Homearama Highlights 2018

Homearama returns July 14-29 with a showcase of some of the finest custom-built homes in our community. The annual event, which is produced by the Building Industry Association of Greater Louisville, takes place at Catalpa Farms in Fisherville. Tickets, which are sold on-site, are $10 per person (cash or check only); children 12 and under are free with an adult. Gates are open 5 to 9 p.m. weekdays, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday.

Whether you’re shopping for the home of your dreams or seeking to update your current abode, Homearama is sure to offer ample inspiration. Here are a few of the 2018 highlights.

Home 2: The St. James

Infinity Homes & Development

Matt Toole



Interior Designer: Infinity Homes, Kendrick Patton

4,000 square feet

5 bedrooms

4 baths

Home Highlights:

Classic craftsman-style home with spacious front porch and open concept floor plan

Gorgeous dining room with picture window and built-in buffet

Spacious master wing with sitting areas, huge walk-in closet and access to back porch

Upper level kids retreat with three bedrooms and bath

Incredible lower level entertainment space with guest suite, bar and theater room

Covered back porch that’s accessible from both the great room and master bedroom

Beautiful, open staircase and spacious foyer

Great room with gorgeous hearth and open to kitchen with large island bar and custom cabinetry

Home 7: Presidential Series – The Thomas Jefferson

Jagoe Homes

Scott Jagoe, Bill Jagoe



Interior Design: Jagoe Homes, Amelia Laster

5,146 square feet

4 bedrooms

3.5 baths

Home Highlights:

Custom two-toned kitchen with wood hood and oversized island, glass cabinetry to ceiling, walk-in pantry, Black Slate appliances and beverage center

Spacious family room with modern, floor-to-ceiling linear tile fireplace featuring Napoleon Plasmafire and custom built-in shelving

Luxurious owner’s suite with coffered ceiling detail, spa-like bath and spacious his-and hers closet with jewelry cabinet and bench seating with storage

Creatively designed study with French doors and wainscotting near elegant powder room

Dining room with incredible views from windows on every wall, a gorgeous cathedral ceiling with wood beam detail and modern, linear chandelier

Expansive lower level entertainment area with media room and projection screen, custom bar and sunroom

Finished walkout basement with guest suite and additional flex space for entertaining and extra storage areas

Arched stone and double-door front entry and oversized back deck with professionally landscaped outdoor living space

Home 1: Sonoma

Mason Construction and Development

Daniel M. Perkins



LL&A Interior Design

Interior Designer: Tammy Randall and Sarah Borgmann



3,087 square feet

4 bedrooms

3.5 baths

Home Highlights:

Craftsman-style exterior with painted brick, mahogany double doors, stained shutters and stone accents

Two beautiful gas fireplaces, custom trim work and unique hardware and fixtures throughout

Inviting outdoor entertaining area with spacious back porch, grilling deck and gorgeous landscaping

Light and open lower level with an abundance of windows and walkout access to the rear yard

Unique granite tops, beautiful custom cabinetry and ceiling treatments throughout

Focus on organization with multi-purpose room, tractor garage and ample storage in walkout lower level

Exceptional open-concept floor plan designed for entertaining and staying organized

Incredible great room with an 11-foot coffered ceiling with wood detail

Home 6: Aniston

Welch Builders

Scott Welch



Interior Designer: Century Entertainment and Furnishings – Jennifer Burgin, Maria Leon-Johnson and Brooke Corder



4,230 square feet

4 bedrooms

3 baths

Home Highlights:

French-inspired exterior with swag roof lines, detailed brick, stone accents and stained mahogany and glass double front doors

Extensive trim and ceiling details throughout, including a brick, barrel vaulted ceiling in foyer

Gorgeous screened deck with beadboard ceiling and Trex flooring overlooking fall-away lot

Spacious master suite with hip-vaulted ceiling, beautiful corner tub, enclosed shower and a large walk-in closet with access to laundry

Great room with stone fireplace, a beamed ceiling and large openings to kitchen and dining spaces

Abundance of custom kitchen cabinets, expansive granite countertop island, double ovens and large walk-in pantry

Walkout lower level family room with nine-foot ceilings, wet bar, entertainment center, billiards space and guest suite

Flex spaces in lower level that can function as an exercise room, craft room, home office or additional bedroom and plenty of storage

Homearama 2018

July 14-29

Catalpa Farms


Directions: Travel east of the Gene Snyder Freeway on Shelbyville Road headed toward Eastwood. As you enter Eastwood, keep right by the Eastwood Fire Station and continue onto to Eastwood Ext. Road. Turn right onto Eastwood-Fisherville Road and travel approximately 1.8 miles. Shakes Run will be on your left. Turn onto to Shakes Creek Road and follow it 1.5 miles. You will then enter into Catalpa Farms. Follow signs to the on-site parking.