$7,999,999 55 Waldingfield Ipswich, MA

MLS: 71781021   Type: Single Family   County: Essex   City: Ipswich   Zip: 01938   # Rooms: 14    Stories: 1   Taxes: $38,040

Mortgage $37,559 /mo



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“Waldingfield.” Magnificent Italianate Revival residence overlooks the Ipswich River on over 39 acres of Olmsted-designed terraced gardens, rolling fields and woods. The main house reflects elegant architectural styling with high ceilings and fine millwork. The kitchen complex includes a Butler’s pantry and breakfast room offering vistas to the Ipswich River. Also a fireplaced living room with period fresco walls and French doors and a grand formal dining room plus a library with quarter-sawn oak cabinets & a marble-floored solarium. Features in the fireplaced master suite include a dressing room and en suite bathroom. A guest suite and children’s wing with a sitting room, 3 bedrooms and full bath complete the 2nd floor. A paneled fireplaced office, 3 bedrooms and 2 baths are on the 3rd floor. Also a guest cottage, pool/pool house, 10-stall barn and paddocks. Direct equestrian trail access via the Essex Country Trail Association, 3 miles to the Myopia Hunt Club & 5 miles to the train.

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High School

Distance: N/A Miles
Distance: 1.89 Miles
Distance: 2.34 Miles

Price History

1/7/2015 Listed $11,500,000
2/14/2017 14% - $9,900,000
9/11/2017 7% - $9,300,000
11/25/2017 6% - $8,750,000
1/31/2018 9% - $7,999,999

Amenities Public Transportation, Shopping, Park, Walk/Jog Trails, Stables
Electrical Equipment/Features Circuit Breakers
Elementary School Ipswich
High School Ipswich
Insulation Unknown
Middle School Ipswich
Parking Features Off-Street, Stone/Gravel
Parking Spaces 8
Road Type Public, Paved, Publicly Maint.
Square Feet 9579.00
State Massachusetts
Style Other (See Remarks)

Interior Features

# of Fireplaces 6
Appliances Wall Oven, Dishwasher, Countertop Range, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer
Basement Y
Bedrooms 6
Cooling System Central Air
Flooring Tile, Marble, Hardwood
Full Baths 6
Half Baths 2
Heating Oil, Gas
Interior Features Security System, Cable Available
Kitchen Description Flooring - Hardwood, Pantry, Countertops - Stone/Granite/Solid
Master Bath Yes

Exterior Features

Exterior Brick, Stone, Stucco
Exterior Features Barn/Stable, Paddock, Horses Permitted
Garage Detached
Garage Spaces 5
Lot 0
Lot Description Wooded, Farmland, Scenic View(s)
Roof Slate

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Property vs Zip Code Avg (01938)

Price 7.99M Avg 1.10M

Sqr Feet 9,579 Avg 3,057

Cost / Sqr Ft $835 Avg $362

Taxes $38,040 Avg $71,917

Acres 39.9 Avg 1.79

Visits 3,085 Avg 105

Days on Site 1,241 Avg 130

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eXp Realty Massachusetts
190 Haverhill St, #336
Methuen, MA