631 California Avenue Reno, NV 89509
Listing Courtesy of:NORTHERN NEVADA / Reno / Donna Spear
$15,900,000
8
BED
14
BATH
17,964
SQFT
  631 California Avenue Reno, NV 89509
Active (2558 Days)

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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, the Sierra Mountains and North Valleys. IMPORTANT: Given the current health crisis and for the protection of buyers, sellers, and agents we are following specific safety procedures. Listing agent must be present for showings and will provide shoe covers, gloves and masks for showing agent and clients. Please sign the RSAR Covid-19 Advisory under Documents tab. There are 3 living levels and a basement serviced by a 4-story elevator. The 880 sq. ft. kitchen wing features Butlers Pantry, Laundry room, Walk-in Pantry, 60 La Cornue French range, multiple refrigerators & dishwashers - perfect for large corporate events or family gatherings. 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. Venture into the 800 square foot Grand Ballroom with Boiserie finish walls and adjacent river view bar. Their restored fireplaces are just 2 of 9 throughout the home. Or, take the celebration outside to the expansive covered terrace with the Truckee River serenading your guests. 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. The Nixon Mansion not only stands as witness to a significant and colorful past but as a sentinel for a bright and polished future. THE LOCATION 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.

MLS #:
140008125
Taxes
$35,454
Lot Size
2.03 acres
Type
Single-Family Home
Year Built
1907
Views
Yes, River, Park, Mountain, City
County
Washoe County
Bathroom Details
  • Full Bathrooms:9
  • Half Bathrooms:5
Interior Features
  • Sun Room
  • Study-Library
  • Office-Den(Not Incl Bdrm)
  • Game Room
  • Entry-Foyer
  • Windows: Wood Frame
  • Windows: Low E
  • Windows: Double Pane
  • Smoke Detector(s)
  • Security System - Owned
  • Central Vacuum
Kitchen
  • Trash Compactor
  • Pantry
  • Microwave Built-In
  • Island
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Built-In Dishwasher
  • Breakfast Bar
Lot Information
  • Topography: Level
  • Topography: Downslope
  • Fully Landscaped
Property Features
  • Fireplace:Yes
  • Fireplace:Two or More
  • Fireplace:Gas Log
  • Fireplace:Fireplace
  • Foundation:Stone
  • Foundation:Concrete - Crawl Space
Heating and Cooling
  • Radiant Heat-Floor
  • Natural Gas
  • Forced Air
  • Central Refrig Ac
Flooring
  • Wood
  • Porcelain
  • Marble
Exterior Features
  • Stucco
  • Brick
  • Roof:Tile
  • Roof:Pitched
Utility Information
  • Utilities:Water Meter Installed, Telephone, Natural Gas, Internet Available, Electricity, City Sewer, City - County Water, Cable
School Information
  • Elementary School:Beck
  • Middle School:Swope
  • High School:Reno
Garage
  • None
Stories
  • 3 Story
Location
   
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Listing Price History

Date
Event
Price
% Change
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May 03, 2021
Price Changed
$15,900,000
14%
2,000,000

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Disclaimer: Square footage is based on information available to agent, including County records. Information has not been verified by agent and should be verified by buyer.