15 Luxury Homes in Prestigious Eanes ISD
There are numerous aspects that go into purchasing a home – appearance, floor plan and layout, or even proximity to downtown. For many though, the school district plays a major role in the home search and is sometimes even the deciding factor for families.
The Eanes ISD has become known as an elite district and is, in fact, one of Texas’ most sought-after school districts. The District, which consists of six elementary schools, two middle and one high school, consistently exceeds state and national averages on the SAT and ACT, and even achieved the highest rating, “Met Standard” by the Texas Education Agency (TEA) for the 2016 – 2017 school year.
With a commitment to provide exceptional teaching and prepare students for life-long success, the average teacher in the district has 13 years of experience with 42.3% holding advanced degrees.
As a 1:1 mobile device district, students from kinder through 12th grade can enjoy the benefits of having technology in their hands and learning how to use it responsibly. The iPads create an engaging and interactive atmosphere where gifted students can be challenged to a higher level of thinking and at-risk students can personalize their instruction through the apps to improve learning.
Other opportunities for Eanes students include robotics, Destination Imagination, gifted and talented, athletics, fine arts, dance, Spanish immersion and so much more. High schoolers can even choose to participate in the Incubator program, health occupations classes and computer sciences. Social-emotional learning and global citizenship are also key components for all grade levels.
Spanning 31.2 square miles, the Eanes Independent School district covers a lot of ground. These homes offered by Austin Portfolio Real Estate agents are located within the District’s boundaries.
4104 Rivercrest Drive | Listed at $3,299,500 | Russell Martin
Exemplary views and a private setting are just a few ways to describe this gorgeous home with 141 feet of prime lakefront access. Located on the main body of Lake Austin, Rivercrest offers a steel 2 slip boat dock with an enormous party deck, both screened and open. Enjoying lake views are easy since its upper and lower covered decks are accessible from nearly every room. The gated setting with steel bulkhead and large trees create the ideal setting for privacy. Recently updated on the inside, the interior of the home features an open kitchen with Wold range, Miele coffee bar, two wine refrigerators and Control4 Home Automation. The ultimate master retreat showcases more lake views from the wall of windows, stunning wood floors, an impressive wood beamed ceiling and access to the covered deck. The large ensuite bath offers a massive walk-in shower, double vanities and a spa tub with gorgeous ceiling details above.
If you’ve dreamed about having your own ranch-like property but haven’t wanted to be too far from the city, then this West Austin property may be the place for you! Located in Eanes ISD and just minutes from eateries and shops in the Hill Country Galleria, Westlake, and Lakeway, serenity meets nature will be your first impression as you enter this gated, 12.95-acre estate that was remodeled in 2010. The long driveway leads through impeccably maintained grounds with beautiful landscaping and outdoor lighting, along with two water wells, a 30,000-gallon water storage tank, and solar panels.
The gourmet kitchen opens to the living room and overlooks the covered patio and beautiful backyard pool, spa, and fire pit. The media room, master bedroom, study/optional 6th bedroom, and 2.5 baths are situated on the main level, while the upper level boasts a gameroom, 4 additional bedrooms, flex space, and 3 full baths with an upper level balcony that overlooks the pool and private backyard. A detached structure, currently used as an exercise studio, can be transformed into a guest house or office. The backyard features natural acreage, including a seasonal waterfall, and ends in the middle of a creek which ensures additional privacy and provides a barrier from any other property. This incredible estate is perfect if you’re looking for privacy, a business retreat, or a place to host family and friends while still being close to central Austin. Horses are welcome!
1309 Kittansett Cove | Listed at $3,000,000 | Jeannette Spinelli
Wrapped by three sides of greenbelt, this estate offers the utmost privacy. The truly awe-inspiring views are visible from nearly every room with walls of glass situated perfect to take in the verdant vistas. A massive game room and outdoor entertainment area, complete with al fresco kitchen, outdoor living and heated 20′ by 40′ pool and spa, make entertaining a breeze in this impeccable 2009 rebuild.
Immaculately remodeled by Shoberg Custom Homes, Shiflet Architects and Elizabeth Stanley design, this Rob Roy home, on one of the best flat cul-de-sac streets in the neighborhood, was completely remodeled in 2012 into an exquisite traditional home with a contemporary flare. It sits on a serene 1.47-acre private lot with ample room for expansion, a pool or sports court. With a great floor plan, two living areas down and several spacious patios to enjoy the view, this home is perfect for entertaining.
A timeless Tuscan Farmhouse with artfully combined contemporary sensibility and the Tuscan vernacular, this home rests in a quiet neighborhood near the shores of Lake Austin. Featuring vaulted ceilings, stained concrete floors, wood beams, Italian roof tiles, an open and airy living room with stone fireplace, and Italian-style country kitchen, all the elements are reminiscent of an old Italian villa in a modern home. Even the front exterior surrounded by a low stone wall reflects the style of a typical farmhouse courtyard anchored by the two story tower.
With interiors that are warm and inviting, not dressy and fussy, this unique home has many antique elements which lend a sense of patina. The great room is annexed to a screened porch which leads to an outdoor patio with fireplace and plenty of space for al fresco dining. Beautifully designed for indoor/outdoor living the grounds offer a plethora of comfortable and inviting places to lounge and enjoy the stunning views.
