1720 Highway 2141 Stanford, KY
$ 6,000,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#20008335
  • TypeLand
  • CountyLINCOLN
  • CityStanford
  • Area024 - Lincoln County
  • Zip40484
  • StyleCattle,Crops,Horse(s),,Pasture,Recreation,Resident
  • Price$ 6,000,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Lot Size679 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Biederman Real Estate
Data Source:
Lexington Bluegrass MLS (LBAR) - 88 - KY
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.

Middle School High School
Lincoln Co Middle School Lincoln Co High School
Price History
8/30/2021 Listed $6,000,000

General Features

Area 024 - Lincoln County
Best Use Cattle, Crops, Horse(s), Other, Pasture, Recreation, Residential
City Stanford
County Lincoln
Directions South from Danville on Highway 127, left onto RT 300 for 1/4 mile, right onto Old Highway 127 two miles to Arcadia farm on the left.
Heating Forced Air, Heat Pump, Hot Water, Natural Gas, Propane Tank Leased, Zoned
High School Lincoln Co
Housing Guest, Main, Manager(s), Other, Tenant(s)
Intermediate School Not Applicable
Listing Member Name Stephanie Jones-Nouvellet
Listingofficephone (859) 277-2030
Present Use Cattle, Crops, Horse(s), Other, Pasture
Property Type B
Rooms Bathroom 1, Bedroom 1, Den, Dining Room, Family Room, Foyer, Great Room, Kitchen, Living Room
Sewer Septic Tank
Status Active
Stories Two and One Half
Street Name Highway 2141
Sub Type Farm
Subdivision Rural
Tax Rate .700
Topography Bottom Land, Gently Rolling, Level, Wooded
Unfinished Area Total 0.00
Utilities Telephone
Water Water Available
Year Built 1836
Zoning AR

Interior Features

Full Baths 3
Half Baths 1
Rooms: Bedroom 1 Level Second
Rooms: Den Level First
Rooms: Dining Room Level First
Rooms: Family Room Level First
Rooms: Foyer Level First
Rooms: Great Room Level First
Rooms: Kitchen Level First
Rooms: Living Room Level First
Total Baths 4.00
Total Bedrooms 6
Utilities: Natural Gas Natural Gas Connected

Exterior Features

Farm Improvements Auto Walkers, Auto Waterers, Equipment Bldg(s), Hay Storage, Horse Barn(s), Run In Shed(s), Silo(s), Training Track, Workshop
Fencing Plank, V-Mesh, Wire
Fields 9
Horse Barns 4
Lot Dimensions 679 ac
Lot Size Acres 679.0000
Lot Size Source Public Records
Lot Size Square Feet 29577267.16
Mls Identifier 20180201170722572567000000
Paddocks 23
Stalls 67
Water Source Creek(s), Pond(s), Public, Spring(s)


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

Property vs Land Average in 40484

AVG $400K
AVG 137
Year Built
AVG 1940

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