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"City View Hotel" (1907) Ipswich Queensland Australia
"City View Hotel" (1907) Ipswich Queensland Australia
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Architect George Brockwell Gill designed this hotel for a difficult site next tot he railway. Locating an octagonal two-storey "tower" to disguise the sharp corner of the building, while the front appears as a traditional two-storey verandahed hotel. The building was completed in 1907 and contained a parlour, coffee room and dining room as well as 13 bedrooms. The name refers to the hotel's position on the edge of the Ipswich CBD." Ipswich Queensland Australia