253 Brisbane Street, Ipswich QLD

For Sale




The heritage award winning "Metropole Hotel" was built in 1906 and designed by renowned architect George Brockwell Gill. The two storey hotel has undergone various renovations for a modern bistro, outdoor cafe and beer garden, lounge bar and nightclub, and is still a good example of a Federation Hotel displaying fine detailing evidence of it's original design. Predominantly of brick construction the building has recently been re-stumped and joists replaced.

- Current late night licenced (nightclub) premises with multiple opportunities for use (subject to council approvals)
- High profile location at the popular top of town precinct, a hub for dining and entertainment
- Excellent exposure with high volumes of passing traffic
- Downstairs area consists of a massive main bar with room for dining and outdoor alfresco area
- The impressive main entry separates a second bar/dining/function room with it's own front entry
- Each bar rooms with separate male/female toilet facilities
- Fully functional kitchen and cold rooms
- Upstairs disco/function room with bar, stage and elevated area overlooking the dance floor
- Second bar servicing 2 separate rooms for functions and entertainment and male/female toilet facilities
- 2 rear multipurpose rooms/offices and store room
- Rear entry secondary internal stairs to each level
- Underneath laundry room, cellar and storage area
- Secure rear courtyard with 2 functioning outdoor cold rooms
- Grand timber stairway, pressed metal ceilings, arched entrances, upstairs balcony, fire places, side and rear verandahs with iron railings
- 620m2 block with plenty of street parking and public transport close by
- Rare opportunity to purchase a slice of Ipswich history

Out of town owners will consider trade opportunities as part payment of purchase price.