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Designer finishes, dramatic vistas, and an absolutely amazing Austin location â€” that's only the start of what Amarra, Barton Creek's newest community, has to offer. It's all located just 15 minutes southwest of downtown Austin and the airport, and even closer to fine dining and shopping. The Barton Creek Nature Preserve and Watershed surround the site, meaning that the pristine natural beauty will always remain so, and you get the added bonus of the Fazio Canyons Golf Course and Hill Country and downtown skylines to boot. No matter what you're looking for in your dream home, there are several ways to find it at Amarra. Homesites range from one to five or more acres, each taking full advantage of the community's elevation and panoramic views. You can bring in your own builder and architect or work with any that are currently represented in the development. For those seeking a lock-and-leave lifestyle, consider the Amarra Villas. When completed, this enclave will include 20 single-family homes that allow for luxurious amenities with ultra-low maintenance, making every aspect of living there turnkey. Stratus Properties Inc., the master developer for Amarra, is also planning additional condominium regime opportunities in the neighborhood aiming to offer a smaller residential footprint with all the luxurious and thoughtful finishes expected in Barton Creek. But if you're looking for a home that's ready to go right now, Stratus Properties Inc is offering two spectacular listings that are sure to attract attention custom designed by Cornerstone Architects and built by Schatz Homes. 8400 Valerio Lane is a four-bedroom, single-story home thoughtfully situated on a one-acre homesite that offers sweeping views over the fairways. Expansive living areas, a gourmet kitchen with Sub-Zero and Wolf appliances, and abundant natural light enhance the ease of this unique floorplan, which totals 5,456 square feet. Dramatic outdoor spaces include a covered and screened-in porch, private courtyard, al fresco kitchen and dining area, and a custom pool and spa. The slightly larger 8308 Valerio Lane also offers four bedrooms and nearly 6,000 square feet, spread throughout two stories. The customdesigned residence is nestled into a tree line overlooking the 14th fairway and features distinct amenities throughout. Think an expanded owner's suite and courtyard, a true chef's kitchen, and extensive outdoor living and dining spaces. Floor-to-ceiling windows in the living areas showcase the covered lanai, stunning views, and private pool and spa. No matter which option you select, purchasing a home at Amarra secures you membership to the highly coveted Barton Creek Country Club and its newly remodeled full-service spa and fitness center, fine dining options, and access to social events.
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WHERE TO EAT IN AUSTIN RIGHT NOW: 7 WORLD-CLASS TEXAS HILL COUNTRY RESTAURANTS “ T H E T E XAS H I L L COU N TRY I S F U L L O F WO R L D - C L ASS R ESTAU RA N TS T H AT CA N B E V I S I TE D W I T H L I T TL E M O R E T H A N A TA N K O F GAS. " BY B RA N D O N WATSO N
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ust because a budget may not accommodate a Roman holiday doesn’t mean that culinary travel is off the table. The Texas Hill Country is full of world-class restaurants that can be visited with little more than a tank of gas. Snap a few pics and inspire some FOMO of your own. Apis Restaurant and Apiary Though Austin likes to claim this upscale Spicewood restaurant as its own, it is actually almost an hour’s drive from downtown. But who can blame the Capital City for wanting to take credit? Chef and owner Taylor Hall has created a showstopper that truly celebrates Texas terroir. And the hyper-local sourcing isn’t virtue signaling. Apis' unfussy cuisine requires integrity from every ingredient, whether it's a strip loin used in carpaccio or the flour used in pappardelle. The same applies to Pizzeria Sorellina, the restaurant’s casual cousin located just a few steps away. Bryan’s on 290 Bryan Gillenwater, the chef and founder of this Johnson City eatery, likes playing with fire. Before open flames became de rigueur in Austin, he was happily charring everything from pork belly to flatbread. Naturally, the beef here is outstanding, from the hefty 28-ounce ribeye to the more demure bavette. The surprise comes from the other entrées. Scallops are served with delicate corn agnolotti, a Berkshire pork chop nods to cowboy cooking with heirloom corona beans and cornbread, and the orange marmalade-glazed chicken comes with a revelation in the form of smoked mac ’n’ cheese. The Laurel Tree The luxury treehouse lodging snaking through this property has a certain Swiss Family Robinson allure, but this elegantly funky eatery is worth a visit, even if guests aren’t settling in for the night. The menu changes weekly as crops ripen in the garden but always reflect chef Laurel Waters’ serious training in French cuisine (not many Hill Country chefs have worked for Alain Ducasse). One word of warning before hitting the road: Utopia is a dry town. Those who want a pairing with their pork chop should bring a bottle from home.
