Exceptional architecture and majestic street presence introduce this magnificent Hampton Park residence built by renowned architect, Louis LaBeaume in 1911 and listed on the National Register.
The current owners' total restoration and expansion of the existing home consisted of painstaking work by Saint Louis' finest craftsmen and using the finest materials.
With the utmost care and attention to detail and sparing no expense, they have produced a singular property in our market. This house is the perfect blend of old world grandeur with today's technology, convenience and livability.
Fabulous interior spaces with breathtaking views provided the perfect palette for this exceptional renovation.
The dramatic floor plan with almost 12,000sf of luxurious living space, 7 bedrooms, 9 all new bathrooms, 4 fireplaces, 22 closets, 8 new zones of HVAC and an addition built to replicate the original home which includes an 800 square foot kitchen area which opens to a magnificent great room with cathedral ceiling.
Outside, broad lawns lead to an impressive circle drive and the beautifully designed, majestic manor home with its expansive terraces and porte cochere.
The back and front lawns have been completely re-landscaped and a mosquito misting system has been installed for the backyard. New historically compatible, remote- controlled exterior lighting fixtures surround the perimeter of the entire property.
Perfectly balanced and equally enchanting inside and out, this wonderful residence is an extraordinary backdrop for both lavish entertaining and comfortable family living.
Fun Facts About This Home
It’s been a labor of love restoring this remarkable home over the past decade. Some unique aspects of this truly elegant house and added special features include:
- Concealed library-quality pine bookshelves from England line full wall of den
- Leaded glass cabinet doors from original Butler's pantry re-fitted in wine cellar
- Custom-tiled dog wash on lower level plus 80-ft. sequestered dog run
- Flues exist for 2 bedroom fireplaces that were removed (can be re-installed)
- Bottled glass doors moved to new master bedroom closets
- Original dolphin sconces from solarium nickel plated and installed in master bath
- Trompe L’oeil cloud medallions in Great Room ceiling
- Gourmet cook’s hidden mahogany spice cupboard
About The Area
Richmond Heights, Missouri, is one of St. Louis' most desirable communities, offering access to nearby parks, shopping, restaurants, high-end retailers and easy, convenient access to major thoroughfares.
Tree-lined wide boulevards lead to Hampton Park, a private estate community nestled at the southeast quadrant of the intersection of Hanley and Clayton Roads. Conveniently located in the "heart" of close-in West St. Louis County, Hampton Park is just 10-minutes from Forest Park and Grand Avenue cultural attractions, 15 minutes to Lambert International Airport, and 15 minutes to downtown sports venues.
The Central West End and Medical Center are a 10 minute drive. Downtown Clayton and the Ritz Carlton are a pleasant 1 mile walk.
Please contact Maria Elias if you are interested in learning more about 1108 Hillside Drive and would like to schedule an appointment.
Office Phone 314-993-8000
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