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Historic Downtown Home - Built in 1880 In The Heart of Downtown Lexington

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 3,145 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Historic Downtown Home - Built in 1880 In The Heart of Downtown Lexington

The home has been completely restored with all the modern amenities whilst maintaining its character and charm.

This residence is ideal for those looking to maintain the elegance and comforts of home while visiting this charming city. Perfect for entertaining, as well as those simple weekend getaways, this home will easily accommodate any experience you desire.

Come and enjoy this unique and luxurious experience, unequaled in Lexington.

This 3,145 square foot home consists of three bedrooms with bathrooms en suite and is fully furnished throughout. In order to make your stay a memorable one, no expense has been spared and every detail has been meticulously thought through.

Internet is provided as well as flat screen televisions in each bedroom, not to mention an endless supply of firewood to burn on those winter evenings. You are welcome to utilize the state of the art, fully furnished kitchen (Wolf stove, etc.) and formal dining room or you may prefer to dine in the newly renovated sun room.

The home features a 24 hour security system with cameras and coded electronic gate for your peace of mind.

Gregory will be around for introduction and available if you should need him, only minutes away. You may come and go at your convenience and can be assured full privacy.

Within walking distance of many Lexington's world-class dining and entertainment options, this home is at the center of the city's growing arts district.

Attractions such as art museums, galleries, Rupp Arena, the Opera House, Mary Todd Lincoln House, Gratz Park, Ashland Estate, Transylvania University, the shopping district and numerous taverns and music venues are mere minutes away or within a leisurely stroll.

More Details

Owner
Gregory Clarke
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
July 24, 2017

Amenities

Northside District House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3145 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 1:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(17 traveler reviews)

Historic Downtown Home - Built in 1880 In The Heart of Downtown Lexington
average rating of 5.0 based on 17 reviews
Dallas, Texas
5

Perfect!!!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at this property. It was perfect. The house has been nicely updated. The bedrooms are quite large and the bathrooms are well appointed - including a hairdryer in each. We love to cook and the kitchen worked really well for us (knives could be sharper - that would be my only negative for the whole place - pretty minor!). We made breakfast each morning and grilled one evening using the BBQ. In the late afternoon we had cocktails and snacks - there is a wine and cheese shop two blocks away that has an extensive cheese and meat selection. The "man cave" was perfect for hanging out in the evenings - hook ups for our phones to play music was easy - including Bluetooth. Owner was easy to work with and very helpful. One of our favorite rentals!!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Santa Monica, Ca
5

5 star Lexington Holiday Home at it'a best!

  • 5 of 5

This home is amazing. An 1880 historic home situated in historic Discrict of Lexington makes for a dream getaway. Don't even consider a hotel and I highly doubt another house can live up to this one.

The house is completely refurbished. In fact,

It feels like your in a magazine shoot. 3 bedrooms upstairs each with excellent bathrooms and showers. Plus the beds are excellent as are the sheets. The showers, closet space and bathrooms are also excellent.

Downstairs an incredible living room with leather furniture. The kitchen is modern and spotless. A white veranda screened for sitting and relaxing. The dining room table is old and classic.

The garage is converted into a pool room and darts. It is the men's escape room and loves to billing.

The front deck with rocking chairs and swinging love seat bench makes for classic southern living. After a long day, sitting on the rocking chair and watching life go by could not be better

The yard is down to perfection.

Lastly, don't bother bringing a book. The entire house is filled with amazing coffee table books and reading books. A complete library of the world

The host Greg is amazing and went out of his away to make us feel like this was our home.

I am a 5 star traveler who appreciates quality and this place deserves all the accolades I am giving it plus more.

P.S the location is amazing and you can walk to all the restaurants and shops you desire

Warmly,

Charlie

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful weekend in Lexington

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at the home this past weekend. Check-in was easy and the home was warm and inviting. We had plenty of space to enjoy our time while in town for a wedding. We would definitely stay here again if our travels bring us back to Lexington.

  • Submitted: May 28, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect for Graduation!

  • 5 of 5

Ideally located in Downtown Lexington, close to shopping, dining and bars. This beautiful historic home had everything our family needed to celebrate UK graduation. From the welcoming porch swing, gorgeous kitchen, 3 large bedrooms each with a private bath, sun room and game room the home was ideal for a family gathering. Gregory is a wonderful host and met us at the home to show us around. When we return to Lexington, this is where we will stay!

  • Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

An absolutely lovely house on a beautiful street full of interesting architecture.

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect and appreciated an attached bathroom for each bedroom.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful, elegant, timeless, historic home in the heart of Lexington. Absolutely loved the place!

  • 5 of 5

This home exceeded our expectations by a mile! It was very stately with huge windows and doors. Great parking for 2-3 vehicles plus can park on street. Upstairs bathrooms and bedrooms were a beautiful sanctuary

  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
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Rates & Availability

Northside District House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Keeneland Fall Meet
Oct 6 2017 - Oct 28 2017
2 night minimum stay
$600
 
 
Keeneland Spring Meet
Apr 6 2018 - Apr 28 2018
2 night minimum stay
$600
 
 
Keeneland Fall Meet
Oct 5 2018 - Oct 27 2018
2 night minimum stay
$600
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$500
$3,250
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Cleaning Fee $125
Tax Rate 6.0%

A stay longer than 6 nights will require a $500 refundable deposit.
No smoking in the main house. Smoking is permitted in the entertainment room.
Please observe wonderful neighbors privacy.
No excessively loud music after 10 p.m.
Guests are expected to treat the home with care and respect.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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