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Reno Area Single Family Home


631 California Avenue Reno, NV 89509

8 Bed
14 Baths
17964 sqft
MLS# 140008125
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"ON THE BLUFFS" Built in 1907 for US Senator George Nixon, this prestigious estate has welcomed politicians, dignitaries and entrepreneurs while serving as a private home to Renos notable families. Rich in history, this stunning, historic mansion has been meticulously restored using only the finest materials & craftsmanship. This 17,964 square foot residence sits atop the Truckee River on 2.03 acres and boasts panoramic views of Downtown Reno, and surrounding Mountains. There are 3 living levels and a basement serviced by a 4-story elevator. Included in the total square footage is 3,237 sq ft of storage space in the lower level. Reminiscent of old world elegance, the stately formal dining room with carved Mahogany fireplace, provides seating for 60-80 guests under the original crystal chandelier. The 880 sq. ft. kitchen wing features Butlers Pantry, Laundry room, and Walk-in Pantry. Venture into the 800 sqft Grand Ballroom and adjacent River view bar. The Master Suite includes 2 stunning Carrera marble bathrooms, each with a custom Mahogany walk in closet and steam shower, a garden view Juliet balcony and private River view office. 7 additional en-suite bedrooms, many with fireplaces & balconies, provide ample accommodations for guests or corporate visitors. Speaking of guests, in addition to the spacious entertaining rooms and terraces, the property features several unique rooms: an 1800-bottle wine cellar/tasting area, game room with wet bar (which can easily serve as a theatre, music studio or private gallery) and a sunlit morning room for breakfast dining. Though grand in nature, this home also lends itself to intimate social gatherings in the parlor, library, and river bar. Located on historic California Avenue along the Truckee River, this estate is walking distance to restaurants, events, and the Downtown River Walk. Just a short drive to Renos International Airport, Lake Tahoes azure waters, and regional sport activities, this crown jewel of the worlds Biggest Little City is perfect for a corporate retreat seeking Nevadas tax friendly advantages.
Listing Courtesy of NORTHERN NEVADA / Reno / Donna Spear

Unknown Area Single Family Home


9115 Ca Highway 89 Other, CA 96150

9 Bed
9 Baths
10373 sqft
MLS# 210008782
A striking, intimate gated estate on Lake Tahoes stunning West Shore with a 278' white sand beach along with a 172 pier, 12k# boat lift and 2 buoys. Three homes with grand entertainment capability offer extended privacy with meandering paths to each. The first thing you see on entry to the main home is our beautiful Lake Tahoe. Built for lifestyle, this residence envelops you in the warmth of beautiful woods, evoking dreams of family gatherings in this open living/dining/kitchen and family room beyond. On this level, there are two wood-burning fireplaces, a beautiful guest suite along with an office and powder room. The Principal Suite is nicely separated from the rest of the home on the left side of the entry. Stairs go up to a game/sitting area and open to three bedrooms, a huge bunk room and two well-appointed baths. That makes six bedrooms and four-and-a-half baths in this building along with a large 2-car garage with plumbing and Tesla charger. Below the spacious deck is lawn with a hot tub and stairs down to the pier and beach. The Rubicon Pavilion a beautiful structure that was created for entertaining with a small kitchen and outside BBQ for al fresco dining. The 5-Star suite was designed for special guests. The structure was influenced by a Buddhist stupa and has a striking copper 'spire' along with an exquisite chandelier. Floor to ceiling glass showcases the lake beyond the large stone patio with fire pit. Another set of stairs leads to the beautiful beach. In addition to these two buildings there is a Carriage House with tandem four-car garage, EV charger, an upper 2-bedroom, 2-bath suite apartment and a lower 2-bedroom, 1-bathroom apartment off the patio - perfect for an onsite caretaker. Natural landscaping comes into full bloom in June with trees turning colors in the fall. Colors of the lake go from light turquoise to deep blue.
Listing Courtesy of NORTHERN NEVADA / Tahoe City / Trinkie Watson