• VIC Metro, Coastal
Approx. location South Melbourne Suburbs
Code VET3193


About the practice

This veterinary hospital, located in a Melbourne coastal suburb, has been providing a wide range of services, from complex surgery to routine health checks, for 70 years. The modern hospital uses state-of-the-art equipment and has a proven track record for ethical and professional pet care. This is the perfect opportunity to take over a well-established business in an ideal location.

About the premises

The premises is located on a large corner block that it shares with a three-bedroom house; the vet hospital is separate to the house and both the house and business premises are available to lease or purchase. The practice contains a consulting room, preparation room, large X-ray room equipped with ultrasound (also used as a second consulting room/euthanasia room), office, storeroom, surgery, kennels, reception and large waiting area. A shed in the back yard is currently used for utilities (autoclave, dryer, freezer, fridge and general storage) and there is also a large hydrobath area in the front, enclosed by a brick wall. There are four dedicated parking spots in the hospital parking lot in front of the entrance. Large signage is displayed above the entrance and on a sign facing the intersection, making the practice highly visible to passing traffic. The clinic sits adjacent the train station and in close proximity to the local police station, a supermarket and various restaurants and cafés. 


About the area

This is one of Melbourne's premier bayside suburbs, approximately 20 kilometres from the CBD. The well-established, high socio-economic suburb is a popular location for beach-goers, sightseers, walkers, picnickers, photographers and cyclists. There are a number of cafés, restaurants, clothing stores, boutiques, banks and other retailers. The trip by train to and from Melbourne city takes less than half an hour. Buses travel between the local railway station and St Kilda, Westfield's Southland and Chadstone shopping centre.