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Abandoned looking castle for sale! 49 acres in New York. $2,900,000

December 21, 2023

Abandoned looking castle in New York. Could be amazing, but it looks like it’s just a shell left. The castle was built in 1927 by David T. Abercrombie, inspired by his architect wife’s vision. The castle is located on 49.60 acres in Ossining, New York. The castle and the barn need a full restoration. There is a cast iron spiral staircase that leads to the tower. Four bedrooms, five bathrooms and 4,337 square feet. $2,900,000

Contact Julia B. Fee

From the Zillow listing:


DO NOT ACCESS THIS PROPERTY, THERE ARE SURVEILLANCE CAMERAS,OWNERS WILL CALL THE POLICE. Castle was built in 1927 by David T. Abercrombie and was inspired by his Architect wife’s vision. It is set on 49.6 acres and this acreage includes three tax lots. The castle, which is in need of total renovation, consists of 2/3 stories of living space and has remaining features such as open patio with fireplace and cast iron spiral staircase leading to the tower. The land surrounding the castle can be used as a serene private estate or possibly developed. The castle and barn will need to be renovated. LA must be present for all showings. Property has 2 structures 1/ original stone mansion and 1/barn both uninhabitable. There are 3 plots of land,zoned 2 acres- single family home. Taxes per plot: Plot 1: $2,382.04, Plot 2: $19,723.99, Plot 3:$87,595.44 taxes have been grieved successfully. This reduction will bring the total gross taxes, starting April 2022, to approximately $85,233. As per sellers request please submit proof of funds or a pre approval for appt confirmation.



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