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Known as “Pleasant Retreat” as well as the William Owsley House in honor of the 16th governor of Kentucky who resided here, this antebellum farmhouse has been restored to appear much as it would have in the mid-19th century.


  • Governor William Owsley House
  • Governor William Owsley House
  • Governor William Owsley House: Past and Present
  • Inside Governor William Owsley House
1) http://www.owsleyhouse.org/History.html 2) http://www.kentuckytourism.com/things_to_do/featured_attractions/pleasant-retreat--governor-william-owsley-house/1675/