With its timeless, elegant architecture and ideal location on a quiet, premier, tree-lined corner in the National Historic Landmark District, the c.1858 Israel Dasher House stands apart as one of the finest private residences ever offered in Savannah. This majestic, freestanding four-story home is perfectly positioned less than a block from Forsyth Park and Bull Street and just steps away from the city’s acclaimed dining and shopping.
Located on a prized double lot, this incredible property features:
5 bedroom/3.5 bathroom main residence
1 bedroom/1 bathroom garden-level apartment
2 bedroom/1 bathroom carriage house
Off-street parking for three vehicles
Infused with dazzling natural light and defined by turn-key elegance, the main residence captures every imaginable luxury for world-class entertaining and offers sweeping views of the city’s skyline. A thoughtful year-long renovation, replete with handsome custom finishes and bright interiors, is absolutely superb. Bespoke interiors defined by a muted, neutral color palette were thoughtfully masterminded by one of the finest interior designers in New York, offering a contemporary twist to this property’s historic antebellum features and combining fine historic details with sleek contemporary style. Completely updated with high-end finishes, this exquisite residence offers multiple indoor and outdoor environments that are ideal for entertaining in small groups or hosting large-scale receptions.
Dramatic entry doors welcome guests to a gracious foyer that leads to a vast triple parlor with soaring 12-foot ceilings, heart pine floors, original plaster ceiling moldings, gas fireplaces, vintage pocket doors, French doors and oversized windows with crystalline natural light. A custom L-shaped kitchen, also located on the main level, is made for entertaining with its Carrera marble countertops, Sub-Zero fridge/crisper, Wolf double oven/gas range and wine refrigerator, offering easy access to the outdoor patio as well as a stylish formal dining room. A picture-perfect staircase leads to the second level, which offers two refined bedrooms with dramatic city views, a luxurious bath with steam shower and large walk-in closet. The third floor features two bedrooms, a full bath with soaking tub and a walk-in closet.
The home’s spacious, open-air brick patio, which runs the entire length of the property, is ideal for entertaining or relaxing. This lush, private oasis includes a heated lap pool, mature landscaping, stone-clad spa and brick and stone fountains. On the northern side of the property, an orchard with blooming orange, lemon, kumquat and olive trees is thoughtfully positioned between the main house and the two-bedroom carriage house.