North East farmhouse is a living tribute to Melbourne's livestock saleyard history

Chris McLennan
Updated December 7 2023 - 2:41pm, first published 8:00am
FarmBuy Real Estate
The home for sale near Wangaratta is built from bluestone blocks taken from the Newmarket Saleyards, once Australia's premier selling centre. Pictures supplied.
The home for sale near Wangaratta is built from bluestone blocks taken from the Newmarket Saleyards, once Australia's premier selling centre. Pictures supplied.

Before the Pakenham saleyard is set to become the last livestock selling centre to be squeezed out of Melbourne, there was Newmarket.

Chris McLennan

Chris McLennan

National Rural Property Writer

ACM national rural property writer based in Bacchus Marsh, Victoria. Career journalist. Multi award winner.

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