1720 Highway 2141 Stanford, KY
$ 6,000,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#20008335
  • TypeLand
  • CountyLINCOLN
  • CityStanford
  • AreaLincoln County
  • Zip40484
  • Style2 1/2 Story
  • Taxes42000
  • Price$ 6,000,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Lot Size679 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Biederman Real Estate
Data Source:
Lexington - Bluegrass Association of REALTORS
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.

Price History
5/1/2020 Listed $6,000,000

General Features

Architectural Style 2 1/2 Story
Best Use Horse(s), Cattle, Crops, Pasture, Recreation, Residential, Other
Board Loaded No
Fuel Gas, Propane Tank Leased
Heating Forced Air, Heat Pump, Hot Water, Zoned
Housing Main, Guest, Manager(s), Tenant(s), Other
MLS Area Lincoln County
Main Res. Features Basement, Foyer, Dining Room, Family Room, Great Room, Den, Fireplace, Central Air, Hardwood Floors, Older Home
Present Use Horse(s), Cattle, Crops, Pasture, Other
Property SubType Farm
Property Type Land
Region Areas
Sewer Septic System
Sub Lease Expiration Date 1800-01-01T00:00:00
Subdivision Name Rural
Tax Rate .700
Topography Level, Wooded, Gently Rolling, Bottom Land
Utilities Electricity Available, Water Available, Telephone
Year Built 1836

Interior Features

Bedrooms - 2nd 5
Bedrooms - 3rd 1
Den - 1st 1
Dining Room - 1st 1
Family Room - 1st 1
Foyer - 1st 1
Full Bath - 1st 1
Full Bath - 2nd 3
Full Bath - 3rd 1
Full Baths 3
Great Room - 1st 1
Half Baths 1
Kitchen - 1st 1
Living Room - 1st 1
Total Bedrooms 6
Total Living Area 7453

Exterior Features

Bathrooms 4.00
Farm Improvements Horse Barn(s), Equipment Bldg.(s), Hay Storage, Run In Shed(s), Silo(s), Workshop, Training Track, Auto Waterers, Auto Walkers
Fence Plank, Wire, V-Mesh
Fields 9
Horse Barns 4
Lot Dimensions 679 acres
Lot Size Acres 679.00
Lot Size Square Feet 29577240.00
Lot Size Units Acres
Paddocks 23
Stalls 67
Water Source City, Creek(s), Pond(s), Spring


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 40484

AVG $360K
AVG $3,013
AVG 113

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