Guests will be awe-struck as they come up the drive and into the circular court of this impressive brick manse, located on 1.5 acres within walking distance of dining, shopping and nature trails. Its columned façade stands imposing, promising a slew of delights with a massive patio and updated pool. In the great room, people may debate whether to make excellent use of the commercial-grade grill or the fireplace’s pizza oven. Others might wander to the chic hearth room, with a stone fireplace and wet bar. The gourmet kitchen entices with top-of-the-line appliances, a new dishwasher and double ovens, and two center islands. Host decadent dinner parties in the dining room, which showcases custom Amish built-ins. The main-floor master suite beckons, with a spa that houses a 16-foot-by-8-foot pool and private access to the backyard oasis. Additional decadent amenities include a new laundry room, a dog bath and a lower level, with family and wine rooms.

This 6-bedroom, 5 full-bathroom and 2 half-bathroom home in St. Louis is listed for $2,399,017.

Sue Kelly & Laura Sanders, 314-602-3533 (Kelly), 314-605-2581 (Sanders), 636-394-9300 (Town and Country office), coldwellbankerhomes.com

Coldwell Banker Gundaker, one of St. Louis’ leading residential real estate brokerage companies, offers 19 offices with more than 1,300 sales associates serving metropolitan St. Louis and east-central Missouri. CBG was 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). The associates of the Town and Country office rank among the area’s most-experienced retail professionals, with special expertise in the central corridor.