Stylish St. Louis Homes

Hall of Flame: 10 Homes with Exceptional Fireplaces

These ten homes feature outstanding fireplaces that—whether they are surrounded by historic millwork or part of a streamlined modern aesthetic—contribute both warmth and style.

Gracious Home in Hampton Park | 1183 Hampton Park

This gracious 5,173 sq. ft. home sits upon a hill in the popular Hampton Park neighborhood. Residents enjoy walking in their neighborhood & being centrally located with the bonus of larger lots than are available in Clayton. The living room is spacious & bright with a gas fireplace & rich architectural details. Off of the living room is a sunroom that looks out onto the yard & opens to a covered flagstone patio. The dining room is beautiful with a wood-burning fireplace. The kitchen has been updated with new cabinets, granite counter & tile floor, though also features the original butler’s pantry & Virtolite tiled walls. The 2nd floor has a primary bedroom with a large walk-in closet in addition to other closets & a sunroom. The primary bedroom bathroom has been updated with new vanity, tile work & jacuzzi tub. The 2nd & 3rd floors have 5 more bedrooms & 2 full baths. The 3rd floor also features a billiards room. Detached carriage house with 3 garage spaces & a living area above.

2 Year Old Custom Clayton Home | 8147 Stratford Drive

Stunning 2-year old custom residence by Arlo Homes. The exterior is gracious with limestone details. The hallmark of this home is the open floor plan & multitude of windows with light streaming in. The main level features a dining room, office & an expansive living area with the kitchen opening to the family room featuring a gas fireplace. The kitchen has a center island, quartz counters, Wolf gas range, Sub-Zero fridge, Bosch dishwasher, butler’s pantry with wine fridge and a huge walk-in pantry. Hardwood floors are throughout the main & all levels. The primary bedroom suite is glamorous with a tray ceiling, spacious walk-in closet & a luxurious spa-like master bath with 2 vanities, soaking tub & separate shower. The 2nd floor also features 3 other bedrooms, all with en-suite bathrooms & walk-in closets. 2nd-floor laundry. Elevator shaft pre-built in. Finished lower level with bedroom, recreation room with built-ins & full bath. Oversized 2-car garage.

Historic Kirkwood Home | 333 Dickson Street 

Situated on 1+ acres sits a gracious stucco home, built in 1900 by the owner of Moon Auto Company. The home has been modernized for today’s living. The entrance boasts a large foyer featuring a grand staircase, and original pocket doors leading to a bright and expansive living room with a wood-burning fireplace, built-in bookcases, and adjoining sunroom. Formal dining room with a wood-burning fireplace. Chef’s dream kitchen with granite counters, center island, gas stove and butler’s pantry. Family room off the kitchen with fireplace and doors that lead to the patio. Saltwater pool, hot tub, and plenty of level yard. Luxurious primary suite with a sunroom. The bath has a spa-like steam shower, double vanities, quartz counters and bath surround & TOTO toilet. 2 more beds, 1 bath and expansive upper deck finish the 2nd level. The 3rd level has 3 beds and 2 baths. Finished lower level with recreation room, full bath and storage. 3-car garage. Walk to Kirkwood business district and Park.

Enchanting Log Cabin Compound | 984 Charrette Lane

Located only 30 minutes from 270 & 44 is this enchanting compound of structures. Overlooking the Missouri River Valley is this completely private 7+ acre parcel of land with mature trees and lush woodland gardens. The main log home has been meticulously preserved and enhanced for today’s needs. A covered porch stretches across two sides of the home, providing a special vantage point of the river. The main level of the home has an eat-in kitchen and is separated from the living room by a huge stone wood-burning fireplace. Off of the living room is a parlor that can also be used as a main floor primary bedroom with another fireplace. The upper floor features a bedroom and fireplace. The lower level was enhanced to be a more modern living space with a recreation room, office, and full bath. Guest cottage below the two-car garage. There is a historic log cabin that you pass as you walk to the log chapel. This special structure has hosted weddings, and services and boasts a gas fireplace.

