404 East 2nd Street, Covington, Kentucky • Historic Licking Riverside District
This gracious 9,000 sq.ft. 1865 historic Kentucky landmark property is located at the end of prestigious Second Street in Covington, Kentucky and has features that can only be found in such a one of a kind property. The limestone trimmed brick structure exudes elegance and having been occupied by only two families in its 147 year history; it has been perfectly preserved and is in pristine condition throughout. All of the original light fixtures, fireplaces and decorative woodwork are still in place.
The gracious interior features large elegant rooms on all 3 floors and includes an airy, spacious parlor/formal living room with decorative plaster ceiling moldings, game room, dining room each with fireplaces and 4 large bedrooms with adjoining baths.
The property is surrounded by mature trees which provide a privacy screen from the street and the yard features a meandering brick walk, many flowering trees, perennial day lily beds, a magnificent over 140 year old Ginkgo tree, many original hedges and shrubs and a large brick patio that is perfect for outdoor entertaining.
From this beautiful historic neighborhood, it is only a fifteen minute walk to the heart of downtown Cincinnati. The Laidley House faces the historic Carneal House which dates to 1817 and shares the block with the grand Mimosa Mansion.
To inquire about purchasing this residence, contact Susan Huff.