Nelson County Land Records (Kentucky)

Search for Nelson County, KY land records. Land records include land deeds, mortgages, land grants, liens, foreclosures, titles, easements, oil and gas leases, property ownership history, and prior selling prices.


Nelson County Building Departments develop and enforce building codes to ensure the construction of safe buildings in %state-abbr%. The Building Department maintains Nelson County land records on design plans for construction and renovation projects in order to enforce building codes. Building Depts also have land records on additions and new construction, current structures on any parcel, property lines, and a property's compliance with Nelson County building codes. Many Building Departments provide online databases to access property history and land records.

Joint City County Planning Department Bardstown KY 1 Court Square 40004 502-348-1805


Nelson County Town Halls and City Halls are the chief administrative office that runs a town or city in %state-abbr%. The Town or City Hall maintains records related to the locality, including Nelson County historical land records. These records include Nelson County property taxes, property value assessments, and land transactions, as well as property sales and transfers. Town and City Halls also maintain records on municipal and zoning boundaries. Many Town and City Halls provide online access to their land records.

Bardstown City Hall Bardstown KY 220 North 5th Street 40004 502-348-5947

Bloomfield City Hall Bloomfield KY 141 Depot Street 40008 502-252-8222

New Haven City Hall New Haven KY 302 Center Street 40051 502-549-3177


Nelson County Clerks file documents and preserve municipal records in order to maintain an archive for their municipality in %state-abbr%. These documents, including Nelson County land records, are open to the public. The Nelson County Clerk's Office contains a number of different types of land records, including registered land, property transactions, real estate excise taxes, and property maps. They also have records on Nelson County land deeds and titles, mortgages, and liens on properties. Many Clerk's Offices make their land records available to the public online.

Nelson County Clerk Bardstown KY 113 East Stephen Foster Avenue 40004 859-289-3730


Nelson County Assessors determine the value of properties and parcels in order to assess property taxes in %state-abbr%. The Assessor's Office maintains current data on every property in the district, including Nelson County land ownership information, maps of property lines, inventories of parcels and structures, and the value of all the land in the jurisdiction. Assessors may also maintain Nelson County land records from on-site inspections and value assessments for construction or improvements. Tax Assessor's Offices make their land and property records available online.

Nelson County Property Valuation Bardstown KY 113 East Stephen Foster Avenue 40004 502-348-1810


Nelson County Recorders of Deeds collect public records, primarily documents related to property, and make them available to the public in %state-abbr%. The Office of the Recorder of Deeds maintains records on Nelson County land transactions within its jurisdiction, including land and property deeds, mortgages, easements, and tax liens. The office may also contain property and parcel surveys, maps of Nelson County property lines, and data on a property's selling prices and history. Many Recorders of Deeds provide online access to their land records.

Nelson County Recorder of Deeds Bardstown KY 113 East Stephen Foster Avenue 40004 502-348-1830


Nelson County Treasurers and Tax Collectors are responsible for the collection of property tax revenue %state-abbr%. The Office of the Treasurer and Tax Collector maintains current data on every parcel in the district, as well as a number of other types of Nelson County land records. These Nelson County public property records include lists of sold parcels, property tax assessments, defaults on property taxes, and property values. The Treasurer and Tax Collector may also maintain information on Nelson County land auctions and prior liens or foreclosures on a property. Many Treasurers and Tax Collectors provide online databases to access land records.

Nelson County Treasurer's Office Bardstown KY 1 Court Square 40004 502-348-1804