For Sale - Hard Luck Castle Estate

Price: open to negotiation for cash or owner will carry with substantial down payment. MUST SELL ENTIRE ESTATE DUE TO DECLINING HEALTH!!! Open to offers and any financing!!!

The Main Building - The Castle:
  • 4 story, 22 rooms, 8,000 square feet.
  • Constructed from 2000 to 2012 with superior engineering to last 400 to 500 years.
  • All steel, concrete, cinder block, and glass materials with 16" thick walls.
  • Two kitchens, 3 full baths, full wood shop, wine cellar, theater and game room, glass solarium / planetarium, fountain room, large main entrance with afternoon view deck, two 1920's pipe organs.
  • Partially furnished with antiques.
  • 4,000 gallon water storage with rain catchment's and a water hauling trailer.
  • Castle has become a tourist attraction and a landmark in Esmeralda County.
  • Out-Buildings:
  • Work / Automotive Shop - 600 square feet (20'x30') steel fabrication and welding workshop with automotive lift, second story storage with hoist, numerous hand and power tools, and full welding arangement.
  • Original, but remodeled miners cabin - comfortable, historic, plumbed and electricity added. Wooden cabin that sleeps 4 cozily. Complete kitchen.
  • Shower House - shower and toilet with modern plumbing for use by cabin occupants.
  • Guest trailer and outdoor rustic shower stall with a view.
  • Power House with main generator.
  • Gold mine tunnel with small secure storage / work area and rail-car access.
  • The Land and Mining Claims:
  • The Hard Luck Castle is built on 40 acres of patented private land.
  • situated 9 miles off Hwy. 267 in Esmeralda County, NV. 187 miles from Las Vegas and 325 miles from Reno, NV.
  • Productive, but dormant gold mine included. 160 ft. Gold mine shaft in serviceable condition. Closed at the start of WWII and never reopened, but still high in Gold content! Assay available.
  • Total privacy at 6,000 feet elevation on Gold Mt. Nearest commerce center at Gold Point 10 miles away and Beatty, 50 miles away.
  • Esmeralda County is one of the most relaxed counties in the US with NO building codes and few intrusive laws on private land.
  • Year-around access on regularly graded county road.
  • Just below the snow line and not too hot in the summer (90 degrees in July).
  • Power Sources:
    The Castle has complete off-grid self-sufficiency, with several power sources.
  • Solar and wind power charged battery as main power.
  • 3000 gallon propane tank with heaters throughout the castle.
  • Main diesel generator
  • Two back-up diesel / propane generators
  • 300 gallon diesel storage tank
  • Included Equipment:
    Entire Castle with accompanying accompliments to be sold!
  • Nearly everything stays - the owner just wants to drive away with his truck, trailer, and two dogs. All structures, equipment, tools and furnishings come with the sale!
  • Complete wood shop and all wood working equipment and hand tools.
  • Complete automotive and metal shop with auto hoist, hand tools, welders, ample storage, compressed air, plus much more!
  • Cat 12 road grader for snow removal and road clearing.
  • 800 gallon water - hauling trailer
  • Much, Much more!
  • Extras not mentioned:
    Cellular phone service available
  • Satalite service available
  • Direct TV service available
  • RV Pad with complete hookups
  • Be the next Death Valley Scotty! Live your dream and adventures!
  • Owner is open to any reasonable offers and negotiatons and will carry with substantial down payment
  • Call today! This offer may not last long.
  • Hard luck Mine Castle - Randy Johnston - 775-772-2413, hardluckcastle@gmail.com