A stately forty fifth Road mansion in Sacramento was so grand that Ronald and Nancy Reagan most popular it over the California governor’s mansion.
The couple resided on this residence during Ronald’s stint as governor, from 1967 to 1975. He later turned the U.S. president from 1981 by 1989.
Now a purchaser has the chance to stay in gubernatorial splendor. The half-acre Tudor property was just lately listed for $4,995,000.
Right here’s how the governor of California on the time ended up on this palatial residence.
When the Reagans first arrived in Sacramento, they discovered the official governor’s mansion in a reasonably dilapidated state.
So after solely 4 months within the mansion, California’s first household on the time moved into this high-end, 6,963-square-foot unfold within the upscale East Sacramento neighborhood often called the “Fabulous 40s.”
The Reagans rented the property till Ronald completed out his time period in 1975.
In-built 1929 for the Pollock household, by Dean & Dean Architects, the ritzy residence was designed to host neighborhood leaders and celebrities.
Extra just lately, the elegant property was fully transformed by the present house owners in 2001 after they bought it in 2000 for $1,765,000.
The property was restored to its former splendor, whereas sustaining its architectural integrity and including fashionable conveniences.
The second you step by the entrance door, you may’t assist however be impressed by the two-story entry with the sweeping staircase, gleaming hardwood flooring, and the crystal chandelier.
From there, head to the large front room, with its French doorways, an abundance of dialog areas, and certainly one of seven fireplaces.
Dinner is served within the formal eating room with yet one more crystal chandelier.
If it’s a pleasant night, a cocktail hour might be held on the cordial patio. If the climate is lower than good, friends might collect within the spacious library.
Meals are ready within the chef’s kitchen, which is supplied with professional-grade home equipment, a butcher-block topped island, and extra chandeliers!
An enthralling breakfast space with one other hearth branches out from the kitchen for intimate household eating.
Upstairs is the two-room main suite with a dressing room, substantial closet area, and a lavish double tub.
On the decrease degree, entertaining choices embrace a wine cellar with a tasting room, and a media and sport room with a full bar. An elevator whisks you to all the degrees.
Outdoors, the grounds embrace formal gardens, sprawling lawns, immaculate field hedges, an arched arbor, terraces, fountains, and fireplace options.
By the way in which, Ronald Reagan wasn’t the one governor to eschew the official residence.
After the Reagans moved out, the Victorian served as a museum for nearly 50 years till it was restored in 2015, at a price of $4.1 million, when Jerry Brown served as governor.
As for Gavin Newsom, he and his household lived briefly within the governor’s mansion earlier than shifting to a extra “kid-friendly” home within the Sacramento suburb of Truthful Oaks.
Kim Pacini-Hauch with Re/Max Gold Sierra Oaks has the itemizing.