Whitaker House, North Lake Tahoe’s architectural gem, is available for purchase, and can now be yours! Built into the hillside above Tahoe City the property is surrounded by massive granite outcroppings, native manzanita, towering pines, and virtually unobstructed panoramas. The property pays homage to the land and wildlife at Lake Tahoe, integrating the outdoors within. This unique home imbues a sense of grandeur, solitude, and magnificence.
Nestled above the Lake, Whitaker House offers panoramic lake views, each window thoughtfully placed to frame the landscape outdoors. Livability is further enhanced with spacious decks overlooking the Lake; a true amalgamation in perfect harmony of the indoors with the out. Perched at tree line, a smooth mountain breeze plays through the home, inspiring a feeling of flight up above the world.
The property features a single floor main living area, with lofted office, full bath and kitchen, a wood-burning fireplace with stone hearth, with one corner respectfully built around a native granite boulder. Upstairs, accessed via an exterior staircase, is the master suite, with expansive roof-top deck, wrap-around windows, glass doors and skylights bringing the outdoors in all around you, a retreat, a place of rest and introspection. At street level is the 2-car garage, with guest studio/office above. Recognized for multiple uses, the studio offers an additional full kitchen and bath.
Watch the sun rise and set every day from this incredible home, the seasons ever changing around you. Located in Tahoe City, this property is a short walk into town for groceries, fine dining, shopping, the Tahoe City Marina and lake access. Come home and enjoy all that the great outdoors have to offer from your escape at Lake Tahoe.