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Fleur du Lac, the estate on the West Shore of Lake Tahoe made famous by The Godfather Part II, has only 22 residences. One of them, residence 13, is for sale for $3,749,000. Sierra Sotheby International Realty has the listing.

In the movie, Fleur du Lac served as the family compound where mobster Michael Corleone threw a party to celebrate his son first communion. Later, as Corleone watches from the estate, one of his soldiers shoots brother Fredo as they fish on the lake.

Industrialist Henry Kaiser built the estate, a summer retreat, in 1938 in 30 days, employing a crew of 300 around the clock. In the 1980s, Fleur du Lac ( of the lake became Fleur du Lac Estates with the remodeling of some original structures and the construction of 22 lakefront homes ranging up to 6,000 square feet.

Residence 13 at Fleur du Lac Estates, one of only 22 residences on what was once the summer property of industrialist Henry Kaiser, is for sale for $3.749 million.

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Kaiser boat house and yacht club are still used today, with the former transformed into a meeting and party room and the latter serving as clubhouse for Fleur du Lac owners.

Residence 13 nudges a lakeside meadow, not far from what were originally two caretaker cottages. The 3,700 square foot home features three bedrooms and four baths, a living room, dining room, library and a kitchen with a professional grade range and breakfast nook.

A stone fireplace anchors the great room at residence 13, for sale for $3.749 million at Fleur du Lac Estates on Lake Tahoe West Shore.

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There are banded teak floors, Italian marble and granite detailing, and picture windows framing views of Lake Tahoe and the brawny shoulders of the Sierras. Each residence at Fleur du Lac includes a private boat slip for vessels up to 30 feet long,

Along with use of the boat house and yacht club, the Fleur du Lac community offers amenities like a swimming pool, all season outdoor spa, tennis courts, a gym, and on site management and guest services.
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