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Old matchbook from St. Louis found in Tokyo antique store

St. Louis Arch collage

For  a change of pace…


Townhouse for lease in historic Lafayette Square St. Louis

For lease: 1400 SF two-story historic replica townhouse, 2BR, 1.5BA on quiet tree-lined street in Lafayette Square. Pet OK with additional deposit and approval of landlord.  Finished basement with laundry room and space for home office or play area.  All appliances and washer/dryer included.  Wood-burning fireplace.  Private fenced yard with deck. Fenced-in covered two-car carport with electric door opener and access from alley.  Lots of storage space. A unique plus is an attached storage room with separate front and rear entrances. Central air, new energy efficient furnace, new roof, high 10′ ceilings, newly refinished hardwood floors on main floor. Newly re-carpeted upstairs. Huge master BR with extra-wide closet, skylight and tall windows overlooking tree-lined MacKay Place.  Beautiful Lafayette Park is just one block up the street.  $1275/mo includes wireless internet, free local phone, and monitored home security system. 

Lafayette Square is a national historic district. One of the nicest renovated historic urban success stories in the United States, with a neighborhood association to die for.  Walking distance to park, fitness and yoga centers, restaurants and shops.  Close to Metrolink, bus, downtown, sports venues, hospitals, and SLU.  Easy access to I-70, I-44, I-55, I-64. See for more information on this fascinating neighborhood.

Contact the Dischert Properties leasing office at 314-484-8804. 

Happy 4th of July from St. Louis!


Lafayette Square Home & Garden Tour, June 2007

Here are some photos from the tour last week:


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