Imperial

Imperial

The old Imperial Hotel was built at the height of the gold rush in 1858.

This original weatherboard building was destroyed by fire on mid-winters day 1880.

The present building dates from circa 1882 and is but a portion of what was mainly a weatherboard building. The hotel was delicensed in 1915 and sold the following year when the weatherboard buildings were removed. It has been a private residence snce that time.