Listing Provided by Daniel Gale Sotheby's International Realty

72 Post Road,
Old Westbury, NY 11568





Nestled away from the hustle and bustle, this 15.54-acre estate exudes pristine and peaceful beauty, enveloped by serene ponds and picturesque woodlands. As you make your way down the tree-lined driveway, you'll be greeted by gently rolling fields adorned with specimen trees, offering endless possibilities for equestrian and outdoor recreational activities. Formerly a part of the John Shaffer Phipps and Margarita Grace Phipps estate, now famously known as the historic Old Westbury Gardens, this property comprises five lots, with potential for future subdivision. The estate was purchased by Michael Grace Phipps, the accomplished polo player and son of John Shaffer Phipps, where it was used to quarantine and train polo ponies. The estate features a variety of charming buildings, including a four-bedroom artist's studio, a cozy country house, a spacious tin barn, three-bedroom cottages, the original ice house, laundry and horse stalls, and a four-bay garage with an expansive workshop. The property is directly adjacent to the 216-acre Old Westbury Gardens, allowing for easy access to its breathtaking scenery and renowned history. This unique and rare property awaits its next chapter, offering limitless possibilities for its new owner. Whether you choose to create your own dream estate or develop a luxurious subdivision, this property is a true gem waiting to be discovered. Don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to own a piece of history in the heart of Long Island's coveted Gold Coast.

Features of 72 Post Road

MLS# 3475131
Price $4,800,000
Sold Price $4,600,000
Total Taxes $184,153
Lot Square Footage 676,922
Acres 15.54
Type Lots & Land
Sub-Type Unimproved Land
Status Closed

Community Information

Address 72 Post Road
City Old Westbury
County Nassau
State NY
Zip Code 11568


Is Waterfront No
Has Pool No


Fireplace No
Has Basement No


Lot Description Cleared, Secluded, Part Wooded

School Information

District Westbury
Middle Westbury Middle School
High Westbury High School

Additional Information

Date Listed May 2nd, 2023
Date Sold April 2nd, 2024
Days on Market 156
Zoning Residential
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No

Offer is made only to participants of the MLS where the listing is filed.

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