Historic House Listings

Sold. Love the roof! Great chandeliers! Circa 1870 in Kentucky. $250,000

January 20, 2022

I love the roof on this house! The chandeliers are beautiful! This home was built in 1870. It is located on .49 acres in Carrollton, Kentucky. The home features a large covered front porch, original hardwood floors, wide baseboards, crown molding and crystal chandeliers. The old picture of the home included with the listing is great. There is a detached carriage house and a detached garage on the property. Both are wired. Five bedrooms, two bathrooms and 5,144 square feet. $250,000

Contact Rosa Jane Roberts with United Real Estate Louisville

From the Zillow listing:


Welcome to an incredible piece of art and a rare find. This two story historical beauty sits on a well landscaped 1/2 acre corner lot within close proximity to both the elementary and middle schools, as well as nearby parks. You are only a few blocks away from enjoying the year round festivities at Point Park, the Public Library, and the quaint shops downtown. This home is an entertainer’s dream with over 2000+ square feet of living space on both the first and second floors. Almost every room in this charming home measures over 15′ x 15′ making the possibilities for customizing your dream home practically endless. The ceilings are up to 11 foot, The stunning original hardwood floors, the archways and the gorgeous chandeliers are all wonderful amenities. to appreciate. The kitchen features an abundance of cabinetry, custom butlers pantry, built in corner cabinet and stainless steel appliances that will remain. The gorgeous family room with floor to ceiling Palladian windows invite the great outdoors inside. The huge closets, storage space and built-ins are hard to find in a home of this age. Part of this homes historical charm is the carriage house that once provided a space for horses and carriages to pass through. Both the carriage house and the 2 car garage have electricity. Relax on the expansive front porch while appreciating the beautiful neighborhood with mature trees. This home has been in the same family for over 33 years. Now’s the time to make it Yours! Schedule your showing today.


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