The home offers an exquisite master retreat plus four bedrooms (two en suite), a billiards/game room, family room, office loft and third small living area that could function as another office, exercise area or sitting room.
In addition to all the special qualities and amenities incorporated into the home itself, there is also a private boat dock with one boat slip and a party deck on top with a portion screened in for year round comfort. River Terrace Circle is truly a slice of Italian Paradise located in the heart of Texas.
Overlooking Austin’s iconic Mt. Bonnell, this immaculate estate in Somerset, a gated enclave of custom homes in the heart of Westlake, has a highly desirable open and versatile floor plan. The kitchen is open to the casual dining area and family room with granite countertops, Instant Hot water, and stainless steel Viking and Thermador appliances. Two guest bedrooms with separate entrances offer privacy from the main living quarters and are ideal for extended family, guests or au pair. Complete with pool, spa, and a cabana with outdoor kitchen and another full bath.
Less than 10 minutes from downtown Austin in West Lake Hills lies a breathtaking villa on 1.17 acres with a Santa Barbara-style exterior and extensive custom features throughout the stunning interior. Upon entering this gated, private lot, you’re greeted by a circular drive graced by a spectacular fountain. Double doors welcome you into the spacious great room with vaulted ceilings, real wood floors and a modernized gas fireplace. Entertaining is easy with the family room opening to the formal dining and chef’s kitchen with its sub-zero fridge, trash compactor, wine bar, warming drawer, island and breakfast bar, large walk-in pantry and ample counter space for prepping and preparing elegant meals. The master bedroom offers high ceilings, plenty of light, a gas fireplace and en-suite with two walk-in closets, jetted tub, walk-in shower, bidet, his and her sinks and attached dressing mirror. Located right off the master is an office, nursery or private study. Following the wrought iron staircase leads to three other bedrooms, each with their very own built-in desk and full bath en-suite. The lower level accommodates a gym with a “safe room” and a flex space with full bath that can serve as a yoga studio, game room or guest quarters. A large mud and laundry room complete this recently refreshed residence that’s of incredible value. In the evenings, relax with a glass of wine on the expansive covered patio overlooking the beautiful exclusive backyard.
This beautifully remodeled home by award-wining Lemmo Architecture boasts a premier close-in Westlake lcoation. Stunning Hill Country and canyon views are visible throughout. The spacious master suite located on the main level offers a separate office, fireplace, spa-like bathroom and walk-in California Closets. High-end accents include solid hickory floors, solid walnut bookshelves, Haiku fans and built-in smart-home technology. The gently sloping lot extends through to Laurel Valley for endless possibilities.
Nestled in gated West Rim Estates, a small family oriented community, this beautiful two story residence offers four bedrooms, four full bathrooms and two partial baths. Generous interior spaces and an abundance of natural light combined with the fabulous outdoor living make this house a home. Upon entering, you are greeted by gleaming hardwood floors, high ceilings and a bright, open entry. Its stylish interior allows for a variety of design aesthetics, ranging from modern to traditional. The large dining room with gorgeous chandelier, inset ceiling feature and floor-to-ceiling windows creates the perfect location for an elegant dinner. Off of the dining and living is the spacious kitchen that boasts granite and marble, ample storage and countertops, a walk-in pantry, eat-in breakfast nook, wine refrigerator and large breakfast bar. From the family room, a single door opens onto the covered patio with multiple lounging areas. Homeowners will enjoy the private backyard with wrought iron fence, an abundance of foliage, gorgeous pool and spa, and plenty of room for children and pets to run and play.
Nestled on over 1.4 acres, this serene waterfront retreat with boat dock offers an updated open floor plan. The kitchen boasts stainless steel appliances, subzero fridge, wine cooler, granite counters, and access to the formal dining offering an expanse of windows. The living area is accented by natural lighting, fireplace and custom built-ins. Featuring a vaulted veiling, the master suite includes a bath with large soaking tub, separate shower, slate tile, and walk-in closet. The backyard is an outdoor oasis with a large in-ground pool, cabana and volleyball court – perfect for lakeside living.
Bask in the Hill Country Basin views afforded by this stunning 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath Crystal Mountain estate. The 3,119 square foot home, and additional over 1,000 square foot workshop or future casita, features more than $320,000 in updates. Find peace and tranquility in the privacy of the sprawling 3.5 acres with a nice stroll to dip your toes in the wet water creek. Though it is surrounded by many nature preserves and parks, it is only minutes from The Galleria shopping. After a day of adventure, hang poolside and enjoy the sparkling pool or hot tub.
This fantastic opportunity in the Eanes ISD offers 3,627 square feet, five large bedrooms, three full bathrooms and one partial bath. With new paint downstairs and flooring throughout, this two-story limestone beautiful with double-decker wraparound porch is immaculate. All of the bedrooms are located upstairs, making downstairs ideal for entertaining friends and family. Children will love that it is located just a half-block from the Senna Hills park and pool.
This rare one story is located in The Vistas of Lakeway and backs to a greenbelt. Breathtaking panoramic views are visible from the living and master. Featuring ample upgrades including custom shades, pullouts in the kitchen cabinetry and hardware, wood flooring, epoxied garage floor, CA closet in the master and garage, this home is immaculate. Residents will enjoy access to the community pool and workout facility.
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