About this property
Historic Arcadia Farm near Danville, at 1720 Hwy 2141, Stanford, KY, with 679 +/- acres. The property was part of the original estate of the first governor of Kentucky, Isaac Shelby. It features a magnificent two and half story Greek Revival approx. 7,453 square feet plantation home, known as Shelby Manor, built by Isaac Shelby’s son in 1836, fully restored and maintained with 14-foot 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 for a total of 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 and v-mesh fencing, round pen, automatic horse walker…. The property also includes two 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 www.arcadiaevent.net
Possibility to sell in two tracts. A very rare opportunity to own a true historic estate and farm 45 minutes drive from Lexington.