1211 Ruddles Mill Road, Paris, KY
$ 4,950,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#22004145
  • TypeLand
  • CountyBOURBON
  • CityParis
  • Area006 - Bourbon County
  • Zip40361
  • StyleCattle,Crops,Horses,Pasture,Recreation
  • Price$ 4,950,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage3578
  • Lot Size533 Acres
Data Source:
Bluegrass REALTORS®
Property Description

Excellent, very historic, cattle/crop farm. 533+/- acres. First time offered. Harkaway Farm, north of Paris in Bourbon County, Kentucky, dates from the 1780s. Home to generations of Spears family, direct descendants of Jacob Spears, one of the earliest distillers of bourbon! Two historic homes. The Laban Shipp/Abram Spears house is a 4 bed/3 bath stone house listed on the National Registry of Historic Places. It was built in 1787 (architect John Metcalf) and noted for it's stonework. Abram Spears (Jacob's son) bought the property in 1817. Renovated in 1930s, many historical details- 10' ceilings, hand crafted mantels, quality woodwork, built-ins, random wide plank flooring (up to 17in.), 2' stone walls and wood pegged beams. Trabue log house also located on property. Dating from 1785, log and stone cabin was moved to Harkaway from adjacent property and restored. Most of cabin restored to its original time period, But modern 1 bed/1 1/2 bath living quarters attached. Also a large log barn that Daniel Boone is believed to have helped build. Gently rolling, property boasts A managers house, two tenant houses, five (nine bent) tobacco barns, one livestock barn (rudimentary stalls), two

Elementary School Middle School High School
Cane Ridge Elementary School Bourbon Co Middle School Bourbon Co High School
Price History
12/1/2022 Listed $6,022,900
2/23/2023 18% - $4,950,000

General Features

Arch Style Mid-Century
Area 006 - Bourbon County
Best Use Cattle, Crops, Horses, Pasture, Recreation
City Paris
County Bourbon
Days on Market 450
Directions From US 68 off Paris Bypass, turn left Millersburg, then immediate left on 1940 Ruddles Mill Rd. approx 4 miles out .
Elementary School Cane Ridge
Geo Lat 38.281779
Geo Lon -84.243082
High School Bourbon Co
Housing Guest, Main, Other, Tenant(s)
Present Use Cattle, Crops, Horses, Other, Pasture, Recreation
Property Type B
School District Bourbon County - 6
Sewer Septic Tank
Status Active
Stories Two
Street Name Ruddles Mill
Structure Type House
Sub Type Farm
Subdivision Rural
Tax Rate 1.02196
Topography Gently Rolling
View Farm, Rural, Trees
Year Built 1780
Zoning AR

Interior Features

Full Baths 3
Street Suffix Road
Total Baths 3.00
Total Bedrooms 4

Exterior Features

Farm Improvements Equipment Bldg(s), Stock Barn(s), Tobacco Barn(s)
Fencing Other, Wire
Lot Size Acres 533.0000
Lot Size Source Public Records
Lot Size Square Feet 23217480.00
Mls Identifier 20180201170722572567000000
Possession Of Farm Negotiable, Other, Rental Agreement, Subject To Tenant Rights
Water Source Creek(s), Public, Spring(s)


  • 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 Land Average in 40361

AVG $1.3M
AVG 29
Year Built
AVG 1941