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5802 River Rd, Prospect, KY, 40059


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Time on site: 24 Days

About 5802 River Rd

Built in 1905, Shady Brook is considered one of the signature Glenview area estates perched atop a bluff overlooking the tree tops and the Ohio River. This gated residence welcomes you with a one-mile long meandering drive to the top of the hill, with landscaping designed by the Olmsted Brothers. The main residence is an exquisite 10,000 sq ft Tudor Revival located on a secluded 10+ acre property. Upon entering, an elegant foyer leads to a warm and stately space used as a billiard / game room. The main hallway is defined by a gorgeous marble mosaic flooring, French doors that lead to the breathtaking patio and a sweeping staircase to the second floor. There is also a greeting parlor, a handsome library and an expansive and elegant living room.Additionally, there is an elegant formal dining room and sunroom. The estate includes a cozy family room which can also be used as a primary suite. Upstairs, there are 5 bedrooms with period en-suite bathrooms that must be seen to appreciate! This incredible estate also features a 2,000 ft.² glass enclosed entertainment area with a lap pool and bar area. This rare estate highlights all of the best that Louisville, KY has to offer.

Facts & Features

MLS® # 1621499
Price $2,950,000
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 7.00
Full Baths 7
Square Footage 10,010
Acres 10.05
Year Built 1905
Type Residential
Sub-Type Single Family Residential
Style Traditional
Status Active
Basement Unfinished, Cellar

Community Information

Address 5802 River Rd
Area Anchrg/Glenview/Lyndn/Prospect
Subdivision NONE
City Prospect
County Jefferson
State KY
Zip Code 40059
Directions Private entrance from River Road, or access through Avish Lane.


Utilities Electric, Fuel:Natural, Public Water, Septic System
Parking See Remarks
Is Waterfront No
Has Pool Yes


Heating Geo Heat
Fireplace Yes
# of Fireplaces 4

Rooms & Floor Level

Bedroom Second
Breakfast Room First
Craft Hobby Room Second
Dining Room First
Family Room Second
Florida Room First
Foyer First
Full Bathroom First, Second
Great Room First
Kitchen First
Living Room First
Loft Second
Office First
Primary Bathroom First
Primary Bedroom First
Sitting Room First, Second
Study First


Exterior Features Pool - In Ground, Balcony, Creek, Out Buildings, Patio, See Remarks
Lot Description Cleared, Level, AddLndAve, DeadEnd, Wooded, See Remarks
Roof Other
Foundation Poured Concrete

School Information

District Jefferson

Listing Details

OfficeGant Hill & Associates, LLC

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