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4 Bed/4bath Historic Home Less Than 2 Mi. to Kentucky Derby

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Last updated: 09/10/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

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Old Louisville is one of the nation's premier Historic Preservation Districts. This 3800 square foot late Victorian brick home is perfectly situated within it: Less than 2 miles from Churchill Downs, 1 mile from fabulous live theater, performing arts center and entertainment district, 2 miles to the convention center and 5 miles from the airport. The Old Louisville neighborhood is noted for it's graceful mansions, vibrant October Art Fair and central location.
The home's exterior remains historically accurate, but the inside has been updated to accommodate up to four couples, each with a private bath. Three of the four bedrooms have an attached, private sitting or lounge area. All bedrooms have televisions and there is house wide wifi. There two queen and two double bedrooms. All beds are made with 400 thread count all cotton sheets, stylish spreads or duvets and four pillows per bed. Bathrooms are fully stocked with quality cotton towels and liquid hand soap.

The common areas include a gracious entry hall, comfortable living room and a fully equipped kitchen. Pots, pans, dishes, cutlery and glassware are all supplied.

Home rental includes two historic zone parking passes which enable parking directly curbside.


This home is perfect for visitors to the Kentucky Derby as Churchill Downs is less than 2 miles distant (shuttle to track is nearby as well). It is also a great spot for participants and trainers for the Ford Iron Man race which starts/ends at 4th Street Live and Waterfront Park. In addition, those coming to Louisville for Convention Center Events or Yum Center events will find this house closely situated to both! The St. James Art Fair draws 600,000 visitors to this neighborhood each October to view art from over 700 exhibitors. Enter less than a 1/2 block from this home.
In July, 'The Kentucky Shakespeare Festival' takes place in Central Park, about 2 blocks from the home. Enjoy free performances, a cash bar, snacks and musical entertainment before and after the shows. This year play is 'Much Ado About Nothing'. Also new this year is 'Movie Monday' in the park with free screenings in July and the first week of August.

New! An organin market 'The Root Cellar' has opened just two blocks from the home-- get the best in fresh produce and farm raised meats.

Keywords: Kentucky Derby, Historic,

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

          Kitchen & Dining

              • Kitchen

              Amenities

              • Linens Provided:

                400 thread count high quality linens, 4 pillows per bed...moreless

              • Air Conditioning
              • Washing Machine
              • Clothes Dryer

              Entertainment

                  • Satellite / Cable

                  Communications

                      • Wireless Internet

                      Outdoor Features

                          • Deck / Patio

                          Activities

                          • Museums
                          • Cinemas
                          • Zoo
                          • Live Theater
                          • Playground
                          • Restaurants
                          • Sight Seeing
                          • Shopping
                          • Antiquing
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Kentucky Derby 2014
                          Apr 29 - May 4, 2015
                          6 night min stay

                          $7,250
                          flat fee
                          My Standard Rate
                          3 night min stay
                          $333
                          $1,750 $5,040
                          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Taxes Not included

                          Notes:

                          Cancellation policy: Cancel up to 14 days prior to arrival and 1/2 of the deposit ($250) will be refunded. Cancellations less than 14 days prior to arrival will result in the forfeit of the entire deposit ($500). No cancellation is permitted less than 72 hours before arrival.

                          $500 deposit at time of booking with the balance due ten days prior to arrival.

                          Different terms for Kentucky Derby week ($2000 deposit with remainder due 30 days prior to arrivail)


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                          Location

                          4.4 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          Louisville International (SDF)
                          0.5 Miles
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          610 Magnolia, very fine dining,casual spots closer

                          Home is located with easy walking distance of '4th Street Live', a pedestrian only entertainment district with many clubs, restaurants, shops, etc. Less than two blocks from Central Park, a lovely urban park with multiple play areas, fountain and a live summer shakespeare festival.

                           

                          Manager info

                          Year Purchased: 1998

                          About: I name is Deirdre Seim and I manage five lovely properties in Louisville, all located in the city's two Historic Preservation Districts. Each home is beautifully furnished, with luxury bedding and easy access to Louisville's best restaurants and tourist attractions.


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                          Speaks: english

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                          Photos

                          • Front Entry Hall

                            Front Entry Hall

                          • Kitchen

                            Kitchen

                          • Third floor den adjacent to bedroom

                            Third floor den adjacent to bedroom

                          • The fountain in St. James Court during the Art Fair.

                            The fountain in St. James Court during the Art Fair.

                          • Arbor Walkway in Central Park, 1.5 blocks from the house

                            Arbor Walkway in Central Park, 1.5 blocks from the house

                          • First floor queen bedroom with adjacent sitting room

                            First floor queen bedroom with adjacent sitting room

                          • First floor living room

                            First floor living room

                          • Second floor den adjacent to bedroom

                            Second floor den adjacent to bedroom

                          • Each October the Art Fair has700 exhibitors and 600,000 patrons.

                            Each October the Art Fair has700 exhibitors and 600,000 patrons.

                          • Churchill Downs-- Spring Meet

                            Churchill Downs-- Spring Meet

                          VRBO #347391

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                          This listing was first published here in 2011.

                          Date last modified - Thursday, March 13, 2014

                          $333 per night (USD)
                          5

                          4 Bedroom / 4 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 8

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                          Minimum stay: 3 nights
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                          4 Bed/4bath Historic Home Less Than 2 Mi. to Kentucky Derby

                          Louisville #347391

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