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Historic Kentucky Mansion – $6,000,000

Historic Kentucky Mansion – $6,000,000

Historic Kentucky Mansion – $6,000,000
January 27
21:53 2013

realtourcasttimfurlongjrtheavishHistoric Kentucky Mansion

5224 Avish Lane, Harrods Creek, Kentucky, United States, 40027

Own a piece of Louisville history with this signature estate of approximately 24 acres in Harrods Creek, KY originally developed by Owsley and Laura Lyons Brown in 1910.  The exquisite grounds which envelope the fine estate feature a beckoning arbor, divine formal garden complete with garden house with attached greenhouses, walkways, water feature, barn and guest quarters.Perched on a rock limestone bluff overlooking the Ohio River The Avish which translates to Rocky Hill in Gaelic is named after the family’s ancestral home in Ireland.  The views and vistas from the Avish are something to behold.

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The grand entrance foyer is flanked by reception area, banquet dining hall and the formal parlor with adjoining conservatory.  Also on the main level one will find the main kitchen and catering kitchen, owner’s office suite and two half baths.


The fabrics and finishes compliment the period woodwork and furnishings that make this residence amazingly special.  The private living quarters are on the second level of the home and can be accessed by one of two stairways, service or passenger elevator.


 There are two Master Suites with river views complimented by three additional bedrooms with en suite baths.  The third floor has a private suite that is perfect for an au pair or house manager.

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Entertainment and gaming areas, laundry facility, office, computer/utility center and garages can also be found on this level.  In total in the main house the are six bedrooms, nine full and two half baths.


The indoor pool and solarium are located on the lower level and have convenient his/hers baths and dressing areas.  The guest/managers house has two bedrooms and two baths.  Other buildings include the barn, garden house and greenhouses.  This property is on the National Register of Historic Places. Additional photos and information are available upon request.


Price: $6,000,000
House Size: 17,695 Sq. Ft.
Lot Size: 24 Acres
Bedrooms: 6
Bathrooms: 7 Full, 1 Half
Specialty Items: Built in 1926, 3 Stories, Formal Gardens, Garden House, Greenhouses, Barn, Guest Quarters.
Address: 5224 Avish Lane, Harrods Creek, Kentucky, United States, 40027
Photography: Real Tour Cast


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