• For Sale
  • Single Family

1942 Duker Ave Louisville, KY 40205 Get directions

$348,888 $153/Sq. ft.
7 Beds 3 Baths 2,284 Sq. ft. 4,999 Sq. ft. Lot
  • Age 109 Years
  • MLS# 1544543
  • Listed 22 Days Ago


Live, work and play in this wonderfully remodeled Chromatic home. In the heart of the Highlands just steps away from top local restaurants, to local arts and live entertainment. Don't miss this historic 3 story home with cement basement floor for storage and laundry. A vintage garage on the back alley made for two Model Ts that is used now for storage, motorcycles, mini, and workshop. This Victorian has seven bedrooms, three full baths, two eat-in kitchens, stained and polished wood floors on the first and second floors and carpeted third floor. In addition, the home has central air with two controls for first and second floors, two wood decks, a front porch, and a fenced in yard. Additional enhancements include a new roof (2010), newly painted facade and landscaping. Presently home is being used as a duplex with two happy tenants. The freshly painted front has been acclaimed by neighbors as unique and innovative adding to house proud. For the creative buyer there are a number of choices: a huge single family home, or renting out one of the units or both for investment income, (1) three bedrooms with full bathroom or (2) four bedrooms with two full baths. Consider also the very popular Highlands option turning one of the units into a Airbnb. The two units are currently fully leased through July of 2020. But you are getting a lot more than a beautiful home; the Highlands is ranked as one of the best urban neighborhoods in the nation. Just ask Fodor's or USA Today. Highlands--lots ofhistory, character and personality!! The Highlands is the go to neighborhood: independent, fun, walk-able, safe, awesome, stimulating, healthy . Live steps away from Louisville's premiere historic Bardstown Road in what many consider the best example of livability. Many locally owned restaurants, shops, pubs and places to hear live music. This is considered one of Louisville's most walkable neighborhood ; states website walkscore:http://www.walkscore.com/score/1942-Duker-40205. Police tells us the Highlands ranks as one of the safest neighborhoods among the 173 places in the Metro area. Both units are currently leased and commanding a total rent of $2, 900 including garage rent through July of 2020. Because of the coveted renovation, many consider these places to be below market. The Highlands was the only neighborhood that held its value during the 2008 financial crisis. Moreover, the namesake of the Highlands makes it immune to flooding issues that have sometimes plagued Louisville neighborhoods in the South and West. Make the this spacious renovated Victorian your new home.



  • Total Bathrooms: 3.00
  • Full Bathrooms: 3

Other Rooms

  • Total Rooms: 12
  • Basement Features: Unfinished, Walk-up


  • Bedrooms: 7

Heating and Cooling

  • Heating Features: Central Air, Forced Air Heat, Gas Heat
  • Number of Fireplaces: 1

Exterior and Lot Features

  • Deck
  • Porch
  • Fencing: Full, Privacy, Wood
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 4999

Land Info

  • Lot Description: Sidewalk
  • Lot Size Acres: 0.1147612
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 33.33 x 150

Garage and Parking

  • Number of Garage Spaces: 2
  • Garage Description: 2 Car Garage

Homeowners Association

  • Association: No
  • Calculated Total Monthly Association Fees: 0

Amenities and Community Features

  • Association Amenities: Additional Strg

School Information

  • School District: Jefferson

Other Property Info

  • Source Listing Status: Active
  • County: Jefferson
  • Directions: Located between Bardstown Rd and Fernwood Ave. From from Bardstown Rd turn onto Duker Ave, property will be 5 doors on your left. From Fernwood Ave turn onto Duker Ave, property will be on your left a small block before Bardstown Rd.
  • Source Property Type: Single Family Residence
  • Area: 02-Butchertwn/Hghlnds/Germantwn
  • Source Neighborhood: DUKERS ADDITION
  • Subdivision: DUKERS ADDITION
  • Source System Name: C2C

Building and Construction

  • Square Feet Living: 2284.00
  • Year Built: 1910
  • Below Grade Unfinished Area: 224.00
  • Construction Materials: Brick, Frame - Wood
  • Foundation Details: Poured Concrete
  • Property Age: 109
  • Roof: Shingle
  • House Style: 3 Story
  • Total Unfinished Area: 224


  • Electricity Connected, Fuel:Natural, Public Sewer, Public Water

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
6 Bloom Elementary School K-5 1 mi
2 Highland Middle School 6-8 0.4 mi
7 Atherton High School 9-12 1.4 mi
NA The De Paul Private School 1-8 0.1 mi

School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Maponics, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.


Property History for 1942 Duker Ave

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2019-10-01 Listed $348,888 $152 Louisville
2019-09-27 Listed $348,888 $152 Louisville
2017-11-15 Listing removed $1,199 RentalSource
2017-10-26 Listed for rent $1,199 RentalSource
2017-07-22 Listing removed $1,599 RentalSource
2017-06-30 Listed for rent $1,599 RentalSource
2017-06-29 Listing removed $1,699 RentalSource
2017-06-20 Listed for rent $1,699 RentalSource
2017-06-14 Listing removed $1,849 RentalSource
2017-06-10 Listed for rent $1,849 RentalSource
2016-05-30 Listing removed $1,695 RentalSource
2016-05-12 Price Changed for rent $1,695 RentalSource
2016-05-01 Listed for rent $1,795 RentalSource
2015-06-28 Listing removed $1,695 RentalSource
2015-06-03 Listing removed $1,099 RentalSource
2015-06-03 Listed for rent $1,695 RentalSource
2015-05-27 Price Changed for rent $1,099 RentalSource
2015-05-17 Listed for rent $1,299 RentalSource
2015-03-30 Listing removed $2,795 RentalSource
2015-03-26 Listed for rent $2,795 RentalSource
2010-05-02 Listing removed $234,900 $97 Louisville
2010-05-02 Listing removed $234,900 $97 Louisville
2010-04-20 Price Changed $234,900 $97 Louisville
2010-03-23 Price Changed $234,900 $97 Louisville
2009-12-17 Listed $229,900 $95 Louisville
2009-12-10 Listed $229,000 $95 Louisville

The price and tax history data is obtained from public records and/or MLS feeds from local jurisdiction. Contact your REALTOR® directly in order to obtain the most up-to-date information available.