Located between Lexington and Frankfort is Woodford County, which is thoroughbred country. Versailles is one of Kentucky’s oldest towns and is the county seat of Woodford County. It was named by one of the town’s founders, General Marquise Calmes after the city of Versailles, France. Nestled within the beautiful rolling hills of Central Kentucky, Versailles real estate features unparalleled beauty not seen in many parts of the world. Most of the horse farms located around Versailles and Woodford County are home to famous Kentucky thoroughbreds and winners of the famed Kentucky Derby. Versailles boasts a wealth of historic southern homes and buildings listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Woodford County is proud to be the site of numerous Kentucky bourbon distilleries, including Woodford Reserve where you can enjoy fun distillery tours and a great gift shop. Click through the links below for more information on Versailles homes for sale.