Arguably the most beautiful estate in all of Kentucky! At the end of your winding half-mile scenic drive stands a stately 8,294 square foot Georgian Manor. You will also find a 4,537 square foot log cabin guest house, a stunning swimming pool with a three-story pool house, a huge party barn, a state-of-the-art equestrian facility and a pristine 1.2-acre lake with a waterfall, pier and boat ramp. Not only is Covered Bridge breathtakingly beautiful, but it's also a modern, working horse farm with all the necessary facilities and equipment. Please see ownthisestate.com for further details. This exquisite country estate, known as ''Covered Bridge,'' situated on 111 acres in the heart of Shelby Co. horse country, exemplifies elegance, charm, and attention to detail. The lovely gated entrance leads you up the winding drive, through
a covered bridge, overlooking manicured pastures, rows of black board fencing and lovely water features. The stately Georgian manor house greets you with an impressive facade. The entry hall features a unique balustrade which came from the Ballard Estate in Glenview, known as "Lansdowne". Stunning architectural features abound with beautiful arched leaded glass transoms above the doorways, gleaming hardwood floors, wainscoting, and dental crown molding. The formal dining room features an amazing Zuber wallpaper scene, and lovely bay window. The formal living room boasts an ornate mantle, also out of Lansdowne, along with French doors leading out to a covered porch. The library, which functions as an office, has a fireplace and bookcases. The charming family room was originally a log cabin built in the 1700's and brought over from Christianburg, VA to be incorporated into the home. The room has a staircase leading upstairs, as well as a stone fireplace, and connects to the adjacent screened-in porch. The custom chef's kitchen showcases beautiful cabinetry, marble countertops, GE Monogram stainless appliances, unique lighting, center island, built-in booth with table, and an adjacent hearth room. The spacious Master suite features expansive dressing rooms and closet space. Master bath features marble shower with steam and an unusual soaking tub. 2 additional bedrooms, each with its own bath, along with a laundry room complete the second floor. The 3rd floor has an amazing theater room with a kitchenette and full bath, and can accommodate extra sleeping spaces for guest.
The walk-out basement includes a family room, billiard room, work-out room, full bath, and 2nd laundry/utility room. The 3 car garage also has a separate 900 sq ft apartment above with a private entrance. The recently added pool and pool house are spectacular!! Cut limestone terracing, outdoor fireplace with drop-down TV, brick walls, wrought iron fencing and lush landscaping showcase this outdoor space. The property also contains an unbelievable "Party"Barn with a half bath and office, as well as an apartment above. The lower level of the barn contains 10 horse stalls, tack room and equipment storage. Other features on this speculator property include a Log Cabin Guest house, with another apartment above, a Farm Shop, Equipment Shed, a tenant home, numerous Run-in sheds and much more. This property is a once in a lifetime opportunity and simply must be seen to appreciate all that it has to offer!!
Property Type:Single Family
On Site:170 Days
Lot Size:111 Acres