1237 Franklin Galena, Il $799,000

This multiple award winning Italianate and Victorian style Bed and Breakfast is a true “turnkey” operation with all furnishings and decorations needed for immediate occupancy. The home consists of 6 operating guest rooms. The upper level has 4 rooms with private baths and fireplaces. Library for all guests to use. This also has a full bath and could be made into an additional guest room. The main floor features Sara’s Suite, Dining area, Office and Kitchen with pantry, laundry room and large storage room. The lower level is newly finished and is being used as Owners quarters. There is also a sauna for guests to use. If you want to be more private,Antonio's 576 sq ft. cottage is on the grounds, this is the 6th guest room. This B&B has a high occupancy and a good clientele. The property has been very well cared for and maintained. Beautiful grounds and gardens offer the abilities for weddings and special occasions. The Cloran Mansion is licensed as an inn and can have up to 8 guest rooms. They also have a liquor license that can be transferred. Many Improvements have been made in the last 10 yrs of present owners. The property includes a new website. It is well known by the local residents and has an excellent community reputation. All Guest rooms except one have double whirlpool tubs. There is also a 3 car heated garage.


  • Built in 1880
  • 11 years as B&B
  • MLS #20121301
  • 7 Guest Rooms
  • 8 Guest Bathrooms
  • Lot size: 1.56 acres
  • 10 Parking Spots
  • Has owner's quarters
  • $799,000
  • $167.00 avg daily rate

Listing Agent

Shelly McCoy, McCoy Real Estate Serv. Inc.
412 S, Main St.
Galena, IL 61036

Phone: 8152385676
email: shelly@mccoyrealestateinc.com
Shelly McCoy


1237 Franklin Galena, IL 61036

Photos (click to enlarge)

Exterior View From Front Yard
Sara's Suite  with Private Bath.  Main Floor Guest Room with Private Bath
Antonio's Cottage.  Very Nice cottage that accommodate up to 4.  Wood floors,fireplace,and Private bath and kitchenette Interior View of Antonio's Cottage
Beautiful Guest Suite Beautiful Pond
Dining Room for Guest Breakfast Exterior and Common Patio for Guests
Gazebo with Beautifully Landscaped grounds.  Many Weddings have taken place in the Gazebo Outdoor Seating Common Area for Guest.  Many Friendships have started around this table.
Guest Room with Private Bath Guest Room with Private Bath
Cloran Mansion Sign Side View of Garage and Ample Parking Area

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