Residing in Ladue, this Higgenbotham-built residence was recently expanded in 2015, which transformed the home into a modern masterpiece. Elegant details and masterful millwork are evident throughout, from the formal dining room, with die-cut windows, built-ins and backlit cabinetry, to the raised and beamed ceilings of the casual gathering spaces, such as in the hearth room. Cook up a hearty meal inside the roomy kitchen, which offers designer appliances, a walk-in pantry and an oversize center island. The space adjoins the breakfast and hearth rooms and delivers access to the enclosed patio with fireplace. The main-floor master suite proves a royal retreat, with a large sitting room, Carrara bathroom, dressing room and custom shelving. From en suite bedrooms to the new metal roof and windows, plus a 3-car garage and outdoor patios, with newly planted gardens, renovations are found around every corner in this elegant abode.

This 5-bedroom and 7-bathroom home in Ladue is listed for $2.295 million.

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