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66 Princes Highway,
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Historic Milton Post Office c1879Rare opportunity to acquire this piece of Milton History. With a generous land size of
1157m2 including the carpark, in the heart of Milton’s main street. The Historic Milton Post Office building offers a four bedroom residence with loads of character and huge potential. Let your imagination run wild with the possibilities that this unique property could offer. The first floor construction started in 1879 and was ready for occupation in July, 1880. Being single storey it included three rooms and a battery room for the Electric Telegraph equipment, there then being no laid-on electric power. Business at the new Post Office was conducted through a window, customers standing outside. A verandah, for weather protection, was added, then a stable for the line repairer's horse and then six years later, a bathroom for the Post Master's family. The second story was added in 1903/1904 which included a verandah on one side which was enclosed at a later date. Boasting office space of 58m2 and residence 323m2. Live in the residence and lease out the office space to produce an income. It is also the perfect opportunity for a couple, who want that lifestyle change, to obtain the Post Office Licence as well and earn an income whilst enjoying comfortable living. An opportunity exists to also buy the Post Office License separately. Inspections by appointment only. In the meantime it is BUSINESS AS USUAL in the Post Office.
Last updated: 01:09PM on Sep 2nd 2017