Hammond’s Matt Montgomery Group and Hilary Maddox Dent Represent Seller in $2,780,000 Newton Transaction

Posted by Leaura Levine — June 27, 2016

1467050570CHESTNUT HILL, MA - Hammond Residential Real Estate’s Matt Montgomery Group and Hilary Maddox Dent recently represented the seller client in connection with the $2,780,000 sale of 408 Hammond Street in Newton, a spectacular Victorian-style residence, circa 1853, located in the desirable Chestnut Hill Historic District.

Situated on nearly three-quarters of an acre of land and featuring 6,652 square feet of living area, 408 Hammond Street is comprised of sixteen total rooms which include five bedrooms, four full bathrooms, and one half-bathroom. The residence blends contemporary upgrades with lovely period details such as pocket doors, bay windows, chestnut wainscoting, and beamed ceilings.

On the first level, a spacious entry foyer opens to a comfortable family room and solarium. There is also a lovely dining room with a butler’s pantry, an eat-in kitchen with original cast iron stove and dual pantries, along with a mudroom and powder room.

The second level features a large master bedroom suite with a fireplace, a walk-in closet, and an en suite bathroom. This level also includes two additional bedrooms and a bathroom, as well as a guest suite with two rooms and a dedicated bathroom.

Three additional bedrooms along with a game room and exterior balcony are located on the third level.


Exterior amenities at 408 Hammond Street include a carriage house and landscaped grounds, in addition to two garage and six off-street parking spaces. The residence is in proximity to a host of restaurant, retail, and transportation options, as well as numerous educational institutions.

Matthew Montgomery has built not only one of the top residential real estate teams in Newton and Brookline, but also one of the top teams in Massachusetts.  Matt developed this approach with his business partner, Merle Winer, starting in 2001.  Since 2012 when Merle stepped away from the business, Matt has proven himself as a force in the market expanding the business he worked to build over the previous decade.  Matt has sought out a team of agents including Ashley Desmond, Kelly Farrell Salem, Lauren Carroll and Kristina Lamarre to assist him in managing his growing business.  Together with these seasoned agents and his long time transaction manager Katie Faraone, Matt has established his team as the most consistently productive in the market and also as group completely committed to servicing their diverse buyer and seller clients at the highest possible level. In addition, Matt serves as a commissioner of the Chestnut Hill Historic District.

A longtime resident of Brookline, Hilary Maddox Dent has high energy, a knack for numbers, and a passion for residential real estate that runs through her blood. Hilary began her career in finance, spending six years in Investment Banking and Venture Capital before deciding to get out from behind the desk. She now uses her problem-solving skills, market knowledge, and negotiating skills to help her clients' meet their real estate needs.

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 Newton or in and around Greater Boston, please visit http://mattmontgomerygroup.myhammondagent.com/ and http://www.hammondre.com/.

Share this post

Search Press Releases

Recent Blog Posts

15840 Lakeview Court

Higbie Maxon Agney, Inc. Realtors, Higbie Maxon Agney, Inc. Realtors — Jan 22

What to Pack for a Ski/Snowboarding Vacation

Linda Secrist, Linda Secrist of BHHS Utah Properties — Jan 22

Creating Luxury Living Spaces Without the Price Tag

Goodale Miller Team - Century 21 Miller Real Estate Ltd., Goodale Miller Team - Century 21 Miller Real Estate Ltd. — Jan 22

Uncork the Possibilities of LIFE in a VINEYARD

Paulette Jemal, San Antonio Portfolio Real Estate - KW — Jan 21

Telluride Colorado 2018 Q4 Activity Report

Telluride Properties, Telluride Properties — Jan 21