Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Oaklands



Marker ID: THC 3A 92
Location: on Broad Street (U.S. 41), Murfreesboro, TN
County: Rutherford
Coordinates: N 35° 50.393    W 086° 23.26
  35.83988333    -86.38766666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM493E
 



Text:

This antebellum mansion, begun about 1824 by Dr. James Maney, is located 1 1/4 miles N. on land acquired by Col. Hardy Murfree in 1789. Subsequently enlarged, it is an excellent example of architectural transition from frontier dwelling to plantation hom