Situated on a large corner lot in University Club, the home at 15308 Campanile Court is a 3,771-square-foot Acadian style home that blends antique pine and cypress with old brick to give guests a warm welcome inside. A brick-edged walk leads up to an aggregate front porch with a pine board ceiling and to a cypress entry door topped by a matching sunset transom. The wide foyer is floored in antique pine, which along with Old St. Louis bricks, is the flooring of choice in this beautiful University Club home.
Immediately to the right in the triple-split floor plan is the formal dining room, illuminated by an ornate chandelier and the natural light that spills in through a floor-to-ceiling wood window. On the other side of the foyer, there are stairs to the second floor and a short hallway to the guest suite, which is serviced by its own full bath.
Straight ahead, the living room has a tall cypress mantle above a gas fireplace with a black granite tile surround. Cypress cabinetry flanks the fireplace, and there are windows and an exit to the covered back porch. Tall ceilings and triple-crown molding add elegance and style.
A cased entry leads from the living room to a big area that houses the kitchen, keeping room and breakfast area. Floored in Old St. Louis bricks, this area is the heart and soul of the home, the space where most family activity will take place. The keeping room has the home’s second fireplace, this one also topped by a warm cypress mantle. On the right side is a built-in cypress entertainment center, and on the left side perpendicular to the fireplace is a cypress bookshelf. Corner windows provide lots of natural light, and there’s an exit here to the back porch. In fact, natural light is abundant throughout the home, even in unexpected places like the master closet and the laundry room.
A nice breakfast area angles from the kitchen, where a massive center island takes center stage. A 5-burner Thermador cook top with a pop-up vent is on this square granite island. Matching granite is on the kitchen counters below cypress cabinetry. The appliance package is upscale, including a GE Profile refrigerator, warming drawer, oven and microwave, as well as a Bosch dishwasher and a double stainless sink below corner windows. Just down a short brick hallway is a powder room, the laundry room and exit to the home’s two-car garage and boat port.
The master bedroom is in the back, with a sitting area providing views of the fenced back yard. The master bath has been recently remodeled to include a very nice corner Jacuzzi tub with a waterfall faucet. Standing next to the tub is a frameless walk-in shower. Her granite vanity is long, with a makeup desk in the center. His is on the opposite wall, near the big master closet at the end of the bath. The closet has lots of shelving and hanging space.
Meanwhile, upstairs, there are two more bedrooms serviced by a Hollywood bath. Both bedrooms have dormers, one viewing the front yard and one viewing the back. A game room up here also has a dormer, the second one in the front elevation.
The big fenced back yard on this corner lot property has plenty of room if the new owner wants to install a swimming pool. The home also has a security system, as well as a Rainbird system for the landscaping.
Don’t miss your chance to see this beautiful University Club residence today. Dolly McKenney, the agent marketing the property for RE/MAX First, will keep it open from 2-5 p.m.
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