The Isaac Lord House, circa 1763-1806, sat proudly on the High Street, surrounded by the largest collection of early period homes in America in centuries. Today it will serve as the anchor point for Ipswich’s new luxury community. Lords Square condominiums will include the renovated historic single-family home and five new townhouses. Expertly designed by Arthur Allen of Asap Construction and presented for sale by the Cotraro team at LUX Realty North Shore, these stunning “soon to be listed” residences will start in the $ 580 range.
While all new homes will be upgraded with hardwood floors, fireplaces, master bathrooms with walk-in closets and double vanities, finished basements with exiting windows, and gourmet kitchens with quartz countertops, cabinetry. In white maple, stainless steel appliances and induction cooks, buyers will have their choice of styles. Two 1,700 square foot “duplex” units will offer three bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms, while the three 1,500 to 1,900 square feet “tri-plexes” will include three and four bedrooms and two bathrooms. and a half or three and a half. Other highlights will include private back patios, second-floor laundry rooms, central air conditioning, single-car garages with two additional parking spaces, and a lovely green space for community gatherings.
If you’re looking for a little more notoriety or a little more space, the restored 1,850 square foot home might be the perfect fit. Along with the inclusion of the aforementioned modern amenities, Allen and his team made it their mission to conserve the historic elements that made this property so special in the first place. “As soon as you see it, you will notice details like the wood siding and moldings, the solid wood garage doors, the exposed beams, the original fireplace and the aluminum clad windows,” explains the builder. “To maintain the feel of a true historic district, we incorporated these elements with original reclaimed wood and period-appropriate lantern streetlights throughout the project. The idea was to mix the old and the new.
Close to downtown restaurants and shops, the new owners will surely appreciate the proximity to Crane Beach, the commuter train, and routes 1A, 128 and 95. With delivery dates scheduled just around the corner, the Realtor Mike Cotraro is asking interested parties to call as soon as possible. on the details.
“For those who buy early, there is still time to select the finishes and really make them their own,” he says. “This is a very exciting opportunity in a highly sought after field.” For more information call Mike Cotraro at 978-337-6355 or visit www.luxrns.com.
IN ONE LOOK:
6 new residences
1,500 to 1,900 square feet
From $ 580
LUX Realty North Shore
Mike Cotraro, 978-337-6355 www.luxrns.com