515 Altagate Rd Louisville, KY
$ 2,800,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#1585956
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CityLouisville
  • AreaClifton-Crescent Hill-St Matthews
  • NeighborhoodCherokee Gardens
  • Zip40206
  • StyleColonial
  • Price$ 2,800,000
  • Bedrooms10
  • Full Bathrooms8
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage12000
  • Lot Size1.68 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Metts Company Realtors
Data Source:
Greater Louisville Association of REALTORS® (GRLAR) - 94 - KY
Property Description

One of Louisville's most prestigious homes! Built by William and Virginia Speed and designed by world famous architect Charles A. Platt, this approximately 12,000 square foot Grande Colonial Revival Estate sits on 1.6 acres off Lexington Road across from the Baptist Seminary and two blocks from Sacred Heart Academy. The perfect house for entertaining with its' formal dining room with the original Tiffany chandelier, library or media room, office with full bath, beautiful 700 sq. ft. sunken living room with 13' ceilings and ornate crown molding and a newly renovated gourmet kitchen. Enter the grande entry hall and walk thru the leaded glass doors leading to the large, fully fenced rear yard and gardens with a 50,000 gallon heated swimming pool, gazebo and tennis court. Another unique feature is that the rear of the house was built to mirror the front of the house. Second floor features a beautiful primary bedroom suite with two walk-in closets, 4 large bedrooms with baths, one with a sitting room and balcony overlooking the yard and pool. Two of the other bedrooms were turned into a mother-in-law suite/housekeeper suite with kitchen, living room, bedrooms and baths. The 4 rooms and full bath on the 3rd floor could be additional 4 bedrooms or playroom. Classic elegance truly describes this home. Listing agent is owner of the property.

Price History
5/18/2021 Listed $2,800,000

General Features

Acres 1.68
Age 98.00
Area 03-Clifton/Crescent Hill/St Matthews
Basement Cellar, Outside Entry, Unfinished
Block 074F
Construction Brick
Full Baths 8
Garage Features 3 Car Garage, Detached, Driveway, Entry Front
HOA Fee No
Half Baths 2
Municipality Louisville
Property Type A
Roof Slate
School District Jefferson
Status Active
Style Colonial
Sub Type Single Family Residence
Utilities Electricity Connected, Fuel:Natural, Public Sewer, Public Water
Year Built 1923

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished 12000.00
Below Grade Finished 0.00
Heating/Cooling Central Air, Gas Heat
Total Baths 10.00
Total Bedrooms 10
Total Closets 19.00
Total Fireplaces 10.00
Total Rooms 24

Exterior Features

Disclosure Yes
Public Remarks One of Louisville's most prestigious homes! Built by William and Virginia Speed and designed by world famous architect Charles A. Platt, this approximately 12
Exterior Balcony, Out Buildings, Patio, Pool - In Ground, See Remarks, Tennis Court
Fencing Brick, Chain Link, Other
Foundation Poured Concrete
Lot 0034
Lot Description Cul De Sac, DeadEnd, Irregular, Level


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 40206

AVG $480K
AVG 48
Year Built
AVG 1923
AVG 49
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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