Located five miles northwest of Elizabethtown, Kentucky, the Hardin County community of Rineyville is approximately 50 minutes from Louisville. Named after an early teacher of Abraham Lincoln named Zachariah Riney, the community is nestled on the historic Lincoln Trail, south of Fort Knox. Homes in this area will put you close to the sports and recreation of Freeman Lake Park as well as Otter Creek Park, closer to the Ohio River.
Owning real estate in Rineyville, you will dine out near Elizabethtown; included restaurants feature steak, sushi, Thai and more. Travel east to Bardstown and enjoy flavorful Mexican fare and to Vine Grove for Italian or Asian dishes. Shopping is found in Elizabethtown, with major retailers located there; you will also find a variety of entertainment options and several museums, including the Hardin County Historical Museum and the Schmidt Museum of Coca Cola. Moreover, you can drive up to Fort Knox for the Patton Museum of Cavalry and Armor. And for golfing enthusiasts in the family, golf courses are located in the vicinity and include Pine Valley Golf Resort and the Lincoln Trail Country Club in Vine Grove.
Estates for sale in Rineyville, Kentucky, might be in the style of a southern Colonial home on acreage, with a wide front porch for relaxing and entertaining. Homes that date back from the 1870s can still be found in this community. Amenities such as formal dining room and log-exposed wall are part of their design. Real estate for entertaining is featured as well; residences with several stone fireplaces, gazebo, waterfall, outdoor kitchen and heated pool are among the distinctive choices. Big Springs Road has several properties that are ideal for those who love to entertain family and friends and are seeking acreage as well. For more modest budgets, properties in subdivisions such as Bel Aire Estates, are surrounded by landscaping and are in the ranch style of architecture. Ideal for the growing family, one might find a fireplace, laundry room, eat-in kitchen, deck, garden area and more. LaVista Estates is another choice for growing families; spacious two story single family residences are located close to schools and the highway. You'll enjoy sitting on your front porch or deck or chatting with the neighbors. Real estate for first time buyers is also among the choices, with brick ranch-style homes, such as found at Rolling Heights, that are affordable as well as spacious.