Sorrel Weed House: Haunted landmark

November 15, 2021

The Sorrel Weed House is a historic landmark and Savannah Museum. Also known as the Francis Sorrel House, it was the boyhood home of Brigadier General Moxley Sorrel. Moxley was a Confederate soldier during the Civil War. Moxley’s wealthy father, Francis Sorrel, had the house built. Francis was a shipping merchant and esteemed citizen of Savannah. Furthermore, there is a haunting reputation belonging to the house. Francis’s wife Matilda committed suicide inside the home. Additionally, TV shows such as Ghost Hunters, Ghost Adventures, as well as the Travel Channel's The Most Terrifying Places in America, have featured the house. In addition to television, the opening scene of the 1994 film Forrest Gump was filmed from the rooftop of the historic haunted house. Check out the Sorrel Weed house below.

The house has four bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms over 6,395 square feet of space. This hauntingly historic home was built in 1860. It was last renovated in 1955. The home features two stories, with a fireplace on each floor. Featuring electric heat throughout the house, as well as brick walls throughout the interior. Furthermore, this historic home is located in the south historic district of Savannah. The neighborhood boasts an incredible 97/100 walkability score. Located in Madison Square, which is one of the 22 squares in Savannah. 

Specifications: Sorrel Weed House 

Bedrooms: four

Bathrooms: 3.5

Square Feet: 6,395

Sqft Price: $289

Sorrel Weed  Address: W Harris St, Savannah, GA 31401

Sorrel Weed Net Worth: Est. $1,847,800

Photos: Sorrel Weed House 

Sorrel Weed House

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