1126 Ridgeway Meadow Drive located in Ellisville in St Louis County MO
4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, 3 car garage offered at $575000
1126 Ridgeway Meadow Drive is a “one-of-a-kind” custom home that was completed in 2003. The builder was Robert Levinson.
The home is located in Ellisville, Missouri, on a quiet cul-de-sac that backs to Bluebird Park. The original owners were influential in the design. There are many windows throughout the home. The front faces south. The owners very seldom need to turn on the lights they say.
The floor plan is open. There is hardwood in the kitchen, entry, gallery and hearth room on the first floor. The 2 story entry foyer is 12×12. The gas fireplace is in the living room.
The kitchen has a center island, a breakfast bar and dining table. It is open to a spacious hearth room. The cabinets are 42″. There is a double pantry. The laundry room is on the first floor.
In addition, there is an office and a main floor master bedroom suite. The master bedroom has 2 walk-in closets. The bay window includes a door to the private patio in the back yard. The master bath has a separate whirlpool tub and shower and a double vanity.
The second floor includes a second master bedroom and 2 other spacious bedrooms. Each of the bedrooms has a walk-in closet. There is a jack-n-jill bathroom between the bedrooms with a master bath connected to the second master bedroom. The second floor of 1126 Meadow Ridge Drive also includes a loft room that the current owners use for a private-time room. It overlooks Bluebird Park and has abundant northern light. Yummy.
The backyard of this spacious home is actually Bluebird Park. If you enjoy tennis, trails and swimming, it is just steps away. Best of all, you aren’t in charge of the maintenance. Now that’s a winner.
1126 Ridgeway Meadow Drive has a full basement with four egress windows with southern exposure. The heating and air conditioning are zoned (up and down) and there are 2 hot water heaters (upstairs and downstairs). There is a 3 car garage.
The home has only a few steps to get inside and all of the hallways are wide enough to accommodate a wheelchair.
1126 Ridgeway Meadow Drive is located in Ellisville, MO. Ellisville is one of the municipalities that makes up St Louis County. The population as of the 2010 census was 9,169 people, 3,669 households, and 2,469 families. The racial makeup of Ellisville in 2010 census was 95.11% White, 1.58% African American, 0.11% Native American, 2.05% Asian, 0.38% from other races, and 0.76% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.16% of the population.Ellisville was settled by Captain James Harvey Ferris of Kentucky before 1837.
My father owned a small business that was officed in Ellisville about 50 years ago. At that time it really had a small town feel with what seemed like everyone knowing everyone. I remember there was a small diner on Manchester that was called Home Plate. It had delicious pies and everybody knew your name.
The city of Ellisville has eight parks that are connected by an extensive 7-kilometer long trail system. 1126 Ridgeway Meadow Drive abuts Bluebird park which is the largest and has the most amenities. Bluebird Park consists of 167.36 acres and contains aquatic center, playground, 3 tennis courts, 3 pavilions, 2 softball fields, dog park, disc golf course, amphitheater, picnic area, and multiuse pad, and trail.
1126 Ridgeway Meadow Drive is in the Rockwood School District. Rockwood School District is in St. Louis County, Missouri, serving 22,268 students. There are 19 elementary schools, 6 middle schools and 4 high schools in the district, with an average of 19 students per classroom teacher. There are 3,318 staff as of October 2012. The average teacher’s salary is $56,701 and $99,479 for the average administrator’s salary. The superintendent earns $234,600.
1126 Ridgeway Meadow Drive is in the Ellisville Elementary School. Click here for the state of Missouri report card. Ellisville Elementary is rated 9 out of 10 on GreatSchools.org. Crestview Middle School is grades six through eight. Click here for the state report card. Greatschools.org scores Crestview Middle at 10 out of 10. Wow! The public high school is Marquette Sr. High. The rating from greatschools.org is 9 out of 10. Marquette ranked number 10 in Missouri best high schools on Digger. It ranked number 7 on US News High Schools.
1126 Ridgeway Meadow Drive is car dependent with a walk score of 19. There are two bus lines: the 58X Twin Oaks Express is 0.6 miles; the 57 Maplewood-Wildwood is 1.1 miles. The major highway arteries are Highways 40/64 and 44. The sub arteries are Clarkson Road, Clayton Road and Manchester Road. Click on the link below for travel times for car, bike and bus.