In the Files of a Historic Estate: The Falicon Mansion

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Once in a lifetime does a property like the fabled Falicon Mansion become available for sale, this is the original floor plan – as discovered in “The Brickbuilder”.

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Falicon Mansion is considered one of the most impressive historic homes in Northeast Missouri. It was built in the late 1800’s by the noted architectural firm of Shepley, Rutan and Coolidge. The mansion is a gracious 11,000 sq. feet – it has 19 rooms, 7 bedrooms, 6 baths & 9 fireplaces.

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Situated on 40 acres in gorgeous Pike County, you will notice the rolling green hills. The Neo-classical home has a commanding presence that will be sure to impress. The grand foyer features a sweeping staircase and a dramatic one-of-a-kind archway.

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The Dining Room is enormous (literally… 28′ x 20′) and features a 12′ ceiling, tooled leather wallpaper, stenciled ceiling, mahogany paneling and a fireplace with marble surround as well as a cast-iron fire back with a relief of a lion wrestling a serpent.

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The Great Room is massive coming in at 34′ x 28′, with 12′ beamed & stenciled ceilings, oak paneling in addition to a massive fireplace. The grounds are teeming with life… there are 50 individual species of trees.

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The property also includes a 2-bedroom guesthouse as well as other historic outbuildings. Pike County is approximately 1.25 hrs. from St. Louis.

TheFaliconMansion.com

Listed by Ted Wight, Dielmann Sotheby’s International

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 314.607.5555

Listed at $995,000