Is this Your Dream Home in Lexington Ky?

dream home in Lexington Ky
dream home in Lexington Ky

This dream home in Lexington Ky has a pool, is on a lake, is in 40502, and is just minutes from downtown and the University of Kentucky campus!

If you could buy your dream home in Lexington Ky, it just might be 3540 Castlegate Wynd.

This lovely home has a quiet understated exterior that gives no hint to the amazing wow-appeal inside and on the back deck! Listed at $1,499,000 it is located in a secluded setting that is just minutes from the University of Kentucky campus, the Arboretum and downtown. It’s on a nearly half-acre waterfront lot overlooking a private spring-fed lake- and even has a spectacular in-ground pool.

The front door opens to a gorgeous two story foyer with a stunning circular staircase. The pristine marble floors lead to the formal living room with 20′ windows overlooking the lake and the pool.

dream home in Lexington Ky

Stunning two-story entrance in this dream home in Lexington Ky

dream home in Lexington Ky

Awesome 20′ wall of windows in the two-story living room!

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Custom-ceilings and high quality trim work throughout this dream home!

The 5 bedroom 5.5 bathroom home has loads of luxurious amenities including an elevator, two wet bars, two circular staircases, custom ceilings, and lots storage and even a gift wrap/hobby room. The 7526 square foot home has upscale finish work and 8-foot solid wood paneled doors throughout. The amenities don’t stop on the inside: outside there’s over 500 square feet of deck overlooking the pool and lake, an irrigation system and even a heated driveway.

What dream home wouldn’t be complete without a stunning kitchen? The amazing chef’s kitchen features walls of birds-eye maple cabinets with a six-burner Dacor gas stove. There is over 30 linear feet of black granite counter space facing the eat-in kitchen and the spacious family room- both of which overlook the upper decks with lake views.

dream home in Lexington Ky

The kitchen is a chef’s dream and opens up to the family room and eat-in area, both overlooking the lake.

dream home in Lexington Ky

Lots of birds-eye maple and black granite in this wet bar adjacent to the kitchen.

dream home in Lexington Ky

There’s an elevator to all three floors in this dream home in Lexington Ky

dream home in Lexington Ky

Spa-quality master suite including this bathroom, custom closet and lake views from the bedroom.

dream home in Lexington Ky

The understated exterior has a secret– there’s lots of wow-appeal inside this dream home in Lexington Ky!

The first floor master suite also has lake views as well as a spa-quality bathroom with his & her counters and a huge custom closet. Also on the first floor is the formal dining room, a guest bedroom with full bath, a half bath, the laundry room, and a library.

The second floor has four bedrooms with three full bathrooms, all of which are en suite. There’s also a bonus room with a skylight and a gift wrap/hobby room.

You’ll love that this home has two full service wet bars with dishwashers. One is on the main level next to the kitchen adjacent to the formal living room and one is overlooking the family room on the lower level. The lower level also features a huge room with a lake view and a walk-in closet. This could be a home office or a sixth bedroom. Additionally there is an eating/card playing area and a large rec room. There’s a full bathroom so the lower level could easily serve as private guest quarters.

In addition to the elevator, you’ll appreciate that this home has double staircases. There’s a second curving staircase from the main level to the lower level as well as standard staircases leading to all three levels, plus a carpeted one leading up to the attic. Yes, there’s lots of storage both in the attic and the lower level.

There are only eight homes sharing the private spring-fed lake and there are even fish in the lake. This dream home also has a four car garage,  three fireplaces, a central vac system, security system and more.

If this sounds like your dream home in Lexington Ky be sure to check it out at 3540 Castlegate Wynd. This home is in the Castlegate neighborhood in zip code 40502 off of Chinoe Road. About 170 people live in Castlegate, considered one of Lexington’s premier neighborhoods. Residents are minutes from downtown, UK campus, Chevy Chase shopping and the Chinoe Center plaza.

Click this link to learn more about this dream home for sale in Lexington Ky! And here’s a link to all homes for sale in Castlegate in Lexington Ky.

