical Resources: "State law RSA 79-D Discretionary Preservation Easements, creates a mechanism to encourage the preservation of historic New Hampshire barns and other agricultural buildings by authorizing municipalities to grant property tax relief to barn owners who (a) can demonstrate the public benefit of preserving their barns or other historic farm buildings, and (b) agree to maintain their structures throughout a minimum 10-year preservation easement."
This Thursday, the BoS will conduct a public hearing for two Discretionary Preservation Easement applications under RSA 79-D from the following property owners for the following locations:
1.) Loretta L. Burrows Revocable Trust, Loretta L. Burrows, Trustee. Map 003-
001, Ossipee Mountain Road;
2.) Ronald M. Davis , Sr. and Rae Marie Davis, Map 115-012, 11 Sawmill Way