Gael Hammer

Gael Hammer

LICENSED REAL ESTATE SALESPERSON

Washington Depot Brokerage

6 Green Hill Road
P.O. Box 329
Washington Depot, CT 06794

Prior to real estate, Hammer was greatly involved in theatre, earning his PhD from the University of Iowa in theatre history, dramatic arts and criticism. He was a tenured professor at Coe College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa where he helped plan and execute a major theatre building.  He also served as chairman of Washington State University in Pullman.  While there he was a national officer in the American College Theatre Festival held at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C., and a gold medal award winner for his service.   

Following on the heels of his academic life he pursued an acting career in NYC, appearing off Broadway, on soaps, and small movie roles.  Hammer relocated to Washington, Conn., in 1985, serving as the mainstay with his partner, Timothy Mawson in the re-birth of New Preston, Conn.  His partner ran a nationally known bookstore which specialized in antique garden books and prints.

Gael is heavily involved in the local community, and is the originator of “Tea for Two Hundred,” a popular tradition in the town of Washington. Hosted by Gael and his partner Gary Goodwin in their garden to benefit a number of charitable organizations, the annual summer event recently celebrated its 19th year.   The net receipts for its nineteen years is over one million dollars. 

Gael has two children, Katherine, a social worker in West Palm Beach, Fla., and Evelyn, an actress in New York City.  His grandson, Calvin, is preparing for college.

A leader in selling luxury properties, Gael is an expert at marketing and staging a home, as well as a major resource for any buyer. He was honored "Realtor of The Year" by The New Milford Board of Realtors and was also named one of “Litchfield County’s Most Influential People” by Litchfield Magazine.  

Prior to real estate, Hammer was greatly involved in theatre, earning his PhD from the University of Iowa in theatre history, dramatic arts and criticism. He was a tenured professor at Coe College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa where he helped plan and execute a major theatre building.  He also served as chairman of Washington State University in Pullman.  While there he was a national officer in the American College Theatre Festival held at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C., and a gold medal award winner for his service.   

Following on the heels of his academic life he pursued an acting career in NYC, appearing off Broadway, on soaps, and small movie roles.  Hammer relocated to Washington, Conn., in 1985, serving as the mainstay with his partner, Timothy Mawson in the re-birth of New Preston, Conn.  His partner ran a nationally known bookstore which specialized in antique garden books and prints.

Gael is heavily involved in the local community, and is the originator of “Tea for Two Hundred,” a popular tradition in the town of Washington. Hosted by Gael and his partner Gary Goodwin in their garden to benefit a number of charitable organizations, the annual summer event recently celebrated its 19th year.   The net receipts for its nineteen years is over one million dollars. 

Gael has two children, Katherine, a social worker in West Palm Beach, Fla., and Evelyn, an actress in New York City.  His grandson, Calvin, is preparing for college.

A leader in selling luxury properties, Gael is an expert at marketing and staging a home, as well as a major resource for any buyer. He was honored "Realtor of The Year" by The New Milford Board of Realtors and was also named one of “Litchfield County’s Most Influential People” by Litchfield Magazine.  

Prior to real estate, Hammer was greatly involved in theatre, earning his PhD from the University of Iowa in theatre history, dramatic arts and criticism. He was a tenured professor at Coe College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa where he helped plan and execute a major theatre building.  He also served as chairman of Washington State University in Pullman.  While there he was a national officer in the American College Theatre Festival held at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C., and a gold medal award winner for his service.   

Following on the heels of his academic life he pursued an acting career in NYC, appearing off Broadway, on soaps, and small movie roles.  Hammer relocated to Washington, Conn., in 1985, serving as the mainstay with his partner, Timothy Mawson in the re-birth of New Preston, Conn.  His partner ran a nationally known bookstore which specialized in antique garden books and prints.

Gael is heavily involved in the local community, and is the originator of “Tea for Two Hundred,” a popular tradition in the town of Washington. Hosted by Gael and his partner Gary Goodwin in their garden to benefit a number of charitable organizations, the annual summer event recently celebrated its 19th year.   The net receipts for its nineteen years is over one million dollars. 

Gael has two children, Katherine, a social worker in West Palm Beach, Fla., and Evelyn, an actress in New York City.  His grandson, Calvin, is preparing for college.

A leader in selling luxury properties, Gael is an expert at marketing and staging a home, as well as a major resource for any buyer. He was honored "Realtor of The Year" by The New Milford Board of Realtors and was also named one of “Litchfield County’s Most Influential People” by Litchfield Magazine.  

