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Kenmore Inn

The Historic Kenmore Inn in Downtown Fredericksburg, Virginia Sells for 2.35M

By Colby Goetz
Category: Sales
Ironclad Distrillery

We are thrilled to announce the successful sale of the historic Kenmore Inn at 1200 Princess Anne Street, with Ben Keddie, SIOR, CCIM leading the way in the sale. The 11,346 SF historic property was sold for $2.35 million. The proud new owner, Ironclad Distillery from Newport News, has exciting plans for this iconic property, promising to preserve its charm while introducing a new chapter in its rich history.

The Kenmore Inn, known for its timeless beauty and warm hospitality, will continue to operate as a bed and breakfast. Guests can still enjoy the historic ambiance and experience the unique charm that has made the inn a favorite destination for visitors over the years. The tradition of hosting events at this historic property will also be upheld, ensuring that it remains a cherished community gathering place.

Ironclad Distillery has ambitious plans for the ground-floor pub, transforming it into a haven for bourbon enthusiasts. The tasting room will showcase Ironclad Distillery’s exceptional bourbons, providing a unique experience for locals and visitors alike. Whether you savor your bourbon straight or prefer it in expertly crafted cocktails, Ironclad Distillery has something to delight every palate.

Prepare for a journey through flavors and creativity as Ironclad Distillery introduces a dynamic cocktail menu. Crafted by a renowned mixologist, the menu will change every three months, offering patrons a constantly evolving array of exciting and expertly crafted drinks. This commitment to innovation ensures that each visit to the tasting room is a unique and memorable experience.

Ironclad Distillery wants you to take the experience home with you. The exquisite bourbons showcased in the tasting room will be available for purchase by the bottle. Now, you can savor the rich flavors of Ironclad bourbon in the comfort of your own home, creating lasting memories with friends and family. For those looking to show off their Ironclad pride, keep an eye out for stylish logo’d merchandise. From apparel to accessories, Ironclad Distillery will offer a range of high-quality items that allow patrons to carry the spirit of the distillery wherever they go.

About Ironclad Distillery:

The roots of Ironclad Distillery trace back to 1862 during the American Civil War, where the first iron-armored ships changed naval warfare off the Port of Newport News. Inspired by this historic event, Ironclad Distillery stays true to its name, adhering to an “Ironclad rule” of producing authentic bourbon and nothing else. Located in the historic S.W. Holt & Co. warehouse along the James River, Ironclad Distillery remains committed to using Virginia’s best grains to create accessible yet high-quality bourbon.

About Coldwell Banker Commercial Elite

As the Fredericksburg region’s largest commercial real estate company, Coldwell Banker Commercial Elite is the premier commercial real estate market leader. Coldwell Banker Commercial Elite was awarded the #1 Coldwell Banker Commercial Affiliate Office in Virginia for the past 4 years! The Coldwell Banker Commercial Elite Team is as dedicated to your success as you are. Our company provides in-depth commercial real estate solutions and services including landlord and tenant representation, buyer and seller representation, property management, investment acquisition and disposition services and development consulting. Our primary focus area consists of the greater Fredericksburg region (Stafford, Spotsylvania, King George, Caroline, City of Fredericksburg), while also servicing the Washington, D.C. Metro area and all of Virginia. For more information, visit:

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