Owens-Thomas House

Also known as: Richardson-Owens-Thomas House
124 Abercorn St., Savannah, Georgia

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Photo taken by John Reidy

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Description 

Completed in 1819, this English Regency style residence has unique features such as indirect lighting, curved walls and doors, and an elegant central stairway. Considered by some to be the most beautiful of its class in America. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, May 11, 1976

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 11, 1976
Reference number
76000611
Architectural styles
Early Republic; Other architectural type; English Regency
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Museum
Periods of significance
1800-1824; 1825-1849
Significant years
1816; 1819; 1825
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 2

Update Log 

  • June 2, 2015: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • September 4, 2010: New photos from John Reidy

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