By the way, 3540 Castlegate Wynd is listed by Liz Violet Newell of LexHomes! Contact LexHomes to schedule a showing!

If you’re buying or selling a home in Lexington Ky or moving to Lexington Ky, be sure to contact Ivan ‘Z’ Newell and the LexHomes Team for assistance with Lexington KY real estate. 'Z' and the LexHomes team members are 'Loving Lexington!" and loving to assist people in search of homes for sale, Kentucky horse farms or investment properties in Lexington, KY and surrounding areas. If you'd like more information on a real estate career with LexHomes Real Estate, we're always looking for more dedicated real estate agents! Just email us at info@lexhomes.com or call us at (859) LEX-HOME (539-4663) today!

Get Ready for Night Market in Lexington Ky

Night Market in Lexington Ky
Night Market in Lexington Ky

Night Market in Lexington Ky is a monthly block party featuring food, vendors and live music.

Have you heard about the Night Market in Lexington Ky?  Thousands of people show up for this street festival that occurs monthly from April through December.

Night Market is a block party featuring food, music and fun. It’s located in the up-and-coming No-Li district on the north side of town. No-Li is short for North Limestone and the event showcases local businesses on that street and the surrounding area. Shop local opportunities nearby or via one of the vendor booths include Wild Fig bookstore, Broomwagon Coffee Shop and Bike Repair, West Sixth Brewery, Crank and Boom Ice Cream, Kentucky for Kentucky, and Bradford BBQ. The free event is sponsored by the North Limestone Cultural Development Corp.

The pop-up market began a few years ago and happens from 6-10pm the first Friday of each month April through December. The event encompasses the 700 block of Bryan Avenue near Loudon and North Limestone Streets with parking available nearby. There’s also a stage area with live music with a different band each week.

Night Market in Lexington Ky

Night Market in Lexington Ky attracts about 5000 people each month.

Night Market in Lexington Ky

Night Market in Lexington Ky

This location is also a great place to center your home search. Residents are just five minutes from downtown and Transylvania University, and just ten from the University of Kentucky campus. New Circle road, Lexington’s beltway encircling the core of town, is 5 minutes north. On ramps to I-64 and I-75 are also about five minutes away. Other conveniences include L’Escalade climbing gym, a recently upgraded YMCA, and the Legacy biking and walking trail.

Homes in the north side of Lexington tend to be older brick or siding homes including some bungalows and lots of cape cods. There are also some large brick Victorian mansions closer to downtown. Homes for sale within a half mile of North Limestone and Loudon Avenue range from $75,000 to $599,900 and can be found in Castlewood Park, Fayette Park, Elsmere Park and downtown. Check out the current listings so that one day soon you can walk to Night Market in Lexington Ky!

If you’re buying or selling a home in Lexington Ky or moving to Lexington Ky, be sure to contact Ivan ‘Z’ Newell and the LexHomes Team for assistance with Lexington KY real estate. 'Z' and the LexHomes team members are 'Loving Lexington!" and loving to assist people in search of homes for sale, Kentucky horse farms or investment properties in Lexington, KY and surrounding areas. If you'd like more information on a real estate career with LexHomes Real Estate, we're always looking for more dedicated real estate agents! Just email us at info@lexhomes.com or call us at (859) LEX-HOME (539-4663) today!

Find designer hardware at Willis Klein in Lexington Ky

Willis Klein in Lexington Ky
Willis Klein in Lexington Ky

Willis Klein in Lexington Ky is on Walton Avenue.

If you are getting ready to sell your home in Lexington Ky, then you may be planning some updates. If all-new kitchen and bathrooms are not in your budget, there are some relatively inexpensive changes you can do that will make a big difference. A shop that can help you with that is Willis Klein in Lexington Ky.

This decorative plumbing and hardware store was founded in Louisville in 1960 and is part of a four-store chain. The Lexington location opened in 2002 and specializes in a wide range of designer hardware. The more time you spend exploring the large showroom, the more products and services you’ll find! Willis Klein is the place to go if you are switching out doorknobs, cabinet handles and pulls, faucets, and more. They also sell fancy freestanding bathtubs, tile backsplash, and lighting. There’s even an in-store closet design studio where homeowners can get a closet custom-designed for their space. Willis Klein also sells and installs safes and provides locksmith services.

