Hammond’s Bill French is Listing Agent for Highest 2014 West Roxbury Sale of $1,110,000

Posted by Mark H. Lippolt — February 12, 2015

1423784830WEST ROXBURY, MA – Melissa Dunn, manager of Hammond Residential Real Estate’s Back/Bay Beacon Hill office, is pleased to announce that Bill French was the listing agent in connection with the sale of 149 Mount Vernon Street in Boston’s West Roxbury neighborhood, which conveyed for $1,110,000 and represents the highest single-family transaction in West Roxbury since 2004.

A stunning Victorian located on one of the most desirable streets in West Roxbury, 149 Mount Vernon Street features 2,909 square feet of living space, in addition to a detached two car garage with ample additional parking. The property includes four-plus bedrooms, three bathrooms, as well as a large family room with a cast iron stove. Amenities include a recently updated kitchen and a large master suite with a dressing/exercise room.

According to Multiple Listing Service Property Information Network (MLSPIN), the sale of 149 Mount Vernon Street in West Roxbury is significant in that it represents the highest-priced single-family transaction in West Roxbury since 2004, when a 3,740 square foot single-family property on Centre Street sold for $1,700,000. That property represents the highest-priced sale in the area to date.


Megan McGough of Raveis Home Services represented the buyer in the sale of 149 Mount Vernon Street.

Bill French said, “I am pleased to have been the listing agent in connection with 149 Mount Vernon Street, which is a beautiful property located on one of the most sought-after West Roxbury Streets. Ownership of 149 Mount Vernon offers wonderful amenities on a large private lot in proximity to downtown Boston and all that it has to offer. This is truly a unique and spectacular home.”

Having marketed property since the late 1970's, Hammond agent Bill French is very familiar with all aspects of residential real estate brokerage in Boston – developing, financing, and investing. He has been successful in selling a variety of properties in all price ranges in Beacon Hill, Back Bay, the South End, and the Fenway. A longtime resident of Beacon Hill, Bill is active in the Downtown Real Estate Association. In addition to his activities as a real estate broker, Bill sits on the board of trustees for a Foundation that operates a youth camp and land preserve in New Hampshire. He is an avid mountain hiker, canoeist, and sailor.

Hammond Residential is headquartered in Chestnut Hill, and has three Boston locations and fifteen suburban branch offices. The company reports over two billion dollars in sales volume annually, ranking in sales volume among the top 500 firms in the United States, and as the sixth-highest in mean average sales price and the ninth-highest in sales volume per sales associate. Hammond is well-known as the publisher of the region’s finest magazines featuring local properties for sale.

To learn more, please visit www.HammondRE.com.

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