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The Leaning Pear When Leaning Pear owners Rachel and Matthew Buchanan outgrew the historic Wimberley cottage that formerly housed their restaurant, they made a startling move. In 2013, they hopped over to a modern Overland Partners-designed space, ditching anything that could be described as quaint. The architecture now matches the restaurant’s decidedly contemporary fare. Though inspired — and sourced — from the Texas Hill Country, it’s just as likely to invoke the Mediterranean, with dishes like a classic panzanella, a seasonal mezze trio, and perfectly blistered wood-fired pizzas. Little Gretel In the Hill Country’s many German towns, restaurants can be as reductive as Disney World's It’s A Small World ride. This classic Boerne restaurant is a refreshing alternative. While it’s true that the food is typically hearty (only in a German restaurant could a half-pound burger be listed as “the lighter side”), chef Denise Mazal's deft palate makes classics like schnitzel and sauerbraten far from leaden. The half lamb-half beef Bavarian meatloaf topped with hunterstyle mushroom sauce will make guests swear off Heinz ketchup. Otto’s German Bistro Long before Joanna Gaines was selling linens at Target, this adorable Fredericksburg bistro was nailing the modern farmhouse look. No Hill Country spot pays as much mind to the interior details, from the minimal black sign to the cozy blankets it provides when the weather gets nippy. That attention is equally given to the fare. Otto’s explores the evolution of German cuisine in Europe and Texas, serving unexpected versions of Teutonic standards like schnitzel and wurst. The flammkuchen — a flatbread topped with creme fraiche and caramelized onions — is a must-try dish. Redbud Cafe If small towns are supposed to be sleepy, don’t tell that to Jon and Jan Brieger, owners of this downtown Blanco cafe. On Friday and Saturday evenings, the atmosphere is as rocking as a juke joint when the restaurant hosts a full slate of musical acts. The rest of the time, the space acts as a lunchtime community hub. Grab a Greek salad with quinoa tabouli or a venison burger cloaked in pepper jack cheese. Then meander over to the Brieger’s pottery shop to shop for local art, lavender products, and artisan home goods.
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CUSTOM HOM ES // SPACIOUS VI L L AS // ST U NNI NG HOM ES I T ES // U N IQU E CO M M U N IT Y S E E MO R E : LIVE AM ARRA.COM Barton Creek's newest golf side community, Amarra, is located just 15 minutes southwest of downtown Austin, Austin Bergstrom International Airport, and minutes away from fine dining and shopping. Experience the luxurious side of Hill Country living in Amarra where green hills, winding roads, and native landscape offer a tranquil setting for your next home.
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HOUSE OF L PARTNERS WITH KUPER SOTHEBY’S INTERNATIONAL REALTY TO SHOWCASE WORLD-CLASS PROPERTIES AND ART "T HE EVE N T O CCURRE D AT T HE SOPHIST ICATED CONDO LOFT OF ART DE A LER CHRI STOP HER ERC K AN D H I S W I F E , GEO RGI A. T H E UN I T E NCO MPASS ES THE ENT IRE FIFT H FLOOR OF THE S I X-FLOOR CA MP STR EET R ES IDENCES. " BY N A N CY CO O K- M ONROE
n a bright, shiny floored loft, contemporary art fairly popped off white walls as a bevy of smart, successful, chicly attired entrepreneurs and execs sipped cocktails in San Antonio’s uber-hip Southtown district one recent evening. DJ CRSTO’s throbbing rhythms added to the synergy between art, real estate and potential buyers of an exceptional space. The party was one of many “pop up” art events produced by experiential art purveyor House of L (HOL), a venture of Kuper Sotheby’s International Realty Broker Associate Leslie Gossett and international art curator Lana Carlson. Billed as an “Immersive Art Experience,” the event occurred at the sophisticated condo loft of art dealer Christopher Erck and his wife, Georgia. The unit encompasses the entire fifth floor of the six-floor Camp Street Residences, 114 Camp Street, and is listed by Kuper Sotheby’s topproducing agent Binkan Cinaroglu. “Camp Street offers a chic lifestyle in San Antonio’s most vibrant location, appealing to art culture,” Cinaroglu said. “Through HOL I was able to bring the owners’ vision of a curated art event to reality. HOL and Camp Street Residences complement each other in a natural, organic way.” The Residences were the vision of late artist and philanthropist Linda Pace, who developed them from an old candy factory. She also founded Artpace, an internationally recognized residency and exhibition program in San Antonio, and launched CHRISpark, a community garden memorializing her son across from the Residences. Ruby City, housing Pace’s personal collection, is located next door. Cinaroglu’s arty party became the talk of the industry in the weeks to follow. Prize-winning chef Jason Dady prepared appetizers such as pork belly covered in salted caramel and blue cotton candy, served on a skewer. Craft cocktails, fine wines and Topo Chico were perfect complements.
