56 Ave of Champions, Nicholasville, KY 56 Ave of Champions, Nicholasville, KY
The Georgian English manor inspired design is located on ample acres of lush landscape and sprawling gardens. This extraordinary timeless estate is situated in the heart of horse country. Endless terraces and tranquil patios intertwine to frame the luxurious swimming pool. In concert with the outdoor spa and stately fountains, this property makes alfresco living an elegant art form. One of the largest estates in Kentucky which is on the tenth tee of The Champion Trace Golf Course designed by world renowned golf course architect Arthur Hills
The Neo-classic interior design fuses the best in traditional architecture and modern living. The breathtaking two-story foyer creates a powerful first impression with its dramatic double staircase, crystal chandelier and imported Nero black and white Carrara marble setting the tone of grandeur exhibited throughout the residence. Flanking the entrance are the library, living and dining rooms allowing for seamless entertaining flow. Relax in the main parlor and enjoy the dueling stone fireplaces or step through the French doors to the lower veranda and pool gardens.
The formal private dining room accommodates two separate tables and a grass courtyard for outdoor dining. The English style library with built-in custom bookshelves and the 18th Century French Louis XV mantel circa 1750, rescued in the Bordeaux region of France, provides a warm retreat for inspiration or reflection. Fresh, crisp formality without compromising lifestyle.
Gracious wraparound terraces overlook the pool and private golf course. The manicured gardens by renowned designer, Jon Carloftis, are rich with foliage and create an otherwordly ambiance. Marble lion statues fiercely guard the exterior periphery and add an artistic flair. Expansive lawns and meticulous landscaping surround the five acre property custom-built by Warner Builders. One can hear the sounds of rippling water emanating from several fountains or the pool’s arching water features. Walls of both stone and brick adorn the grounds and gated entrances provide a sense of comfort and privacy. Previously listed at $7,995,000, the minimum auction bid of $3,700,000 or greater will sell the estate.
20,245 Square Feet
5 bedrooms, 8full baths, 3 half baths
Gated entrances with 6-car garage