Fincastle Estate Historic Restoration
The entire home was renovated including:
- The exterior of the main house and pool house were scraped and repainted.
All rotten materials were replaced with rot resistant product Azek.
- Windows were removed and historic replacements installed.
- All floors were sanded and refinished or had new quarter sewn oak floors installed,
- All baths, kitchen and butler’s pantry were removed and replaced with new materials
and a style befitting a historic home.
- All electrical and plumbing were updated plus HVAC added where necessary (three systems).
- Major room addition included family room and mud room.
- Completely updated swimming pool decking and pool house with two full baths and outdoor kitchen.
- Added brick walks, limestone and bluestone patio with a classic fountain.
Tuckpointed where necessary and added new concrete turnaround.
Penny Love not only supervised the entire project but made all of the interior selections including furniture, artwork, etc.
Fincastle has been featured in:
- Country Houses of Louisville, 1899-1939, Blacklearn & Gill
- Sophisticated Living, May/June 2010
- Kentucky Homes and Gardens, Builders Homes Issue, July 2012
- The complete restored kitchen features inset cabinet doors, a subway tile backsplash and a double granite...
- The restored Butler’s Pantry including hardwood, cabinets, sink and dishwasher area, and a wine cooler....
- This dining room restoration in the historic home included updated lighting and interior decor including hand-painted mural....