Restore this c.1866 Donald McDonald House in Savannah, GA, On the Market for $1.6M
303 E Gaston Street, Savannah, Georgia, United States, 31401
A rare opportunity to restore a phenomenal mansion in the heart of Savannah’s landmark Historic District has come available for $1,675,000. The 10,710 square foot mansion was built in c.1866 for Donald McDonald and later remodelled in c.1899. Today, the towering home is awaiting a total restoration to bring it back to its former glory. An old listing on Estately reveals that the mansion was converted into 8 rental units at some point. Enjoy 39 rooms with 21 fireplaces, a plethora of porches, intricate architectural detailing, wood floors and a stunning 40-foot drawing room with 2 marble fireplaces, 2 crystal chandeliers and large pocket doors opening to the formal dining room. The home sits on a 0.4 acre corner lot close to Forsyth Park and includes a caretaker’s house, 2 car garage and a large workshop. We’ve included a selection of older and current listing photos below. All the photos with furniture are from old listings, the empty photos are what the home currently looks like. It’s on the market for $1,675,000 with Mopper Kelly.