Impressive Tudor in Claverach Park | 7146 Wydown Boulevard

mpressive Tudor on one of the largest lots in Claverach Park. Residents of Claverach Park love being close to Forest Park and popular restaurants and enjoy neighborhood 4th of July parades, Halloween celebrations, and wine and cheese gatherings. As you enter the home you will love the foyer graced with a sweeping staircase and terrazzo floors. The grand living room has a soaring 20ft beamed ceiling, fireplace, leaded windows, and French doors leading to a covered terrace. The dining room features an original chandelier and sconces, and another set of French doors leading to a deck. The chef’s kitchen features a center island with gas range, 2 pantries, and adjoins to a family room with gas fireplace. The primary bedroom has a large dressing room, and additional closets. The primary bathroom features a jacuzzi tub, separate shower, and dual sinks. 3 more bedrooms and 2 bathrooms complete the second floor. The lower level has a recreation room, gym, and game room. 2 car garage with gated driveway.

Modern Farmhouse New Construction in Frontenac | 11600 Clayton Road

This fabulous 1.5 story Frontenac home is nestled on an acre in the Ladue School district. Brand new 4 bedroom home features a light-filled open floor plan and an impressive array of upgrades including beautiful millwork, hardwood floors throughout, oak beams, designer lighting, and 10’ ceilings on the 1st floor. Lovely main floor master suite with two generous walk-in custom closets, huge master bath, shiplap paneling, heated Carrara marble floors, and freestanding tub. The gourmet kitchen has Thermador appliances and Carrara marble countertops. The adjoining hearth room with wood-burning fireplace, walk-up bar, and 14’ vaulted ceiling leads out to a covered rear porch with views of the private and level backyard. The study, large living room, mud/laundry room, and 1/2 bath complete the 1st floor. The 2nd floor comes with 9‘ ceilings, 3 en-suite bedrooms, and a 2nd generously sized laundry room. In addition, the oversized 4 car garage make this modern farmhouse truly one of a kind!

Condo in Historic Dorris Car Company Lofts | 4100 Laclede Avenue #114

A rare opportunity to own a unique condo in the Dorris Car Company Lofts. The main floor unit was formerly part of the executive offices and showroom for the company. The condo features an impressive limestone fireplace, rich wood paneling, leaded glass art windows, and 12′ ceilings. Doors off the dining area lead to a private patio with motorized awning and community yard. Open kitchen with granite counters. Two large bedrooms and an extra bedroom or office. Two full baths. The complex has a pool and party room. 2-garage spaces in the heated garage. In-unit laundry. 2 storage lockers. Easy walk to restaurants, bar & coffee shop.

Luxury Central West End Condo | 4101 Laclede Avenue #410

4101 Laclede is the newest luxury development in the CWE! An exciting, walkable location close to restaurants & shopping. 4101 Laclede offers a limited collection of sleek, modern residences thoughtfully designed with your lifestyle in mind and all the benefits of a full amenity building. Residents enjoy a pool deck, hot tub, grilling deck, fitness center, club house, garage parking & secured entrance. This unit features wide plank flooring, 10 ft ceilings, Nest thermostat, USB charging outlets, gourmet kitchen with quartz waterfall countertop, gas cook top & a custom glass backsplash. Private terrace provides the perfect perch. Contemporary gas fireplace with stack-stone facing. Custom shades throughout the unit. Office off of the kitchen with built-in cabinetry. Stylish main bedroom with a barn wood wall & a door to the terrace. Closet with custom closet system. Main bath with dual sinks, marble surrounds, heated floors, jacuzzi tub & separate shower. In-unit laundry. Powder room.

Grand Central West End Manse | 46 Washington Terrace

A special opportunity to be the 3rd steward of this grand 1909 manse. Washington Terrace is a private street in the CWE that is on the National Registry of Historic Places. Walk to Forest Park, The Metrolink & more. Wood-paneled living room with fireplace. The spacious dining room is adorned with historic millwork & a large bay. The dining room leads to a screened porch. The kitchen boasts Viking appliances, butlers pantry, center island with prep sink & hearth room with another bay window overlooking the deck & pool area. The primary suite is a peaceful retreat with an updated spa-like bathroom & sauna. The 2nd floor has 2 bedrooms with Jack-n-Jill bathroom & a 4th bedroom with a private balcony overlooking the backyard. A ballroom, 2 additional bedrooms, a full bathroom & 2 large storage rooms complete the 3rd floor. Expansive deck, yard & pool area perfect for outdoor entertaining. Gated driveway & 2-car garage. New boiler, new roof, entirely AC & restored windows.

Brentwood Bungalow With Large Addition | 8780 Pine Avenue

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