253 255 N Broadway

$898,000, 6 Beds 6 Baths 7,201 Sqft .37 Acres

About This Property

Constructed ca. 1878 by the prominent Lexington banker & hemp dealer Avery S. Winston, 255 North Broadway is a fine example of Italianate architecture. Believed to have been designed by the noted Cincinnatus Shyrock, the home contained some of the finest ceiling plaster-work & architectural details of the era. Sometime in the early 20th century, the home was converted into apartments. Over the past few years, however, the current owner has painstakingly restored & updated the magnificent structure, which would again make for a lovely single-family residence. The home is currently divided into three apartments (with a combined 4BR, 3.5BA), a full, concrete-floored basement and a spectacular third-floor attic, which could be finished. A large Ginkgo tree anchors the backyard, along with a brick carriage house which has been converted into a 2BR/2BA guest home. Truly, 255 N. Broadway has all of the makings of a wonderful Downtown estate. Call for a private showing; 48-hour notice, please.

Essential Information

MLS® #1907834
Price$898,000
Bedrooms6
Bathrooms6.00
Full Baths5
Half Baths1
Square Footage7,201
Acres0.37
Year Built1878
TypeMulti-Family
Sub-TypeMulti-Housing
StyleApartments, Other
StatusActive

Community Information

Address253 255 N Broadway
AreaFayette County NW 1
SubdivisionDowntown
CityLexington
CountyFayette
StateKY
Zip Code40507

Amenities

Parking Spaces6

Parking

6 - 10 Spaces, On Site, Paved, Open

Interior

# of Stories2
StoriesTwo

School Information

DistrictFayette County
ElementaryHarrison
MiddleLexington Trad
HighLafayette

Additional Information

Date ListedApril 15th, 2019
ZoningR-4

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