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1478 Cherokee Rd, Louisville, KY, 40204


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About 1478 Cherokee Rd

Parkside property overlooking Cherokee Park - Income producing property - 2 homes on lot - Designed by E.T Hutchings - New copper gutters - New HVAC on all three floors of main house - All porches and balconies newly restored - Renovated gourmet kitchen includes; Corian Quartz countertops, floor to ceiling custom cabinets, GE monogram stainless steel appliances, wet bar with nugget ice maker and beverage cooler - Spacious sunroom - Second floor features 4 bedrooms (2 with balcony access), 3 full baths and 1 half bath - Third floor Mother-in-Law suite has a separate entrance, kitchenette, full bath and 2 additional bedrooms - Attached 1 car garage - Fully remodeled carriage house - Currently rented for $1,250/month - Gas & electric are metered separately - Full list of improvements in docs.This home offers exquisite renovations including the combining of several rooms to create a new larger space that centers around a bold island with Corian Quartz countertops making it perfect for entertaining. The floor to ceiling cabinets, GE monogram stainless steel appliances and wetbar with nugget ice maker and beverage cooler are exquisite. There has also been a renovation of the rear service hallway to showcase Scalamandre wallcoverings. French doors lead to the sunroom ideal for taking in the sunrise and morning coffee. The second floor hardwood floors have been restored, along with new flooring to match in the northeast bedroom. Here there are an astounding 4 bedrooms (2 with balcony access), an office, 3 full baths and 1 half bath. Heading to the third floor you will find a kitchenette, full bath and 2 additional bedrooms. The unfinished basement with laundry and half bath allows for tons of storage along with access to the attached 1 car garage. Walkways from both the covered front and side porch lead to the fenced yard and the fully remodeled carriage house that was designed by Douglas R. Schmitt. First floor features an open floor plan complete with a family room, dining area and kitchen. Down the hall is a laundry room with a half bath. Upstairs is a spacious sitting area, bedroom with walk-in closet and a full bath. The existing original windows were refurbished and new windows with antique wavy glass were built to match by a historic window craftsman. The carriage house has an additional 1,106 sq ft that is currently rented for $1,250/month. The gas & electric are metered separately. A full list of notable improvements can be found under documents.

Facts & Features

MLS® # 1620532
Price $1,085,000
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms 9.00
Full Baths 5
Half Baths 4
Square Footage 4,445
Acres 0.28
Year Built 1923
Type Residential
Sub-Type Single Family Residential
Style 3 Story
Status Active
Basement Unfinished, Outside Entry

Community Information

Address 1478 Cherokee Rd
Area Butchertwn/Highlands/Germantwn
City Louisville
County Jefferson
State KY
Zip Code 40204
Directions On the corner of Baringer Ave and Cherokee Rd


Utilities Electric, Public Sewer, Public Water
Parking Attached, Entry Front, Entry Side, Driveway
# of Garages 1
Is Waterfront No
Has Pool No


Heating Forced Air Heat
Fireplace Yes
# of Fireplaces 2

Rooms & Floor Level

Bedroom Second, Upper
Dining Room First
Foyer First
Full Bathroom Second, Upper
Half Bathroom First, Second
Kitchen First, Upper
Laundry Basement
Living Room First
Office Second
Sitting Room First


Exterior Features Balcony, Patio, Porch
Lot Description Corner, Sidewalk
Roof Slate

Listing Details

OfficeFamily Realty LLC

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