The double parlor at Helm Place, a classic Greek Revival-style mansion on Bowman Mill Road. The foundation that runs the Mary Todd Lincoln House in downtown Lexington had sought to turn Helm Place into a public museum, but now believes that plan is not feasible.
The double parlor at Helm Place, a classic Greek Revival-style mansion on Bowman Mill Road. The foundation that runs the Mary Todd Lincoln House in downtown Lexington had sought to turn Helm Place into a public museum, but now believes that plan is not feasible. Tom Eblen teblen@herald-leader.com
The double parlor at Helm Place, a classic Greek Revival-style mansion on Bowman Mill Road. The foundation that runs the Mary Todd Lincoln House in downtown Lexington had sought to turn Helm Place into a public museum, but now believes that plan is not feasible. Tom Eblen teblen@herald-leader.com

Mansion was donated to be a museum; now group wants to sell it

January 27, 2017 1:09 PM