19,000 SQ FT / 86 ACRE ESTATE

Auction by: Maltz Auctions

Bankruptcy Sale – Seeking Offers

$20,000,000 Estimated Construction Cost


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Bankruptcy Sale – United States Bankruptcy Court Southern District of New York

In re: Stewart W Dauman – Case # 18-22539 (RDD)

19,000 Sq Ft Stone Manor on 86 Acres

$20,000,000 Estimated Construction Cost

Currently Seeking Offers


  • 48 Haights Cross Road, Chappaqua, Westchester County, NY 10514
  • Georgian Stone Manor w/Slate Roof
  • Secluded Setting on Heaptaugua Lake
  • 19,000± Sq Ft Living Space in Manor Home
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 7 Full Baths & 3 Half Baths
  • 8 Fireplaces
  • Custom High-End Millwork & Tile Work Throughout
  • Built in 2004
  • High-End Fixtures/Lighting Throughout
  • Luxury Finishes
  • Hardwood Floors
  • First Floor:
    • Entry Rotunda with Spiral Staircase
    • Front-to-Back Living Room with Fireplace
    • Front-to-Back Dining Room with Fireplace
    • Chef’s Kitchen with Large Island, Fireplace & Seating Cove
    • Windowed Breakfast Room
    • Family Room with Vaulted Ceiling
    • Two-Story Mahogany Library with Hidden Staircase
    • Billiards Room with Theatre & Bar
    • Screened Porch
    • Butler’s Pantry
  • Second/Third Floors:
    • 6 Bedrooms/Suites with En-Suite Baths & Custom Closets
    • Storage
  • Finished Basement:
    • Gymnasium with Basketball Court
    • Fitness Center
    • Sauna
    • 2,000 Bottle Wine Cellar/Tasting Room
    • Playroom
    • Storage
  • Additional Improvements:
  • Pool House (1,150 Sq Ft) with 2 Baths
  • Resort-Style Pool
  • Outdoor Tennis Court
  • Outdoor Basketball Court
  • Oversized 4-Car Garage
  • Stone Terrace
  • Additional Information:
  • 35 Miles to Midtown Manhattan
  • 2± Miles to MTA Metro-North Chappaqua Station (58 Minute Commute to Grand Central Station)
  • Furnished & Decorated: Furniture, Antiques, Carpets, Art, Ceramics, Lighting, Audio/Video Equipment, Telecom Equipment, Fitness Equipment, Sports Equipment, Pool Table, Grandfather Clock, Book Collection, Model Railroad, Outdoor Furniture and More…
  • Whole-House Generator
  • 85+ Acres of Rolling Woods/Hiking Trails
  • Legal Description (5 Tax Lots):
    • Section: 101.13; Block: 3; Lots: 8.1 & 8.2
    • Section: 108.5; Block 1; Lot 3.31
    • Section: 101.17; Block: 1; Lots 35.1 & 35.7
  • Market Value as Assessed: $11,726,637
  • Annual Real Estate Taxes (2019): $332,262.53 (Assessor Open to Discussing Grievance Possibilities)
  • Truly a Must See!!!


Viewings: Available Upon Request with Proof of Funds.



Marianne T. O’Toole, Chapter 7 Trustee
LaMonica Herbst & Maniscalco LLP, Attorneys for the Chapter 7 Trustee

 Richard B. Maltz, Auctioneer DCA# 1240836
David A. Constantino, Auctioneer DCA# 1424944
 Richard B. Maltz, Licensed Real Estate Broker
Phone (516) 349-7022  Fax (516) 349-0105 


* The Real Property is being sold: (i) “AS IS” “WHERE IS”, “WITH ALL FAULTS,” without any representations, covenants, guarantees or warranties of any kind or nature whatsoever; (ii) free and clear of any and all interests including, but not limited to, monetary liens, claims and encumbrances (collectively, “Monetary Interests”), with all such Monetary Interests to attach to the proceeds from the sale of the Real Property with the same validity, force and effect, and in the same amount and priority as such Monetary Interests existed as of the date of the Order for relief, subject to any claims and defenses the Trustee may possess with respect thereto; and (iii) subject to, among other things: (a) any state of facts that an accurate survey may show; (b) any state of facts a physical inspection may show; (c) any covenants, restrictions and easements of record; (d) any building or zoning ordinances or other applicable municipal regulations and violations thereof; and (f) environmental conditions. By delivering their respective deposits, all prospective bidders acknowledge that they have had the opportunity to review and inspect the Real Property, the state of title thereof and laws, rules and regulations applicable thereto, and will rely solely thereon and on their own independent investigations and inspections of the Real Property in making their bids. Neither Maltz, the Trustee, the attorneys for the Trustee nor any of their collective representatives make any representations or warranties with respect to the permissible uses of the Real Property including, but not limited to, the zoning of the Real Property. All prospective bidders acknowledge that they have conducted their own due diligence in connection with the Real Property and are not relying on any information provided by Maltz, the Trustee, the attorneys for the Trustee or any of their collective representatives. The information contained herein was derived from sources deemed reliable, but is not guaranteed.  Most of the information provided has been obtained from third-party sources and has not been independently verified.  It is the responsibility of all prospective bidders to determine the accuracy of all components of the sale and Real Property.  All prospective bidders are responsible for conducting their own independent inspections, investigations, inquiries, and due diligence concerning the Real Property, including without limitation, the environmental and physical condition of the Real Property.  All prospective bidders are urged to conduct their own due diligence prior to participating in the public auction.  

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