Featured Lexington Community: Harrodsburg, KY

Posted by The Realtors of Turf Town Properties on Friday, March 20th, 2020 at 12:54pm.

Founded back in 1774, a glance around Harrodsburg is to glimpse America’s colonial past.

Not only does Harrodsburg hold the distinction of being Kentucky’s oldest European settlement, it’s also the first permanent settlement west of the Allegheny Mountains.

This rich heritage is apparent everywhere you look, from the historic downtown core, on the National Registrar of Historic Place, to the beautiful character of its oldest architecture.

The city is found deep in the infamous Bluegrass region of Kentucky. The gentle rolling hills are extenuated by the sprawling farmland and charming white, wood fences. The countryside is this corner of the state is absolutely stunning and the people are just as friendly.

Choosing a life in the charming community of Harrodsburg means days filled with peace and tranquility, and nights spent staring at the wide-open skies filled with more shimmering stars than you’ve ever seen!

Historic Harrodsburg Real Estate

The “Birthplace of the West” is dotted with numerous historic, character homes, most notably toward the central core of the city. Many of this type of home come in the grand Colonial Victorian or Federalist styles, popular in centuries past.

Characteristic of these homes are distinct rooms separated by grand arched entryways, crown molding and wainscoting.

Larger estate homes outside the city tend to be much larger, positioned on large, rolling lots. These properties can be pretty size-able – 5 or more bedrooms and more than 5,000 square feet.

On the more contemporary side, Harrodsburg also features a selection mid-century bungalows and minimal traditional farmhouses.

Featured Harrodsburg Property Listings

Residential, Farm, Multi-Family in Harrodsburg

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Photo of Listing #20001396

685 Handy Rd, Harrodsburg

$3,750,000 - 4 Beds, 5 Baths, 7,019 Sf

MLS® # 20001396

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Photo of Listing #20000823

685 Handy Rd, Harrodsburg

$3,750,000 - 4 Beds, 5 Baths, 7,019 Sf

MLS® # 20000823

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Photo of Listing #20015597

1715 Talmage Mayo Rd, Harrodsburg

$1,300,000 - 2 Beds, 1 Baths, 1,569 Sf

MLS® # 20015597

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That Coveted Central Kentucky Lifestyle

Harrodsburg is a beautiful picture of small-town America.

Located just 45 minutes southwest of Lexington, the small city is a highlight of Kentucky's storied Bluegrass region. Numerous relics of the area's colonial past remain in stunning historic landmarks.

Old Fort Harrod State Park is the perfect example. The 15-acres of protected land features a faithful reconstruction of the original Fort Harrod - named for pioneer James Harrod, who first led a group of settlers into modern-day Kentucky from Pennsylvania.

Visitors have also been enjoying the rustic Beaumont Inn for the decades. The delightful, family-run country inn has been in operation since 1919.

Are you interested in learning more about Harrodsburg, KY? Please get in touch with Turf Town Properties online or call (859) 268-4663 or (888) 268-4664 to chat with an experience, local real estate professional.

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