Lock your self away at Warburton’s outdated police home and jail, in the marketplace full with an authentic holding cell.
The historic three-bedroom property at 3316 Warburton Highway is believed to this point again to the Forties and served because the city’s police station till the ‘90s.
For the previous few many years it’s been used as an funding property by a Warburton native who was drawn to the “out of the field” property, Bell Actual Property’s Rebecca Doolan stated.
However after some updates, together with a brand new kitchen, rest room and outside deck space, the previous jailhouse is prepared for its subsequent inmate.
It’s been listed with a $690,000-$750,000 value information.
Ms Doolan stated the property’s eerie cop store historical past made it the “excellent mattress and breakfast”.
“It’s a type of properties that makes you assume ‘wow if these partitions may discuss I’m positive there’s loads of tales’,” Ms Doolan stated.
Together with the unique holding cell, there’s a utility room and the previous workplace the place the sergeant used to take a seat, which is now a second residing space.
The house options authentic timber floorboards, ornate ceilings, sash home windows, interval image rails and window sills.
Ms Doolan stated the “proper purchaser” may divide the property into two or three dwellings, and its prime location added to its potential as a tourism enterprise.
“It backs as much as the Warburton path and it’s actually within the coronary heart of city,” she stated.
“All of the lodging in Warburton may be very booked out for the time being so there would positively be a requirement for it.”
“The city actually comes alive on the weekends with guests.”
The property is for personal sale.