Time on site: 4 Days
About 2358 Spickert Knob Rd
This Dutch Colonial home, poised on a uniquely shaped lot with 5.949 acres has a panoramic view of the Louisville/New Albany skyline—including all three bridges (2nd Street, Downtown, and East End Bridge) that changes with the seasons. Lovingly restored and impeccably refurbished, this remarkable find provides a move-in ready space for you to call home. From the moment you enter the bright foyer, you'll notice the stunning original restored wood flooring, featured throughout much of the main level. Many rooms boast custom cabinetry with generous storage and closet space. The second floor has original narrow-width oak floors. The newly expanded eat-in kitchen encompasses a generous space and has historic character blended with modern convenience. One of the focal points of this area is a raised hearth Rumford gas log fireplace with electric ignition. Magnificent hand painted Delft tiles from Holland surrounds the feature. In keeping with the feel of the original design, two wrought-iron antique chandeliers provide lighting besides the skylight and directed lights over soapstone countertops. A custom walk-in pantry with Scandinavian-inspired shelving provides ample storage, and the island is ideal for entertaining or food preparation. The kitchen floor is random width, hand-pegged oak. A tiled mud room with a heated floor is just off the kitchen and leads to the back patio. The original refinished farmhouse sink is repurposed in the laundry room featuring custom-built Amish cabinetry and copper countertops. The dining room features a Schonbek crystal chandelier and French doors leading to the rear patio, which is the perfect place for a quiet cup of tea before your day starts. Large windows in the living room let in the light as you visit with friends and family or relax with loved ones. There's plenty of room, too, as this home has five bedrooms and three bathrooms. In the spacious primary bedroom, natural light fills the room. The downstairs bath has marble-tiled floors and custom marble-tiled shower, and the upstairs bathroom has a jetted tub. Of interest are the two custom outdoor post lanterns, and other Bevolo outdoor copper lanterns. The interior and exterior of this property has a custom professional speaker system for soothing sounds in your own personal oasis. This home has a new roof and newly resurfaced driveway (2023), along with a Marvin front door, there are Marvin windows in the kitchen, mudroom, attic, breezeway, and upstairs bath. On this expansive 5.56-acre lot, there's lush mature landscaping, a 48-foot by 64-foot fenced garden, a wooden children's play set, detached two-car garage, a barn with generous storage, and a garden shed. Entertain or relax in this private outdoor retreat with a recently constructed 14' square gazebo. An absolute must-see this is only the second time this picturesque property has been available in 85 years. Call now for your private tour.