Double Doors open to Washington Square in Savannah
2 Bedrooms2 Baths
Many say that Washington Square is Savannah's most beautiful setting in the historic district. Open the massive double front doors of Great Room and Washington Square is literally your "front yard". Enjoy not only the park-like setting but also your own fern lined cobblestone courtyard behind a six foot privacy fence.
This Washington Square property is located steps away from River Street. The square and surrounding Washington Ward were laid out in 1790 and named for President George Washington, who visited Savannah during his tour of the South.
According to 1853 historical records, a building with the footprint of a store - the current first floor living/dining area and kitchen - which aligns with the first liquor license issued to James O'Keefe. Yes, this property was an Irish bar and grocery store. Eventually, Mary Horrigan took over the store and bar for many decades. In 1899, building improvements were granted to the property adding the balcony and additional living quarters.
Carry your favorite drink out to Washington Square every Friday evening and meet with the local residents and vacationers for the ever popular Fancy Fridays.
This home was the photographic backdrop for a national automobile advertisement.
LIVING AREA - Entertain friends, family, or guests in our Great Room with oversized bar, dining space, and seating area. Great room amenities include natural oak hardwood floor, fireplace, double doors, and many works of art found throughout.
BATH, KITCHEN AND LAUNDRY - Full kitchen includes 6-burner commercial grade stove, microwave, dishwasher, and combination washer dryer. Both bathrooms feature a walk-in shower.
SLEEPING AREAS - The master bedroom suite consists of a king bed and a full bath with a large walk-in shower. The back bedroom has a queen, with the second bathroom immediately outside the bedroom door.
The location of this attractive home is ideal for those who wish to walk to River Street or City Market for entertainment, shops, or fine dining. Easy walking distance to all the "must see" highlights of the United States' largest historic district.
For couples planning a wedding in Savannah, this property is steps from Washington Square (a popular wedding venue).
This property can acccomodate 4 adults and a child under the age of 13.
No smoking allowed.
This property does have wireless internet.
Please note that a longer nightly minimum may be required during peak season dates, holidays or special events. Additional fees such as taxes and cleaning will apply.