Thismodern Colonial is superbly located close to Ipswich center, the train stationand schools, in a popular neighborhood away from main streets. The quarter acrelot is partially fenced for privacy and set far back from the road. Built in2000, the house is nearly new, plus updates include the roof (2017), hot watertank (2018), stainless steel kitchen appliances (2017-18), fresh paint and new carpets.Made for entertaining, the open layout extends from the front-to-back greatroom with cathedral ceiling and fireplace to the eat-in kitchen with deck access,while the formal living and dining rooms are perfect for small gatherings.Upstairs finds a master suite with full bath and walk-in closet, and 3 morebedrooms share a full bath. The spacious basement holds loads of potential andis partly finished with a mudroom near the garage entry. Just 0.7 miles to thecommuter rail and 5.6 miles to Crane Beach! $575,000.