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Old 04-12-2015, 06:47 PM
Location: The Beautiful Bluegrass!
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Do any of you know anything about the brick home that is sitting on the south side of Rt. 60 near Hamburg? I guess they plan to demolish it. =(

I'm interested in the history of Hamburg Place and other BIG farms. Any book suggestions?
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Old 04-14-2015, 03:58 PM
Location: Todds Rd. area
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It looks to me like they are going to develop part of the property between the house and the interstate off ramp. I am sure it will eventually be torn down, but I would think if they were doing it now it would have already been done. Plus, they have only cleared part of the land.

A friend of mine drove up to the house, thinking it was vacant. The occupant lives over the detached garage according to my friend.

I am interested in the history too. I am sure it was waaaaaaay outside of Lexington when it was built. I hate to see it go, but you can't stop progress. Even the classic old neighborhoods well inside New Circle Road were once somebody's farm that suffered a similar fate.
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