Historic Mainland Inn, 7.76 Acres, Montgomery County Harleysville, PA

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17 Mainland Road
Harleysville, PA 19438

Property #: AL61819A

Preview Times

Tuesday, May 4
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Contact Agent

Sanford Alderfer, CAI, MPPA
Tranzon Alderfer

800-577-8845 salderfer@tranzon.com


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The Historic Mainland Inn is an impeccably renovated restaurant situated on 7.76 acres in Lower Salfrord Township, Montgomery County, PA. The Mainland Inn is rich in history and boasts many wonderful period details that have been meticulously restored. Current owners invested over $1.5M with an extensive renovation in 2014 that includes updates and upgrades while preserving the many wonderful historical details.

Arrive at a handsome stone facade, covered front porch with custom railings. The exposed stone continues throughout portions of the interior where you will find gorgeous random width hardwood floors, exposed beams, deep window sills, solid core doors, beautiful hardware, Hubbardton Forge lighting fixtures and more! The main level consists of 3 dining rooms, host stand, coat check closet, his and hers restrooms with bamboo vessel sinks, service beverage station and the main kitchen complete with 'chef's table' seating. The license allows for 200 customers inside and 200 customers outside. The two front dining rooms are spacious and currently configured with seating for approximately 80 people. The 3rd dining room on this level is tucked away and is perfect for large private parties. This space includes the 'chef's table'.

The lower level has additional kitchen space, prep area, walk-in cooler, and an employee locker room with restroom. Additionally, there is a fantastic bar on the lower level with exposed stone, wooden beams, and additional table seating. This space is currently configured to seat approximately 50 people. The bar provides access to an amazing outdoor patio with a large bar. Just across from the patio entertainment area you will find a charming barn, perfect space for wine dinners and private parties.

The 2nd floor of the inn offers multiple rooms that are great for offices, meetings, private dining, bridal suites and guest rooms. There is a full bathroom and a powder room on this level.

The 3rd floor is currently a 1 bedroom apartment with eat-in kitchen, living room, full hall bath and walk in closet.  Exterior emergency staircase. Currently occupied at $900/month utilities included.

Paved asphalt parking for approx. 60 cars. Great location! 1 mile from PA Turnpike Lansdale interchange. Fantastic wedding venue with nearby hotels to accommodate guests. Plenty of room to expand and subdivision possibilities.

Zoned VC- Village Commercial w/ many potential uses: Venue/Catering, Boutique Hotel/Conference Ctr, Retail, Daycare, Bank, Religious

Other Property Highlights:

  • Natural Gas base board heat with 4 zones
  • Roof top Generator back up for the full facility
  • (3) Main 3 phase electric services (PECO owned transformer)
  • 2 Tax Parcels

Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment will be offered as an option for purchase with the real estate.

Liquor License is also available.


Working in Cooperation with: 

Cary Simons Nelson, Kurfiss Sotheby's International Realty  


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Sanford Alderfer, CAI, MPPA: Tranzon Alderfer

800-577-8845 salderfer@tranzon.com

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