This magnificent property sits prominently along Bellevue Avenue. Built in 1881 for the President of the L&N Railroad, this timeless historic home spans three floors and 8,431 sq ft with great entrance hall featuring a stunning John La Farge opalescent stained glass skylight, elegant living room, spacious dining room, front parlor and welcoming family room with fireplace. The recently renovated kitchen and butler's pantry are fully equipped for all your entertaining needs. The library has a wet bar and built-in bookcases, and the front parlor is a lovely room for an office. Outside, the beautiful wrap around porch is the ideal place to relax and entertain. The 12 bedrooms, 7 full and one half baths, include the master bedroom with a large walk in closet, dressing room and lovely sun room overlooking the yard. Updated systems include new heat and central A/C. The detached garage with guest apartment above is ready for renovation. Located on one of the most beautiful avenues in America with unparalleled architectural points of interest and spectacular specimen trees, this wonderful home offers style, comfort and gracious living for family and guests. NOTE- Temporarily off market.Tenants in place Aug 14 - Sept 30, 2020.