Willis Klein in Lexington Ky

Willis Klein in Lexington Ky specializes in designer hardware and plumbing .

Willis Klein in Lexington Ky

Lots of locks, doorknobs and hardware at Willis Klein in Lexington Ky

Willis Klein in Lexington Ky

Willis Klein in Lexington Ky also has a custom closet studio with a dedicated designer- the wonderful Meme Simmons.

The store on Walton Avenue is located next to Warehouse Block a former industrial area that is now a thriving shopping and entertainment district.  The area features a European market, a beer hall, restaurants including Locals Craft Food & Drink, gyms, a jewelry store, and much more.

The surrounding neighborhoods are a convenient area for those wishing to bike to Transylvania University or the University of Kentucky. Downtown is less than a mile away. Warehouse Block is just off Winchester Road which leads into town, and outbound connecting to New Circle Road and I-75. New Circle is our beltway encircling the core of Lexington.

There are several neighborhoods within walking distance to Willis Klein in Lexington Ky and Warehouse Block. These include Kenwick, Bell Court, Mentelle Park, Equestrian View, Ashland Park, and Liberty Heights.

If you’re buying or selling a home in Lexington Ky or moving to Lexington Ky, be sure to contact Ivan ‘Z’ Newell and the LexHomes Team for assistance with Lexington KY real estate. 'Z' and the LexHomes team members are 'Loving Lexington!" and loving to assist people in search of homes for sale, Kentucky horse farms or investment properties in Lexington, KY and surrounding areas. If you'd like more information on a real estate career with LexHomes Real Estate, we're always looking for more dedicated real estate agents! Just email us at info@lexhomes.com or call us at (859) LEX-HOME (539-4663) today!

Check out Boyd Orchards in Versailles Ky

Boyd Orchards in Versailles Ky
Boyd Orchards in Versailles Ky

Apples take the spotlight at Boyd Orchards in Versailles Ky

Now is a great time to take a drive out to Boyd Orchards in Versailles Ky. This family-friendly farm sells produce, serves lunch, and hosts birthday parties, weddings and other events on the 70-acre property. Just a 30-minute drive from Lexington, the venue attracts produce lovers who want just-picked freshness.

Terry and Susie Boyd are the fifth generation of farmers to work the land. The focus is on fruit, especially apples, and they also grow strawberries, peaches, berries, pears, grapes, and pumpkins. Vegetables include asparagus, corn, squash, onions, potatoes, and tomatoes. Many of what is grown is also available for shoppers to pick directly from the source. You-pick favorites for kids of all ages include berries, strawberries, and pumpkins.

Children can also visit the petting zoo and play on the playground which features huge slides, a pirate ship and a playhouse made from hay bales. Besides fresh produce the store sells homemade pies and cakes, preserves, marinades, and gifts. The Apple Blossom Cafe has a rotating menu with hamburgers, hot dogs, and other kid-friendly foods. Desserts are a highlight featuring seasonal favorites such as strawberry shortcake or apple dumplings.

Boyd Orchards in Versailles Ky

Lexington and Versailles are surrounded by beautiful farmland.

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Perhaps you’d like to own a small horse farm in Central Kentucky?

The scenic drive to Boyds Orchards in Versailles Ky may have you dreaming of owning a farm of your own. Or perhaps you want a house in a rural country setting. Versailles offers the best of both worlds by offering a small-town of just 9000 people surrounded by rolling hills and farmland- yet the town itself is only 20 minutes from Lexington. Versailles also has one of the largest Kroger groceries in the state. Commuting from this charming small town to Frankfort is also about 20 minutes. The interstate system makes connecting to Louisville, Georgetown and Cincinnati easy also. Click this link to see homes for sale in downtown Versailles and visit our Neighborhoods page to see more Versailles neighborhoods. And also check out this link to see horse farms and properties for sale in Central Kentucky.

