201 S McKnight - A fully renovated, classic Ladue estate minutes from Clayton.
Original home was built in 1910 with an addition and extensive renovation in 2006.
Eastern walk bordering eastern lawn.
Original entry with 15 panel screen door.
The winding front drive is one of two driveways accessing the property.
Entry foyer with traditional Colonial entrance and 6 panel entry door, sidelights, arched transom, and 15 panel screen door.
Open staircase with classic period millwork and raised panel wainscoting. Cased openings with pocket doors to study, living room, formal powder room, and gallery hall.
The conservatory features 16' ceiling, an extended octagonal shape, and marble floors with radiant heat.
Stunning trompe l'oeil painting throughout the conservatory.
Palladium windows, matching mirrored panels, and barrel vault entry from study. French door to north terrace.
Study features art lighting, lacquered walls, herring bone hardwood floors, and octagonal entrance to conservatory with mirrored panels and custom sconces.
Formal living room features 10' ceilings, custom combed plaster walls, full masonry fireplace with gas logs. Octagonal entry with French door from eastern terrace.
Eastern terrace accessible from the yellow room and the formal living room. Surrounded by brick wall with wrought iron details.
The yellow room has southern exposure and 3 elevations of French doors that provide access to exterior terraces. The doors are accented by flush mounted columns and topped with palladium access.
The yellow room features spectacular custom iron chandelier by Russian designer Alexander von Eikh and 14' 5 ceiling with center cupola skylight.
Accesses the yellow room, eastern terrace, and southern courtyard.
Full masonry, wood burning fireplace with significant antique marble mantle.
Southern terrace accesses the yellow room and southern covered terrace.
Dining room features fabric wall covering and custom antique chandelier on lift. French doors to southern covered terrace.
20' ceiling with crown molding at 15' and dome finish to 20'.
Full masonry fireplace with gas logs, antique marble mantle, and slate hearth.
Grand entrance to dining room features double doors.
Caterer's kitchen with center island, granite counters, icemaker, warming drawers, double wall ovens, and 6 burner gas cook-top.
Caterer's kitchen with 10' ceiling accesses conservatory and overlooks north terrace.
The red room features 13' domed ceiling with trompe l'oeil paint detail, exquisite lacquering, Dhurrie fitted carpet, custom built-in entertainment bookshelves, French door to northern terrace, and gas fireplace with marble hearth and surround.
Breakfast room features stunning lacquered groin vault ceiling and herringbone hardwood floors.
Kitchen with custom chandelier by Alex von Eikh, recessed lighting and speakers, and lacquered ceilings and walls. Custom cabinetry to ceiling, display cabinetry with sliding doors, and appliance garage.
Center island with walnut counter and seating for 4 to 6, oversized undermount stainless steel sink, 2 Miele dishwashers, and Wolf built-in microwave. Kitchen adjoins butler's pantry and walk-in pantry.
Butler's pantry with lacquered walls, marble counters & backsplash, custom cabinetry with glass doors. Appliances include: Asko dishwasher set for delicate stemware, Sub-zero: wine cooler, icemaker, refrigerator drawers, and bar sink. Joins kitchen to din
Carrara marble countertops and backsplash, farmer's sink, stainless steel Wolf appliances, two 36 Sub-zero side by sides, and two Sub-zero refrigerator drawers.
Breakfast room features antique Italian chandelier, adjoins hearth room, and has 10' French doors and sidelights to northern terrace overlooking the pool.
Northern limestone terrace overlooking the pool accesses breakfast area, the red room, and the conservatory.
Hearth room with full masonry fireplace with gas logs and limestone hearth, surround, and mantle. Cased opening from breakfast room.
Hearth room features 16' barrel vault ceiling with crown molding at 12' and barrel vault finish to 16', cove lighting, custom chandelier designed by Alexander von Eikh on lift.
Mudroom/Laundry room with custom cabinetry, cubbies, closets, and storage. Marble countertops, utility sink, and Miele washer and dryer. Access to garage foyer.
Garage foyer entrance to main level attached 4 car garage with heat and water. Staircase to lower level and lower level garage.
Western staircase features 11' ceilings and exceptional carpentry detail. Access to upper center hall and lower level. French door to to western covered porch.
Western covered porch with 10' 6 ceiling and two ceiling fans. Entrances to kitchen, hearth room, and garage foyer.
Built in grill area with commercial exhaust fan and finished storage closets with slate surround and exhaust fan.
