Direct Waterfront. Located in one of the most exclusive and beautiful parts of Ipswich. This residence has unsurpassed views of the marshes, Castle Neck River, Ipswich Bay, as well as Pine and Patterson Islands. Renovated by the current owners, it has five bedrooms with three and a half baths and sits on two and a half sunlight filled acres. Stunning and spacious living room with fireplace, hardwood floors with french doors leading to beautiful garden designed by famed Boston Landscape Architect Arthur Shurcliff (1870-1957). Elegant formal dining room with custom wallpaper. Open concept chef's kitchen with adjoining family room. The third floor has been renovated and now features a home office/artist's studio that could also be an au pair or in law suite. Master bedroom suite. Most every room in this house has dramatic water views. Less than a half a mile from Castle Hill and Crane Beach. Please call to schedule a private showing.