Cora Bett Thomas Realty & Associates

703 Whitaker St Savannah GA 31401

Impressive Historic Manor Home


From the 1840s until 1888 the County Jail occupied this lot and the lot to the north where the Chestnut House Stands.  After that the house was built in 1893 for Lill Byck Collat. 

Restored/Renovated Manor Home overlooking beautiful Forsyth Park is a fabulous value. Enjoy park views including the Master BR & it’s balcony. Currently used as an Inn, this property is perfectly located in the Historic District near all of Savannah’s finest offerings. As a residence, this property offers so much & includes the amenity of the park as a bonus.

Well preserved, stunning historical details throughout this +/-6000SF property, plus high ceilings; 9 decorative fireplaces; heart of pine floors; bay windows; a front balcony & side porch. Enjoy 4 spacious bedrooms/5.5 baths; modern, high-end kit; butler’s pantry; den; exposed brick, lower level room w/ext. entry-perfect for office, wine tasting grotto or gym. 6 car parking.

Third floor ballroom is a blank canvas waiting for the perfect design. Could be a master suite with sitting room, entertainment floor with Movie Theater space and room for a pool and foosball table. A full guest suite for short or long term company. Possibilities are endless!

As an investment, this versatile property holds licenses for an Inn, B&B as well as an STVR certificate. 


Forsyth Park complimentary events right outside your door; including the Saturday Farmers Market, the Annual Jazz Festival, SCAD Sidewalk Art Festival, and Picnic in the Park.

For more information on events and happenings at Forsyth Park visit:


Restaurants and stores nearby:

The Sentient Bean, Brighter Day Natural Foods, Betty Bombers, Local 11 Ten Food and Wine, Le Chai, 700 Drayton Restaurant, Sandfly BBQ, and Kroger


  • 6 Car Parking
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 5.5 baths
  • Overlooking Forsyth Park
  • Licenses for an Inn, B&B, and STVR Certificate
  • Third floor ballroom
Liza DiMarco

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Cell Phone: 805-450-3795

Office Phone: 912-233-6000


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