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Gordon Kavwin and girlfriend Philisa Giannukos emerged from the long cocktail line with mojitos in hand. Kavwin, who leads a tech start-up in Austin, said he loves HOL’s vision. “Their concept is great – why not merge beautiful art and beautiful properties?” he said. “Their events draw influencers and potential buyers into an experience they can imagine living in.” Throughout the party, Cinaroglu answered questions – the loft has 7,800 square feet, Camp Street Residences are full of adventurous people in business, law, and sports – as curator Lana Carlson gave informal art tours. A native of Russia who studied art at the Sorbonne in Paris, she was director and founder of the Modern Art Gallery in Paris and St. Petersburg, and produced the first-ever state museum exhibition of Rodin in Moscow and St. Petersburg. “Our model at HOL is to present established artists from around the world with younger, emerging artists whose work is just starting to enter collections,” she explained. “We have connections with galleries and artists all over the world.” The present collection included artists from China, Russia, Europe, and the United States whose names will be familiar to collectors: John Franzen, RETINA, Mr. Brainwash, Doro Hoffman and Ugo Nunis, whose work is influenced by video games, among others. The expressive work of Tyler Guinn, an emerging star from Austin, drew new fans. For those wanting to take part in HOL’s private art events, educational programs and conceptual art performances, memberships are offered at various levels including private curation and market data.
11211 MUSKET RIM STREET, AUSTIN, TX 78738
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6 BEDS // 5.2 BATHS 7,341 SF $9,900,000 S P RAW L I N G ESTAT E O N T H E BAN KS O F BARTO N C RE E K Thirty minutes from the bright lights of downtown Austin and protected by the prestigious Spanish Oaks Golf Club is 11211 Musket Rim. With iconic Barton Creek running through it, this 39.48 acres are the perfect hideaway for the discriminating buyer. Gorgeous views of cliffs made by the creek thousands of years ago and abundant trees plus a custom-built home with pool and spa make this the most special of properties. Minutes from the Hill Country Galleria, this is living in the country at its best while having the convenience of shopping, fine dining, and entertainment within 10 minutes. The main house has five bedrooms with three downstairs as well as a study, and four living areas. The large guest house has one bedroom with a huge living/dining/kitchen area. Lake Travis ISD. Ag exemption currently in place. Sit under the shade of the trees or kayak down the creek but make this your home for years to come.
2816 RANCH ROAD 620 NORTH, AUSTIN, TX 78734 5 BEDS // 8.2 BATHS 4,294 SF $5,999,000 UN I QUE AN D S P EC I AL AC RE AGE W I T H L AKE T RAV I S WAT E RF RO N T Lake Travis waterfront that will take your breath away! 5.469 manicured acres with an "over-the-top" house on the cliff overlooking the lake. Fiftyfive-foot negative edge pool overlooks the lake. The large living area overlooking the lake, dream kitchen, butler's pantry, and media room. Sheryl Waggoner fixtures in all baths, Italian light fixtures, amazing butler's pantry for entertaining. Covered pavilion for entertaining outside. Full outdoor kitchen. Caretakers cottage features three bedrooms and three baths plus garage. Five-hole putting green, greenhouse, sports court, and dog run with its own real fire hydrant. Tram on property. Gated and private. Extensive Oak trees line the way in. Outdoor kitchen. Amazing quality throughout.
