A story-and-a-half home in Ladue with 12 rooms, 5 bedrooms and 5 baths is listed for $849,000.

Nestled on 2.13 acres of lush grounds that backs to woods, a story-and-a-half home with a cedar exterior reflects rustic charm. Staged by interior designer Carolyn Peterson, an open floor plan offers more than 3,500 square feet of living space with a walk-out lower level. The living room boasts a wood-burning fireplace flanked by floor-to-ceiling built-in shelving, hardwood floors and five sets of French doors that open to a spacious deck. On the second level, find two bedroom suites with walk-in closets and vaulted ceilings, a reading nook and a cozy den/loft area that offers sweeping views of the backyard. A gourmet kitchen has custom cabinetry, a breakfast bar and walk-in pantry. Design aesthetics include cathedral ceilings, special millwork, pocket doors and skylights.

Julie Lane from Janet McAfee Real Estate, 303-6504, janetmcafee.com

Janet McAfee Real Estate:

Janet McAfee Weakley, along with 10 other real estate agents, started Janet McAfee in 1975. The firm currently has 150 sales associates and a sales volume of $400 million. Locally owned and operated, the agency is among the largest privately owned luxury real estate firm in St. Louis.

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