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Lock Up and Police Residence

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6 Davy Street, Avoca VIC 3467

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  • Lock Up and Police Residence
  • Private property - view from outside
Stop by for a look at Avoca's beautiful old lock up and police residence, which can be viewed from the roadside.

This is privately owned, do not enter. 

The police residence, 1859

The police residence is a beautiful red brick building with a hipped slate roof. 

This is one of the earliest examples of a police building in Victoria. 

The lock up, 1867

Avoca's old lock up was built in coursed bluestone with a gabled slate roof. 

Two cells are accessed by a secure entry with an iron gate.



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