Property Description

Historic Arcadia Farm with 679 +/- acres was part of the original estate of the first governor of Kentucky, Isaac Shelby. The property features a magnificent 2 story Greek Revival approx. 7,453 sq ft plantation home, known as Shelby Manor, built by Isaac Shelby’s son in 1836, fully restored and maintained with 14-ft ceilings and original hardwood Ash floors throughout. Situated on absolutely beautiful land surrounded by White Oak and Knoblick creeks, the farm has 5 barns including a foaling barn, 67 +/- stalls, a 7-furlong training track (inner sand, outer turf), a breeding shed, 5 large run-in sheds, a large equipment barn, automatic waterers, four plank fencing, round pen, automatic horse walker. The property also includes 2 staff/rental houses and a 3-bedroom apartment above the foaling barn. Part of Shelby Manor is used by owner as a profitable wedding venue. Please see A very rare opportunity to own a true historic estate and farm 45 minutes from Lexington.

: Heat Pump, Forced air, Hot water, Zone
: Wire, Plank, V-mesh
: Septic system
: City, Creek(s), Pond(s), Spring
: Water available, Telephone, Electricity available
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Highway 2141
Additional Information
: 2 1/2 story
Lincoln county
Stephanie Jones-Nouvellet
Biederman Real Estate
Lexington-bluegrass Association Of Realtors®
679 Acre


1720 Highway 2141, Stanford, Kentucky 40484

6 Bedrooms
4 Bathrooms
679.00 Acre
Listing ID #20008335
Basic Details
Property Type : Land
Property Subtype : Farm
Listing ID : 20008335
Price : $6,000,000
Bedrooms : 6
Bathrooms : 4
Half Bathrooms : 1
Lot Area : 679.00 Acre
Status : Active
Agent Info
KY Prime Realty
232 S. College St. Harrodsburg, KY 40330
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