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Saddle River 12,000 Square Ft Mansion

  • Location:  59 Oak Road, Saddle River, NJ
  • Dates & Time:  January 9, 10 & 11; Thursday/Friday/Saturday; 10-3pm – (No Sunday Hours)

    –  Numbers:  Wednesday, Jan 8 @ 5PM at the gate
    –  The line for entry will start at gate just before 10 am Thursday & each day after if necessary.

  • Directions:  Hollywood Ave; Left E. Saddle River Rd; Right Jacqueline; Becomes Chestnut Ridge;  Left Oak
    Parking on One Side Only!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
      –  Find directions on Google Maps

  • Contact Numbers:

Office 201-652-0757
Ann Mobile: 201-264-6103
Anneliese Mobile 201-264-6023
We also Text!!!!!

  • Forms of payment: This sale cash, local check with ID, Venmo payment (you must have the app on your phone!) or debit / credit card ($300 minimum). 
  • Everything sold as is. Please inspect purchases carefully as there are NO REFUNDS.
  • This is private home – no food or drinks allowed and no use of the bathrooms!
  • It is your responsibility to arrange & pay for pick up of items to your vehicle. We do not have movers on site but can refer you to local movers. We do often have guys at the sale who can help you get items to your car – tipping is necessary for this to happen!!!!Also bring your own bags & wrap or boxes as we cannot guarantee that we will have these available!!!
  • Also we will have a large staff who will help expedite moving customers in to home & moving out sold items. Once out of home it is up to buyers to take it from there to their homes.
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We are pleased to offer the contents of this beautifully appointed mansion plus a small upstairs apartment with a 3 day sale. It is a complete contents sale including all furniture/furnishings, draperies, some appliances, garden decoratives, Cast Classics pool & patio furniture. Designer names are Maitland Smith, IPF, EJ Victor, Chelsea House, Charles Stewart/Christopher Hyland, LaBarge, Ethan Allen, Drexel as well as antiques. Decoratives are Maitland Smith, Meissen, Chelsea House, Teplitz., Amphora; Limoges; Sevres;

All rooms represented are: Entry, Living Room, Dining Room, Family Room, Office, Bedrooms, Kitchen, Family/viewing room, contents of upstairs apartment, Game Room & Bar, Garage, Pool House, Patio/Garden.

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Now for the specifics (please note there are some items which now are not for sale & now some new items so check photos & if any questions, text us). 

We are starting off the year 2020 with a big one just for you!!  There have been more additions to the sale:

Lighting – beautiful crystal sconces; Belle Epoch ceiling fixtures & More…….

Window Treatments & indoor draperies:  the draperies remind one of 18 C gowns, voluminous with yards of designer fabrics, festooned with gimp, fringe & large tie backs. Also the gilt lambrequins with custom painting reminds one of French salons centuries ago. 

Collectibles: Pr Figural Meissen candlesticks; Chelsea house angel figures; Rolex jewelry box only; gorgeous gilt metal & crystal jewelry box; Tiffany crystal bow box; Tiffany “Seashore” 3 piece child’s set; Jay Strongwater mini frame; movie action figures; Mr. Christmas music box; antique Royal Dux figure; antique Royal Bonn floor vase; hand painted antique porcelains scenic, genre figures, lovers, cherubs/putti; Marti figural clock; antique bronze centerpiece bowl; pair crystal multi color electrified girandoles; Minton set 12 Malta teal/turquoise dinner plates, rare color; Pair Teplitz busts; artist signed; Pair Amphora busts; marble ink stand; some antique books; Christopher Radko Christmas sets; cups & saucers; Royal Vienna; MORE…………

Sports/games/toys; movie action figures; Bull Shooter Dart Challenge; Renaissance Billiard table by Charles Porter; chess/checkers game board; video Xbox, etc; audio/video equipment; exercise equipment – hand weights, Precor treadmill, Stairmaster stepper, weight bench; MORE…….

Clothing/accessories & some jewelry: Ladies clothing – M-L- Steven Corn furs; Anne Klein; Donna Rico; Nanette Lepore; Talbots; White House-Black Market; Banana Republic; Shoes size 8 ½; Men’s L-XL – Chaps; Hagger; Calvin Klein; Nike; MORE……..

Artwork: Over 90 pieces – hand painted plaques; Original oils; old prints; still lifes; engravings; old lithos; Trowbridge prints; MORE………..

