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  • Price$575,000
  • Beds4
  • Baths3
  • Sq. Ft.2,664
  • Acres0.19
  • Built1927

556 Purdue Ave, University City

Handsome brick home w/4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths in sought-after University Hills. Built in 1927, marvel at the integrity of historic & modern-day qualities. Striking craftsmanship is showcased thru-out. Nestled in an idyllic setting w/outstanding curb appeal & surrounded by lush landscaping. A classic entry captures your attention. Architectural details such as leaded-glass windows, vintage fixtures, unique arches, hardwood floors and 9ft ceilings are distinctive. The timeless living room w/terrazzo floors, built-ins & wood burning fireplace leads directly to the front terrace. A graceful dining room connects to the kitchen. Cooking is a delight in the renovated kitchen w/shaker-style maple cabinets, granite counters, Jenn-Air appliances, center island & adjoining breakfast room. A relaxing sun room reminiscent of yesteryear leads to a quaint brick patio & yard that is a gardener’s dream come true. Upstairs all bedrooms have ample closet space & versatility of use. Don’t miss this home!

Essential Information

  • MLS® #17068295
  • Price$575,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Bathrooms3.00
  • Full Baths2
  • Half Baths1
  • Square Footage2,664
  • Acres0.19
  • Year Built1927
  • TypeResidential
  • StyleOther
  • StatusOption
  • Basement TypePoured Concrete, Rec/Family Area, Walk-Out, Partial


  • FeaturesPatio, Smoke Alarm/Detec, In-Ground Sprklr Sys, Near Public Trans, Tile/Slate Roof, Utility Shed
  • Parking Spaces2
  • ParkingGarage Door Opener, Off Street, Detached
  • # of Garages2


  • Lot DescriptionLevel Lot, Sidewalks, Streetlights
  • WindowsSome Storm Windows, French Door(s), Panel Door(s), Some Wood Windows
  • ConstructionBrick/Stone Msn Pred

Additional Information

  • Date ListedAugust 23rd, 2017
  • Days on Market6
  • HOA Fees345
  • HOA Fees Freq.Yearly

Community Information

  • Address556 Purdue Ave
  • AreaUniversity City
  • SubdivisionUniversity Hills
  • CityUniversity City
  • CountySt Louis
  • StateMO
  • Zip Code63130


  • InteriorBuilt-In Bookcases, 9' Ceilings, Some Wood Floors, Center Hall Plan, Historic/Period Mlwk
  • AppliancesDishwasher, Microwave, Range/Oven-Gas, Refrigerator, Downdraft/Cooktop, Front Controls on Range/Cooktop, Gas Cooktop
  • HeatingBaseboard, Hot Water/Steam, Radiator(s)
  • CoolingCeiling Fan, Central-Electric
  • Has BasementYes
  • BasementPoured Concrete, Rec/Family Area, Walk-Out, Partial
  • FireplaceYes
  • # of Fireplaces1
  • FireplacesFull Masonry, Woodburning Fireplce, Insert
  • Stories2 Story

School Information

  • DistrictUniversity City
  • ElementaryFlynn Park Elem.
  • MiddleBrittany Woods
  • HighUniversity City Sr. High

Listing Details

  • Listing OfficeKeller Williams Realty Chester
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