Historic Nathaniel Burris Home and 50.25 Acre Farm
Saturday, October 17 10:00 A.M. – Farm, Antiques and Collectibles
Parcel 1: The Historic Home of Nataniel Burrus, c. 1830, situated on 10.14 acres. Beautifully restored Federal/Greek Revival home with c. 2006 rear addition, with five bedrooms and four baths, formal living and dining rooms with fireplaces, a library with built-in cupboards and a fireplace, an inviting entry foyer with winding staircase to the second floor, plus a dream kitchen with an 8-burner Viking stove with hood and island and granite counter tops, and an est. 3,828 sq. ft. of living space. Renovations included new 200 amp electrical system, new plumbing, new septic system, new heat and air, new roof, and more. Perfect as a Bed & Breakfast or Family compound, with other buildings including a three bedroom, two bath guest house with exposed log beams, and a one bedroom, one bath concrete block guest house, both overlooking open pastures. Other farm buildings include a potting shed, a large barn/shop withstalls and a loft sleeping quarters and bath, a drive-through double crib, and a two-car garage/shed. Nice garden areas with millstone walkway, plus a small orchard. An amazing opportunity to own a piece of Mercer County history.
Parcel 2: 25.12 acres. Beautifully rolling acreage with scattered woods and frontage on Vanarsdall and Old Bardstown Road. Primarily Lowell and McAfee soils.
Parcel 3: 5.00 acres with great c. 1790 log home that was moved to this site from the McAfee farm. This wonderful structure with covered front and rear decks, large stone fireplace, loft bedroom and split rail fence was carefully moved to this location and restored by a previous owner. Open first and second floors. Good access along Old Bardstown Road. Quite an inviting getaway!
Parcels 4 and 5: 5.00 acres with access along Old Bardstown Road.
Auction held in cooperation with:
Dan Campbell – 859-379-LAND (5263) or 859-319-0866
SATURDAY – 10 a.m.: Antiques and Collectibles to include a walnut Jackson Press, walnut slant front secretary/bookcase, oak 2 pc. Welsh cupboard with two cupboard top, Victorian walnut marble top sideboard, walnut Victorian bookcase, Victorian mahogany roll front desk with bookcase top, walnut triple door bookcase, oriental Opium beds, fine oval English walnut dining table with 8 matching chairs, English oak low boy server, English oak grandfather clock, cherry and walnut 4-drawer chests, painted cherry 4-drawer chest, oak S-rolltop desk, painted primitive cupboard, rope beds, cherry canopy bed, barrel back writing arm chair, cane back writing arm chair/rocker, Victrola, painted slant front primitive cupboard, primitive poplar painted blanket chest, painted slant top pine desk, long early blanket chest with bootjack legs, open pine corner cupboard, early primitive poplar 6-tin pie safe, walnut Tavern table, hanging ond door cupboard, poplar sawhorse magazine rack, settle bench, fine mammy’s bench, good Country Store display cabinets and bins including unusual 6-drawer bin with glass roll tops, 95″ oak bolt pin with 27 bins, 118″ painted store counter, plank seat Windsor chairs, decorated pr. Hitchcock chairs with rush seats, painted table and chairs, settees, Chippendale style sofas, tall back loveseat, fine wing back and upholstered chairs, wicker, drop leaf tables, stands, tea tables, iron bed, Shaker style rocker with mushroom caps, banquet end table, English oak pewter cupboard with scalloped apron, primitive painted trunks, wash stand, metal ice box, cherry stand table, oak frame love seat, early pine blanket chest, pine one drawer work table, plank bottom Windsor style tavern chairs, oak and poplar writing arm chair, cherry table with splash back and maple drawer front, hanging tin door cupboard, dalnut drop leaf table, (2) Chinese opium beds, other Oriental items, banquet table, barrel back wing back chair, Windsor bench and chairs, unusual painted pine stepback cupboard, arrowback arm chair, Tavern table with X stretcher, English oak grandfather clock, ladderback rocking arm chair, walnut round table, early 1/2 arrowback settle bench, walnut secretary bookcase, cherry tilt top candle stand, Chippendale and Queene Ann style wingback chairs, Chippendale style loveseat, 80″ leather sofa with tufted back, cart coffee table, pair of camel back settees, Soda Fountain booth, Oak conference table, Lindeman & Sons player piano with rolls, oak Victrola, wicker, architectural items, porcelain ice box, L.D. Addison Distiller Old Breckenridge Hand Made Sour mash Whiskey, Pure Apple Brandy Addision, KY crock lamp, Standard Churn Co. No. 2 churn, mounted 74 sample barbed wire collection, oak Buckeye Bantam incubator, tribal artifacts, Oriental porcelain, decoys, Folk Art paintings by Georgia artist Mary Greene, face jug, John Meaders rooster bowl, flat screen TV’s, Lindeman & Sons player piano and rolls, and more.
English Pewter including James Yates tankards, James Dixon lidded cans, early charger, sets of china (Spode Christmas Tree, Johnson Brothers Old Britain Castles), flow blue, clocks, early child’s gliding horse, 7-star war flag, Folk Art, good primitive items, samplers, stoneware and crockery, leaded panel lamp, large selection of good early quilts, early samplers, tools, oriental rugs, large selection of painting and portraits (pair of ooc portraits of Philena H. Mulford Kirby and Francis C. Kirby, Married 1830, oval ooc portrait of “Sophie Rose” dated 1913, oil on canvas fall lake scene, oil on canvas of a river and mountains, Victorian folk art portrait of a lady in an early painted pine frame, oval canvas portraits of a man and woman, large portrait of a gentleman, landscapes), cranberry flashed lamp, Advertising (Independent Biscuit tin, United States Baking Co. Louisville, KY box with Bardstown, KY stencil on side, Ampollina Dye cabinet, Moxie cooler, 7-Up Selectivend Mod. SV170 can drink machine, KY Tavern taxi sign, Coca-Cola wooden folding chairs) forged trivet and copper teapot, antique sewing box and pin cushion, hanging Betty lamp, mahogany hanging wall clock, early children’s toys, mahogany steeple clock, woodenware, early hat box, early leather fire bucket, Royal Worcester cookware, early rocking horse glider, toleware box, Jerome & Co. mantle clock, wooden hat bos, Sleepy Eye pitcher with Monmouth mark, Old Masters hidden liquor cabinet, 11″ cylinder music box, pr. Gucci stag stirrup cups, gold filled pocket watch, L. Breininger redware plate “Diane”, architectural items, porcelain ice box, Standard Churn Co. No. 2 stencilled churn, seewer tile items, primitive and Folk Art signs, Yard Art, Folk Art paintings by Georgia artist Mary Greene, eed Bagdad, KY wooden sign, brass scales, cast iron Folk Art tractor, cribbage board, oak Buckey Bantam incubator, Tribal artifacts, King Londini mahogany inlaid grandmother clock, Uncle Sam whirligig, child’s porcelain bath tub on frame, signed face jug, John Meaders rooster bowl, jug with grapes, decoys, foot warmers, iron cooking utensils, and an abundance of smalls with lots of groupings.
LG stainless steel double door refrigerator with freezer base, Frigidaire stack washer/dryer set, Kenmore smooth top electric range, Toishiba 60″ TV with equipment, Insignia flat screen TV, kitchen items, linens, and more.