Shelby County

Located midway between Louisville and the state capital at Frankfort, this is real Kentucky horse country. In addition to wide open rolling hills, you’ll also find world class shopping and proximity to the cultural amenities of Louisville in fast growing Shelby County.

Key Features

Horse Country: Kentucky is world famous for its equestrian culture, and Shelby County is a horse lover’s dream come true. Shelbyville, the county seat, is the “American Saddlebred Capital of the World,” after all! Explore dozens of horse farms and experience the Shelbyville Horse Show every summer.

Commuter Hub: Interstate 64 runs right through Shelby County, making it easy for commuters to hop on and head west into Louisville or east into Frankfort. From Shelbyville, you can be in either Louisville or Frankfort in under 40 minutes.

Nest Picks

Claudia Sanders Dinner House

Colonel Sanders and his wife Claudia moved to Shelbyville during the early years of KFC and started this restaurant after his fried chicken recipe had made them famous. Today, you can enjoy scratch-made Southern favorites and gracious Kentucky hospitality at this local landmark. Friendly and delicious!

Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass

You can find all your favorite brands and take advantage of outlet prices at Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass. Shop till you drop at dozens of designer stores, or enjoy a range of restaurants and even live bluegrass music at Brewgrass Entertainment on Friday nights.

Guist Creek Lake

It’s always a great day in the great outdoors when you’re visiting Guist Creek Lake. Bring your own boat or rent a canoe and cast out a line, or simply enjoy the peace of nature all around you. You can camp out from spring through fall to get the full lake experience!

All Shelby County Neighborhoods

Nest Realty
  • Kentucky
  • 10215 Linn Station Road
  • Louisville, KY 40223
  • 502.742.2161
  • Southern Indiana
  • 131 E Spring St
  • New Albany, IN 47150
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