520 Fairfield Dr
Louisville, KY 40206
MLS# 1488065
5 beds  |  6 baths  |  5895 sqft

Welcome to 520 Fairfield Drive in Cherokee Gardens. A stunning example of the work of architect Stratton Hammon.
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Welcome to 520 Fairfield Drive in Cherokee Gardens. A stunning example of the work of architect Stratton Hammon. Side view of home and 3 car garage. Cherokee Gardens has just been named the #1 Louisville neighborhood by Niche website. https://www.niche.com/places-to-live/n/cherokee-gardens-louisville-ky/#real-estate Detail of the front door and surround - true to the level of custom finish one expects from Stratton Hammon. Front walk with beautiful brick detail and positioning around one of many pretty trees. Foyer view with detail of the spectacular leaded glass front door, fan light and side lights. Foyer view of the curved staircase, living room, hardwood floors and back door to terrace. Living Room with wood burning fireplace, hardwood floors, built-in cabinetry and plantation shutters. Family Room with fireplace, custom cabinetry, wet bar w/ ice maker, beautiful wood floors, flat screen television behind folding panels and beautiful lighting. Family Room view of gorgeous Palladian window, french doors to terrace and entrance to living room. 1st floor Tim Winters designed master suite added in 2007. French doors open to covered sitting porch overlooking terrace with pond and fountain. Spa-like Master Bath with dual vanities, soaking tub, marble flooring and accents and plentiful natural light. Heated flooring Another view of the Master Bath with amazing multi-jetted steam shower, private commode room, whirlpool tub and custom cabinetry/hamper. Ensuite Master Laundry just off of the master bath and master closet. Storage room beyond housing geo-thermal equipment. Master Closet- truly his and hers full size closets both with cedar lined glass front cabinetry (not visible) and plentiful drawers and hanging space. Dining Room with one of the 2 beautiful bow windows overlooking the front yard. Located just off the foyer, this room is gracious and welcoming. Eat-in Kitchen with custom cabinetry and built-in refrigerator and corner cabinet. Eat-in kitchen with center island, gas cooktop, double oven and warming drawer. View of office and 2nd wet bar area from kitchen. Lovely views from Kitchen Table of the terrace, pond, fountain and backyard. Mud hall off of 3 car garage. Welcoming side entrance with 2 double closets. Powder room on the 1st floor. Second family room/den with fireplace just off of the kitchen (currently used as a very large office). Another view of the 2nd family room/den and side entrance hallway. Beautiful coffered ceiling! A gorgeous picture of the curved staircase leading to bedrooms 2-5 and an additional 3 full baths. View of upstairs hallway and window overlooking rear terrace and yard. Bedroom 2 - front facing and access to a jack-and-jill full bathroom. Jack-and-jill bathroom. Bedroom 3 with access to jack-and-jill bathroom. Plantation shutters and custom built-in cabinetry. Hall full bathroom 2nd laundry facility on the 2nd Floor Bedroom 4- this was the former master prior to 1st floor wing built in 2007. Generously sized with built-in cabinetry and plantation shutters. Another view of BR #4 with window seat and private bath. Bedroom 4 sitting area. Bedroom 4 Attached Full Bath with private shower and soaking tub. Bedroom 4 attached full bath - view #2 Bedroom 5 Basement Family Room Recently renovated Full Bath in basement 3 car garage View of terrace and rear of home and one of the dueling covered porches. Another view of terrace. So peaceful to have to doors open (most have phantom screens) to enjoy the peaceful sounds of the fountain. So much room to entertain and enjoy company on the expansive terrace. View from the kitchen covered porch to the master suite wing and backyard. Wonderful view of the rear entertaining area and the beautiful architecture designed by Stratton Hammon and Tim Winters. A teaser picture showing a small portion of the large backyard. Spectacularly manicured and well-planted, the 1 acre level site is wonderful and affords privacy. Backyard...and more under the trees Aerial view Aerial view of rear of home Aerial view of front Another aerial view of front Play room/storage Unfinished basement area

Property Description
Extraordinary Stratton Hammon designed home on a gorgeous acre in the estate section of desirable Cherokee Gardens. Once in a blue moon does a home like this become available. The Tim Winters designed 1st floor master suite wing was completed in 2007 - it will knock your socks off with all of the bells and whistles not to mention the other indoor and outdoor living spaces. 5 BR, 5.5 baths, 3 car garage, 2 family rooms, 4 fireplaces. This home has been impeccably maintained and is lovely in its neutral paint palette and fresh design. Picture perfect rear courtyard with 2 covered porches and open terrace w relaxing fountain opens to private and spacious manicured backyard. 1st and 2nd floor master suites and laundry rooms. Too much to list!

