About this listing
The Prospect, Beechworth, a light filled haven nestled in the heart of a town steeped in rich history. This historical gem seamlessly combines the past and present offering a tasteful retreat for up to 6 guests. Step in to a piece of history while enjoying the conveniences of modern day comfort.
Two levels of living: Your living spaces are thoughtfully arranged on the upper floor providing a sense of elevation and tranquility. Downstairs, discover the well appointed kitchen, laundry facilities and welcoming bathroom. Ducted heating and cooling promises year round comfort. At the rear of the property and off the kitchen, a private, sunny courtyard beckons you to unwind in peace and quiet. The perfect spot for leisurely meals, moments of reflection or delightful family games bathed in the sunshine.
Located just steps away from restaurants, cafes, wine bars and boutique shops, The Prospect immerses you in the local scene. Explore the nearby beauty of Lake Sambell, scenic walking tracks, excellent cycling routes and historic walking tours.
The Prospect was erected in 1858, a testament to the bustling gold rush era that once define Beechworth. The name "The Prospect" pays homage to both its original custodian, pharmacist William Witt, a founding member of the Beechworth Prospecting Association and to all the hopeful prospectors who flocked Beechworth in search of gold.
The Prospect also doubles as an art gallery, showcasing the works of talented established and emerging artists from North East Victoria and beyond. Many of these captivating works are available to purchase.