“We were thrilled to have five of our listings selected as finalists for the 2021 competition, but it’s truly humbling that one of our listings is voted the national winner of the HGTV Ultimate House Hunt,” said Seabolt Founder and Broker Real Estate, Elaine Seabolt. , whose listing for the Saussy Mansion in Savannah, Ga. was also a finalist in the competition. “We have always known that Savannah has some of the most amazing homes in the country and believe the Hostess Town is unmatched for its beauty, charm and architectural excellence.”
In June, Chesnutt House, an outstanding 1897 Queen Anne Victorian home listed by Donegan, was named one of 66 finalists in the 2021 HGTV Ultimate House Hunt – an annual month-long online promotion hosted on HGTV .com. As the public voting closed on August 4, Chesnutt House had won the most votes in the Houses with a Story category and was named the winner as well as HGTV fan favorite.
“The Chesnutt House is a museum-quality historic home with stunning Victorian architecture and a prime location directly across from Forsyth Park,” said Donegan, the house’s listing agent and 2020 Agent of the Year. Seabolt Real Estate. “I am delighted that my clients have had this incredible opportunity to showcase their home on the national stage and I am truly grateful to the Savannah community for their support. “
The Chesnutt House features exceptional architectural details including original fireplaces, Moorish woodwork, stained glass, oak paneling and sweeping lounges. Other highlights include an elegant veranda, twin copper-roofed gazebos framed by wisteria, a swimming pool, garage, and private walled courtyard. This award-winning residence is currently for sale.
Each year, the HGTV Ultimate House Hunt features extraordinary homes for sale in eight categories: Amazing Kitchens, Beachfront Homes, Country Retreats, Tourist Attractions, Downtown Homes, Homes with a Story, Outdoor Getaways. and houses by the water. All finalists are represented by members of The world’s leading real estate companies® and Luxury Portfolio International®.