Luxury Home of the Week: Waterfront Ipswich property on 4-plus acres

Buying Luxury
The home, 23 Newmarch St. in Ipswich, is listed at $2,695,000. via MLS

This restored Arts and Crafts-style estate boasts modern amenities and 650 feet of frontage along the Ipswich River.

The home, 23 Newmarch St. in Ipswich, is listed at $2,695,000 and offers four bedrooms, four full baths, and two half baths in 4,439 square feet of living space. Highlights include a sycamore- and oak-paneled library, a kitchen with a breakfast nook and a woodstove, a butler’s pantry with a beverage refrigerator, stained glass, a conservatory with a stone floor, three fireplaces, a game room, and sleeping porches.

The residence, built in 1905, sits on 4.6 acres comprised of sprawling lawns, gardens with views of the water, conservation land, and terraces that lead to the river. Other outdoor features include the original greenhouse, an imported Javanese teak gazebo, and a marble fountain.

A new guest house complements the Arts and Crafts style of the main residence. The living quarters are above its two-car garage.  

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