Historic House Listings

Sold. Witmer Tavern. Circa 1725 in Pennsylvania. $115,000

July 18, 2018

Imagine if these walls could talk!! Built in 1725! Witmer Tavern is located in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. I posted this one months ago, but they didn’t have interior pictures and it was listed at over $200,000. Interior isn’t as bad as I thought it would be! Located on .41 acres. Ten bedrooms, five bathrooms, and 3,808 square feet. $184,500 New price: $115,000

From the Zillow listing:


Calling all history buffs. Own a piece of Lancaster County’s past and assist in the resurrection of the Witmer Tavern. Circa 1725 building features 7 fireplaces, 15 rooms and 4.5 baths. Great potential for B & B, antique shop, etc. Property is in need of much love & substantial restoration. Located in Historic Overlay District.

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