Nestled in a cul-de-sac with beautiful trees serving as a background, this stately, 1.5-story estate in the impressive Homestead Estates subdivision offers both luxury and privacy. Be wowed by the expansive great room, featuring a two-story wall of bay windows and cozy gas fireplace, which opens to the gourmet kitchen and breakfast room, accompanied by deck access. The kitchen boasts a center island, granite countertops, double ovens and a gas cooktop. The main-level master suite includes a luxurious bathtub and bay window, tucked between his-and-hers sinks, a walk-in shower and a walk-in closet. Three additional bedrooms and two additional baths can be found in the upper level loft area. The final bed and full bath are found in the colossal walkout lower level, which offers something for everyone in the family: billiards, a walk-behind wet bar, an exercise room and a recreational area. Other amenities include the three-car garage, main-level laundry and beautifully crafted mudroom.

This 5-bedroom, 4 full-bathroom and 1 half-bathroom home in Wildwood is listed for $839,900.

The Kristi & JT Monschein Team, 17050 Baxter Road, Suite 200, 636-537-8288,

For more than 35 years, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Alliance Real Estate (formerly Prudential Alliance, Realtors) has served the greater St. Louis metropolitan area. The company operates seven branch locations with more than 400 agents in four major counties, making it one of the largest residential real estate brokerages in the area. Berkshire Hathaway offers one-stop shopping services, including corporate relocation, new-homes marketing, commercial sales, and mortgage, title and warranty products.