Compton Heights Open House Tour

Andrea Durway Posted by
Neighborhood Spotlight Jul 2017

Historic home lovers can get their kicks this Sunday, July 9th, when three beautiful Compton Heights homes will be hosting open houses (with tasty treats) from 1-3pm. Each home is for sale, ranging in list price from $399,000 – $519,000.

Compton Heights is about 250 acres in the center of the city and located just east of Grand Avenue and a block south of Reservoir Park. It is one of the earliest planned residential developments of the American 19th century and the entire neighborhood is a local historic district.  It is valued for its proximity to so many great parks, restaurants, amenities, and access to downtown – not to mention its many stunning homes. The Compton Heights Neighborhood Association website is a great resource for neighborhood history buffs.

So here is the map and some more information on 2914 Allen, 2924 Allen, and 3010 Geyer. We hope to see you this Sunday.


2914 ALLEN

4 beds | 3 baths | 2 car garage | pool | Listed: $519,000

This historic home must be toured to fully appreciate. Current owners love to cook and entertain and the updates reflect this. Kitchen has gourmet features, like a custom French Lacanche stove, and so much functionality built into original footprint. The four season room provides perfect flow from kitchen to the pool area, with lots of places to mingle and relax.  Original fireplaces, inlaid wood floors, built-in bookcases, butler’s pantry – this one if full of historic details. Don’t miss the wine room on the lower level or the secret garden in the side yard. This home has wonderful curb appeal on idyllic quiet street.



2924 ALLEN

4 beds | 2.5 baths | 2 car garage | Listed: $399,900

Another historic gem where the original front door with antique doorbell are just the beginning! Original hardwood flooring with decorative inlays throughout the first floor. Expanded kitchen is functional and beautiful with an eat-in area, butlers pantry, and 2nd staircase to access the 2nd floor. Main Staircase with original millwork, window seat, and large stained glass windows on both landings are impressive! 2nd floor boasts a spa-like bathroom with stand-alone tub, walk-in glass shower, and heated flooring. The laundry room was added for modern convenience. Three bedrooms, two with double closets, complete the 2nd level. The 3rd floor is a dream with another full bathroom, enormous bedroom, and office that can be converted to a 5th bedroom. The walk-out basement is perfectly clean for hobby/work space and storage. Fenced yard is landscaped with easy-care plantings, patio area for entertaining, and a 2-car garage.


3010 GEYER

3 beds | 3.5 baths | pool | Listed: $465,000

Luxurious Compton Heights home. A perfect combination of historic elegance with modern luxuries! Spacious front porch leads you into the home’s foyer with 1 of 5 fireplaces in this home! The grand living room features large windows, 12′ ceilings, original fireplace mantle, lots of wood work & unique 8′ doors. Formal dining room is perfect for hosting your many feasts. Kitchen boasts a commercial Viking stove, center island, breakfast area & trendy floating shelves. Upstairs you’ll find a master suite with the classiest of bathrooms: open concept copper framed shower, subway tile, and claw foot tub! You’ll want to stay in there forever! Laundry area, full bath, and a bedroom complete the 2nd floor. 3rd floor features a family room & the 2nd Master suite! 

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