LandVest is pleased to present an extremely rare offering of a 284± acre coastal estate property in the coastal town of Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts.
The property is a prominent coastal drumlin with 2.15± miles of contiguous tidal frontage on Fox Creek and Treadwell Island Creek and roughly 1,400 feet of freshwater frontage on Rantoul Pond.
The landscape features 113± acres of open meadows, lawns and wooded upland and approximately 170± acres of coastal marsh.
A c. 1965 brick mansion is sited on a hill overlooking rolling lawns with panoramic water views over the Essex River Basin to Choate Island, Castle Hill, Crane Beach, Wingaersheek Beach and the open Atlantic.
Additional outbuildings on the property include a c. 1860 Colonial-style caretaker’s residence with three bedrooms and three baths, and a 3,000 square foot bow-roofed barn.
Elevations range from mean sea level to 170+ feet and offsite views from mid and upper elevations are panoramic.
They include the Ipswich River Basin, Castle Hill, Sandy Point/Plum Island, Ipswich Bay, Rockport, Coastal New Hampshire and the open Atlantic Ocean.
A well-maintained network of interior roads and jeep trails provides excellent interior access and the lower loop provides outstanding views to the adjoining marsh, estuaries, Rantoul Pond and a historically-significant former boat basin on Fox Creek.
The property is the largest coastal offering available in southern New England, and is offered as a large-acreage, private estate or as an investment opportunity for limited development.