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Mockingbird Valley - Serenity at its Finest

The Mockingbird Valley Subdivision is a small community in a beautiful country enclave with a rural feel.  The neighborhood is located directly east of Louisville along the Ohio River on river bluffs and rolling hills. The elite homes are mostly off road, obscured by the dense trees, or located across stone bridges hidden by traditionally-built walls from local stone and wood. Over one-third of the area is privately-owned, so it’s a very close-knit neighborhood.

Mockingbird Valley Homes

Rock Hill was the first home built in the area back in 1840, and it still stands. The land around it was initially all farmland, but due to the serene beauty of the area, wealthy Louisville residents began building summer homes.  Atilla and Carrie Gaulbert Cox built their vacation home in Mockingbird Valley in 1905. Subsequently, Cox’s Park was named after them. The year 1908 brought Annie and Stuart Duncan who built the first year-round residence of the area. Not long afterwards, their move was followed by the Jarvis addition in 1912. Suddenly a community was starting to evolve!

Mockingbird Valley

The Green Hills Neighborhood was built in 1924, followed shortly thereafter by the Overbrook in 1929. Mockingbird Valley was incorporated into its own city in 1940. The area's development slowed down a bit after that to preserve the indescribable beauty of the countryside. A final small subdivision was built in 2006 and dubbed Mockingbird Valley River Bluff. It contains only 15 lots on 54 acres. The Louisville Country Club, built is 1905 is also very close to the community.

Mockingbird Valley is the definition of elite and has the highest resident-earned income in the Louisville area. The neighborhood itself desires to be known as a historic preservation district and wishes for no further development. The community is a serene environment filled with lush plant life, large trees and the peaceful rolling sounds of the Ohio. One just cannot blame the home owners for wanting it to stay that way.

To learn more about other great neighborhoods in the area, please visit Louisville Subdivisions.

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32 Mockingbird Valley Dr
Louisville, KY 40207
32 Mockingbird Valley Dr Louisville, KY 40207
1 of 41
$2,895,000
Subdivision: Mockingbird Valley
BEDS
5
BATHS
5
SQ.FT.
9,292
BUILT
2008
ON SITE
108Days
MLS
1502272
Stately Georgian colonial on verdant 3.75 acre lot adjoining Louisville Country Club golf course. Custom built by the Steier Company with extraordinary attention to detail. Lovely entrance hall with...
3205 Mockingbird Ln
Louisville, KY 40207
3205 Mockingbird Ln Louisville, KY 40207
1 of 67
$1,600,000
Subdivision: Mockingbird Valley
BEDS
5
BATHS
5
SQ.FT.
5,858
BUILT
1936
ON SITE
55Days
MLS
1507134
An absolutely stunning Mockingbird Valley gem, this 5 Bedroom Classic has a private setting with a sweeping front lawn as it overlooks beautifully manicured hillsides. The Entry Hall is flanked on...
431 Mayfair Ln
Louisville, KY 40207
431 Mayfair Ln Louisville, KY 40207
1 of 42
$1,325,000
Subdivision: Mockingbird Valley
BEDS
4
BATHS
5
SQ.FT.
4,610
BUILT
1941
ON SITE
72Days
MLS
1505603
Nestled just off the Lightfoot/ Mayfair split, this Jeffersonian classic is truly a one-of-a-kind property in Mockingbird Valley. Special features of this 4 bed 4.5 baths include: 2 separate master...
416 Mockingbird Hill Rd
Louisville, KY 40207
416 Mockingbird Hill Rd Louisville, KY 40207
1 of 61
$1,250,000
Subdivision: Mockingbird Valley
BEDS
5
BATHS
5
SQ.FT.
4,759
BUILT
1929
ON SITE
109Days
MLS
1502151
Just minutes from Downtown Louisville and the Ohio River, this stunning classic home, designed by the architectural firm of Nevin and Morgan, has gone through extensive updating the past few years...
3345 Brownsboro Rd
Louisville, KY 40207
3345 Brownsboro Rd Louisville, KY 40207
1 of 40
$669,000 ( $61,000 )
Subdivision: Mockingbird Valley
BEDS
4
BATHS
5
SQ.FT.
4,075
BUILT
1930
ON SITE
220Days
MLS
1493687
A choice opportunity to own this gorgeous colonial on a private lane in desired Mockingbird Valley! The home welcomes guests with stunning curb appeal and an inviting front to back center stair hall....
Mockingbird Valley Real Estate Market StatisticsAugust 18, 2018
7
Listed
91
Avg. DOM
$219.14
Avg. $ / Sq. Ft.
$1,250,000
Med. List Price

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