The premises was used as a Bank Manager's residence for the past 110 years. It was originally built by the Commercial Bank of Australia in 1889 and the front chambers were operational as a full time bank until June 2000.
The building has now been restored to its former state with the outside facade displaying the original rendering of the "Commercial Bank Of Australia."
Inside polished floor boards, 14 foot ceilings, original stairway and banisters give you a feeling of yesteryear.
A large fully fenced back yard allows privacy and guarantees seclusion. Three spacious bedrooms with queen size beds, king singles and bunks. All bedding and linen is supplied. Downstairs is fully equipped kitchenwith fridge, oven, microwave , dishwasher, toaster, china, glassware and utensils. Two window seats are a feature of the kitchen setting. A large lounge room with a wood heater ensures a cosy evening in. A large bathroom is a necessity and towels are provided for your use. The laundry, due to its size, not only has a washing machine but also doubles as a sun room.
Due to the buildings age, we have a "no smoking" policy inside the house, however smoking trays have been provided outside.
Things to do.
Omeo Region's High Country has much to offer. From skiing and fishing to horseriding and motorbiking/4WD.
While staying in Omeo enjoy scenic drives along the Great Alpine Road, Australia's highest sealed road, which takes you from Bairnsdale to Mount Hotham and further. Enjoy a walk, visit local wineries or cool your body in the river. Fancy a hit of golf or relax and enjoy lunch or dinner at one of the famous pubs.
Historic attractions around town from a tour through the Courthouse and 1958 Log Goal, walk the Oriental Claims whilst viewing the gold diggings. Take a walk around town and read about the Historical Buildings.