74 ESSEX RD, Ipswich, MA 01938



Full/Half Baths
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.
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses
List Price: $1,250,000
Type: Single-Family
Type of Single-Family: Detached
Terms: Contract for Deed
Style: Colonial
Status: Active
Rooms: 9
Beds: 4
Baths: 3
Half Baths: 1
Master Bath: Yes
Year Built: 1830
Year Round: Yes
Approx. GLA: 2,953
MLS#: 72527924
Basement: Yes
Description: Full, Partial, Crawl, Interior Access, Bulkhead, Sump Pump, Concrete Floor, Unfinished Basement
Cooling: None
Heating: Pellet Stove, Forced Air, Oil
Heating Zones: 3
Flooring: Wood, Tile, Vinyl, Pine
Electrical: 220 Volts, Circuit Breakers, 200 Amps
Fire Places: 4
Energy: Storm Windows
Lead Paint: Unknown
Insulation Features: Partial, Fiberglass
Water: No
Facing: South
Acres: 2.10
Lot Size: 91,476.00
Lot Description: Scenic View(s)
Foundation: Concrete Block
Foundation Size: Irregular
Garage Parking: Attached, Storage, Side Entry
Garage Spaces: 1
Parking Features: Off-Street, Improved Driveway, Stone/Gravel, Paved Driveway
Parking Spaces: 20
Road Type: Public, Paved, Publicly Maint., Sidewalk
Color: Gray/Wht
Construction: Frame
Roof Material: Asphalt/Fiberglass Shingles
Utility: for Gas Range, for Electric Dryer, Washer Hookup
Exterior: Clapboard
Sewer: Inspection Required for Sale, Private Sewerage
Water: City/Town Water
Short Sale Lender Approval: No
Title 5: Pass
Lender Owned: No
Assessed Price: $580,000
Taxes: $8,259
Tax Year: 2018
Book/Page: 14823/200
Warranty Available: No
Beach: Yes
Description: Bay, Ocean
Ownership: Public
Interior Features: Cable Available, Wetbar, Internet Available - Broadband
Exterior Features: Deck - Roof, Covered Patio/Deck, Gutters, Sprinkler System
Appliances: Range, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer
Amenities: Public Transportation, Park, Stables, Medical Facility, Marina, Private School, Public School, T-Station
Disclosure Declaration: Yes
Name Level Dimensions Description
Master Bedroom 2 13-8X14-5 Cable Hookup, Flooring - Wood, Bathroom - Full, Fireplace
Bedroom 2 2 14X14-5 Flooring - Wood, Bathroom - Full
Bedroom 3 3 10-4X12-2 Flooring - Wood
Bedroom 4 3 11-3X13 Flooring - Wood
Bathroom 1 1 -- Bathroom - Half
Bathroom 2 2 -- Bathroom - With Tub & Shower, Bathroom - Full, Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile, Closet
Bathroom 3 2 -- Bathroom - With Tub & Shower, Bathroom - Full, Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile, Closet
Dining Room 1 14X15 Main Level, Flooring - Wood, Fireplace
Family Room 1 19X25 Main Level, Cable Hookup, Window(s) - Picture, Exterior Access, Recessed Lighting, Slider, Wood / Coal / Pellet Stove, Flooring - Hardwood
Kitchen 1 12-7X19-4 Main Level, Window(s) - Picture, Recessed Lighting, Remodeled, Stainless Steel Appliances, Gas Stove, Fireplace, Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile, Dining Area, Pantry, Countertops - Stone/Granite/Solid
Laundry Room 1 6-4X6 Dryer Hookup - Electric, Walk-in Storage, Washer Hookup, Balcony / Deck
Living Room 1 14X14 Main Level, Flooring - Wood, Fireplace
Bathroom 3 -- Bathroom - With Tub & Shower, Flooring - Vinyl, Bathroom - Full
Great Room 2 20-7X39-3 Cable Hookup, High Speed Internet Hookup, Skylight, Closet - Walk-in, Balcony / Deck
Other 1 8-7X9 Wet bar, Pantry
Foyer 1 7-7X1 Flooring - Marble, Closet
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