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hen it comes to figuring out personal style, savvy interior designer Oscar Zuniga takes a customized approach. He realizes that people want to update their spaces, without necessarily doing a huge overhaul. To help them, Zuniga likes to start in the closet. "If you show me your closet, I can see what styles you love," says Zuniga, of Houston-based Oscar Zuniga Interiors. "Maybe you love color or a certain look. People often dress like their homes." He wants his clients to feel comfortable in their living spaces â€” after all, a home should feel welcoming to its occupants. When it comes to quick updates on a home, Zuniga has a few tricks up his sleeve that he uses to bring out the personalities of his clients and create a unique space they'll love. A splash of color "Paint is the easiest, most practical, effective way to see change [in a space] right away," says the designer, who founded his firm four years ago. "But it's not just about painting the walls. You can paint the furniture. Once, I got this huge canvas for a client and painted it and set it against a wall with two chairs and a table in front of it." The latter option, he says, is a great idea for someone who may like a pop of color, but doesn't quite want to go all-in and paint four walls some wild blue or red. By changing out the color on a coffee table or a bookcase, he says, a room gets an instant upgrade and a fresh look. Spot painting like that also helps people see how they can gradually make other, larger changes to their homes. In the interim, it's a low-commitment way to give a space a fresher feel. A new shift When Zuniga meets with his clients, he likes to walk through their homes with them, not just walking into a room and standing in it, talking to them about the space, but following them on a mock daily routine. It helps him understand the way people use their homes, and knowing that kind of traffic flow can help home dwellers consider how if they're using the furniture in their rooms to maximum effect. "Not everyone likes the look of two couches facing each other," he says, noting that that look is often a design default. But moving on from those couches to another space in the same room â€” or out of it altogether gives the room a whole new feel. "You have to adjust things to how you live," he says. That means a pedestal table that's been hiding in an attic might now become a perfect accent piece in the corner of a room. Moving where the dressers are in the bedroom can create space and make the room flow better. Love your layers As with clothes, layering allows for easy updates to a home look. "To me, the idea of laying is to bring objects you love into the look of the room," he says. He might add a stack of a client's beloved books to a coffee table or put trinkets with special meaning next to a vase to create a multi-layered visual. Perhaps there's a chair in the corner of a room that gets layered by the addition of a throw or a pillow, and then the entire look of the corner is augmented by a screen or table with funky art pieces on it.
Or, a shelf can be put up that serves as the foundation for a series of family heirlooms and photos. "Sometimes, you just know that certain objects are attracted to each other," he says. "When you follow your gut, these kinds of favorite pieces find their right home." Let there be light Like layering, lighting make a room pop. And switching up the lighting game, Zuniga says, is a quick way to give a space a reboot. "Even just changing light bulbs from regular soft white to led lighting can make a brighter impact and a cooler feel to the room," he says. "You can also change the lamp shades in your living space to create a more eccentric feel." He also recommends adding additional upper or lower recess lighting to art pieces, which helps create a more uplifting feel to those pieces. Lamps can offer a pop of personality to a nightstand or a coffee table that overhead lighting might not. And lighting different parts of a room in different ways can also achieve a new look. Picture perfect "Art is definitely a way to express your style and personality and does well on any space vibe," says Zuniga. But that doesn't have to mean going out and buying an expensive painting. People can hang their own creations, he says, which gives an instant personal feel to a space. Clustering family photos or images of beloved places offers a focal point in a space and also showcases the homeowner's personality. "One way to create art on a budget is to buy fabric to add color and pattern to a room," he says. "Plus, varying the textures in a gallery wall will add interest and depth to the space." Zuniga understands that home is a personal space and a deeply individualized concept. "When your house doesn't feel like your home, call a professional," he says. "I had a client who had this beautiful home, by anyone's definition, but she felt no connection to the space. Once I understood who she was and what she wanted in a home, we were able to give her a look that was hers." Zuniga also understands that people may not have the vocabulary to say what they want in a space or what design trend speaks to them. Designers, he notes, can interpret the right ideas to give clients what they need. Most of all, he adds, updating a home's look doesn't have to mean gigantic changes. Sometimes, it's the smallest details and touches that have the biggest impact.
