2017 St. Jude Dream Home


Payne Family Homes was excited to be the 2017 St. Louis St. Jude Dream Home builder. 2017 markd our 4th year to have the honor of building a one-of-a-kind home for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. We’ve raised more than $4  million with the giveaway of this home for St. Jude and this is just the beginning!  

2017's Dream Home was The Montego II at Ashford Knoll in Cottleville! This home featured soaring 12-ft ceilings, a gourmet kitchen, spa-inspired luxury master bath, fully finished lower level, a basketball court, a media room with a secret door and staircase, a 5-car garage, and so much more! Ashford Knoll is conveniently located off of Highway N just east of Highway K, minutes from I-70, Hwy 40/64 and Highway 364.

Groundbreaking Ceremony



First Floor  - 2,136 sq. ft. 

The first floor includes an open Kitchen, stainless steel appliances, and upgraded granite with a 10’ island set with two dishwashers and seating for five.  Double ovens and an 8’ pantry with custom shelving, cabinets and granite countertops. The traditional Café has been expanded to a full 17’ x 16’ open to the kitchen and the 2-story great room features a fireplace and two skylights.  The master on the first floor has a private screened porch, luxury master bath and oversized walk-in-closet.  The first floor is rounded out with a formal dining room and first floor study, powder room, mud room and laundry room with a laundry shoot from the 2nd floor. 


Second Floor - 1,862 sq. ft. 

The second floor has three additional bedrooms, each with a separate bathroom and walk-in-closet.  The expanded media room enters just off the loft and has a private staircase directly to the garage.

Least of all, is the 3 car front, 2 car tandem garage for a total of 5 parking spaces.  


Additional Sq Ft:

Finished Basement = 1246

Garage Area (including stair) = 1028

Owners Private Screened Porch = 155