Compton, Dr. James, House (NRIS 79003677)

Address: 5410 NE Oak Ridge Rd., Kansas City, Missouri. County/parish: Clay.

3 contributing buildings.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places July 10, 1979.

Also known as:

  • Sandy's Oak Ridge Manor Tea House

From Wikipedia:

Dr. James Compton House

Dr. James Compton House, also known as the Sandy's Oak Ridge Manor Tea House , is a historic home located at Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri. The original section was built about 1829, as a log dwelling. It was later enlarged and expanded through 1952 during its ownership by the Compton family. Also on the property are the contributing frame blacksmith shop and frame guest house. It is one of the oldest surviving residential structures in the city.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.

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Architects:

  • Unknown

Architectural styles:

  • No Style Listed

Significant persons associated with this site:

  • Compton, Dr. James Howard

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/79003677

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