1589 Newtown Pike

$3,400,000, 9 Beds 7 Baths 9,923 Sqft 32 Acres

About This Property

The Hollys rises enviably high above the banks of the North Elkhorn, offering verdant vistas from a regal vantage above. Noted for its elegant simplicity, the estate's bold portico & pedimented entablature with dentils displays a strong yet refined manner. Built in 1845, the home is often attributed to architect John McMurtry. It may have incorporated an even earlier (possibly Federal) 19th century structure into its construction as a wing. In 1939, it was christened ''The Hollys'' after a thoughtful restoration led by architect Robert McMeekin. Contemporary materials were sourced extensively, including brick from the Cherry Spring Presbyterian Church of Newtown (also built by McMurtry) as well as mahogany woodwork featuring a Grecian motif of ''Pan & the wood nymphs'' for the library. Later owners shared the affinity for the home's stewardship, respectfully maintaining its character while artfully adapting it for modern use. Today, the residence anchors the farm's manageable thirty-two acres. A well-appointed guest house boasts a first-floor primary suite among its three bedrooms, while a converted tobacco barn contributes equine utility with a fine tack room.

Essential Information

MLS® #22020348
Full Baths5
Half Baths2
Square Footage9,923
Year Built1845
TypeLand - Farm/Land

Community Information

Address1589 Newtown Pike
AreaScott County
Zip Code40324


ViewRural, Farm, Trees, Water



School Information

DistrictScott County
HighScott Co

Additional Information

Date ListedSeptember 12th, 2022

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Listing Provided Courtesy of: Kirkpatrick & Company

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