Offered for sale by expressions of interest is "The Convent" (Academy Building) Hamilton.
Built in 1871 "The Convent" has plenty of local significance for its architectural interest and for its historical importance as a former major educational institute in the Hamilton District.
"The Convent" draws is architectural interest from its use of the Gothic Revival style and polychrome brickwork and with its large building size, high ceiling and rich history it has unlimited potential to the right owner. Externally the building is in great condition and internally it is a blank canvas for the new owners to create their dreams.
The surrounding land has been subdivided and this property is still on a large central allotment (2838m2) with frontage to Pope & Collins Streets, this building has unlimited potential for the astute investor who wishes to reinvent it as a B&B, restaurant, professional offices, art gallery (all STCA) or renovating it into a glorious home.
Extensive removal and disposal of asbestos in the building has been undertaken by the current owners.
Expressions of Interest by 5:00PM Wednesday 8th March, 2017 with agent Landmark Harcourts Hamilton, 175 Gray Street, Hamilton VIC 3300