6464 Ellenwood Avenue

6464 Ellenwood Avenue , St Louis, MO 63105

You only get to live in a house like this once in your lifetime. May we present..THE DUCHESS OF ELLENWOOD. One can only understand this space by experiencing it. This manse, built by and for Thomas Skinker, features generous light-filled rooms that are equal measures grand and intimate. Most of the updating and remodeling has already occured. Kitchen hearth room serves as epicenter of main level, while formal rooms segue to wrap around screened porch overlooking one of Clayton's largest and most expertly cultivated lot/gardens. Master suite oasis offers spa worthy luxury bath and private outdoor patio with commanding views. Media room with fireplace highlights family pajama lounge. Third floor 4 bedrooms can serve any/all purposes. Period artisan appointments on all levels keep this home Old World authentic. Situated in the heart of coveted Ellenwood neighborhood adjacent to Forest Park & Washington University. Some of St. Louis' most noteworthy residents have called the Duchess home.



5,854 Sq.Ft. LIVING AREA

0.661 Acres lot

 J. Warner

J. Warner


Top Producing Realtor® & Founding Partner

Features & Amenities


  • total bedrooms6
  • Total bathrooms5.5
  • full bathrooms5
  • half bathroom1
  • Fireplace Gas, Non Functional, Woodburning Fireplce
  • APPLIANCES Dishwasher, Disposal, Double Oven, Gas Cooktop, Refrigerator
  • other interior Features Bookcases, Coffered Ceiling(s), Historic/Period Mlwk, Window Treatments, High Ceilings, Walk-in Closet(s), Wet Bar, Some Wood Floors

Area & Lot

  • Status Sold
  • Living Area5,854 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Area0.661 Acres
  • MLS ID19000240
  • YEAR BUILT1902
  • Architecture StylesHistoric, Manse, Traditional
  • Water FrontageN
  • Elementary SchoolRalph M. Captain Elem.
  • Middle SchoolWydown Middle
  • High SchoolClayton High
  • School DistrictClayton


  • Garage Space2
  • water SourcePublic
  • lot featuresLevel Lot, Partial Fencing, Sidewalks, Streetlights
  • parkingAttached Garage, Garage Door Opener, Off Street, Rear/Side Entry
  • HEAT TYPEForced Air, Radiator(s)
  • AIR CONDITIONINGOther, Electric, Zoned
  • sewerPublic Sewer
  • HOA AmenitiesSecurity Lighting, Underground Utilities


  • Sales Price$1,675,000
  • Real Estate Tax $16,359

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