A quick, 20-minute drive from Lexington can find you amidst spectacular scenery in the city of Winchester. The Kentucky River and historic Howard’s Creek Nature and Heritage Preserve offer a glimpse of the natural wonder of Winchester. And a scenic walk through historic downtown Winchester shows its small-town wonder, with easy access to antique shops, locally owned restaurants, rich architecture and the Bluegrass Heritage Museum. Throughout the year, you can also enjoy annual festivals like the Daniel Boone Pioneer Festival and the Beer Cheese Festival, amongst others. Like it’s gingery soft drink – Ale-8-One – Winchester is a one-of-a-kind treasure you can only find in the Bluegrass.
Winchester is the county seat of Clark County and is located just 20 minutes east of Lexington. Winchester offers an array of attractions and rare delights for the entire family – something to satisfy your curiosity, your palette, your sense of adventure, and your taste for the unique. The same is true for Winchester real estate. From the striking historic architecture of downtown, to the picturesque surrounding landscape, and a year-round calendar of activities, events and entertainment, Winchester offers a series of experiences that are utterly unique. Winchester is the home of the beer cheese festival and is also the home of Ale-8, a one-of-a kind gingery soft drink found only in Kentucky. Browse property listings for Winchester homes for sale.