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National Register #80000798
Don Fernando Pacheco Adobe
3119 Grant Street
Concord
Built Between 1845 and 1855

The Don Fernando Pacheco Adobe is significant for its adobe construction and for its place in the exploration and settlement of California.

The adobe house is sited on what was the Rancho Monte del Diablo. It was built between 1845 and 1855 on a 1500-acre tract given to Fernando Pacheco by his father Salvio Pacheco. The senior Pacheco had held high offices in the government of Mexican California and was granted 18,000 acres, which today encompass the City of Concord and its environs.

The Salvio Pacheco Adobe (California Landmark 515) is located in what is now the downtown section of the City of Concord near other structures. It has been significantly altered so that its former rural setting and character have been drastically changed. The Fernando Pacheco Adobe is situated on more than five acres of land and is adjacent to a 25 acre City park, so that it still retains the ambience of early California living. The architectural style and setting of the house are excellent examples of Mexican California architecture.

Adapted from the NRHP nomination.

The Don Fernando Pacheco Adobe is also California Landmark 455.

Some historic adobes buildings in California:

Historic Adobe Buildings

Alvarado Adobe in San Pablo
Anza House in San Juan Bautista
Boronda Adobe in Salinas
Caledonia Adobe in San Miguel
Casa Covarrubias in Santa Barbara

Casa de la Guerra in Santa Barbara
Casa del Oro in Monterey
Castro Adobe near Watsonville
Castro Adobe Site in El Cerrito
Castro House in San Juan Bautista

Chew Kee Store in Fiddletown
Dallidet Adobe in San Luis Obispo
Dana Adobe in Nipomo
Don Fernando Pacheco Adobe in Concord
Don Salvio Pacheco Adobe in Concord

El Adobe de los Robles Near Lemoore
Estrella Adobe Church in Paso Robles
Groveland Hotel in Groveland
Gutiérrez Adobe in Monterey
Hastings Adobe near Collinsville

Hill-Carrillo Adobe in Santa Barbara
House of Four Winds in Monterey
Ide Adobe in Red Bluff
Janssens-Orella Adobe House Site in Santa Barbara
Juarez Adobe in Napa

Kottinger Adobe Barn in Pleasanton
Larkin House in Monterey
Latter Day Saints Chuch in Moab, Utah
Locke Adobe Barn in Lockeford
Martinez Adobe in Martinez

Merritt Adobe in Monterey
Mission San Francisco Solano in Sonoma
Mountain View Adobe in Mountain View
Moraga Adobe in Orinda
Nash Adobe in Sonoma

Old Adobe Barn in La Grange
Oreña Adobe in Santa Barbara
Peña Adobe near Vacaville
Petaluma Adobe near Petaluma
Plaza Hall in San Juan Bautista

Plaza Hotel in San Juan Bautista
Rancho Los Alamos in Santa Barbara
Reading Adobe Site near Cottonwood
Roberto-Suñol Adobe in San Jose
Robert Louis Stevenson House in Monterey

Shafer House in Moab, Utah
Sonoma Barracks in Sonoma
Stone and Kelsey Adobe Site in Kelseyville
Sugg House in Sonora
Sun Sub Wo Co. in Coulterville

Sutter's Fort Adobe in Sacramento
Swift Adobe Site near Orland
Swiss Hotel in Sonoma
The Fort in Taft
Trussell-Winchester Adobe in Santa Barbara

Vallejo Adobe in Sonoma
Vásquez House in Monterey

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