36231 Hwy 70 Quincy, CA 95971

$2,800,000 Active
  • 6 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 2,728 Sq.Ft.
  • 4.96 Acres
  • Unique riverfront 5 acre retreat with unrivaled privacy and natural beauty. Unique riverfront 5 acre retreat with unrivaled privacy and natural beauty.
  • Unique riverfront 5 acre retreat with unrivaled privacy and natural beauty.
  • Situated on the Spanish Creek shown here in the Summer.
  • Three large decks cantilever out over the river for expansive views and large entertaining spaces.
  • Studio - Art workshop, large office, or guest quarters with kitchenet, half bath and outdoor shower.
  • Enjoy the view of the famous Keddie Wye Trestle.
  • Steps up to the deck attached to the house.
  • Entry from the deck into the house
  • Spacious kitchen with modern conveniences and deluxe commercial stove.
  • Comfortable seat in the kitchen for easy conversation while cooking and a perfect spot to browse cookbooks.
  • Living Room is paneled with original wide plank wood and has charming log trim.
  • Wood burning fireplace is the center of this home perfect for cozy nights.
  • Listen to the creek at night and during the daytime enjoy this sun-filled room with lots of windows and a loft.
  • Loft is great hideaway or sleeping area for kids.
  • Rock walled shower and claw foot tub make bathing a luxurious experience.
  • Area at top of the stairs currently used as a music room.
  • Dreamy bedroom with built in curtained bed.
  • Downstairs bathroom with compact claw foot tub.
  • Downstairs Bedroom with window seat overlooking the lawns
  • Separate entrance with access to the gardens and lawn and a brick patio.
  • Dinner on the deck is a family favorite!
  • Path from the house up to the garage and the studio. Koi pond and fountain to the left and a firepit off to the right.
  • Garage
  • Studio- Nestled in the oaks this flexible space can be used for overflow guests, an office, artist studio.
  • Open beam ceilings, luxury vinyl plank flooring and a few well placed antique stained glass windows give this space an eclectic, creative vibe.
  • WC and open shelving for storage conveniently tucked behind a wall for privacy.
  • Shower outdoor under these oaks on the deck that was custom built to conserve these wonderful trees.
  • Path from the Studio down to the Main house with a firepit to the left and a fountain and koi pond to the right.
  • Walk down the driveway to the 3 large decks, organic vegetable gardens and the Stone Cottage and barn.
  • Main house has ground floor access to bedrooms and lush lawns and gardens.
  • Steps to the front porch.
  • Porch and Front Door with neatly stacked wood ready for roaring evening fires.
  • Largest deck that cantilevers out over the river with ample room for small events, lounging and bird watching.
  • View from the third deck looking back towards the house and the other decks. The deck in the middle is edged by organic vegetable beds.
  • One of the stair accesses down to the river
  • The Spanish Creek in summer perfect for swimming, fishing and floating.
  • Path to the Stone Cottage
  • Cottage with large back deck and lush green lawns.
  • Deck next to the cottage
  • Second deck near the cottage with outdoor shower and stair access to the river.
  • Cottage Living Room with oil heater and comfortable layout.
  • Dining area in kitchen
  • Kitchen connects to the living room creating an open feeling.
  • Bedroom with wood paneling and access to the Jack n Jill bathroom.
  • Third sleeping area separate from the other two bedrooms.
  • Second Bedroom which also has access to the Jack n Jill Bathroom.
  • Bathroom with access to two bedrooms
  • View of the cottage and driveway
  • Currently used as a workshop this building has lots of potential.
  • Wood chopping station up in the trees out of sight of the homes.
  • New metal building for storage, equipment or finished workshop
  • Equipped with 13KW Generac generator and propane tank.
  • Two 2500 gallon water tanks
  • Kayaking on this stretch of river during high water right in your own backyard! This photo was taken from the deck.
  • World famous Keddie Wye Train Trestle

About the Property

Take advantage of this private riverfront retreat set on five acres of beautiful forest with views of the world-famous Keddie Wye Trestle! From the three detached living options you have, the main home is a light-filled and open-plan 1906 historical residence with 3 bedrooms and a host of original features and bespoke finishes. There is a second cottage, also with 3 bedrooms, ready to host guests. Additionally, you'll have a separate guest studio that's a perfect art workshop or guest area. A shop building, barn and extensive decks are also on offer, all with views over the beautifully landscaped gardens. Extra features include a back-up generator, while the homesteader will appreciate the well and water rights to the river, as well as water tanks, organic compost, and vegetable gardens already in place. High-speed internet means you can easily work from home. This beautiful retreat is on the edge of the 23-sq-mile Mt Hough Game Refuge in Plumas National Forest; a haven for nature lovers. There are 1M acres of national forest to explore as well as 1,000 miles of rivers, 100 lakes, and a host of local farms & breweries. In the summertime, kayaking, rafting, world-class mountain biking, and fishing while winter brings back-country skiing and snowmobiling. The thriving arts and culture scene includes the High Sierra Music Festival every July. All of this is just 4 hours from SF. Come discover this unique hideaway in the heart of Plumas County before it's gone for good!

Property Information

Size 2,728 SqFt
Price/SqFt $1,026
Lot Size 4.96 Acres
Year Built 1925
Property Type Single Family Residence
Listing Number ND21082423
Listed 5/19/2021
Modified 6/1/2021
Listing Agent Marisa Waite
Listing Office First Team Real Estate
Bedrooms 6
Total Baths 4
Full Baths 3
1/2 Baths 1
Pool No
Spa No
HOA Dues None

Property Features

Common Walls
  • No Common Walls
  • None
Eating Area
  • Country Kitchen
  • Standard
Garage Spaces
  • 2.00
  • Individual Room
  • Two
  • RV Potential
  • None
  • Asphalt
  • Conventional Septic
  • None
  • Craftsman
  • River Front
  • Koi Pond
  • Satellite Dish
  • Living Room
  • Wood Burning
  • See Remarks
  • Wood
  • Oil
  • Fireplace(s)
  • Beamed Ceilings
  • Ceiling Fan(s)
Lot Features
  • 2-5 Units/Acre
  • Lawn
  • Sprinkler System
Patio and Porch
  • Deck
  • Rear Porch
  • See Remarks
  • Mountain(s)
  • River
  • Trees/Woods
Water Source
  • Private
  • Shared Well
  • Well
  • BLM/National Forest
  • Fishing
  • Mountainous
  • Preserve/Public Land
Other Structures
  • Guest House
  • Guest House Detached
  • Second Garage Detached
  • Shed(s)
  • Electricity Connected
  • Phone Connected
  • Propane
  • Water Connected