|Living Area||17,964 sqft|
|Lot Size||2 acres|
Built in 1907 for US Senator George Nixon, this prestigious estate has welcomed politicians, dignitaries and entrepreneurs while serving as a private home to Reno’s notable families. The new 880 sq. ft. kitchen wing features Butler’s Pantry, Laundry room, Walk-in Pantry, 60” La Crue French range, multiple refrigerators & dishwashers - perfect for large corporate events or family gatherings. Reminiscent of old world elegance, the stately Formal Dining Room with carved Mahogany fireplace, provides seating for 60 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, 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. 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 Reno’s International Airport, Lake Tahoe’s azure waters, and regional sport activities. Rich in history, this stunning mansion over-looking the Truckee River has been fully restored with a quality reminiscent of Old World Craftsmanship. Features include 8 bedroom suites, 9 full & 5 half baths, 9 fireplaces, grand ballroom, parlor, library, wine cellar/tasting room, large game room, new kitchen with butlers pantry adjoining formal dining room that seats 80+ guests & 3 large terraces. Walking distance to Reno's downtown lifestyle, this is truly the crown jewel of the world's Biggest Little City.