Western landing adjoins upper center hall and western staircase.
Master wing is comprised of the master hall, bedroom suite, sitting room, dressing room, and light flooded master bath.
Gas fireplace with exquisite carved marble mantle, surround, and marble hearth.
14' tray ceiling with crown molding at 10' and tray to 14'.
Master suite sitting room with 9' ceiling, custom built-in entertainment cabinet, two elevations of windows.
Master suite dressing room with 14' tray ceiling with crown molding at 10' and tray to 14'. Splint entry door from master bedroom, 28' of custom clothes organizers, his and her center dressing islands with marble countertops and drawer storage.
Master suit bath features his and her entrances from dressing room, his and her vanities with marble countertop and backsplash, P.E. Guerin faucets, and undermount sinks.
Eastern second floor landing with stunning, curved period railing extending to front staircase banister in foyer.
Bedroom 2 with 9' ceiling, 3 closets with organizers, 10' x 7' dressing room, and en suite bath featuring vanity sconces, marble counter and floor.
Bedroom 2 en suite bath features 9' ceilings, vanity sconces, and custom vanity with marble countertop and floor.
Bedroom Suite 3 features 10' ceilings, 3 closets with custom built-in organizers, and en suite bath. En suite bath with vanity sconces, marble countertop and floor.
Bedroom suite 4 with with two double closets with custom built-in organizers, built-in shelves, and en suite bath with custom vanity and marble counter, backsplash, and marble floor.
Playroom features 10' ceilings, recessed speakers, and pocket doors to hall. Situated among all the bedrooms on second floor.
Second floor laundry is one of 3 laundry rooms. 2 granite countertops, custom cabinets, utility sink, broom closet, built-in ironing board, and ceramic tile floor.
Bedroom suite 5 located on 3rd floor features sitting room, bedroom, and dressing room. Stunning lacquering and custom built-ins.
9' ceiling with dormer windows, recessed speakers and lights, and extensive millwork throughout.
Elevator to all 4 levels of home.
Lower level family room features 12' tray ceiling with recessed lights and speakers. Walk-out with 10' French door to rear lawn. Elevation of windows on west end. Arched entry to western staircase and cased 9' x 9'6 opening to game room.
Gas fireplace with limestone hearth and mantle in lower level family room.
Game room adjoining lower level family room with 12' tray ceiling has recessed lights and speakers.
8'6 x 11' wine cellar is located in the lower level. Features approximately 1500 bottles, 10' ceilings, climate controlled refrigeration, tasting island with case storage, and slate floors.
Exercise room features 10' ceiling, recessed speakers, mirrored wall with ballet barre, and sport floor. Adjoins lower level hall and lower level garage entry foyer.
Lower level bath with walk-in steam shower and marble counter and floor.
Lower level garage entry foyer. Stairs to main level garage foyer.
Lower level garage with tandem parking for 6 cars.
10' ceilings, recessed and hanging lights, oil/water separator, epoxy floor, and work bench.
Entry to 6 car tandem garage is located behind and under the original 1910 carriage house.
Pool house with over 1,000 square feet of finished space, limestone decking, and saltwater pool and spa. Pool house, spa, and pool are all part of the geothermal system. Mechanic shop in basement with rear entrance.
30' x 9' disappearing glass wall system with clear story windows above. Custom chandelier with matching andirons to fireplace by Alexander von Eikh.
Limestone flooring in pool house is flush with limestone pool deck. 5' x 3' wood burning fireplace with stucco mantle and surround.
Pool house kitchen features center island with counter seating, Sub-Zero refrigerator with freezer drawers, and Dacor five burner gas cooktop, wall oven and warming drawer. KitchenAid dishwash, Scotsman icemaker, and door to deck where grill is located.
Deluxe Viking grill built into stone base with direct access to pool house kitchen.
Limestone deck matching pool house floor. 45' x 20' heated, salt water pool with pebble sheen, seating ledge, retractable cover and diving board.
Northern elevation and terrace as seen from pool house.
Southern elevation and courtyard as seen from the auto court.
Attached heated 4 car garage with epoxy floor and water.
Original carriage house with 3 bays and unfinished storage above. Has heat and epoxy floors.
Southern auto court looking east toward S McKnight road.
Spectacular vegetable garden.
Eastern lawn and front drive.
Magnificent Ladue estate on 7.6 private acres with extensive gardens and mature trees.
201 S McKnight sits on 7.6 park-like acres.