If you’re buying or selling a home in Lexington Ky or moving to Lexington Ky, be sure to contact Ivan ‘Z’ Newell and the LexHomes Team for assistance with Lexington KY real estate. 'Z' and the LexHomes team members are 'Loving Lexington!" and loving to assist people in search of homes for sale, Kentucky horse farms or investment properties in Lexington, KY and surrounding areas. If you'd like more information on a real estate career with LexHomes Real Estate, we're always looking for more dedicated real estate agents! Just email us at info@lexhomes.com or call us at (859) LEX-HOME (539-4663) today!

An update on the Summit at Fritz Farm in Lexington Ky

Summit at Fritz Farm in Lexington Ky
Summit at Fritz Farm in Lexington Ky

The Summit at Fritz Farm in Lexington Ky is a MAJOR new mall under construction.

We’ve written about the Summit at Fritz Farm before. This is a MAJOR shopping mall under construction on the south side of town. Here’s the latest:

This newest shopping plaza is along the retail corridor of Nicholasville Road. Beginning about two miles south of the University of Kentucky campus, this area includes the Mall at Lexington Green and Fayette Mall. Construction began on the Summit at Fritz Farm in October with the clearing of farmland at the site, located at the corner of Nicholasville Road and Man O’ War Boulevards.

Summit at Fritz Farm in Lexington Ky

Summit at Fritz Farm in Lexington Ky

The large development includes 280,000 square feet of retail space, a 306-unit condo complex, a boutique hotel, and 40,000 square feet of office space. The outdoor mall is expected to in March 2017 and will feature a Whole Foods, Pottery Barn, Shake Shack, Lily Rain, and more. A food hall will serve as the entertainment center of the development complete with a brewery and a stage for live bands. The Summit is proud to be the first major mall in the region showcasing local restaurants, not just national chains. Area talent who will be leasing space include Toa Green of Crank and Boom ice cream, Ilias Pappas of Athenian Grill and Ouita Michel of Holly Hill.

The developers of the new mall targeted this area because of the high average household income in the area. While Lexington has an average household income of nearly $50,000, the residents near the mall have an average household income of over $73,000. There are homes in a wide range of price points that are convenient to the mall, and homeowners take advantage of living in a great part of town.

In addition to being close to all that shopping, residents are just six miles from the center of town and less than five miles from the University of Kentucky campus. Man O’ War Boulevard is an east-west connector linking the airport to the west to Hamburg shopping and I-75 in the east. Just behind the Fayette Mall is the 176-acre Shillito Park with walking trails, tennis courts, baseball fields and more.

Homes for sale near the Summit at Fritz Farm in Lexington Ky range from $105,000 to over $300,000 and can be found in Glasford, Southpoint, Willow Bend, Blueberry Hill, Devondale, Cobblestone, Pickway, Waveland Estates, and Waterford. All of these neighborhoods are five minutes or less from the shopping corridor. Click the links to learn more then contact us to schedule a showing.

If you’re buying or selling a home in Lexington Ky or moving to Lexington Ky, be sure to contact Ivan ‘Z’ Newell and the LexHomes Team for assistance with Lexington KY real estate. 'Z' and the LexHomes team members are 'Loving Lexington!" and loving to assist people in search of homes for sale, Kentucky horse farms or investment properties in Lexington, KY and surrounding areas. If you'd like more information on a real estate career with LexHomes Real Estate, we're always looking for more dedicated real estate agents! Just email us at info@lexhomes.com or call us at (859) LEX-HOME (539-4663) today!

Heard About Herbe Restaurant in Lexington Ky?

Herbe Restaurant in Lexington Ky
Herbe Restaurant in Lexington Ky

Herbe Restaurant in Lexington Ky

You may not know about Herbe restaurant in Lexington Ky because it’s on the outer edge of Fayette County. The cafe is on U.S. 60/Winchester Road almost at the Clark County border.

