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1900 Victorian

Lancaster, Kansas 66041

George Barber Country Victorian

Front view
Front view
This country Victorian beauty was an original design of the renowned 19th century architect George F. Barber, built in 1900 for Dr. and Mrs. A. L. Charles. Dr. Charles was one of the founding residents of Lancaster, KS. Once a rival of Atchison and home to over 1000 residents, Lancaster is a quaint little town that boasts a gas station, bank, post office and a café. Lancaster also hosts a wonderful 4th of July celebration complete with parade, tractor pull and picnic.
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Driveway side
Driveway side
Pool side
Pool side
Dining Room
Dining Room
Living Room
Living Room
Music Room/Parlor
Music Room/Parlor
Dining Room w/ Built In
Dining Room w/ Built In
Bedrooms 4
Full Baths 3
Heated Sq. Ft. 3,900
Unheated Sq. Ft. 1,800
Stories 2
Acres 1.0


  • 1st Floor Bath
  • 1st Floor Bedroom
  • Attic
  • Den
  • Dining room
  • Entry Hall
  • Foyer
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Room
  • Living room
  • Music Room
  • Unfinished Basement
  • Master bedroom upstairs
  • 2 Car Garage
  • Driveway - Paved
  • Fenced Yard
  • Fresh paint
  • Patio
  • Pond
  • Pool - In Ground
  • Porch
  • Storm Windows
  • Built-in Cabinets
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Ceramic Tile
  • Grand staircase
  • Natural gas fireplace
  • Original wood windows
  • Wood floors
  • Shingle Roof
  • Central air
  • City sewer
  • City water supply
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Gas heating
  • Range
  • Water Heater - Gas
  • Claw-foot Tub(s)
  • Pocket Doors
  • Transoms
  • Wrap-Around Porch

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This stately home has 4 large bedrooms 3 full baths (2 with clawfoot tubs) . The home has 10ft ceilings, original woodwork throughout, chandeliers, cut glass windows, pocket doors, impressive foyer with a beautiful oak staircase. It includes formal dining and living rooms, library/den (could also be used as a main floor bedroom), parlor/music room as well as a butler's pantry with closet and sink. Remodeled kitchen with tin ceilings, triple-bay sink, island, and large pantry. There is also main floor laundry with full bath. Unique to its age is that all bedrooms have closets. The master bedroom includes a master bath room with clawfoot tub. An additional huge bathroom upstairs has a rare 7ft clawfoot tub (original to house). The attic has 1800 sq. feet and would make a wonderful rec room or master suite.

This incredible home has a huge wraparound porch that overlooks a one acre park-like setting with a pond, gazebo, huge fountain and a 36x17 inground pool, all laced with a white picket fence.

Lancaster, KS is 7 miles W of Atchison, KS and an easy commute (about 45 min) to KCI, Leavenworth, Topeka, KS or St. Joseph, MO.

Archived in May, 2012

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