Historic House Listings

So cool! Two bank vaults and an elevator! Circa 1882 in Kentucky. $489,000

April 24, 2024

This would be so cool to own! There are two bank vaults! This building was built in 1882. It is located in Lancaster, Kentucky. The building has an elevator that goes to all three floors. The bottom floor is leased out at $1,000 a month. The other two floors could be used for residential or commercial. There are original hardwood floors and 13 foot ceilings! Three bedrooms, four bathrooms and 3,000 square feet. $489,000

Contact Karen Amon with Danny Ayres Realty and Auction: 859-339-1779

From the Zillow listing:


Here is a one of a kind, 3 story brick building with basement in downtown Lancaster that is listed on National Register of Historic places in Garrard County. Built in 1882 and completely remodeled in 1997, while keeping the original character with 13 ft ceilings and 1,000 sq ft of space on each floor with original hardwood floors that have been refinished in the 2nd and 3rd floor. The first floor features 200 yr old oak flooring with original foyer tile. The first floor features an original bank vault with another vault in the basement. Updates include all new plumbing, electric (200 amp service on first floor and 200 amp service for the 2nd and 3rd floor), plaster, hvac ( 3 units) and roof. The first floor is currently being rented for 1,000.00 a month with great income potential for the other 2 floors that could be used for residential or commercial, office space, or an airbnb. Another great feature is a full functioning elevator and intercom system. There is a half bath on first floor. Two full baths, 2 bedrooms and laundry room on second floor. One full bath, 1 bedroom, kitchen and living room on third floor.


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