Constructed in 1850, the antebellum mansion has maintained a legacy of prominence in the seaport village of Fernandina from its early days as a way-stop on the underground railroad to its present position as Amelia Island’s most luxuriant small lodging and special event venue. Five hundred year old oaks, meandering brick paths and manicured grounds provide a lush setting for this well established business located mid-way between Savannah and St. Augustine on Florida’s premier barrier island. Situated on the eastern edge of the village historic district, the property is a short walk to restaurants, galleries, boutiques, museums and centureis old island churches.
Hugh is a life long resident of the State of Florida, and is pleased to reside in the beautiful seaside community of Amelia Island. A graduate of University of Florida with High Honors and a major in Business, Hugh also went on to attend the Dick Grove School of Music and the Guitar Institute of Technology in Los Angeles. With his long-time friend and business partner, Dee Chaplin, he is proud that they have achieved the reputation and status of owning and operating a top producing Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices real estate franchise on beautiful Amelia Island.
Together they have supported the community by raising thousands of dollars for local charities and by founding the Amelia Island Beach Walk. Hugh's personal interests include playing guitar, home recording, fishing, golfing and real estate investing. For a highly qualified Professional Realtor, look to Hugh Williams. His background in business and knowledge of the local market makes him the Realtor of Choice on Amelia Island, Florida.