The lane leading to this picturesque estate takes you through the prestigious grounds of Westwood Country Club. Designed by a landscape architect, the residence astounds with gorgeous surroundings, from the slate-lined stream and waterfall to the upper pond and wraparound cedar deck. French doors unveil the heated indoor pool and newer infrared sauna. Imagine entertaining in the home’s spectacular open layout, boasting a private garden view from each window. Converse with guests beneath the vaulted ceilings found in the main living areas. Sip hot toddies beside the massive imported-Italian marble fireplace in the family room or enjoy the view from the big bay window found in the custom-built study. Host a holiday cookie bake in the open kitchen, where an electric glass cooktop, a built-in oven and imported granite countertops provide every convenience. Spend each night in the calming master suite, complete with a sitting room, wall of windows and balcony that overlooks the patio and gardens.

This 3-bedroom, 4 full-bathroom and 1 half-bathroom home in Westwood is listed for $1.098 million.

Jan Kosmal, 314-478-1179 (direct), 314-647-0001 (office), cbphomes.com

Locally owned, Coldwell Banker Premier Group was formed in 1972 and has been the No. 1 Coldwell Banker affiliate in Missouri for the past three years. According to founder Mark Cofman, “The success of our company has been directly related to the success of our clients.” Coldwell Banker Premier Group has three offices: Midcounty, South County and Washington, Missouri.