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264 Painter Hill Road $25,000/mo link

264 Painter Hill Road

Roxbury, CT 06783 | Litchfield County
$25,000/mo
5 Beds 3/2 Baths 3,896 Sqft 5.99 Acres

The best of the best! Super 5 bedroom luxury rental in prime Roxbury location. Newly done and sexy. Fabulous master, kitchen, living room, screened porch, gorgeous pool. Great...

5
bed
3/2
bath
3,896
sqft
155b Squash Hollow Road $2,200/mo link

155b Squash Hollow Road

New Milford, CT 06776 | Litchfield County
$2,200/mo
2 Beds 2 Baths 2,700 Sqft

Enjoy this spacious converted barn situated on an alpaca farm. Comfortable and charming with wood and stone interior, vaulted ceilings, beams, multiple pellet stoves and over 2,700...

2
bed
2
bath
2,700
sqft

My Sales

264 Painter Hill Rd $2,550,000

264 Painter Hill Rd

Roxbury, CT 06783 | Litchfield County
$2,550,000
5 Beds 3/2 Baths 3,896 Sqft

The best of the best! Super luxury vintage in prime Roxbury location. Newly done and sexy. Fabulous master, kitchen, living room, screened porch, gorgeous pool. Great view and...

5
bed
3/2
bath
3,896
sqft
Roxbury Single Family $1,600,000

Roxbury Single Family

Roxbury, CT 06783 | Litchfield County
$1,600,000
5 Beds 3 Baths 3,396 Sqft

Antique colonial cape. 5 Bedrooms. 4 Fireplaces. Cathedral ceilings. Screened porch. 2-Car garage. 5.99± Acres.

5
bed
3
bath
3,396
sqft
5 Bear Burrow $1,325,000 link

5 Bear Burrow

Roxbury, CT 06783 | Litchfield County
$1,325,000
4 Beds 3/1 Baths 6,000 Sqft 8.26 Acres

Ledgemore. Gracious Georgian Colonial On 8+ Ac With Dramaticviews, Infinity Pool, Private Pond & Professional Landscapi Ng.New Renovation With Refined Finishes & Thoughtful Design.Located...

4
bed
3/1
bath
6,000
sqft
231 Lake $1,250,000 link

231 Lake

Warren, CT 06777 | Litchfield County
$1,250,000
5 Beds 2/1 Baths 3,302 Sqft

231 Lake Road is a delightful and fun antique home for the active sports loving family: summer activities include swimming, fishing in your own pond, swimming in your lovely pool,...

5
bed
2/1
bath
3,302
sqft
231 Lake Road $1,250,000 link

231 Lake Road

Warren, CT 06777 | Litchfield County
$1,250,000
5 Beds 2/1 Baths 3,302 Sqft 10.6 Acres

231 Lake Road is a delightful and fun antique home for the active sports loving family: summer activities include swimming, fishing in your own pond, swimming in your lovely pool,...

5
bed
2/1
bath
3,302
sqft
69 Upper Church Hill Rd $1,250,000

69 Upper Church Hill Rd

Washington, CT 06794 | Litchfield County
$1,250,000
3 Beds 2/1 Baths 4,334 Sqft

The long drive lined by picturesque stonewall leads you to this privately set horse property on 32 acres. A spacious contemp w/over 4,300 sf,vltd ceilings,skylights & wd flrs....

3
bed
2/1
bath
4,334
sqft
287 Prospect Mountain Rd $1,200,000

287 Prospect Mountain Rd

Litchfield, CT 06759 | Litchfield County
$1,200,000
4 Beds 3/1 Baths 3,500 Sqft

North point farm is a wonderful horse property set on 17.44 Beautiful acres in the litchfield hills. 110' x 60' 6 stall barn completed. 5 Paddocks, 3 pastures. 3500 Sq. Ft. Col...

4
bed
3/1
bath
3,500
sqft
132 Bacon Road $980,000 link

132 Bacon Road

Roxbury, CT 06783 | Litchfield County
$980,000
3 Beds 3/1 Baths 2,500 Sqft 6.7 Acres

Rare offering, Big Sky, Meadow and adjoining stream. Private Chic Cape renovated to perfection on 6.7 acres of lush pasture w/seasonal views west. New Cook's Kitchen, 3 carrara...

3
bed
3/1
bath
2,500
sqft
10 Roxbury Rd $950,000

10 Roxbury Rd

Woodbury, CT 06798 | Litchfield County
$950,000
3 Beds 3/1 Baths 2,376 Sqft

Reproduction cape superbly renovated in private, quiet setting along side brook and overlooking pond. Guest apartment over 2 bay garage. New infinity pool and pool house. Stone/brick...

3
bed
3/1
bath
2,376
sqft