Marcus Daly (Copper King) Building

  • $1,450,000
225, West Main Street, Leisure Village, Hamilton, Ravalli County, Montana, 59840, United States
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Marcus Daly (Copper King) Building

225, West Main Street, Leisure Village, Hamilton, Ravalli County, Montana, 59840, United States
  • $1,450,000


Make this iconic “top of the town” downtown Hamilton location your new home in the highly desired Bitterroot Valley of Montana! Or, use it as an upscale Air B&B, the perfect live/work arrangement, a great investment opportunity, or as home to your your own commercial endeavors. This multi-use building sits on a prime intersection of downtown.

Ideally located in the heart of charming and vibrant downtown Hamilton within easy walking distance to most amenities including shopping, services, restaurants, coffee shops, library, post office, banks, farmers’ market, etc. You will find yourself going weeks without the need to drive your car. The building is located 2 blocks off Highway 93 offering easy access to Missoula (north), Salmon, Idaho (south) and the multiple outdoor adventures for which the Bitterroot Valley and western Montana is famous.

You will enjoy becoming a part of the downtown community of friendly property and/or business owners. Built by copper king Marcus Daly in 1895 (see historical photos attached) as the first state chartered bank in Montana, the Ravalli County Bank. Fully renovated. Entire building is 7,200+ square feet. Private off-street parking for 4+ cars. This building has been gorgeously renovated while still retaining the period architecture, including high ceilings, crown molding, chair rails, medallions, tall windows etc. Building has been well maintained including updated roof, HVAC, plumbing and electrical. The original builder, Marcus Daly would be proud that his original bank building is still the iconic downtown landmark serving the community of Hamilton, Montana.

You will enjoy a spacious upstairs living space of 2,400 square feet with a 1 bedroom/1 large bath loft style apartment with a full kitchen, large bathroom, open concept living and dining room with a bar. Also included is a separate library/office area. This unique 2nd floor space could easily be expanded into a 3,600 square foot 3 bedroom/2 bath home. The building also includes a second-floor executive office suite (with 2-3 offices, a conference room, reception area, private bathroom and stairs as well as an elevator) and a main level restaurant (comprised of a 1,000 square foot kitchen including a dumbwaiter, a 1,200 square foot indoor dining area and a walk-up take out window). Also on the main level is a separate bar area (with sinks, seating area, seating booths and a walk in cooler), a large original brick bank vault room, and 2 large bathrooms. The entire upper floor could also be used as commercial space, if living space is not desired.

Incredible views of the Bitterroot mountains and downtown Hamilton can be seen through the 9-foot-tall windows around the building, upstairs and downstairs. Be entertained watching the daily activities and special events unfolding on Main Street and 3rd Street.

There is easy access to all areas of the building via front stairway, back stair way, elevator and 3 main level entrances. The building also has the bonus features of a full-length basement and attic (with easy access to the roof). Besides offering additional valuable storage space, these areas also provide convenient access to all utilities such as electric, plumbing, HVAC, etc., for any modifications.

Currently, office space and the restaurant space are being leased by two well established and respected business tenants that actively serve and support the community. Please contact [email protected] or          (801) 475-0384 with questions, to discuss additional aspects of the building and to schedule a tour. SHOWN BY APPOINTMENT TO QUALIFIED BUYERS ONLY. PLEASE DO NOT DISTURB THE CURRENT BUILDING TENANTS.


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Updated on November 16, 2021 at 4:21 pm


  • Address 225, West Main Street, Leisure Village, Hamilton, Ravalli County, Montana, 59840, United States
  • City Hamilton
  • State Montana
  • Zip/Postal Code 59840
  • Country United States

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