Mechanics Dream


Lancaster Inland

2175 Lara Road
Lancaster, VA 22503

CBRAR #2130364 NNAR #111107

Mechanics Dream! Turn-key commercial auto shop situated on 3.6 acres (2 lots) with a home, large 3-bay garage (2400 sq. ft.) and an office/waiting area. The garage includes two car lifts, a compressor, and additional business equipment. The home has 1400 sq. ft. with one bedroom, full bath, kitchen, living, and dining room. There is also an attached two-car garage. This unique property is ideal for someone wishing to run an auto repair shop and have the convenience of living where they work!


  • Acreage

    3.6 acres

  • Garage

    Metal siding
    Metal roof

  • 3 Bay Garage

  • 3 Bay Garage view 2

  • Backside of the residence with patio

  • Aerial of commercial and residential property

  • Aerial view 2 of the Auto shop

  • Aerial of the garage - side view

  • Home and Auto shop

  • 3 Bay garage


  • Square Footage

    Commercial: 2400 sq. ft.
    Home: 1400 sq. ft.

  • Garage

    3 bays
    Office w/waiting area
    2 car lifts
    Additional business equipment

  • Home

    One bedroom
    One full bath
    Eat-in Kitchen
    Living Room
    Dining Area


Lancaster County

Lancaster County, founded in 1651, has 231 square miles, with 98 square miles of waterfront.  The population is approximately 11,000 people.  Lancaster County has fabulous small waterfront towns.  Irvington’s population is about 670 people and is home to Carters Creek and the Tides Inn.  Kilmarnock has a population of around 1,200 people and has great waterways, shops and is known as the Steptoe District with a Scottish flare.  White Stone offer a variety of shopping and dining and has the Robert O. Norris bridge as the gateway to the lower Northern Neck.

There are many beautiful waterways in Lancaster County off the Chesapeake Bay, including Fleets Bay, the Rappahannock River and the Eastern and Western branches of the Corrotoman River.  You will find deep anchorage with protected water and wide views on Indian Creek, Dymer Creek, Tabbs Creek, Antipoison Creek, Carters Creek, and many more.

The area is known for its shops, local seafood, restaurants, and plenty of activities for daytime and evening.  Lancaster has a rich history, and its well-known residents included Mary Ball Washington, mother of George Washington.  Great location, 1+hours to Richmond/Williamsburg/Newport News and 2+ hours to VA Beach/Northern Virginia/Charlottesville.

A great source of information can be found on Virginia’s River Realm.  Make sure to join their newsletter to find out more events as they come around.

Areas in Lancaster: White Stone, Irvington, Kilmarnock, Upper Lancaster, Weems, Lively, Morattico, Ottoman, Merry Point

Bodies of Water: Chesapeake Bay, Fleets Bay, Rappahannock River, Eastern & Western Branch of the Corrotoman River, Indian Creek, Dymer Creek, Carters Creek, Tabbs Creek, Antipoison Creek

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