Hammond’s Kennedy Lynch Team Represents Clients in Significant Newton Transactions

Posted by Leaura Levine — June 9, 2015

1433875937BOSTON, MA - Hammond agents Karen Kennedy and Sandra Lynch of the Kennedy Lynch Team recently represented clients in connection with two significant Newton transactions. The team represented the seller client in the $2,850,000 sale of 155 Hobart Road and the buyer client in the $2,995,000 sale of 1201 Commonwealth Avenue.

Set majestically atop a knoll on a tree-lined street in the heart of desirable Newton Centre, 155 Hobart Road is a distinguished Tudor-style residence featuring 6,240 square feet of living space situated on one half-acre. The property consists of fifteen total rooms, including five bedrooms, five full-bathrooms, and two half-bathrooms.  Exquisite architectural details such as leaded glass, beamed and cathedral ceilings, and an oversized stone fireplace are found throughout the home, which also features an impressive reception foyer, library, solarium, and master suite.

Exterior amenities at 155 Hobart Road include an in-ground swimming pool with hot tub and spa, as well as a pool house, secluded gardens, and abundant patio space. Rounding off the property is a two-car heated garage and six off-street parking spaces.


Located on a pretty carriage lane in West Newton Hill, 1201 Commonwealth Avenue features 5,300 square feet of living space on almost one-third of an acre. The property is comprised of twelve rooms, featuring five bedrooms, five full bathrooms, and one half-bathroom. This bright and spacious contemporary home enjoys an open floor plan with high ceilings, hardwood floors, and recessed lighting. The thoughtfully-designed modern kitchen opens to a spacious family room, dining room, living room, and bedroom. Four second story bedrooms feature en suite bathrooms as well as custom built furniture. Rounding off the home’s interior is a mudroom which leads to a large playroom, office, kitchenette, and additional bathroom.

Exterior amenities at 1201 Commonwealth Avenue include an oversized two car garage, as well as a spacious deck and patio that are framed by professionally landscaped grounds.

Jim Nemetz, manager of Hammond Residential Real Estate’s Brookline/Newton office said, “Year after year, the Kennedy Lynch Team members are among the top ranking agents in the Newton marketplace. Their energy, enthusiasm and knowledge of the market are what set them apart.”

The Kennedy Lynch Team has combined real estate experience of over thirty years. Their creative energy and astute negotiating skills have provided their seller and buyer clients with unrivaled expertise. They are consistently rated among the area’s top-producing REALTORS®.  A growing number of local builders and developers seek out Kennedy and Lynch for their design advice and brokerage services.

Karen Kennedy and Sandra Lynch have been featured in both national and local media, including appearances on HGTV. 

Hammond Residential Real Estate’s Brookline/Newton office is located at 826 Boylston Street. If you are interested in the purchase or sale of luxury properties in and around Greater Boston, please visit http://kennedy-lynch-team.myhammondagent.com/ or http://www.hammondre.com/.

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