Howard Hughes’ Legendary Lakefront Tahoe Estate Just Hit The Market (See Photos)

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Looking for a Lake Tahoe getaway with a side of flashy Hollywood history, tycoon-worthy views, and ties to arguably the most famous American businessman of the last century?

What a very specific list of must-haves! Luckily, you can now purchase Howard Hughes’s former summer home for just $19.5 million.

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On the Waterfront

The 5.5-acre compound, named Summertide by Hughes, is situated on scenic Crystal Bay.

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Back to Nature

The property includes an Adirondack-style main cabin, built in 1934, and a lakefront guest house, added in 1940, which total 3,800 square feet of living space.
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Cabin Fever

The rustic structure was built from local timber and includes an expansive outdoor living space with lake views.
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Guest Practices

A stone pathway leads to the simple, log-style home.

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Perfectly Situated

A shaded sun porch offers endless views of the rugged landscape and lake.
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Outside Interests

Sprawling patios suit the region’s indoor-outdoor lifestyle.
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Wild Side

A live-edge wood bench, on one stretch of the balcony, adds to the home’s simple woodland charm.
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Lounge Act

A classic green-and-white striped awning defines one of several cozy seating areas.
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Material Moment

Every surface, from the soaring vaulted ceilings to the dramatically ridged fireplace wall, is lined with a warm wood.

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Hearth and Home

A stately stone chimney is the centerpiece of one fireside seating area.
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