Oakley (Gallatin, Tennessee)

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Oakley (Gallatin, Tennessee) is located in Tennessee
Oakley (Gallatin, Tennessee)
Oakley (Gallatin, Tennessee) is located in the US
Oakley (Gallatin, Tennessee)
Nearest city Gallatin, Tennessee
Coordinates 36°21′9″N 86°30′27″W / 36.35250°N 86.50750°W / 36.35250; -86.50750Coordinates: 36°21′9″N 86°30′27″W / 36.35250°N 86.50750°W / 36.35250; -86.50750
Area 1.8 acres (0.73 ha)
Built 1852
Architect Strickland,William
Architectural style Gothic Revival
NRHP Reference # 85001615[1]
Added to NRHP July 25, 1985

Oakley, also been known as the Dr. John W. Franklin House, is a historic house near Gallatin, Tennessee, overlooking Old Hickory Lake. It was built in 1852 to a design by architect William Strickland. Oakley was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1985. The listing included two contributing buildings and a contributing structure on 1.8 acres (0.73 ha).[1]

The property is privately owned. It has served as the home and studio of local artist Frank Gee.[2]


  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "Member Profile: Frank Gee". Gallatin Arts Council. Retrieved March 18, 2014.