The home was constructed circa 1898 and served as a home to several commander and chiefs of Fort Screven, including Colonel Bugbee.
The home was owned by the Armys Corp of Engineers. The home was built on a man made burm to prevent destruction by water from the hurricaines. It was built to hurricaine standards of the time. In the area of 1941-1942 the army sold the property at public Auction.
There are currently many details of the original house existing. Items such as the Fireplaces and mantles, flooring, pocket doors, staircase and the tin ceilings. The tin ceilings are of most importance, because of their rarity. It is believed these are the only one piece tin ceilings in the state of Georgia. They were installed right after the house was built to prevent the ceilings from falling during the practice at the rifle range.
My husband and I had the pleasure of staying for the weekend and absolutely loved it. The entire property was spotless. Jeremy and Megan pay attention to every little detail and it shows. We felt...
GrandTour580389 | Apr 16, 2021
We were in Savannah for business and decided to stay on Tybee Island for a few days and ran across this hidden treasure. The owners Jeremy and Megan go out of their way to make your stay comfortable...
shells-for | Apr 15, 2021
“Wonderful beach vacation”
We’ve stayed at the Surf Song Bed and Breakfast at least 3 times and have enjoyed every visit! Megan and Jeremy are great hosts and provide delicious breakfasts. The house is in a great location on...