Architectural Elegance, Equestrian Opulence, and Nature's Harmony
New Washoe City, Washoe County, Nevada
Welcome to the Steen Mansion, a masterpiece designed by the renowned architect Clarence Mayhew. This extraordinary property encompasses 25.02 acres of breathtaking natural beauty and boasts a collection of remarkable features that define luxury living and harmonious coexistence with nature.
Nestled within this expansive estate are three pristine natural springs, including two invigorating cold-water springs and a rejuvenating hot-water spring. The gentle sound of trickling water is a constant companion, fostering a serene ambiance throughout the property. Two meandering streams meander through the landscape, enhancing the tranquil environment and nurturing the rich flora and fauna that call this place home. Additionally, three enchanting ponds further enrich the landscape, creating idyllic vistas that change with the seasons.
Security and privacy are paramount at the Steen Mansion, with a secure entrance gate providing an exclusive sense of seclusion. Upon entering, you're immediately greeted by the verdant embrace of the surroundings, setting the tone for the exceptional living experience that awaits.
A testament to sustainability and horticultural artistry, the property boasts an expansive 800 square foot greenhouse. This space offers an opportunity for year-round cultivation of plants, fruits, and vegetables, allowing you to indulge your green thumb and savor the delights of homegrown produce.
Perched atop the landscape is a charming 600 square foot yurt, complete with a wooden deck that offers panoramic views of the picturesque Washoe Valley. Whether used as a tranquil retreat or an inspiring creative space, the yurt provides a unique perspective on the property's natural wonders.
For those with creative or practical inclinations, the Steen Mansion presents a substantial 6,000 square foot workshop. This versatile space can accommodate a variety of projects, whether you're an artist, craftsman, or enthusiast of any kind.
Amdist the picturesque countryside, this exceptional horse stable offers a truly unique opportunity for those seeking the perfect blend of functional equestrian facilities and comfortable living spaces. With its distinctive round design, this property is a testament to both architectural ingenuity and a deep understanding of the equestrian lifestyle.
• 11 spacious stalls thoughtfully designed to provide the utmost comfort for your four-legged companions. And if your equestrian ambitions grow, there's potential to expand to an impressive 19 stalls.
• Plus there is an additional separate 3 stall barn with tack room.
• A dedicated cross ties area where grooming, saddling, and bonding moments take place.
• Two bedrooms designed with the equestrian in mind, ensuring that someone isnever far from your beloved horses.
• A fully equipped kitchen, perfect for preparing meals for both humans and equines alike.
• A bathroom within the stable area for your convenience, ensuring your comfort during long days spent with your horses.
• A generously sized tack room designed to accommodate all your riding gear and equipment.
• Two dedicated feed rooms, ensuring optimal nutrition and care for your horses.
• A laundry and expansive wash area, designed to handle all your equine laundry needs with ease.
The Steen Mansion, a masterpiece designed by the renowned architect Clarence Mayhew - 17,681 SF Main House: Embark on an extraordinary journey through a world of impeccable craftsmanship and unparalleled opulence. The 17,681 square foot main house is a testament to architectural brilliance, where every element has been carefully curated to redefine luxury living.
• Elegant Grand Entry: As the grandeur unfolds before you, the marble front doors and floors welcome you into an ambiance of sophistication. A breathtaking spiral staircase, also crafted from marble, is a striking focal point, an artful masterpiece that ascends through the home.
• Unrivaled Accommodations: With eight lavish bedrooms, each designed to reflect individuality and style, this residence offers an abundance of space for both personal retreats and guest accommodations. Seven full baths and two half baths ensure absolute comfort for residents and visitors.
• Atrium – A Celestial Retreat: Experience the enchantment of an atrium that opens and closes to reveal the stars, offering an ethereal connection to the cosmos. Here, a custom-built bar invites you to indulge in moments of relaxation and camaraderie. The indoor/outdoor patio atrium features a retractable roof with skylights, creating an inviting space for entertainment and leisure. A full-size shuffleboard table completes the experience.
• Innovative Design: Discover the intrigue of a "floating" dining room, a setting that redefines elegance and innovation in dining. A dedicated safe room provides peace of mind and security in any situation.
• Green Living, Ultimate Comfort: Embrace sustainable living with geothermal heating and cooling systems that guarantee a comfortable atmosphere while minimizing environmental impact.
• Indoor Oasis: A teardrop-shaped indoor swimming pool is a sanctuary of aquatic pleasure, complete with a spired ceiling, fan, and de-humidifier for an idyllic year-round swimming experience. A hot tub awaits, providing a haven of relaxation. Men's and women's changing rooms, each equipped with full baths, ensure the utmost convenience for those utilizing the indoor pool.
• A Primary Suite Beyond Compare: The primary suite spans an impressive +/- 2700 square feet, a sanctuary of luxury with floor-to-ceiling windows that frame captivating views. Hawaiian Koa Wood accents blend with marble walls, creating an ambiance of refined elegance. Hidden walk-in closets, a garden-style bathtub, dual vanities, and a cedar sauna with lava rock elevate the experience. A separate "midnight" kitchen adds an extra layer of convenience.
