Lexington's Pope Villa is one of  three surviving homes designed by Benjamin Latrobe, the architect of the U.S. Capitol. The Blue Grass Trust for Historic Preservation has been slowly restoring the home at 326 Grosvenor Avenue, which was built in the early 19th century for U.S. Sen. John Pope.
Lexington's Pope Villa is one of three surviving homes designed by Benjamin Latrobe, the architect of the U.S. Capitol. The Blue Grass Trust for Historic Preservation has been slowly restoring the home at 326 Grosvenor Avenue, which was built in the early 19th century for U.S. Sen. John Pope.
Lexington's Pope Villa is one of three surviving homes designed by Benjamin Latrobe, the architect of the U.S. Capitol. The Blue Grass Trust for Historic Preservation has been slowly restoring the home at 326 Grosvenor Avenue, which was built in the early 19th century for U.S. Sen. John Pope.

Five rich, colorful Central Kentucky historical sites

September 22, 2011 09:05 PM

UPDATED September 25, 2011 07:05 AM

More Videos

  • 'Yes!' How a touchdown helped spur engagement of Kentucky fan injured in shooting

    Jimmy Brannon and Denise Massey tell the story of how a touchdown in the University of Kentucky vs Florida football game helped the two become engaged while Denise was recovering from her injury from a shootout before the football game against University of South Carolina.