Luxury, comfort, and glamour are featured in the lavish homes of Kentucky. Whether you love exploring the outdoors and appreciate expertly-manicured grounds or can’t get enough of indoor entertaining and hospitality, any of these gorgeous estates will provide opportunities for both. Here are 10 fabulously expensive homes in Kentucky.
Security, elegance, and luxury are what you’ll find here at this beautiful Georgian English Manor in Nicholasville, Kentucky. Set on five acres of well-manicured gardens, stone and brick security walls designed by Jon Carloftis, and situated next to a private golf course, this property includes a pool, multiple fountains, six-car garage and guest house. The 22,000-square-feet, seven-bedroom, 13-bathroom house built in 2012 has exquisite and customized interior designs and architectural components including moldings and trim, hardwood floors, cabinets, and fireplaces throughout. There are additional amenities like a first-floor library, two-story wine cellar, fitness center, massage and spa area, game room, and home theater. The house and property is currently listed at $7.99 million.
Black Diamond Farm, also known as The Jewel of the Bluegrass in Lexington, Kentucky is a 31,000-square-foot mansion guaranteed to far surpass your expectations. Built in 2004, this 63-acre property boasts six bedrooms and 8.5 bathrooms with wooded interiors that include cherry and oak, granite countertops, and entertainment areas like a home media room, spa with sauna and steam room, and an elevator that takes you to the finished lower level. There is an executive office wing in the home with two separate apartments. Outside has a 13,000-square-foot pool house with inside pool, event center, and living area. There are also two private ponds and a 20-stall horse barn on the property, currently listed for $6.9 million.
Lake Barkley is the site of this gorgeous 130-acre estate that includes a 12,000-square-foot, seven-bedroom, 6.5-bathroom home. You have to see this home to appreciate all the features. Included amenities in this unique sale are two garages that hold a combined total of seven cars, and an in-ground pool and pool house. Inside, there are 30-foot ceilings in part of the house, a wet bar, full basement with completed kitchen, and much more. Listed at nearly $5 million and located in Cadiz, Kentucky.
This historic property located on River Road in Prospect, Kentucky, is a true gem with six bedrooms, and six bathrooms, and 10,050 square-feet of living space. Built in 1905, the estate is on over 10 acres of land, and features secured property, numerous outbuildings, and an indoor heated pool. Inside this remarkable home is a formal dining room, office/library with large fireplace, beautifully decorated game room with wooded ceiling, walls, trim, and fireplace, bright open kitchen with stainless steel appliances, and large bedroom spaces. This property is priced at $4.5 million.
Completed in 2016, this unique eight-bedrrom, 7.5-bathroom home is full of surprises. The house and property was originally designed to be a bed-and-breakfast and features 185 timbered acres with 50 acres of pasture with riding trails. There are many pieces of equipment that will help maintain the property included in the price, and there are deer and turkey on the property. A geothermal heating and cooling systems provides temperature comfort for the house, and the rooms in the house offer breathtaking views of the property. Listed at $4.1 million this is a great buy with personal and commercial use.
If you’re looking for a great place for entertainment and luxury and have the budget to match, look no more. This palatial English estate located in Calvert City, Kentucky, is full of surprises and amenities like the six bedrooms and 11 bathrooms, seven wood-burning fireplaces, formal dining and living rooms, gourmet kitchen, and spacious great rooms and master bedroom. For added enjoyment, there is a basketball gym, three-level home theater room, game room, and fitness room. If you enjoy outdoor entertainment, you can use one of the two porches with fireplaces or outside kitchen. Swim in the heated outdoor pool, and roam the 33-acre estate as desired. Currently priced just under $4 million.
Luxury and country comfort are the highlights of this Monticello-inspired home that sits on seven acres near Louisville, Kentucky. Recently finished outdoor amenities include a delightful outdoor living area with gorgeous terrace, pool, and pool house. Made for entertaining, there’s a gourmet chef’s kitchen and plenty of room for food storage, preparation, and eating, this house is listed for $3.85 million.
Built in 1910, this stunning home known as the Avish in Prospect, Kentucky, is on the National Register of Historic Places and overlooks the Ohio River. Sitting on 21 acres with grounds that feature arbors, gardens, a garden house, walkways, greenhouses, and a guest house with two bedrooms and bathrooms, the inside of the home will also amaze you. The lower level has an indoor pool and solarium, large private bathrooms, office space, laundry room, and entertainment areas. Upstairs, there is 18,000 square-feet of living space that includes six bedrooms, 11 bathrooms, main and catering kitchens, formal living and dining areas, a conservatory, and grand entry. Priced at $3.1 million.
Located on a 1.8-acre lot in Hurstbourne, Kentucky, this amazing house was built in 1971, but a $1.5 million master wing was added in 2007. This home was built for entertaining, and it has almost 15,000 square-feet of living space. There is a private covered patio with fireplace, walk-in closets, exercise room, steam shower, whirlpool tub, and bonus room. The eight-bedroom 11-bathroom house also has a total of seven fireplaces inside, and on the outside there is a granite saltwater gunite, large Roman pool, four-car garage, and much more. This fantastic property is priced at $2.95 million.
Spanning 10,419 square-feet, this lavish, custom Prospect estate features five bedrooms and eight bathrooms. Described as an “entertainer’s dream,” this home features limestone floors, decorative ceilings, a pool, home theater, bar room, gym, and much more. The back paved patio can seat 200 people!