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Car collector's trophy home set for auction
Car collector's trophy home set for auction

As fans and collectors flock to Monterey for the annual Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, a vineyard-estate that previously housed an impressive collection of hot rods and muscle cars is headed for the auction block in Northern California. Found in the Suisun Valley, an area east of Napa Valley in Solano County, the property known as Villa De Madre is owned by Willis Johnson, the self-made millionaire who founded the auto-parts auction company Copart. The gated estate occupies 80 acres in Fairfield with a Georgian-style manor, a caretaker's house and 63 acres of Cabernet vineyards. The nearly 22,900 square feet of living space features a vaulted foyer, a chef's kitchen,...