Come experience a piece of history with this unique Mansard Italianate Victorian Home located in the heart of Mercer, Pennsylvania. Constructed in the 1870s this home is being offered for public stays for the first time in its 150-year history. Now is your chance! Rent the entire house, room, or event space!
15% discount for 3 night stays, 20% for 7 night bookings.
The twelve room brick house boasts 13.5-foot ceilings on the first floor for open airy entertaining and 12-foot ceilings in the 3 charming second floor guest bedrooms. 2.5 baths, full kitchen, second-floor laundry, internet TVs, and WiFi add all the modern conveniences for an enjoyable and comfortable stay in this historic property. The kitchen is fully stocked with pots, pans, utensils, dinnerware, glassware, bottled refreshments, snacks, etc. for your use.
The stately dining room is the perfect place for a dinner party complete with elaborate crystal chandelier and large dining table with comfortable seating for 10-12 guests. The cozy library & living room are the perfect place to relax in style with a table for games, internet television, fireplaces and charisma.
The grand parlor is the show stopping centerpiece of this home, perfect for entertaining parties and marveling at the craftmanship of the 1800s. Throughout the home you will notice original woodwork, original doorknobs & keyholes, elaborate original plaster moldings including oversized medallions, sconces and plaster grape details. The magnificent open wrapped staircase leading to the 3rd floor still has its original woodwork and detail. The 3rd floor is closed to the public at this time for renovation, but we hope to offer this space to guests in the future!
Situated on a large double lot with an oversized front porch and big yard, there is plenty of space for yard games & outdoor entertaining.
The small-town charm of Mercer Pennsylvania is located one hour north of Pittsburgh, one hour south of Erie, and 1 1/2 hour southeast of Cleveland, Ohio.
The property is a ten-minute drive to the Grove City Premium Outlets and within walking distance to the beautiful historic Mercer County Courthouse. There are numerous local outdoor area attractions within a 25-mile radius of Mercer including: Keystone Safari an interactive zoo and zip-line adventure park, Iron Mills Farmstead, Coolspring Corn Maze, Fairhaven Farms, the Shenango River 23-mile water trail great for kayaking and boating, fishing, hiking/biking trails and more. Maurice K. Goddard State Park and Pymatuning State Park. There are also numerous fantastic local food options, you won’t go hungry as you tour Mercer County!
For more information on Mercer County visit the county tourist website at https://www.visitmercercountypa.com/