The first owner was Alexander Speer, an attorney, Congressman from Georgia before the war, major in the Confederate Army and elected to the Superior Court of Georgia in 1882. By l908 Robert Sheridan, president of T. C. Burke Company lived here. Originally the lot was larger and a portion was sold to build the house to left of this property. Notice the eave brackets, wrap-around porch and floor-length windows.
955 Park Place is stop 103 on the Lights on Macon tour.