• Property Address: 550 State Route 88, Gardnerville, NV 89460
  • County: Douglas County
  • APN: 1220-30-001-007
  • Year built: 2003
  • Size: 5,718 square feet*
  • Lot Size: 20.21 Acres
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms (Full or 3/4): 4
  • Bathrooms half: 2
  • Garages: 40' x 40' with 15' height ceilings, a 12' door on one side and an 8' double door on the other and a 60' x 40' garage with two 14' and one 16' high doors



Exterior in Winter

Overlooking the Sierra mountains, this impressive ranch home stands out as one of the jewels of the Carson Valley. A private gated tree-lined drive brings you to the home which sits between mature trees and lush landscaping. The house features a wrap-around porch, gabled roofline, stunning mountain backdrops.


The kitchen is equipped for even the most discerning cooks. The kitchen has amenities even the most discerning cooks will love. With two large refrigerators and freezers, Thermador 48" cooktop with grill and griddle, warming drawer, double ovens, walk-in pantry, breakfast nook, 3 section sink with two garbage disposals, and an island with prep sink and breakfast counter. There is even a butler's pantry between the kitchen and the formal dining room. The dining room has a deep tray ceiling and mesmerizing views of the front yard's lush landscaping.

Family Room

The living room, off the kitchen, has a natural stone gas fireplace, solid hardwood floors and large windows and door to the back porch and patio. The magnificent ceiling has a deep soffit with beautiful crown molding and panel accents with double ceiling fans. From the living room, glass French doors lead to a family room/parlor that can be used as a den or office and has its own gas fireplace with marble surround.

Upstairs Master Bedroom

With 5 bedrooms there is plenty of room for guests. There are two spacious master suites, one upstairs and one downstairs, each offering luxurious bathrooms with garden tubs, large showers, and walk-in closets. Also upstairs, there are two additional bedrooms, anotherl bathroom, and a large bonus room and office.

The home's wrap-around porch has Trex decking and is connected to the garage by a short, covered breezeway. The 40' x 40' main garage has 15' height ceilings, a 12' door on one side and an 8' double door on the other. It is also heated and has its own half bathroom. Above this garage sits the 1,100 square foot guest house has one large bedroom, bathroom, full kitchen, and a spacious living room. The bedroom has some incredible valley and mountain views.

40' x 60' Garage

There is also a 60' x 40' garage with two 14' and one 16' high doors, with room and doors large enough for anything that fits, such as RV's, hay, boats. There is an RV dump and 220-volt power. Other features include the home's 20kW generator for backup, which will keep the lights on in the event of a power outage.

The backyard is simply gorgeous. Beyond the covered wrap-around porch, there is a waterfall and a spacious paver patio and extensive lawns. A gas line is stubbed in at several spots for a propane BBQ. A yard that is perfect for entertaining, relaxing, and playing.

The remaining portion of the 20.17-acre lot actively produces high quality grass hay and has excellent water rights.

The home is located less than a half hour from the famed clear blue waters of Lake Tahoe and less than an hour from the Reno-Tahoe International Airport. The Carson Valley is surrounded by millions of acres of public lands with fishing, hiking and trails for horses and off-road vehicles. It’s truly an outdoor playground in Tax friendly Nevada.