A $279 Million Mansion For Sale Includes Its Own Exclusive Car Museum and Collection

There’s a difference between a mansion with extensive grounds and a place like this. Gateway Canyons Ranches and Resort is currently owned by Discovery Channel founder and billionaire, John Hendricks but is on the market for a cool $279 million. Sotheby’s Realty is listing the estate which has 14 bedrooms and 14 full bathrooms in the 26,869 sq. ft. house.

In addition to the main residence, the 8,700-acre property includes a 72-room resort and spa, a private airstrip, an observatory, and its very own automotive museum – Gateway Auto Museum.

Courtesy Sotheby’s Realty

It’s a local attraction that houses several antique and rare automobiles. There are currently more than 50 cars on display including the stunning 1954 Oldsmobile F-88 concept car. Other vehicles listed on the museum’s website include:

1906 Cadillac Model H Coupe
1912 Ford Model T Speedster
1913 Pierce-Arrow Model 38C Brougham
1914 Ford Model T Runabout
1928 Cadillac Sport Phaeton Convertible
1929 LaSalle Series 328
1929 Packard 645 Deluxe Eight Convertible Runabout
1930 Duesenberg Model J – Transformable Cabriolet
1932 Auburn 8-100A Boattail Speedster Convertible
1936 Auburn 8-852 Supercharged Convertible
1936 Cord 810 Sport Phaeton
1937 Hudson Terraplane Convertible Coupe
1938 Cadillac V-16 5 Passenger Town Sedan
1939 Packard Darrin Super Straight 8 Convertible Victoria
1947 Chrysler Town & Country Convertible 2 Door Convertible
1947 Lincoln Continental Cabriolet
1950 Packard Super 8 Victoria Convertible Coupe
1951 Buick Roadmaster Convertible
1953 Cadillac Eldorado Convertible
1954 Buick Skylark Convertible
1954 Oldsmobile F-88 Convertible Concept Car
1955 Cadillac Eldorado Sport Convertible Coupe
1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Convertible
1957 Ford Thunderbird Convertible
1958 Chevrolet Corvette
1967 Ford Mustang Shelby GT 500 Fastback
1968 Chevrolet Camaro SS/RS Convertible
1970 Plymouth Barracuda Coupe “Hemi ‘Cuda”
1971 Oldsmobile 4-4-2 2 Door Convertible
1971 Pontiac GTO Judge

Courtesy Sotheby’s Realty

So while it’s definitely an astronomical price tag, being that all of the vehicles and ammenties are included make it a bit more justified – for those that can afford it,

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