Residing in Chesterfield, this brick-and-stone abode holds court over a pristine lawn, including a backyard oasis complete with a heated pool, waterfalls, a spa, a fire pit and an outdoor kitchen. Imagine waking up inside the sleek master suite, where a big bay window allows you to greet the beauty of the day. Between the custom closet and fabulous bath, you’ll be hard-pressed to leave your refuge. Yet once you do, the contemporary design of each living space rewards you with a new way to kick back. The glamorous see-through fireplace divides the living room from the hearth room, dining area and gourmet kitchen. Channel your inner Barefoot Contessa as an audience of loved ones watches from the 10-foot-by-six-foot center island in the kitchen area. After you’ve tucked into a drool-worthy meal, usher everyone down to the finished lower level, which boasts a recreation room and a kitchen, with a bar. This residence is an entertainer’s dream.

This 6-bedroom, 5 full-bathroom and 1 half-bathroom home in Chesterfield is listed for $1.389 million.

Joan Schnoebelen & Megan Rowe, 314-406-0005 (Schnoebelen), 314-378-4077 (Rowe), 314-725-5100 (office),

Laura McCarthy is a residential real estate company with expertise in the neighborhoods along St. Louis’ central corridor. Founded in 1944, Laura McCarthy is consistently ranked among St. Louis’ top real estate companies in sales volume. Many of its 100-plus agents specialize in the luxury real estate market, but all are familiar with St. Louis’ neighborhoods, from the Central West End to those on the Highway 64/40 corridor to Chesterfield and the St. Charles area.

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