For those partial to a flutter and a frothy, property analysts say now may be the perfect time to make the move, with a plethora of Australian watering holes currently on the market, especially in country towns.
Nerida Conisbee, chief economist at realestate. Picture: JLL A search of realcommercial.
Ms Conisbee said many prospective buyers and business minds favoured the seemingly romantic notion of being a publican and flirted with the prospect in online searches. Picture: realcommercial. The pub is the only surviving landmark in the now abandoned mining town and once served as a filming location for the Australian movie Nickel Queen in Electrical and plumbing services have been restored to mawsages property, but the building needs some further restoration, including to the kitchen, before it can be operational again.
With the massaged owners, who have run the pub for the past 14 years, now eyeing off retirement, the sale of the historic hotel includes gaming facilities, a bar, bottle shop, bistro and accommodation. Originally known as the Cambooya Railway Hotel, it was then one of three hotels in the town.
It changed its name to the Bull audtralia Barley Inn in The proposition includes the old Lodge with seven bedrooms and two bathrooms and ading freehold caravan park with 10 cabins and 28 powered sites. The three-storey Federation-style building is a classic hotel, with its commanding presence on a corner block and period features. The sale includes gaming machines, a drive-through bottle shop, commercial kitchen, seat function room, separate bistro and public bar.
Upstairs there is accommodation comprising 23 rooms and one unit.
,assages called as the Terminus Hotelthe property is now known as the Overway Hotel encompassing sqm, and is a blank canvas for its next custodians. Downstairs, there is a large empty area that has ly been used as a reception, bar and dining space, while there are six rooms upstairs. There are high ceilings, timber floors and two open fireplaces, as well as a large cellar and a detached stone barn, which could be ib as additional entertainment or storage space.