From the outside, it looks like a simple roadside diner, however inside is another story. Patrons can choose from a variety of whimsical tables and chairs that provide a cozy and comfortable setting whether they sit close to the action of the kitchen or tucked away in a quiet corner. There are lots of quirky decor on the walls to look at as well.

Herbe Restaurant in Lexington Ky

Herbe Restaurant in Lexington Ky is worth checking out.

Herbe Restaurant in Lexington Ky

Herbe Restaurant in Lexington Ky

 

But first take a look at the menu.

Chef Meghan Hensley puts her culinary school education to work at Herbe with some creative dishes. In fact, she recently won in two categories at Taste of the Bluegrass: Best Entree and Best Dessert. Everything is locally-sourced and made to order. Lunch offerings on a recent visit included Roasted Chicken that featured cheddar, bacon, balsamic, and a fig-date compote, Grown-up Grilled Cheese, Blueberry Basil Burger, Cabbage Soup, as well as interesting side dishes such as a grain salad.

Herbe Restaurant in Lexington Ky

The Blueberry Basil Burger at Herbe Restaurant in Lexington Ky won an award at Taste of the Bluegrass, extra napkins recommended!

Herbe Restaurant in Lexington Ky

A burger Panini at Herbe Restaurant in Lexington Ky

There’s an ever-changing dessert menu, too. Recent temptations were coconut pecan cupcakes with chocolate icing, banana cake with cranberry compote, bananas foster cinnamon rolls, lemon cake, and chocolate chip cookie dough cupcakes.

The farm-to-table offerings at Herbe may have you daydreaming of owning a farm of your own. After your stop at the diner, continue into Clark County and check out this new listing!

home for sale on Log Lick Road Winchester Ky

Live the country dream on this seven acres for sale in Winchester Kentucky

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This renovated farmhouse on seven acres is for sale in Winchester Kentucky

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Check out the gorgeous ceilings in this home for sale on seven acres in Winchester.

You’ll fall in love with this 1738 square foot farmhouse on seven acres. This charming home features tongue-in-groove wood ceilings, a renovated kitchen with a tin ceiling, and more. It is ideal for raising goats or chickens, planting a large garden, and just enjoying the country life. Read more about 2865 Log Lick Road here.

And if you are dreaming of even more acreage, here’s our link to Central Kentucky Horse Farms for Sale.

If you’re buying or selling a home in Lexington Ky or moving to Lexington Ky, be sure to contact Ivan ‘Z’ Newell and the LexHomes Team for assistance with Lexington KY real estate. 'Z' and the LexHomes team members are 'Loving Lexington!" and loving to assist people in search of homes for sale, Kentucky horse farms or investment properties in Lexington, KY and surrounding areas. If you'd like more information on a real estate career with LexHomes Real Estate, we're always looking for more dedicated real estate agents! Just email us at info@lexhomes.com or call us at (859) LEX-HOME (539-4663) today!

The Reserve at Newtown Springs in Lexington Ky has it all!

The Reserve at Newtown Springs in Lexington Ky
The Reserve at Newtown Springs in Lexington Ky

The Reserve at Newtown Springs in Lexington Ky is a newer neighborhood that’s close to town.

Want to live in a newer neighborhood but still be close to downtown and have easy access to the Interstates? Here’s the scoop on The Reserve at Newtown Springs in Lexington Ky.

Residents of this convenient subdivision are leas than four miles from downtown,  less than two miles to I-75 and I-64, and close to a golf course. And the Legacy Trail borders the neighborhood!

The Reserve at Newtown Springs in Lexington Ky

New homes are still being built at The Reserve at Newtown Springs .

The Reserve at Newtown Springs in Lexington Ky

This home is for sale at The Reserve at Newtown Springs in Lexington Ky

The Reserve at Newtown Springs in Lexington Ky

Townhomes at The Reserve at Newtown Springs in Lexington Ky

The Reserve at Newtown Springs in Lexington Ky

Residents of the The Reserve at Newtown Springs can walk to the Legacy Trail!

Development of The Reserve at Newtown Springs began about ten years ago and there are now over 40 homes and townhouses, with more under construction. The neighborhood entrance is at Citation Boulevard and Newtown Pike, just north of New Circle Road. Newtown Pike provides easy access downtown, and outbound quickly leads to the Interstates. New Circle Road is Lexington’s beltway encircling the core of town, while Citation Boulevard is a westbound alternative.

The Legacy Trail is a biking, walking, and jogging trail that opened in 2010. The route goes from the North End YMCA to the Kentucky Horse Park, crossing bridges and cutting through farmland along the way. The 12-mile trail is wide and well-marked with plans to eventually extend the path to Georgetown.

There’s a public golf course practically next door:  The Griffin Gate Golf Club is a 250-acre semi private course that just completed an extensive renovation.

Homes in this neighborhood are either ranches or two stories ranging from 2000 to 3000 square feet. Click this link to see homes for sale at The Reserve at Newtown Springs. Then contact us to schedule a showing.

If you’re buying or selling a home in Lexington Ky or moving to Lexington Ky, be sure to contact Ivan ‘Z’ Newell and the LexHomes Team for assistance with Lexington KY real estate. 'Z' and the LexHomes team members are 'Loving Lexington!" and loving to assist people in search of homes for sale, Kentucky horse farms or investment properties in Lexington, KY and surrounding areas. If you'd like more information on a real estate career with LexHomes Real Estate, we're always looking for more dedicated real estate agents! Just email us at info@lexhomes.com or call us at (859) LEX-HOME (539-4663) today!

Do you know about the Deepwood Subdivision in Lexington Ky?

There’s a pretty neighborhood just ten minutes from downtown with big yards and beautiful homes. Mature shade trees line the streets in the Deepwood subdivision in Lexington Ky, not far from the 26-acre Constitution Park. Residents enjoy the best of both worlds as they are close to both downtown and horse country.

Deepwood is just three miles north of downtown which can easily be reached via North Broadway. The neighborhood is off of Old Paris Pike, which runs parallel to Broadway. North Limestone becomes this road so the return trip from the urban center is often a breeze. Old Paris Pike continues into Paris Pike, voted one of the most scenic roads in the state- passing by some of the most iconic horse farms and rolling hills of Kentucky bluegrass in the area.

Most homes in the neighborhood were built in the 50s and 60s with a mix of ranches and colonials. Many are custom-built homes that have been well-maintained and have over 3500 square feet of living space. It’s easy to find lot of a half acre or more, typically with a mature trees and thoughtful lansdcaping.

If you’re buying or selling a home in Lexington Ky or moving to Lexington Ky, be sure to contact Ivan ‘Z’ Newell and the LexHomes Team for assistance with Lexington KY real estate. 'Z' and the LexHomes team members are 'Loving Lexington!" and loving to assist people in search of homes for sale, Kentucky horse farms or investment properties in Lexington, KY and surrounding areas. If you'd like more information on a real estate career with LexHomes Real Estate, we're always looking for more dedicated real estate agents! Just email us at info@lexhomes.com or call us at (859) LEX-HOME (539-4663) today!

All about the Palomar Shopping Center in Lexington Ky

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palomar lexington kyñ

When buyers list what they want when looking for a new home, convenience is often high on the list. Many house hunters want to be close to the grocery, banks, and other shopping with easy access to the rest of town. One of our popular residential areas features a large shopping complex with a variety of neighborhoods nearby. Here’s the scoop on the Palomar Shopping Center in Lexington Ky.

With over 100,000 square feet of retail space, the shopping at Palomar would likely be all you would need in a given week. The center is anchored by a Walmart Neighborhood Market, and also features an LA Fitness, Central Bank, Queen Bee gift shop, a hair salon, a florist and more. Restaurants include Panera Bread, Wild Eggs, and Malones.

The plaza is five miles south of downtown off of Harrodsburg Road at the intersection of Man O’ War Boulevard. This area is on the “rural edge” with country lanes, barns and horses just a few minutes away. Palomar is in the southwest corner of Fayette County, conveniently close to the airport and Keeneland Race Track. Harrodsburg Road is a main artery becoming Broadway as it nears downtown. Man O’ War is a an east-west connector linking commuters to Versailles Road to the west providing access to Bluegrass Parkway, I-64, and Frankfort. The other direction leads to I-75 and the mega shopping complex of Hamburg.