Decoratives/lamps – antique & Maitland Smith – Pr Chelsea House candelabra floor lamps; Pair Victorian mixed metal floral candelabra; several Victorian ornate fireplace screens; many mirrors – LaBarge, gilt, wood, ornate; picture frames – Maitland Smith, Horchow; Oriental rugs; Maitland Smith stack of decorative trunks; Hot air balloon lamp; MORE……….

Furniture: 3 Victorian boudoir floor screens; chaises; large number of occasional tables; Pair Chippendale tea tables; dining table & chairs; cupboards; pair Maitland Smith marble top servers; Pairs of Charles Stewart sofas – 3 Knole style; sets of bar stools – IPF & Maitland Smith; Maitland Smith marble top bar tables; Maitland Smith secretary; E.J. Victor Louis XV style inlaid demilune cabinet with ormolu; Maitland Smith center hall table; Wing chairs – many in pairs; Maitland Smith Hepplewhite Style buffet; Maitland Smith sewing stand; Pair Louis XV style display tables; kitchen tables & chairs; tea trolleys – wood, Rococo brass; Pair leather wing chairs; Bedroom furniture – King; Queen; dressers of every shape & description; Maitland Smith kneehole office desk; ladies painted writing desk; ornate vanity; MORE………

Garden/patio: Cast Classics – the top of the line, cast aluminum so it won’t rust – tables – dining & side, chairs, sofas, umbrellas, chaises, planters, urns; pedestals; MORE………….

Household: Whirlpool & Kenmore apartment fridges; party wares; kitchen; luggage; MORE………………..

Tag Sale Services

Once our services are engaged for a tag sale, we generally work in your home for the week prior to the sale. Our tag sales are usually run on a Friday and Saturday however this can be tailored to your specific needs.

Prior to the sale we:

  • Organize, stage, inventory and photograph all items for sale (We protect our clients by putting aside personal effects to avoid identify theft.)
  • Designate traffic & private areas clearly with large signs
  • Research – we are appraisers and use our vast knowledge to establish fair market value for all items – all items are researched prior to each sale to determine current values
  • Price – by the day before the sale we make it a priority to price all items with large posters and /or price tags
  • Advertise – we promote the sale on our website, on EstateSales.net, through local newspapers, and if permitted by the town, use free standing directional signs. Here is a sample of how we advertise our sales.
  • Email – secure Constant Contact email service to over 2300 dedicated customers

During the actual days of sale:

  • We employ a door person and use a number system for crowd control
  • We have a set cashier at a cash table who collects the money and makes an ongoing list of items and their selling prices (you will receive a copy of this list)
  • We make sure we have enough knowledgeable staff to secure the house and contents
  • We use an effective silent bidding process for higher end items allowing for maximum prices to be realized
  • After an item is sold it is the responsibility of the buyer to pack and remove purchases. If they are large items, we can refer movers to facilitate the process.

After the sale we do not provide a clear out service since we feel it is a conflict of interest. We do have a network of people whose work ethic and professionalism has been tested for years and we would be happy to refer them you or link up with them on your behalf.

Appraisal & Broker Services

We provide both estate and insurance appraisals and can work with individuals, executors, lawyers and accountants.

When preparing written appraisals, we write them in accord with the Valuation Standards and Professional Appraisal Practices as outlined by the Appraisal Foundation in the 2014-2015 Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) and the Principles of Practice and the Code Ethics of the Appraisers Association of America. After receiving her Certificate in Appraisal Studies through NYU/ SCPS, Anneliese O’Hea consistently updates her USPAP qualification every two years.

Using our knowledge and vast professional network, we also have the ability to broker items for you into auction or via private sale. This can be determined on an individual basis.

We are family

Allow us to introduce ourselves. Ann Snow Scherring started her business as a Personal Property Liquidator in northern New Jersey over 30 years ago. Her philosophy is to provide a unique service liquidating the contents of homes with the utmost discretion and empathy for the clients going through this process. Anneliese Scherring O’Hea, Ann’s daughter, after many years experiencing the auction market joined the family business full time.

Ann's Tag Sales partnersWhen we run a tag sale for you one or both of us is ALWAYS onsite during the set up and actual sale days.

Our service is to act as a middle person or agent between the buyer and our client, whether for one item, a collection or the entire house contents. As professionals in this business we can handle any item from high end antiques, art, fine jewelry, collectibles, coins, stamps, ephemera, books, records, clothing , workshops and general household items.

With a well established selling network, we appeal to a continually growing directed customer base and consistently command higher prices.

Our first meeting with the client is a free consultation to assist them in making effective decisions to plan a move, liquidate an estate or arrange for the sale of individual items. Concerns about family antiques and heirlooms can be addressed at this time. Our best bit of free advice is not to throw anything away until you meet with us.