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For Sale By Owner

$ 699,000

Listing No. 31945

c. 1870 Italianate Victorian
Greenup, KY

The Historic McKee House

Embracing all who visit, this beautifully restored, Italianate Victorian home offers 6 bedrooms, 4 baths, sitting peacefully on approximately 5 acres with 1000’ fronting the Ohio River. Rich in detail of the era, it is known as ‘The McKee House’ (c1870) and is on the National Register of Historic Places, the Bluegrass Trust for Historic Preservation, and is a designated Kentucky Landmark.

The land, once owned by Daniel Boone, rests beside the Ohio River and features a boat dock, potting shed, a small picketed vegetable garden, an herb garden, and a rose garden. There is also a gazebo, which is featured in one of the many murals and ‘trompe l’oeil’ borders painted throughout the home. These lovely decorative touches were painted by noted KY artist Sandy Nelson Perrine, niece of KY Poet Laureate Jesse Stuart.

As you gaze upon the home, notice the the stained glass windows and gingerbread eaves. These beautiful touches and custom details only enhance the authentic yesteryear charm. Delight in River views from every room in the home! Time flows gracefully here.

Please call Marsha for additional details, and leave a voicemail with your return phone number.
Bedrooms: 6
Full Bath(s): 4
Acres: 5.000

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Phone: 606-547-6360

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  • Waterfront
  • Garden
  • Gazebo
  • Built-in Bookcases
  • Wood floors
  • Claw-foot Tub(s)
  • Stained Glass Windows
  • Stained woodwork/doors
  • Transoms
  • Second floor porch

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