1418 Cherokee Rd, Louisville


5 Beds
4 Baths
6,391 Sqft
.34 Acres
3 Garages

One of the iconic, landmark homes on the hill overlooking Cherokee and Willow Parks. The original 1930 architectural details and workmanship enrich this elegant yet comfortable, well maintained, light filled home. Historic features include quarter sawn inlaid oak flooring, intricate moldings, elaborate woodwork, crystal chandeliers and sconces, stained glass, tile work, fabulous double staircase, tiled front terrace, slate steps and walkways and iron railings. Accented by the stained glass windows on the staircase landing, the grand foyer opens graciously through wide archways to the living and dining rooms. The sunroom opens to the terrace through French doors and has a pretty view of the back yard too, makes great office or reading room.Fun kitchen with a built-in hutch, window seat, butler's pantry and back stairs to the upper floors. Center stage on the 2nd floor is the den/study with views of the front lawn and parks through a magnificent leaded Palladian window. The master suite includes the bath with custom cabinetry, dual vanity and walk-in shower. A hallway of closets and built-ins lead to the walk-in, walk- around closet, laundry area and tree-top porch. Washer and dryer remain. The other two bedrooms across the center hall share the period tiled bath. The lucky one gets the front bedroom with the adjoining copper roofed sunroom! A full bath on the third floor serves the fourth bedroom. And there is a versatile suite of two dormered rooms, separated by a hallway of closets and storage. Could easily be fifth bedroom plus playroom or study. More living space with good ceiling height in the waterproofed, walk-up basement, plenty of storage and roughed-in for a half bath. Game tables will stay. The three car garage off the alley is a charming structure in a garden setting. The raised beds are ready for planting your summer veggies and flowers. Improvements include two HVAC systems, one for bottom two floors and one for top two floors. The boiler is disconnected but could be put back in operation. Average monthly LG&E cost is $303. Guardian back-up generator. This timeless beauty is totally in move in condition, ready for you to gather your friends and family on the terrace to celebrate the coming of summer in the Cherokee Triangle!

Essential Information
MLS® #1531693
Full Baths3
Half Baths1
Square Footage6,391
Year Built1930
Sub-TypeSingle Family Residential
Community Information
Address1418 Cherokee Rd
Zip Code40204
# of Garages3

Electric, Fuel:Natural, Public Sewer, Public Water


Detached, Street, 3 Car Garage, See Remarks

# of Fireplaces3

Central Air, Forced Air Heat, Gas Heat

Exterior FeaturesPorch
Lot DescriptionCleared, Sidewalk
RoofMetal, Tile/Slate
FoundationOther, Poured Concrete
Listing Details
OfficeWakefield Reutlinger REALTORS

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