Tucked away in Ladue, this Georgian Colonial presents with a stately façade in a picturesque and private setting. Lush gardens, an inground pool and a remodeled pool house, all framed by artistic landscaping, draw you in to explore the almost 1.5 acres of this handsome manse. Palladian windows and elegant French doors pour in sunlight on the great room addition while the paneled study intimates a dark beauty through its design. Discover endless entertainment options, from the walkout lower level, with a new full kitchen and bar, to the multiple patios. Lounging and banqueting are elevated experiences within the spacious living and dining rooms. End each day inside the sumptuous master wing, where you can enjoy dual baths and organized closets, plus a separate staircase that leads to your home gym. In addition, you’ll appreciate the property’s latest enhancements, including a new roof, new gutters and new downspouts. Welcome to the high life.

This 4-bedroom, 5 full-bathroom and 2 half-bathroom home in Ladue is listed for $1.849 million.

Wayne Norwood & Ben Patton, 314-629-3931, finesthomesstl.com, janetmcafee.com

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