Most of us are well aware of the accomplishments of former Major League Baseball player, and Hall of Famer, Derek Jeter. Captain of the New York Yankees from 2003 - 2014, 14 time All-Star, 5 time Gold Glove award winner, 5 time World Series champion and his uniform number 2 retired by the New York Yankees.

One accomplishment you might not have been aware of is 'castle owner'! Yes, Derek Jeter currently owns a castle (pictures below) in Greenwood Lake, New York and you could buy it from him. The home will go up for auction this month with a starting bid of $6.5 Million.

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6sqft reports that baseball legend Derek Jeter purchased the castle at 14 Lake Shore Road in Greenwood Lake, NY around 2003 for approximately $425,000. For nearly 20 years Jeter has been renovating the 50,000 square foot compound which sits on 4 acres of land and features diamond-shaped infinity pool, a Statue of Liberty replica and more.

According to agent Diane Mitchell at Wright Brothers Real Estate, the home known as Tiedemann Castle, also features a main house with elevator, guest house, a lagoon and boat house. Take a look through the pictures below.

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Wright Brothers Real Estate

Paramount Realty USA indicates that Derek Jeter's castle and surrounding property is scheduled for auction on Thursday December 15, 2022. There will be a property tour on Saturday December 10th. For this you must make an appointment and show proof of funds. Call 212-867-3333 to make arrangements.

You can tour the property right here. No proof of funds required to scroll through these pictures. 

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