Stunning historic estate set on a large corner lot on desirable Forest Park Boulevard. Featuring distinct architectural style and character, this all brick home is updated & lovingly maintained. A spacious floor plan accommodates 5 bedrooms, 3 full & 3 half baths, providing 4600+ of finished living & entertaining space. Warm and inviting, this home embraces the moment you enter. The large foyer showcases the fine craftsmanship that flows throughout this residence. Beautiful original fireplace flanked by built-in bookcases & multiple windows are featured in the living room. Huge formal dining room provides seating for large parties and is perfect for entertaining. Custom designed eat-in kitchen is furnished with an abundance of mission style cabinetry, tiled backsplash, a planning or beverage station, tiled countertops, plus easy-care tiled flooring. Chef worthy appliances stay. Sunroom w/terracotta tiled floor & sunny windows is ideal for a quiet relaxing retreat. French doors are used thru the main floor to open up this large floor plan or create private gathering areas. The 2nd floor offers 4 good-sized bedrooms & 2 full baths. 2nd floor large laundry room w/folding table plus bonus basement laundry area. The top floor is a 1200 sq. ft. master suite encompassing a sitting area, built-in bookshelves, window seats, a huge dream double walk-in closet, a built-in desk, a kitchenette perfect for morning coffee, a cozy wood stove, plus exposed brick wall w/original windows at either gable. The luxury bath offers a queen soaking tub, twin sink vanity, plus 3 head walk-in shower. The basement, ready for your finishing touches, provides a family room, game & exercise room, half bath plus 2nd laundry area w/handy utility sinks. Distinctive touches include hardwood flooring, crown molding, beautiful original woodwork, large closets, plus updated plumbing, HVAC, plumbing & electrical services. Exterior elements include a deep covered front porch, a circular drive, a portico w/gate entrance to extended drive onto the carriage house. Schedule your private tour today.