A two-story home in Ladue with 12 rooms, 5 bedrooms, 5 full- and 1-half bath is listed for $1.375 million.

A circle drive leads to a traditional Colonial home that has been elegantly updated. The home’s center-hall plan provides 4,728 square feet, on a level 0.72 acre lot, with a private in-ground swimming pool and spacious stone patio. The kitchen, which adjoins the breakfast room, offers solid state surfaces, bright cherry wood cabinets, a center preparation island, wet bar, pantry and fireplace. The master suite, on the second floor, offers a large walk-in closet and the bath provides dual vanities, marble surfaces, a large soaking tub and separate shower. Four additional bedrooms and three full baths also are on the second floor. The walkout lower level offers separate rooms for recreation, tools, media entertainment, laundry and a full bath. Design aesthetics include built-in bookcases, special millwork, den/office and mudroom.

Stephanie Connell from Gladys Manion Real Estate, 721-4755, gladysmanion.com

Committed to excellence for more than 75 years, Gladys Manion Real Estate is the last of the boutique real estate firms that once lined Forsyth Boulevard from the 1940s through the 1980s. Gladys Manion has a history of listing exclusive real estate properties and a superior knowledge of the luxury market, resulting in one of the highest average home sale price in the St. Louis area for several years. Its professional, full-time agents average more than 10 years of experience, providing clients exclusive, personalized and result-producing service.

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