Well, that was quick: This bygone apartment complex from the 1950s at 4118 Center St. — which you might recognize from this morning’s Daily Demolition Report — has come down. What was the rush? To make way for Allen Trace, apparently: Last Thursday, the city planning commission approved an application to divide the not-quite-half-an-acre West End property into 10 parcels for single-family townhomes.
A reader sends more photos of the cleansing of the palate:
The 0.4-acre property’s bound by Center, Bonner, and Allen St., backing up to the railroad tracks. The application naming Probstfeld & Associates Surveying and WBI Builders indicates a more-or-less symmetrical subdivision of the lot, with a 16-ft. shared driveway going right down the middle:
And a map of the area: