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!

Dreaming of owning a Horse Farm in Central Kentucky?

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When Lexington was in the international spotlight last week with the Breeders Cup, it was an opportunity for many more people to discover the beauty of the Bluegrass area. I may be biased, but I think we live in a pretty charming location. We have a population of 300,000 surrounded by beautiful rolling hills and scenic countryside. Yet, we are easily accessible- with Louisville, Cincinnati, Nashville, Indianapolis, and Knoxville from one to four hours away. If you have been dreaming of owning a horse farm in Central Kentucky, here’s a look at what’s available:

There are currently about 150 horse farms and properties for sale in Lexington and the surrounding area. Prices range from $75,000 for a small tract of vacant land to $13 million for hundreds of acres with barns, fencing and housing. Here’s a look at a few:

 

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A 262-acre horse farm for sale in Versailles Ky for $12,500,000.

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One of the most expensive horse farms for sale in Central Kentucky is a 262-acre property with a 6500 sq ft mansion for over $12 million! It has eight barns and top of the line everything! Click this link to see the $12.5 million horse farm for sale in Versailles Ky.

 

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Five acres of land available with this $102,000 horse farm for sale in Georgetown Ky.

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You can buy five acres of vacant land just 20 minutes from Lexington in Georgetown Kentucky. The listing promises gently rolling hills ready for horses. Click the link to see this $102,000 horse farm for sale in Georgetown Ky.

 

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A $250,000 10-acre lot for sale in the Hidden Lake neighborhood in Lexington Ky

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I’ve blogged about Hidden Lake Estates before. Residents enjoy living in the country yet are only ten minutes away from Kroger grocery and suburban shopping- and just 20 minutes from downtown Lexington. This ten-acre homesite has views of the lake. Click the link to view this $250,000 property for sale in Hidden Lake Estates in Lexington Ky.

 

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A 20-acre horse farm for sale in Paris Ky,  just minutes from Lexington Ky.

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Get a 20 acre horse farm with a 4 bedroom home. The property includes a 6 stall horse barn and is just 20 minutes from downtown Lexington. Click the link to see this $538,000 horse farm for sale in Paris, Ky. It is actually on the Lexington-Fayette County line, very close to Windy Corner restaurant.

Click this link to see all the Lexington Ky horse farms and land for sale…then contact us to learn more.

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!