Price Reduction - Views
55 Waldingfield Ipswich, MA
$ 6,800,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#71781021
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyESSEX
  • CityIpswich
  • Zip01938
  • Style
  • Year Built1927
  • Taxes38040
  • Price$ 6,800,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms6
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage9579
  • Lot Size39.9 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Mary Pruett with J. Barrett & Company.
Property Description

“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.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Ipswich Elementary School Ipswich Middle School Ipswich High School
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
8/30/2018 15% - $6,800,000

General Features

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 Yes
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 Description Wooded, Farmland, Scenic View(s)
Roof Slate


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Pets
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 01938

AVG $980K
AVG $12,444
AVG 103
Year Built
AVG 1950

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