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Main House

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1899–1900, Alfonso Pasquale

Built as a hotel for the stage station, this structure is now used as a single-family dwelling. Measuring 74 by 25 feet, it originally contained forty-eight 8-foot-by-5-foot rooms for travelers. Later owners reconfigured the interior space, creating fewer, larger rooms to accommodate a twentieth-century family. Italian stonecutters quarried the granite for the basement in Paradise Valley.

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Author: 
Julie Nicoletta
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Julie Nicoletta, "Main House", [Paradise Valley, Nevada], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/NV-01-NO28.1.

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Buildings of Nevada, Julie Nicoletta. New York: Oxford University Press, 2000, 142-142.

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