The James Lick Mansion, in Santa Clara, California, is the estate of James Lick, who was the richest man in California at the time of his death in 1876. The estate is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. This property was once part of the Rancho Ulistac land grant, a square league reaching from the Alviso shoreline southward and encompassing all the land between the Guadalupe River and Saratoga Creek.
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... The Lick Mansion and grounds are located at 4101 Lick Mill Blvd ... Santa Clara, on the grounds of the Mansion Grove Apartment complex ... are open to the public during daylight hours, and visits to the mansion can be arranged ...
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