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11719 Old Demere Road

11719 Old Demere Road, St Simons Island, GA 31522

11719 Old Demere Road


11719 Old Demere Road, St Simons Island, GA 31522
Experience historical charm at Red Bird Place Cottage, a 1935 gem on St. Simons Island. Crafted by Aunt Birdy, the Jekyll Island Club's educator during its golden era, this rare find is in excellent condition and boasts original wood floors, tongue-and-groove walls + ceilings. Enter through the welcoming screened front porch and into the living room with original brick fireplace. You'll also find a formal dining area, and a spacious family room, which can serve as a a third bedroom or multi-use space, if desired. The sunny kitchen offers quartz counters, stainless appliances, and white-painted cabinetry. A main-level full bath with a tiled shower, glass door, and granite vanity adds modern comfort and services a main level bedroom. Upstairs, an inviting bedroom suite awaits, showcasing original wood floors and an en suite bath with the charm of the original claw foot tub. The property includes a detached outbuilding with a carport and great storage space. Nestled among majestic oaks, the cottage is framed by a circular drive and is across the street from the marsh, ensuring refreshing breezes. Seize the opportunity to own a piece of the island's rich history at Red Bird Place.
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Victor Long

Features & Amenities


Total Bedrooms 2
Total Bathrooms 2
Full Bathrooms 2
Laundry Room In Bathroom
Flooring Hardwood, Tile
Fireplace Decorative, Living Room, Masonry
Appliances Some Electric Appliances, Dryer, Dishwasher, Microwave, Oven, Range, Refrigerator, Range Hood, Washer
Other Interior Features Painted Woodwork, Natural Woodwork, Ceiling Fan(s), Fireplace, Programmable Thermostat, Cable TV


Stories 2
Water Source Public, Private, Well
Utilities Electricity Available
ROOF Asbestos Shingle
Lot Features Garden, Landscaped, Level
Parking Driveway, Garage, Golf Cart Garage, Kitchen Level, Rear/Side/Off Street, Storage, Unpaved
Heat type Central, Electric, Heat Pump
Air Conditioning Central Air, Electric, Heat Pump
Sewer Public Sewer
Substructure Crawlspace, Slab
Security Features Security System, Smoke Detector(s)
Other Exterior Features Porch, Sprinkler/Irrigation, Unpaved Driveway

Area & Lot

Status Sold
LOT SIZE 0.41 Acres
MLS® ID 1645253
Type Residential
Year Built 1935
Neighborhood St. Simons Island
Architecture Styles Bungalow, Cottage, Craftsman
View Description Residential
HIGH SCHOOL Glynn Academy


SALES PRICE $955,000
St. Simons Island

St. Simons Island

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Work With Victor

Victor turned his interest into a career and started pursuing real estate and development full time. This is where he married his passion for the art of deal with his knowledge of the real estate market and is now known as one of the top producers in southeast Georgia.

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