Contract Info
Listing Price: 1695000
Property Sub Type: Single Family Residence
HOA Y/N: Yes
Location, Tax & Legal Info
Street #: 520
Street: Fairfield
St Suffix: Dr
County: Jefferson
State/Province: KY
Zip Code: 40206
Area: 03-Clifton/Crescent Hill/St Matthews
Sub Area: A
Parcel ID: 074F00160000
Deed Bk: 6159
Pg #: 0076
Block: 074F
Lot: 0016
Sub-Lot: 0000
School District: Jefferson
Municipality: Louisville
Directions: Lexington Road to Rainbow Dr. to right on Fairfield Dr. House is on the right. No sign in yard per neighborhood ordinance.
Disclosure: Yes
Geo Lat: 38.24574
Geo Lon: -85.682346
General Property Description
Total # of Rooms: 11
Total # Bedrooms: 5
Baths - Full: 5
Baths - 1/2: 1
Total Bathrooms: 6
First Floor MBR: Yes
Laundry Level: 1st
Total Closets: 19
Total Fireplaces: 4
SqFt -Total Finished: 7146
Above Grade Finished: 5895
Below Grade Finished: 1251
Below Grade Unfin: 561
Sqft - Total Unfin: 561
SqFt - Source: Appraiser
Age: 77
Year Built: 1940
Stories: 2
Acres: 1.01
Lot SF Source: PVA
HOA Fee: Yes
Monthly Maintenance: No
Style: Traditional
Sold As-Is: No
M Struct Flood Plain: No
City Tax: .3666
County Tax: .9354
# 1st Floor Bedrooms: 1
# 2nd Floor Bedrooms: 4
Status Change Info
Status: Active
Bedroom Level: 2nd Floor
Den Level: 1st Floor
Eat in Kitchen Level: 1st Floor
Family Room Level: 1st Floor
Formal Dining Level: 1st Floor
Foyer Level: 1st Floor
Full Bath Level: 2nd Floor
Half Bath Level: 1st Floor
Laundry Level: 1st Floor
Living Room Level: 1st Floor
Master Bath Level: 1st Floor
Master Bedroom Level: 1st Floor
Office Level: 1st Floor
Level 1: 6
Level 2: 12
Basement: 1
Level 1: 3
Basement: 1
Property Features
Rooms: Bedroom; Den; Eat in Kitchen; Family Room; Formal Dining; Foyer; Full Bath; Half Bath; Laundry; Living Room; Master Bath; Master Bedroom; Office
Construction: Brk/Ven; Frame - Wood
Roof: Shingle
Basement: Partially Finished
Foundation: Poured Concrete
Heating/Cooling: Central Air; Forced Air Heat; Gas Heat
Garage/Parking: 3 Car Garage; Entry Side
Exterior: Pond; Patio; Porch
Utilities: Electric; Fuel:Natural; Public Sewer; Public Water
Lot Description: Level
Green Features: GeoThermal
Combination of geothermal and gas forced air/central air to heat and cool. Components aged between 1-10 years. Irrigation system. 2 water heaters (2007,2002), BDry waterproofing. Grand Manor 50 year roof installed 2007. Please refer to Seller Disclosure regarding fireplaces. Once in a blue moon does a house like this come on the market! Please come look to see why Niche says this is the "Best Neighborhood in the Louisville Area"!
Room Information
Room Name Room Level
Foyer1st Floor
Living Room1st Floor
Formal Dining1st Floor
Family Room1st Floor
Den1st Floor
Eat in Kitchen1st Floor
Office1st Floor
Master Bedroom1st Floor
Master Bath1st Floor
Laundry1st Floor
Half Bath1st Floor
Bedroom2nd Floor
Bedroom2nd Floor
Bedroom2nd Floor
Bedroom2nd Floor
Full Bath2nd Floor
Full Bath2nd Floor
Full Bath2nd Floor
Family RoomBasement
Laundry2nd Floor

Listing Office: Skelton Company REALTORS

Last Updated: February - 06 - 2018

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