Never before has a property come onto the market that exudes so much Reno history and elegance! A true one-of-kind estate, this special home is a combination of days gone by and symbolic events that added to the evolution of the area. Built originally in 1948 for Judge Craven, the estate has also been home to a former NV State Treasure as well as a retired Doctor of Optometry. Prominent Architect David Vhay, known for the Library at UNR as well a s numerous homes and buildings in Santa Barbara, put his mark on the exquisite design of the home. 25 Southridge Drive is a unique property that encompasses a real piece of Nevada's history with the grace of a magnificent estate. Concepts of Feng Shui are showcased here, as original owner Mrs.Craven studied Chinese principles. During the construction, which took over a year, many Chinese inspired particulars were used to create a serene and harmo nious home between the floor plan and gardens. Exquisite detailing is apparent in the elegant foyer and private study that offers handcrafted oak paneling, crown molding and an impressive marble fireplace. The large formal living room boasts ample windows, beautiful faux painted ceilings and is anchored by another impressive marble fireplace. The stunning dining room offers custom features like gleaming marble floors and a fabric clad ceiling wit h circular cutout and drop down chandelier. In the kitchen you will be delighted with the neutral toned granite counters and furniture grade cabinetry and built-in stemware shelves in addition to two separate sinks, a Viking stove/oven and butler's pantry. The master is luxurious and comfortable with French doors to its own tranquil Oriental-style garden. Separate Caretakers residences round-out this property. Outside is a glorious space with ext ensive gardens, numerous walking paths that meander between colorful flower beds and a tranquil pool with stone waterfall placed perfectly alongside majestic mature trees. While the extraordinary interior and gardens are magnificent, this home is additionally situated on a double lot in Reno's Famous Old Southwest. A true find in our Biggest Little City.
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The Single Family Detached located at 25 Southridge, Reno, NV 89509 is currently for sale.
25 Southridge is listed for $3,900,000.
This property has 8 bedrooms, 6 full bathrooms, 2 half bathrooms, and approximately 9,570 square feet. The property was built in 1948.
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