Babe Ruth’s Former Digs Listed

The Massachusetts property that once belonged to the Bambino himself is up for sale for $1.65 million, reports the Mercury News. Appropriately named Home Plate Farm, the former estate of Babe Ruth is listed for more than what the slugger made in his entire playing career. Take a tour of the suburban pad where Ruth lived from 1922 to 1926.

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The Massachusetts property that once belonged to the Bambino himself is up for sale for $1.65 million, reports the Mercury News. Appropriately named Home Plate Farm, the former estate of Babe Ruth is listed for more than what the slugger made in his entire playing career. Take a tour of the suburban pad where Ruth lived from 1922 to 1926.
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Located about 20 miles west of Boston, Ruth's former home sits on over two acres and has been renovated in a way to emphasize the old world charm of the spread, while updating the entire estate to modern standards.
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The property comes with enough room to fit a whopping 25 cars with an additional two-car covered garage.
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A view of Home Plate Farm's gigantic driveway.
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The private parlor includes hardwood floors and paned glass windows.
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Ruth lived at this suburban property from 1922 to 1926 during his tenure with the New York Yankees.
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A look at the classy living room, which features a Rumford fireplace and custom finishes.
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A view of the gorgeous sun room. According to the Mercury News, the current owners have lived here for nearly 30 years. Judging by the home's impeccable and charming state, it's no wonder why the owners have stayed here so long.
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The sun-drenched private office comes complete with built-in shelving. One room in the house even includes burn marks on the floor where the slugger reportedly flicked his cigar ashes.
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A look at the family room in the Bambino's former crib. Fans of the great baller reportedly still make the trek out to the estate to see where the home where the slugger lived.
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A view of the formal dining room.
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The state-of-the-art cherry kitchen includes a large center island, Thermador six burner and Sub Zero appliances.
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Here's a look at the master suite, which features tons of sunlight and a vaulted ceiling. There are five bedrooms total in Ruth's former spread.
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A luxurious master suite wouldn't be complete without a lavish master bathroom.
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The historic house includes a third floor Babe Ruth memorabilia room. Here, the slugger's legacy lives on.
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If a posh main house wasn't enough, the property also comes with a 5,000-square-foot barn that includes stables, office space, garage bays, and even a one-bedroom apartment complete with a full kitchen and bathroom.
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A look the current owners' pretty sweet old rides.
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According to the Mercury News, the famous slugger reportedly pushed a piano onto a nearby frozen lake during a party and left it there until the lake melted and the piano sank into the water.
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A view of the home's game/billiards room.
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Ruth's former property includes this swimming pool and sun-drenched pool deck.
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