South elevation, East State Street, overlooking Columbia SquareDavenport, a builder-architect, built this Georgian-style residence in brick, even though he was a master carpenter. His carpentry skills are evident in the interior of this residence, which is open to the public. The proposed demolition of this house served as a catalyst for the restoration efforts in Savannah, which have progressed apace since those first efforts in the 1950's.
View of chimneys and dormers; view of the back
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