A Federal-style, 12 room house, built before 1820. Boyhood home of George Graham Vest. He served in the U. S. Senate for 25 years, was a member of the Confederate States of America Congress. Vest is best remembered for his "Tribute to a Dog" speech, Vest coined the immortal the "Dog is man''s best Friend". Check the website or cal 502/564-5500 for more information.