Historic Preservation


219-221 West Broughton Street, Savannah, Georgia

219-221 West Broughton Street provides loft style living in the busy retail and commercial district of Savannah. Hansen Architects completed the meticulous restoration of the original Savannah Sears Department Store, built in the 1880’s. The facade was restored with elements that were once seen on the historic Sears Department Store. The redevelopment includes over 20,000 s.f. of retail and commercial use as well as over 10,000 s.f. of residential loft style apartments.This Historic Preservation project won the Preservation Award from the Historic Savannah Foundation in 2009.


Restoration of the historic facade that was once home to the Sears Department Store

Interior renovations to accommodate for retail on the 1st and 2nd floors and loft style living on the 2nd and 3rd floors

20,000 square feet of retail and 10,000+ square feet of residential