• Guest Bedroom and Beyond: The guest bedroom boasts an attached full bathroom and a glass door leading to an indoor/outdoor patio. On the second floor, a great room with a spired ceiling and a laundry closet offer practicality and comfort. Two Jack and Jill bed/bath combos provide ample space, with thoughtful built-in desks and cabinets for possible office use.
• Culinary Excellence: The kitchen is a culinary haven with granite countertops, maple cabinets, and a range of premium appliances including a Sub Zero refrigerator, Vino Temp wine refrigerator, Dacor oven and range, and more. An intelligent pass-through to the pool room enhances convenience.
• Unveiling Luxurious Living: The living room boasts an in-wall entertainment/media center, a fireplace with a spired chimney, and an elegant bar. A Koa Wood and Marble room divider adds to the aesthetic appeal.
• Expansive Outdoor Haven: The grand patio is an outdoor paradise, boasting an outdoor kitchen, gas firepit, in-ground spa, gas grill, and a wood grill/smoker.
• Every Detail, Every Luxury: This listing defies mere description; it embodies a lifestyle of lavish indulgence and sophisticated comfort. From marble to Koa Wood, indoor pools to celestial atriums, every feature speaks of a commitment to the exceptional. It's a haven where the finest details converge to create an extraordinary living experience. Discover the epitome of luxury living – welcome home.
2,830 SF "Twaddle" Guest House: Discover the allure of a meticulously crafted "Twaddle" guest house, an enchanting testament to history and craftsmanship. This remarkable 2,830 square foot dwelling exudes a sense of grandeur and sophistication that seamlessly blends with its serene surroundings. A serene koi pond graces the exterior, offering a place of peaceful contemplation amidst nature's beauty. As gentle ripples adorn the water's surface, find solace in the tranquility that surrounds you. Two bedrooms provide a haven of comfort, while two full baths and a half bath ensure convenience and privacy for you and your guests. Step into a spacious great room that invites relaxation and connection. This expansive living area embraces the historic charm of hand-carved logs and wood frames, paired harmoniously with red brick accents. The kitchen is a focal point, boasting a kitchen island that acts as a hub for culinary creations and conversations. A well-appointed pantry ensures all essentials are within reach. An expansive upstairs family room presents versatile space for leisure and entertainment, a canvas awaiting your personal touch. Enjoy modern comfort with forced air heating that ensures a cozy ambiance throughout the year. Hand-carved logs and wood frames are a nod to the past, embracing the historic aesthetic while offering contemporary comfort. The fusion of old-world charm and modern convenience is nothing short of captivating. A private fenced yard envelops the guest house, creating an intimate oasis where you can revel in moments of solitude. A front sunroom area showcases panoramic views that enchant the senses. Gaze upon the natural beauty that unfolds before you and bask in the glory of each sunrise and sunset. A gentle stream meandering through the front yard adds a touch of soothing tranquility. A bridge to the back yard not only enhances the aesthetic but also offers an invitation to explore. A Living Legacy of Timeless Beauty.The "Twaddle" Guest House is more than just a residence; it's a living testament to history and the artistry of the past. From hand-carved logs to the historic ambiance, every element has been thoughtfully crafted to create an environment that resonates with the soul. This is your opportunity to be part of a legacy where historic allure and modern comfort intertwine in perfect harmony. Welcome to a home where history is embraced and celebrated.
Discover the allure of the quaint "Carriage" House, a delightful escape that encapsulates comfort and serenity. With a thoughtful layout and tasteful design, this 520 square foot dwelling embodies the essence of cozy living. A bedroom providing a space for rest and relaxation. Adjacent, a full bath offers convenience and privacy. The inviting family room, a space where comfort and camaraderie come together. This area invites you to unwind, entertain, and create cherished memories. Baseboard heating ensures a cozy atmosphere throughout the home, enveloping you in warmth during cooler months. Practicality meets organization with a dedicated mudroom and storage area. Whether it's shoes, coats, or personal belongings, this space adds a layer of convenience to daily life. An intimate, fenced yard surrounds the "Carriage" House, offering a private oasis where you can savor moments of relaxation and leisure. With its thoughtful layout and efficient design, the "Carriage" House is a testament to simplicity. This is your opportunity to experience a retreat that provides respite from the world and invites you to embrace the joy of uncomplicated living.
In essence, this magnificent property is more than just a residence; it's a testament to the harmonious interplay between architectural ingenuity, history, and the beauty of nature. This is an opportunity to reside in a meticulously designed haven, where the soothing sounds of springs, the serenity of streams, and the allure of ponds converge to create a lifestyle of unparalleled tranquility. With its thoughtful features and expansive acreage, the Steen Mansion by Clarence Mayhew stands as a truly remarkable retreat for those who appreciate the finer things in life.
, Allison James Estates & Homes