Hammond Agents Close on Significant $2,750,000 Brookline Transaction

1478031987CHESTNUT HILL, MA - Hammond Residential Real Estate agents closed on the significant $2,750,000 sale of 181 Laurel Road in Brookline, a stunning Chestnut Hill Ranch-style residence, circa 1948, that was designed by noted architect Jeremiah Eck in one of the most desirable areas in proximity to the City of Boston. The team of Karen Kennedy and Sandra Lynch represented the seller, and Debby Belt represented the buyer.

Featuring 6,204 square feet of living area situated on over one acre of land, 181 Laurel Road is comprised of twelve total rooms which include four bedrooms, three full bathrooms, and two half-bathrooms. The residence features an open floor plan which accommodates easy living and grand entertaining spaces, both inside and out.

The first level features a sunken living room with floor-to-ceiling windows, a gracious dining room, and a spacious and modern kitchen and family room featuring Zebra wood cabinets, marble flooring, onyx countertops, and top-of-the-line appliances. On this level, there is also a casual dining area with atrium doors providing outdoor patio access.

Additional first level features include a luxurious master suite with an en suite bathroom, as well as three additional bedrooms, a study, two powder rooms, and a mud room with radiant heated flooring.


Rounding off the property interior on the lower level is a gym, a large media and game room, an office, and a guest bedroom with a full bathroom.

The exquisite exterior property amenities at 181 Laurel Road were designed by Zen Associates and include lush, professionally landscaped grounds, in addition to a custom pool with a cabana, a kitchenette, and a sport court. There are also spacious deck and patio areas which accommodate entertaining and outdoor living.

Rounding off the property exterior is a three-car garage, in addition to four off-street parking spaces.

Located near a host of restaurant, retail, and transportation options, 181 Laurel Road provides convenient and easy access to Boston and beyond via Route 9, and the property is also in proximity to the MBTA Green Line.

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. 

Karen Kennedy and Sandra Lynch have been featured in both national and local media, including appearances on HGTV.  They look forward to being your guides through the ever-changing Greater Boston real estate mark

Debby Belt is a native Bostonian who is well-known for her responsiveness and perseverance. She zealously represents her clients’ interests to create the best financial outcome possible. 

A skilled and savvy negotiator, Debby has a strong marketing background and an extensive network with a strong knowledge of the metro Boston area. She has been successful representing clients both buying or selling homes in the most competitive environments, and working with clients to meet their particular selling and or purchasing objectives. 

Prior to real estate, Debby worked in human resources, marketing and public relations, and wealth management. She is involved as a volunteer in her community, currently serving as the Chairperson of the Journey to Safety Advisory Committee. She is also a board member of the Fiedler Hillel at Northwestern University.

Debby has a Bachelor's and a Master's degree from Northwestern University in Evanston, IL.  Debby grew up in Newton and Weston and has also lived in Beacon Hill and Brookline; she currently lives in the Waban Village of Newton with her husband, three daughters.

Hammond Residential Real Estate, part of NRT LLC, the nation’s largest residential real estate brokerage company, is headquartered in Chestnut Hill, Mass.  The firm has three Boston locations and approximately fourteen suburban branch offices.  In 2015, the company reported more than $1.8 billion in sales volume according to MLS PIN and is ranked No. 76 nationwide by volume.  Hammond is well-known as the publisher of the region’s finest magazines featuring local properties for sale.  Hammond’s Chestnut Hill office is also the exclusive Regents representative of the Luxury Real Estate Network.  For more information, visit: