$289,5001451 N Forbes Rd

Sale Pending

1451 N Forbes Rd, Lexington, KY, 40511


Est. Monthly Price:

3 Beds
3 Baths
1,766 SqFt
Schools Nearby

Trend Report

Sold Prices For All Homes in Lexington

This Home$289K

The Median Sold Price for All Homes in Lexington is $253.5K

Based on homes sold in the last 12 months

See Full Trend Report

Facts and Features

Home TypeSingle Family Residence
ParkingDriveway, Off Street
Year Built1955
HeatingForced Air, Natural Gas
FireplaceLiving Room, Masonry
MLS #20125219
StatusSale Pending


It is not often a home with such a setting is offered for sale. 40 years of love and care has gone into the landscaping and design of the .30-acre private ''arboretum'' yard with Gardener's shed. Property includes a 3-bedroom brick Cape Cod style home with 3 full baths with the Primary suite on first floor. Features include real hardwood, tile flooring and pine floors up. The updated kitchen has Shaker style cabinetry, quartz tops, classic tile floor and new upgraded stainless gas stove, microwave, sink and refrigerator. The Living Room features a cut stone woodburning fireplace flanked by bookcases and large picture window. The Dining/Sunroom has a vaulted ceiling and overlooks the backyard gardens. Home features a spacious family side entrance hall with wall of closets/storage and a 2 - car side entry attached garage. All 3 bathrooms have been updated, the primary is all new with double vanity and large tiled shower. Primary bedroom has custom cabinetry and shelving and walk-in closet. Other updates include 4-year-old gas furnace, new light fixtures, ceiling fans, recent concrete drive, new garage doors and openers and large composite deck overlooking the paradise of a back yard.

Interior Features

  • Full Bathrooms: 3
  • Appliances: Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Gas Range, Gas Water Heater, Microwave, Refrigerator, Washer
  • Flooring: Hardwood, Tile, Wood
  • Interior: Bedroom First Floor, Ceiling Fan(s), Dining Area, Eat-in Kitchen, Primary First Floor, Security System Owned, Walk-In Closet(s)
  • Fireplace: Living Room, Masonry

Exterior Features

  • Parking: Driveway, Off Street
  • Architectural Style: Cape Cod
  • Exterior: Deck, Storm Door(s)
  • Lot Size: 0.31 Acres


  • Heating: Forced Air, Natural Gas
  • Cooling: Electric


  • MLS Number: 20125219
  • Directions: Leestown Road - turn in main entrance to Meadowthorpe - Boiling Springs Drive, Right on N. Forbes. Home on corner of Meadowthorpe Ave and N. Forbes. Please park in drive and enter through side door.
  • Listing Office: Bluegrass Sotheby's International Realty

IDX The data relating to real estate for sale on this web site comes in part from the Internet Data Exchange Program of the Lexington-Bluegrass Association of Realtors Multiple Listing Service. Real estate listings held by IDX Brokerage firms other than this broker, are marked with the IDX logo or the IDX thumbnail logo and detailed information about them includes the name of the listing IDX Brokers. Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. All properties are subject to prior sale, change or withdrawal. Listing(s) information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. © 2021 LBAR Multiple Listing Service. All rights reserved.
Data displayed may be a portion of, and not a complete set of all listings published in the MLS.

Last updated on: 12/6/2021, 2:25:10 AM Eastern. If you have any questions regarding the accuracy of this data, please contact us at help@rockethomes.com.

What's it like to live at 1451 N Forbes Rd, Lexington, KY, 40511?

Schools Nearby

The school rating is a score out of 10, where 10 is the highest and 1 is the lowest.



Meadowthorpe Elementary School Meadowthorpe Elementary School url

1710 N Forbes Rd0.62 mi

Public Magnet KG-5


Harrison Elementary School Harrison Elementary School url

161 Bruce St1.41 mi

Public District PK-5


Cardinal Valley Elementary School Cardinal Valley Elementary School url

218 Mandalay Rd1.58 mi

Public District PK-5



Leestown Middle School Leestown Middle School url

2010 Leestown Rd0.86 mi

Public District 6-8


Lexington Trad Magnet School Lexington Trad Magnet School url

350 N Limestone1.94 mi

Public Magnet 6-8


Winburn Middle School Winburn Middle School url

1060 Winburn Dr2.67 mi

Public District 6-8



Paul Laurence Dunbar High School Paul Laurence Dunbar High School url

1600 Man O War Blvd4.61 mi

Public District 9-12


Opportunity Middle College Opportunity Middle College url

164 Opportunity Way0.97 mi

Public District 9-12


Steam Academy Steam Academy url

1126 Russell Cave Rd2.04 mi

Public District 9-12

All data from Great Schools

What Are The Neighbors Like?

All data provided by Home Junction and Claritas

Similar Homes For Sale

Rocket Homes logo

Interested in 1451 N Forbes Rd? Let's connect.

Let Us Contact You

By submitting your contact information you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. You also expressly consent to having Rocket Homes Real Estate LLC, Rocket Mortgage, LLC, Amrock, LLC, and affiliates in our family of companies contact you about your inquiry by text message or phone (including automatic telephone dialing system or an artificial or prerecorded voice) to the residential or cellular telephone number you have provided, even if that telephone number is on a corporate, state, or national Do Not Call Registry. You do not have to agree to receive such calls or messages as a condition of getting any services from Rocket Homes Real Estate LLC or any of its affiliates. By communicating with us by phone, you consent to calls being recorded and monitored. You also agree that we can share your personal data and contact information with third parties such as mortgage partners, partner companies, and affiliates, and that these parties may use your personal data and contact information for marketing and analytic purposes, and to improve your experience.

Rocket HomesKentuckyFayette CountyLexington405111451 N Forbes Rd

This home is located at 1451 N Forbes Rd in Lexington, KY and zip code 40511. This 1,766 square foot home, which was built in 1955, sits on a 0.31 acre lot. Features: 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms. It has been listed on Rocket Homes since November 24, 2021 and is currently priced at $289,500. The neighbors living near this home have an average income of $46,912.

Between October 2021 and November 2021, Lexington, KY real estate market has seen decrease in the number of listings by 21.5%. In November 2021 median list price was $253,590 and the average listing age was 15 days. In November 2021 more than 109 listings in Lexington, KY were sold above the asking price. During the same period more than 104 listings were sold at asking price, while more than 138 were sold below. The most common annual income of people living in Lexington, KY is between $35k-100k. The majority of families are single, no kids. Most residents in this area have post secondary degree education.

Info IconFrom Rocket Homes Real Estate and based on county public records data.