1720 Highway 2141

$6,000,000, 6 Beds 4 Baths 7,453 Sqft 679 Acres

About This Property

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 www.arcadiaevent.net A very rare opportunity to own a true historic estate and farm 45 minutes from Lexington.

Essential Information

MLS® #20008335
Full Baths3
Half Baths1
Square Footage7,453
Year Built1836
TypeLand - Farm/Land

Community Information

Address1720 Highway 2141
AreaLincoln County
Zip Code40484





Natural Gas, Forced Air, Hot Water, Zoned, Propane Tank Leased, Heat Pump


Lot Description

Level, Wooded, Gently Rolling, Bottom Land

School Information

HighLincoln Co

Additional Information

Date ListedMay 1st, 2020

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