Levy House (Reno, Nevada)

The Levy House, at 111-121 California Ave. in Reno, Nevada, is a historic Classical Revival-style house that was built in 1906. It was home of William Levy, a merchant and mining businessman.[1][2]

Levy House
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Levy House (Reno, Nevada) is located in Nevada
Levy House (Reno, Nevada)
Levy House (Reno, Nevada) is located in the United States
Levy House (Reno, Nevada)
Location111-121 California Ave., Reno, Nevada
Coordinates39°31′14″N 119°48′40″W / 39.52056°N 119.81111°W / 39.52056; -119.81111Coordinates: 39°31′14″N 119°48′40″W / 39.52056°N 119.81111°W / 39.52056; -119.81111
Area0.4 acres (0.16 ha)
Built1906
Architectural styleClassical Revival
NRHP reference No.83001119[1]
Added to NRHPFebruary 24, 1983

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1983,[1] qualifying as a high-quality example of the Classical Revival style, for its association with Levy, and as a significant component of local history.[2]: 3 

The building was moved c. 1940, turning it 90 degrees and repositioning it on the lot.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. July 9, 2010.
  2. ^ a b c Paula Boghosian (June 1982). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Levy House". National Park Service. and accompanying four photos from 1981