Epsom is a northern suburb of Bendigo, seven kilometres from the city centre (eight minutes drive) up the Midland Highway. At the 2011 Census the population was recorded at just over two and half thousand, with young families moving into the area as more housing is developed.
Once a gold mining district in the 1850s, it is now developing into an up and coming suburb with new estates and retail and trade outlets. The new Bendigo Base hospital is around 10 minutes away and locally in Epsom, residents have access to a large brand new medical centre with ample parking. Epsom also has its own dental clinic.
The relatively new railway station has regular train service to Bendigo and on to Melbourne, or north to Mildura, which makes this suburb a great central location for commuting out to work opportunities.
Epsom boasts a gym, cafes and take away outlets, plus a fresh bread bakery. Young families have access to local childcare, an early learning centre and primary school. Secondary Colleges, both public and private, and tertiary education both TAFE and La Trobe University are just down the road in Bendigo.
A large Bunnings store on the main highway and car sale yards are among the businesses lining the highway through Epsom. The Bendigo Racecourse is in nearby Ascot and Epsom boasts a golf course for the outdoors leisure seeker.
Epsom is famous for the heritage listed Bendigo Pottery which has been in operation for over 150 years and provides tourism, retail outlet and school holiday activities.
The median house price is $345,000 and the average rental is around $330 per week. The NBN will be available in this area in approximately three years.
Robertson Hyetts Solicitors offers a professional conveyancing service for all Epsom property transactions. Whether you are buying or selling your home, we offer premium conveyancing, handling all the details so you can move in or out and get on with the hard work of shifting house.
For business owners wanting to set up in Epsom there are a number of commercial properties available to purchase. Robertson Hyetts Solicitors specialise in Commercial Property Law and can handle all your conveyancing needs when buying and selling land, buildings and assets.