12 Lower Main Street, Johnson, Vermont
12 Lower Main Street, Johnson, Vermont 05656 - The Historic ROYCE building has been the gathering spot in the center of Johnson Village for over sixty years. Originally, the building was home to the Johnson Post Office and Grand Union Store. In 1952 it was converted into a restaurant and since then the ROYCE building has been continuously operated as a restaurant providing the town with a central location for great food and community. The first floor (2167 sq. ft.) has 75 permitted seats with two dining rooms with classic tin ceilings, an expanded kitchen with tile floors, two restrooms, central air conditioning, and radiant heat. The second floor (1292 sq. ft.) is a 3 BR apartment/owners living quarters with original wood floors and separate entryway. The lower level has an additional 422 sq feet of retail space and is accessed by an entry door off the sidewalk. This level is also the home to the utility, boiler, and storage rooms. The boiler was replaced in 2010 and oil tank in 2017. The flat roof with an EDPM rubber membrane was installed in 2006 and has a 30-year warranty. The property is serviced by Johnson Village Water & Sewer and electric service is single phase with 3 meters, one for each level. Multi-zoned heat includes one zone for a 180 degree hot water system. The property is currently vacant and does not include a complete commercial kitchen, although the functional Ansel hood system is in place.
Listing Courtesy of Ken Libby ~ Stowe Area Realty LLC