Marine consultant selling Kirkwood 4BD

Medium 80bcc35a63855c8912b030ae54039c21 James F. Pritchard and his wife, Mary, have listed for sale a four-bedroom, two-bath home at 39 Barberry Lane in Kirkland for $485,000.

The 1,943-square-foot house in the Kirkwood Southwest neighborhood was built in 1884. Sally Harris of Prudential Select Properties is the listing agent.

Mr. Pritchard is the co-founder and president of North American Marine Consultants LLC in St. Louis. He was previously president and chief operating officer of Merrill Marine Services Inc., where he worked for 30 years. Prior to MMSI, he worked for Marine Loss Control as a marine surveyor, appraiser and consultant.

According to, there were 464 home sales in Kirkwood in 2008, with a median sales price of $186,750.