A 5-bedroom, 6-full and 2-half bath home in Wildwood is listed for $1.995 million

The exceptional craftsmanship and luxurious details distinguish this French-country manse. Built by DeShetler, the home features a marble foyer that opens to a paneled library with fireplace and built-in bookcases. The master suite oozes opulence, with walk-in closets, a private deck, sitting room, shower spa and Jacuzzi.

Envision spending the holidays in this beautiful French-country home as the star atop the tree sparkles beneath 14-foot coffered ceilings in the great room, while friends and family sip eggnog around the wet bar and stone fireplace. Creating the perfect holiday spread is easy, thanks to the state-of-the-art kitchen, with cherry cabinetry, granite countertops, Wolf appliances and a center island. The breakfast bar, adjoining breakfast room and butler’s pantry offer plenty of gathering space. And with a walk-out lower level complete with recreation room, media room, exercise room, office and guest suite and bath, guests can wait comfortably for the snowstorm to pass. The 2 acres of extensive landscaping include plenty of space for snowmen and snow angels, as well as a veranda, two decks, covered porch and 3-car garage.

Mary Beth Benes, Coldwell Banker Gundaker, 636-394-9300, mbbenes@cbgundaker.com

Coldwell Banker Gundaker, one of St. Louis’ leading residential real estate brokerage companies, operates 20 offices with some 2,000 sales associates serving metropolitan St. Louis and east-central Missouri. Formed in 2001 with the merger of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage (originally the Ira E. Berry Company, founded in 1939) and Gundaker Realtors (founded in 1968), which at the time of merger ranked among the top 10 independent real estate companies in the U.S. The associates of the Ladue/Clayton office rank among the area’s most experienced real estate professionals with special expertise in the Ladue market and the central corridor. For more information, visit cbgundaker.com.

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