11 Austin Homes in Excellent School Districts
When one becomes a parent, a lot of things change. From sleeping habits and the way free time is spent to finding and purchasing a forever home, nothing is quite the same. Proximity to night life and the downtown hot spots may take a backseat while neighborhood amenities and school districts move to the forefront. So for families with school-aged children, these homes offered by Austin Portfolio Real Estate agents are located within three of the city’s most sought-after school districts.
Designed by Cornerstone Architects, this waterfront beauty offers many extraordinary artistic features, breathtaking views, private gated entrance and boat dock. Any entertainer enthusiast will appreciate the gourmet kitchen with large island, 6 burner range, 2 dishwashers and a breakfast bar, and climate-regulated wine room that holds 1,600 bottles of wine. Enjoy the family room that features a game area and offers amazing views of the lake from the wall of windows. The master suite is the perfect place to retreat with its foyer, sitting room and spa-like bath with double vanity, walk-in closet, separate shower and soaking tub. Showcasing gorgeous lakefront views, the resort-style backyard features a stunning double negative edge pool with slide and spa, a sports court, and lake access via a boat dock with slips.
Seated at the highest point within the Summit, this exclusive contemporary renovation by renowned architect Michael Hsu is a true showstopper. This 5,663 square foot home offers 4 bedrooms, an office, 4 full bathrooms and 2 half baths. Finishes include custom cabinetry by Arete European Kitchens, European white oak floors, and top-of-the-line home technology including Lutron and Nuvo, and appliances. Come enjoy its unbeatable panoramic views of downtown and Lake Austin, and stunning pool by David Maxa, solar panels and rainwater collection.
Located in an exclusive, highly sought-after community of only 16 custom homes in the Westlake area, this one-acre estate in the acclaimed Eanes ISD is just a stone’s throw to Bridgepoint Elementary. Enjoy soft-contemporary touches coupled with an open and well-designed floor plan that is perfect for both entertaining and relaxed everyday living. The backyard is a private oasis with a gorgeous pool and spa, outdoor covered cabana with kitchen, and pool house.
Custom-built on a large corner lot in the popular Island on Westlake, this property is a true French Country enthusiast’s dream! This first time listing has a carefully considered floor plan that is practically one level, with only one of the four fabulous bedrooms located upstairs. On the first floor, the immaculate, gourmet kitchen opens to the great room, which includes a fireplace surrounded by beautiful built-in cabinetry, one of the home’s many charming architectural features. Adjacent to the kitchen is the elegant formal dining, which flows effortlessly into the formal living room that showcases a second stunning custom fireplace. The warm tones and French Country features of these rooms make this home perfect for hosting and entertaining, especially during the holidays! Not only is the house beautiful on the inside, but the exterior of the home is something to marvel at as well. Featuring a stunning, villa-style courtyard with a covered patio that runs along the edges, this space is truly the perfect spot to relax with friends and family, read a book, or drink a little wine!
Situated in the exclusive Four Seasons Residences on Lady Bird Lake, this ultra-sophisticated and spacious two bedroom condo offers homeowners a unique and private downtown experience like no other. Featuring over $100,000 in updates, this custom-designed furnished home on the northwest corner of the 19th floor offers high-end finishes, panoramic views of downtown, rich velvet and suede wall coverings, subtle touches of bling (Swarovski crystal), remote controlled shades and drapes, and 2 electric car charging outlets in assigned spaces. Amenities include a rooftop pool, fitness center, skyline entertainment room, commercial kitchen, library and more.
Phenomenal panoramic views of Lake Austin and the city’s skyline abound! Located on the highest point on Mount Larson, this property offers exceptional privacy and security on a lush, expertly-landscaped 1.6 acre lot. The main house features 3 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms, a dedicated office and gym, both with separate entrances. When retreating to the master suite, you can enjoy an office and reading room, fireplace, oversized walk-in closet and private balcony for taking in the stunning views. Guests will appreciate the detached one-bedroom guest house, which rivals most boutique hotels with a full kitchen, fireplace, outdoor terrace, and rooftop deck. Additional features include a water well, beautiful pool and spa, full outdoor kitchen, mosquito misting system, fire pit, and multiple terraces.
Located on the second tee in coveted Spanish Oaks, this home features a chef’s kitchen with oversized central island, a large master suite with his/her baths, spacious living room with large windows, and a study with hidden safe room. The main floor boasts a guest room, an additional bedroom and media room while the second floor offers two additional bedrooms each with private baths. Unique features include an elevator and dog washing station.
Minutes from Lady Bird hike and bike trails, Zilker Park and more, this fantastic opportunity to be in coveted 78704 offers gorgeous hardwood floors, luminous windows and high ceilings. Enjoy an open island kitchen with stainless appliances, a serene deck space with fenced low maintenance yard, and a private drive with one car garage.
Traditional Travis Heights architecture meets modern finishes and gorgeous interiors in this stunning home that has recently experienced a price reduction. It features 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms and a one car garage. Natural light pours in through the large windows that overlook the tree-shaded lawn, custom steel and concrete steps, and the breezy front porch. The sleek kitchen features waterfall counters while the rest of the home boasts new floors, lighting and more. Enjoy the best of SOCO just steps from the charming front porch.
This exclusive condominium features panoramic views of the Capital and University of Texas tower. With amazing views from every window, the spacious floor plan features a lovely kitchen with lazy susan, built-in shelves, cabinets, and entertainment center with under-cabinet lighting. Enjoy the convenient guest parlor with attentive concierge, pool, covered community gathering area, gym, and being just a step away from the State Capitol and blocks from University of Texas.
This beautiful one-story home located in the Lake Travis Independent School District is surrounded by trees, making it a private oasis. The interior has been finished out beautifully with stained concrete floors and tile counters, while the backyard offers a deck, fire pit and storage shed. Water is fed to the house by well water and the location offers access to the Pedernales River boat ramp and waterfront park/beach. This home’s location offers proximity and is just a short 5-10 minute drive from a number of popular restaurants and shopping.
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