1211 Ruddles Mill Rd, Paris

$6,022,900

4 Beds
3 Baths
3,578 Sqft
533 Acres
0 Garages

Excellent, very historic, cattle/crop farm. 533+/- acres. First time offered. Harkaway Farm, north of Paris in Bourbon County, Kentucky, dates from the 1780s. Home to generations of Spears family, direct descendants of Jacob Spears, one of the earliest distillers of bourbon! Two historic homes. The Laban Shipp/Abram Spears house is a 4 bed/3 bath stone house listed on the National Registry of Historic Places. It was built in 1787 (architect John Metcalf) and noted for it's stonework. Abram Spears (Jacob's son) bought the property in 1817. Renovated in 1930s, many historical details- 10' ceilings, hand crafted mantels, quality woodwork, built-ins, random wide plank flooring (up to 17in.), 2' stone walls and wood pegged beams. Trabue log house also located on property. Dating from 1785, log and stone cabin was moved to Harkaway from adjacent property and restored. Most of cabin restored to its original time period, But modern 1 bed/1 1/2 bath living quarters attached. Also a large log barn that Daniel Boone is believed to have helped build. Gently rolling, property boasts A managers house, two tenant houses, five (nine bent) tobacco barns, one livestock barn (rudimentary stalls), twoExcellent, very historic, cattle/crop farm. 533+/- acres. First time offered. Harkaway Farm, north of Paris in Bourbon County, Kentucky, dates from the 1780s. Home to generations of Spears family, direct descendants of Jacob Spears, one of the earliest distillers of bourbon! Two historic homes. The Laban Shipp/Abram Spears house is a 4 bed/3 bath stone house listed on the National Registry of Historic Places. It was built in 1787 (architect John Metcalf) and noted for it's stonework. Abram Spears (Jacob's son) bought the property in 1817. Renovated in 1930s, many historical details- 10' ceilings, hand crafted mantels, quality woodwork, built-ins, random wide plank flooring (up to 17in.), 2' stone walls and wood pegged beams. Trabue log house also located on property. Dating from 1785, log and stone cabin was moved to Harkaway from adjacent property and restored. Most of cabin restored to its original time period, But modern 1 bed/1 1/2 bath living quarters attached. Also a large log barn that Daniel Boone is believed to have helped build. Gently rolling, property boasts A managers house, two tenant houses, five (nine bent) tobacco barns, one livestock barn (rudimentary stalls), two equipment sheds, scale house, and heated shop with concrete floor. Flat Run flows length of the property across fenced livestock fields. In addition to all this, the farm fronts on two roads. Peacock Road in back and Ruddles Mills Road up front. Farm has all you could want and more . TRULY MUST SEE!!

Essential Information
MLS® #22004354
Price$6,022,900
Bedrooms4
Bathrooms3.00
Full Baths3
Square Footage3,578
Acres533.00
Year Built1780
TypeResidential
Sub-TypeSingle Family Residence
StyleMid-Century
StatusActive
Community Information
Address1211 Ruddles Mill Rd
AreaBourbon County
SubdivisionRural
CityParis
CountyBourbon
StateKY
Zip Code40361
Interior
HeatingOther
CoolingOther
StoriesTwo
Exterior
FoundationOther, Stone
Construction

Log, Log Siding, Stone, Vinyl Siding, Wood Siding

School Information
DistrictBourbon County
ElementaryCane Ridge
MiddleBourbon Co
HighBourbon Co
Additional Information
Date ListedMarch 10th, 2022
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