Homes for sale within a half mile of Palomar Center in Lexington Ky are at every price point from $159,900 to just under $1 million. Neighborhoods include Palomar, Palomar Trace, Plantation, Lexington Oaks, Harrods View, Rabbit Run, Stonewall, and Cave Hill. Click the links for current homes for sale then contact me to schedule a showing.

If you’re buying or selling a home in Lexington Ky or moving to Lexington Ky, be sure to contact Ivan ‘Z’ Newell and the LexHomes Team for assistance with Lexington KY real estate. 'Z' and the LexHomes team members are 'Loving Lexington!" and loving to assist people in search of homes for sale, Kentucky horse farms or investment properties in Lexington, KY and surrounding areas. If you'd like more information on a real estate career with LexHomes Real Estate, we're always looking for more dedicated real estate agents! Just email us at info@lexhomes.com or call us at (859) LEX-HOME (539-4663) today!

Broomwagon in Lexington Ky is a unique business

broomwagon lexington ky
broomwagon lexington ky

Broomwagon in Lexington Ky

I am continually amazed by the diversity of local businesses in town. Now there’s a store that combines bike repair with food and drink! Here’s the scoop on Broomwagon in Lexington Ky:

Broomwagon is not your typical bicycle shop by any means. They sell new bicycles and offer repair service with a twist. They know that many cyclists are commuters and need their bikes right away. In offering “service while you wait” they created a combination bike shop/cafe/beer garden. The store opened last year and has a bar at the repair station so customers can enjoy a brew while watching the mechanic at work. There is a courtyard as well where patrons can enjoy soups, salads, wraps, and tamales from an ever-changing menu. Brunch is served on weekends and features a waffle-omelette combo! Regular breakfast is served daily and features wraps, cinnamon rolls and croissants. Milkshakes are also on the menu.

broomwagon in lexington ky

Customers can enjoy a brew at the repair bar while watching the mechanic work.

broomwagon in lexington ky

Broomwagon in Lexington Ky is a combination bike shop, beer garden, and community hang out.

broomwagon in lexington ky

The shop has a coffee shop vibe and the community is welcome to hang out. There are weekly open mic nights and group events. Recent happenings include a tweed-themed bike ride, a country music concert, a heavy metal show, and even bike roller racing. Another weekly event is the Monday night jam sessions where participants are invited to bring their instrument and make some music.

The retail side of the business sells new bikes including commuter models, accessories, tee shirts and much more. By the way, “broomwagon”  is the name of the vehicle that picks up stragglers who are unable to finish a bicycle race. The store is located on North Limestone Street on the northeast corner of Loudon Avenue. This is a hip, happening area of town with new businesses opening and even a regular night market event. Currently the area includes a couple restaurants, an independent bookstore, a vintage arcade, donut shop, hair salon, and a local bar. More stuff is happening in the near future!

Residents who live near Broomwagon in Lexington Ky can walk to local shops, a drug store, a park and even a pretty spectacular climbing and fitness gym. Homes for sale in the area are at every price point up to $625,000. Neighborhoods within a half mile of the bicycle shop include Fayette Park, downtown, Arlington, and Meadows. Many of these homes would be ideal for real estate investors or first time home buyers.

If you’re buying or selling a home in Lexington Ky or moving to Lexington Ky, be sure to contact Ivan ‘Z’ Newell and the LexHomes Team for assistance with Lexington KY real estate. 'Z' and the LexHomes team members are 'Loving Lexington!" and loving to assist people in search of homes for sale, Kentucky horse farms or investment properties in Lexington, KY and surrounding areas. If you'd like more information on a real estate career with LexHomes Real Estate, we're always looking for more dedicated real estate agents! Just email us at info@lexhomes.com or call us at (859) LEX-HOME (539-4663) today!