MLS® ID: 72527924
74 ESSEX RD
Ipswich, Massachusetts, 01938 $1,250,000
Presented for sale is a very special property that stands privately overlooking the pastoral views of the preserved Maplecroft Farm. Hidden behind a hedge of arbovitae the home comes into view as one passes over the washed river stone drive entering the grounds of the Benjamin Smith House .. Circa 1830 (the home is not under historical restriction). The property presents a true estate setting and feel. With shared casual and formal spaces, a foyer featuring a marble floor and arched Palladian window, formal fireplaced living and dining rooms share a connecting butler's pantry & wet bar. The updated kitchen features granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and a wood burning fireplace for warming seasonal ambiance. The family room can be accessed through the attached garage, side entrance mud room area or the rear covered patio. A great room home office combination with a roof top sundeck overlooks Maplecroft Farm. The 2nd floor enjoys 2 ensuite baths.