Kew’s Pathfinder Motel to be Sold

Kew's Pathfinder MotelANOTHER Kew motel with redevelopment potential has hit the market.

The Pathfinder Motel at the south-west corner of Cotham and Burke roads is expected to sell for about $6 million as a development site.

The 24-room hotel, on a 1760 square metre block, is said to be attracting interest from builders who may propose a medium or high density apartment redevelopment – as has been developed on sites next door.

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High Rise Apartments Planned For Prominent Site, Opposite Flemington Racecourse Entrance

FOR the week of the Spring Racing Carnival, it’s arguably Melbourne’s busiest roundabout.
But when revellers return to the races next year – things could very different at the frantic intersection of Ascot Vale, Epsom and Racecourse roads, near the main Flemington Racecourse entrance.
The owner of the prominent 1 Ascot Vale Road site, Flemington Development Company, is preparing to lodge plans to develop an environmentally sustainable 20-level apartment tower, on what is now the Racecourse Tavern, Epsom Bistro, a bottle shop, motel and car park. 

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