228 E Oglethorpe Avenue, Savannah, GA


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About 228 E Oglethorpe Avenue

Recently featured in The Wall Street Journal, the iconic childhood home of U.S. Poet Laureate & Pulitzer Prize-winning author Conrad Aiken offers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for discerning buyers to own a newly renovated home that is rich in history. Built in 1855, this 5-bedroom residence is nestled in a prime location on Oglethorpe Avenue in the heart of Savannah's National Historic Landmark District. Highlights include large chef’s kitchen overlooking the garden with a spacious open living room & an exquisite primary bedroom suite. Features include stunning period details, floor-to-ceiling windows offer an abundance of natural light, gated off-street parking and garden level that could serve as additional living space for the main house, separate apartment or commercial space. This historic home has all-new appliances, electrical, plumbing, HVAC systems & an elevator spanning all 3 floors. Don’t miss this opportunity to own one of Savannah’s most exclusive private homes.

Features of 228 E Oglethorpe Avenue

MLS # 289221
Price $4,700,000
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 5.00
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 2
Square Footage 6,156
Square Footage 3032
Acres 0.07
Year Built 1855
Type Residential
Sub-Type Single Family Residence
Style Traditional
Status Active

Community Information

Address 228 E Oglethorpe Avenue
Subdivision Historic District
City Savannah
County Chatham County
State GA
Zip Code 31401


Utilities Cable Available
Features City Lot, Garden, Level, Public Road
Parking Off Street
Garages Off Street
View Park/Greenbelt
Is Waterfront No
Has Pool No


Interior Features Built-in Features, Bathtub, Double Vanity, Entrance Foyer, Gourmet Kitchen, High Ceilings, Kitchen Island, Primary Suite, Pull Down Attic Stairs, Separate Shower, Upper Level Primary, Programmable Thermostat, Other, Pantry
Appliances Some Electric Appliances, Some Gas Appliances, Dishwasher, Electric Water Heater, Disposal, Oven, Range, Refrigerator, Range Hood, Some Commercial Grade, Wine Cooler
Heating Central, Gas
Cooling Central Air, Electric
Fireplace Yes
# of Fireplaces 9
Fireplaces Gas, Living Room, Primary Bedroom, Other
# of Stories 3
Has Basement No
Basement None


Exterior Brick
Exterior Features Courtyard
Lot Description City Lot, Garden, Level, Public Road
Roof Composition
Construction Brick
Foundation Slab

Additional Information

Date Listed July 23rd, 2023
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No

Listing Details

AgentStaci M. Donegan
OfficeSeabolt Real Estate

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