Jensen Mansion

Jensen Mansion (HME7S)

Location: Gardnerville, NV 89410 Douglas County
Buy Nevada State flags at Flagstore.com!
Country: United States of America
Buy United States of America flags at Flagstore.com!

N 38° 56.509', W 119° 44.817'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 724 views
Inscription

1431 Ezell Street

— Colonial Revival Style —

Arendt Jensen had this beautiful mansion constructed for his family in 1910. Mr. Jensen owned a general store in Gardnerville that became very prosperous. He later established the first bank in the Carson Valley, the Douglas County Farmer's Bank.

An advertisement in the Record Courier in 1906 stated at the "A.Jensen Store you can buy anything at prices that are right."

Meticulously restored, the Jensen Mansion has been a bed and breakfast in the recent past. The home and grounds also appeared in the movie "The Wizard" starring Fred Savage and Beau Bridges.

The home was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1989.

In the upper left corner is the seal of the City of Gardnerville, and in the lower right corner is the seal of the US Forest Service.
Details
HM NumberHME7S
Tags
Year Placed2004
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 10:42am PDT -07:00
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 261922 N 4313908
Decimal Degrees38.94181667, -119.74695000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 56.509', W 119° 44.817'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 56' 30.54" N, 119° 44' 49.02" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)702, 775
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1431 Ezell St, Gardnerville NV 89410, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. Who or what organization placed the marker?
  9. This marker needs at least one picture.
  10. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  11. Is the marker in the median?