Property ID: 1P2432

98 Gavan Street Street Bright VIC

  • Retail
  • Sold
  • 325 sqm
  • 1430 sqm
  • Commercial 1, Heritage Overlay, Wildfire Management Overlay
Iconic Freehold Opportunity
This sale represents an incredible opportunity to own one of Bright's most recognisable & historically significant freeholds.

98 Gavan Street encompasses some 1425m2 of prime real estate fronting Gavan St (The Great Alpine Road) to the North with Howitt Ln to its Eastern side and is home to this stunning 1800's Victorian Cottage with its manicured gardens and a presence of grandeur that is impossible to miss when in town.

Having been the home to 28 different doctors from when Dr Hawkins first set up here in a 2-bedroom cottage in 1862 through to 1977 when it then become home to Barnaby's Restaurant. After Barnaby's came Cloveily Cottage, then Rebekka's at Bright, professional offices, an art gallery, Simone's of Bright, now the very popular Elm Dining & The Yard, phew! What a history to be connected to!

Enter in off the front verandah to a central hallway, with 4 grand dining rooms branching off, each with open fireplaces, high ceilings and all gathering in an abundance of natural light. Through the centre of the building is a commercial kitchen, guest facilities and a bar. At the rear is a comfortable 2-bedroom residence and to the western side is the undercover paved courtyard.

What an amazing chance to be the custodian of this building, to proudly own such a significant slice of Bright and its history is one not to be missed.

Please note that this is the Freehold only purchase with a lease in place to the current lessee including options through to 2030.