837 Village Road Lancaster, PA
$ 650,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#PALA181758
  • TypeBusiness Op
  • CityLancaster
  • AreaWest Lampeter Twp
  • Zip17602
  • StyleBed and Breakfast
  • Year Built1925
  • Taxes$ 9042
  • Price$ 650,000
  • Bedrooms0
  • Full Bathrooms0
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage4081
  • Lot Size0.68 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Lusk & Associates Sotheby's International Realty
Data Source:
Bright MLS
Property Description

This elegant and charming Bed and Breakfast is located in the heart of Amish Country. A four-square farmhouse built in 1925 by cabinet maker Abraham Herr, the Australian Walkabout Inn has been welcoming guests since 1986. This turnkey, well-established property is ideally located in the middle of Lancaster County with easy access to numerous tourist attractions, as well as county parks, theaters, convention centers, and shopping areas. Included in this turn-key sale are: the name of the business, corresponding social media accounts, the user-friendly website, the guest database, all furnishings except exclusions, supplies necessary for business, and up to a week of training. Upon arriving at this magnificent property you are greeted by beautiful landscaping and ample parking. This property houses an owner’s quarters, a detached 500 square foot apartment, numerous guest suites, and a storage shed. With over 4,000 square feet of living space, 10 total bedrooms, and 8.5 baths, there is plenty of room to host guests. Walking to the front office, you’ll be enchanted by a spacious wraparound porch and pocket doors that lead you to the foyer which boasts a beautiful staircase to the second floor, built-ins, and access to the kitchen and parlor. The parlor contains 2 sets of pocket doors, hardwood floors, a chandelier, and plenty of natural lighting. Just off the parlor is a large dining area with hardwood floors, and access to the porch and owner’s quarters. Creating meals is simple in the fully equipped kitchen that features vinyl plank flooring, a sizable farm sink, double oven, gas range, and a surplus of cabinet space. The owner’s quarters is a separate oasis of its own, and includes bedrooms, private full bath, and living room. Moving up to the second floor you’ll find 4 spacious bedrooms, each having their own charm as well as full baths and plenty of closet space. Rounding out the second floor is an oversized powder room with extra storage space if needed. Additional living space can be found on the third floor which is home to a bedroom, bonus room, and full bath with jetted tub and walk-in shower. Walking down to the finished lower level, you’ll see a spacious family room with recessed lights, built ins, carpet flooring, as well as a temperature-controlled wine cellar, a laundry room, and additional storage space. There is a detached suite just off the main house and is nicknamed “The Outback Cottage,” featuring a bedroom, private indoor hot tub, slate flooring, and full bath. Just beside the main home is a detached carriage house with a fully equipped kitchen, laundry, full bath, and storage space on the second floor. With 12 total parking spaces, a peaceful covered porch, and multiple patios, this property was made for entertaining guests. This property is located near Route 30, Lincoln Highway, Dutch Wonderland, Tanger Outlet, The American Music Theater, various dining cuisines, and much more. Don’t wait to view this incredible Bed and Breakfast. Schedule your showing today! Property also for sale as a residential for $619,900.

Price History
5/6/2021 Listed $650,000

General Features

Acceptable Financing Cash, Conventional
Accessibility Other
Business Type Bed and Breakfast
Construction Materials Frame, Brick, Vinyl Siding, Stone
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Ceiling Fan(s), Central A/C, Wall Unit
Current Use Residential, Other
Days on Market 39
Flooring Carpet, Ceramic Tile, Hardwood, Slate, Vinyl, Other
Heating Hot Water, Radiator, Baseboard - Electric, Heat Pump(s)
MLS Area West Lampeter Twp (10532)
New Construction No
Possession Settlement
Price Per Sq Ft 159.27
Property SubType Services
Property Type Business Opportunity
Roof Slate, Asphalt, Shingle
Sewer Public Sewer
Tax Annual Amount 9042.0
Tax Year 2020
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No

Interior Features

Central Air Y/N Yes
Heating Fuel Electric, Natural Gas, Propane - Owned
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas, Electric

Exterior Features

Building Area Total 4081.00
Car Parking Spaces 12
Inclusions See Inventory List attached.
Lot Size Acres 0.68
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 29621.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Total Parking Spaces 12
Type of Parking Driveway, Parking Lot
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Business Op Average in 17602

AVG $820K
AVG $11,551
Year Built
AVG 1920

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