Shively, a western Jefferson county town and suburb of Louisville, was settled about 1780. Among the early settlers was Christian Shively who operated a mill and tavern. The town became identified with St. Helen Catholic Church, established in 1897, but the name Shively was adopted for the post office, which opened in 1920 and has since closed, because the name St. Helen was already in use. Shively was incorporated in 1938. The population is approximately 16,000.
The Shively area is developed and houses many conveniences such as groceries, cinemas and shopping. There is also an array of various home styles to choose from in this area. Shively is situated in the area where Dixie Highway and the Watterson Expressway intersect and therefor offers easy commutes to many Louisville area business centers and attractions.
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As a part of his biweekly interview series Street Talk, Family Realty’s own Sam Heine sits down(or in this case, stands up) with Ben Botkins, owner of Parkside Bike/Bed and Bike/local real estate developer to discuss his new plans to ...Read More
Wednesday, November 27, 2019
Make 4512 Deepwood Drive your new home! Call agent Chris Dayton of Family Realty at 502.295.0838 to schedule your viewing appointment today! This traditional 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath home features hardwood floors, stunning woodwork, and neutral ...Read More
Friday, October 11, 2019