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  • Price$2,950,000
  • Beds5
  • Baths7
  • Sq. Ft.10,010
  • Acres10.05
  • Built1905

5802 River Rd, Prospect

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.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #1621499
  • Price$2,950,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Bathrooms7.00
  • Full Baths7
  • Square Footage10,010
  • Acres10.05
  • Year Built1905
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeSingle Family Residential
  • StyleTraditional
  • StatusActive


  • UtilitiesElectric, Fuel:Natural, Public Water, Septic System
  • ParkingSee Remarks
  • Has PoolYes


  • Exterior FeaturesPool - In Ground, Balcony, Creek, Out Buildings, Patio, See Remarks
  • Lot DescriptionCleared, Level, AddLndAve, DeadEnd, Wooded, See Remarks
  • RoofOther
  • FoundationPoured Concrete

Listing Details

  • Listing OfficeGant Hill & Associates, Llc

Community Information

  • Address5802 River Rd
  • AreaAnchrg/Glenview/Lyndn/Prospect
  • SubdivisionNONE
  • CityProspect
  • CountyJefferson
  • StateKY
  • Zip Code40059


  • HeatingGeo Heat
  • FireplaceYes
  • # of Fireplaces4

School Information

  • DistrictJefferson
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