Susan Nelson’s detailed listing for the Ipswich Historical Commission is the source of much of the information for dates and descriptions of the houses listed below.
Historical information comes primarily from Ipswich In The Massachusetts Bay Colony by Thomas Franklin Waters, volumes I and II. Email Gordon Harris at firstname.lastname@example.org with your stories, or any additions or corrections for this site.
Houses are listed in order of address
- Houses names are the first owner or a person who lived in them. Click on the name for a high resolution photo of the house.
- Click on Read for stories about these houses and the people who lived in them.
Click on the icons on this map to read about historic houses in Ipswich and the stories of the people who lived in them.