$1,695,000
6 Beds
6, 2 half Baths
11,437 SqFt
0.64 Acre Lot
27,748 Sqft Lot
Status Active
Property Type Residential
Year Built
Neighborhood Forest Park Add
Days on Website 81

Property Map

$1,695,000 – 40 Portland Place, St Louis, MO 63108

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Listing courtesy of Dielmann Sotheby’s Intl Realty.

Description

This historic Richardson Romanesque style CWE mansion, constructed of Indiana limestone, was built for G. Warren Brown, founder of Brown Shoe Co. in 1897. The entrance hall boasts rosewood wainscot and staircase with Italian mosaic floor. Adjacent is a study with walnut boiserie & marble fireplace. The rosewood paneled living room features original leaded-glass bookcases and carved French limestone fireplace. A solarium with art glass skylight opens to the LR, DR & veranda. The butler’s pantry, kitchen, breakfast room and 2 powder rooms complete this floor. The 2nd level includes the master suite with his/hers bath/dressing rooms, and 2 additional bedrooms with ensuite bath. Located on the 3rd level are 3 bedrooms, 2 baths and sitting rooms. A billiard room with fireplace and bonus room are in the partially-finished basement. The extra-large lot features a pool and carriage house with 3-car garage and living quarters.

Property Details and Features

Amenities

  • Elevator in Residence
  • Private Inground Pool

Appliances and Equipment

  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Range/Oven-Gas
  • Refrigerator
  • Trash Compactor

Basement

  • Full
  • Partially Finished
  • Rec/Family Area

Bathrooms

  • 8 bathrooms
  • 6 full bathrooms
  • 2 half bathrooms
  • 8 main/upper level bathrooms
  • 6 upper level full bathrooms
  • 2 main level half bathrooms

Bedrooms

  • 6 bedrooms
  • 6 main/upper level bedrooms
  • In-Law Quarters
  • Master Bdr. Suite

House

  • 11,437 square feet
  • 3+ Story
  • Other
  • 12 rooms
  • Historic
  • Manse
  • Traditional
  • Brick/Stone Msn Pred
  • 121 years old
  • 22 rooms

Cooling

  • Zoned

Disclosures

  • Flood Plain No
  • Occupancy Perm Req
  • Pool Disclosure
  • Sellers Discl. Avail

Dining Room

  • Separate Dining

Fireplaces

  • 6 fireplaces
  • Gas
  • Woodburning Fireplce
  • Den/Library
  • Living Room
  • Master Bedroom

Garage

  • Size: 0
  • 3 garage spaces

Water

  • Public

Heating

  • Steam
  • Radiator(s)

Home Owner’s Association

  • $4,000
  • Paid Yearly

Interior Features

  • Built-In Bookcases
  • Center Hall Plan
  • Coffered Ceilings
  • Historic/Period Mlwk
  • Some Carpeting
  • Special Millwork
  • 10 foot ceilings
  • Some Wood Floors
  • Covered Porch
  • In-Ground Sprklr Sys
  • Tile/Slate Roof

Kitchen

  • Breakfast Bar
  • Breakfast Room
  • Butler Pantry
  • Eat-In Kitchen
  • Pantry
  • SolidSurfaceCounter

Listing

  • $148 per square foot

Location

  • Subdivision: Forest Park Add
  • Central West
  • St Louis City

Lot

  • 27,748 square feet
  • 0.637 acres
  • 150×256
  • Level Lot
  • Partial Fencing
  • Sidewalks
  • Streetlights
  • 0.637 acres

Miscellaneous

  • Ramp Entry

Parking

  • Carriage House w/Apt

Schools

  • School District: St. Louis City
  • Elementary school: Ford-Ford Br. Elem. Comm. Ed.
  • Junior high school: Langston Middle
  • Senior high school: Sumner High

Sewer

  • Public

Taxes

  • Taxes paid: 14929
  • Year: 2016

Utilities

  • Water heater: Gas

Windows and Doors

  • French Door(s)
  • Palladian Windows
  • Panel Door(s)
  • Pocket Door(s)
  • Skylight(s)
  • Some Stained Glass
  • Some Wood Windows
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