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17704 SERENE HILLS PASS, AUSTIN, TX 78738
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3 BEDS 2.1 BATHS 3,929 SF $1,999,000 P RI VAT E ESTAT E W I T H L AKE T RAV I S V I EWS Enjoy stunning views of Lake Travis and the Hill Country from this private 10Â± acre gated estate. The one-story home is located on a hill top and includes a 4-car garage. It is well appointed, open and bright with views from most rooms that overlook lush lawns, covered terraces, and the beautiful pool. A private master suite with views has a luxury queen's bath with jetted tub and separate shower. This outstanding property is convenient to Lakeway and the Hill Country Galleria, plus many more amenities.
7701 ESCALA DRIVE, AUSTIN, TEXAS 78735 6 BEDS 6.2 BATHS 6,845 SF $3,400,000 CUSTO M AUST I N ESTAT E P E RF ECT FO R E N T E RTAI N I N G Magnificent Barton Creek estate on 2.85 acres located in a prestigious, private-gated community within 5 min from Barton Creek Country Club & Resort with 4 championship league golf courses. Live the pure luxury lifestyle inside and out with top-of-the-line finished and amenities. Enjoy the fabulous outdoor living space with fireplace, kitchen, and expansive covered terraces surrounding the pool and spa and overlooking the greenbelt with Hill Country views.
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ARTIST'S PERSONAL HOME 3 BEDS // 3 BATHS 2,395 SF PRICE UPON REQUEST 81 10 RAN C H ROAD 2222 #74 AUST I N , TX 78730 Nestling against the Canyon Preserve, this Hillside condominium feels like it’s a world away but the view of Austin’s skyline is a reminder that the urban action of the city can be accessed in a moment. Inside, this striking, elegant home unfolds in front of you displaying rooms designed with an artist’s eye toward marrying sunlight with texture and finishes. Views of verdant forested hillsides abound from windows that surround the dining and living. The master bathroom has separate vanities with Restoration Hardware silver mirrors separated by a deep, jetted soaking tub with a massive window where a relaxing bath can be enhanced by views of hillsides, trees and the city. An idyllic space enveloped by unalterably green and fantastically sweeping views. Gleaming surfaces wed organic materials resulting in a home that is a work of art. This home does not and never will feel like a condominium, but with no maintenance, there’s more time to relish the luxury of living high above and away from it all.
URBAN CONDOMINIUM FILLED WITH LIGHT 2 BEDS // 2 BATHS CORNER UNIT PRICE UPON REQUEST 1 1 22 CO LO RAD O ST RE E T # 1 108 AUST I N , T E XAS 78701 Across the street from the Texas Capitol, the Westgate Tower offers city center access to downtown Austin. Windows reveal a magnificent vista that takes in the old and new architectural wonders of our constantly changing city. Floor-toceiling glass doors look out over urban streetscapes moving with a shifting display of city activity, connecting this quiet space with the energy outside. The 25th floor Westgate Tower offers a rooftop pool where the enchanting skyscape perspective is both singular and enjoyed by the lucky few who live in this amazing building. The rooms in this residence connect to our vital city and the venerable buildings that rise outside the windows. The future owner will be able to appreciate Austin’s history and watch its architectural future unfold. This location is famous for a reason.
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3 B E DS // 3 BATHS // 2,672 S F // $ 1 ,70 0,0 0 0 12 10 M A RSHALL L ANE , AUST IN, TX 78703 Gorgeous home in the perfect central location with the unique charm of the past complemented by luxurious contemporary restoration. Enter the courtyard to private intimate spaces for living and entertaining with inviting outdoor patios and large sparkling pool. The main house has two beds/two baths and a finished attic space which is not included in square feet. The guest house features a spacious bathroom, kitchen and large living area. A one-of-a-kind opportunity to own an enviable retreat!
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" T H E O P E RAT ION ALLOWS PAT RONS TO ST RO L L T H ROUG H M ASSIVE ROWS OF T U L I PS A N D CU T T HEIR OWN FLOWERS FRO M A FI E LD OF T HOUSANDS OF B LO O M S. " BY K AT I E FRIEL
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O RI GI N AL LY S E E N O N CULT URE M AP.CO M What do '80s TV show Dallas and the Netherlands have in common? They are both responsible for inspiring Texas Tulips, a new cut-your-own flower field blooming soon in Central Texas. Texas Tulips' newest field is currently underway at 15122 FM 775 in La Vernia, about 75 miles southwest of Austin. The operation allows patrons to stroll through massive rows of tulips and cut their own flowers from a field of thousands of blooms. According to owner Pieter Koeman, Texas Tulips should open in mid-February 2020 and close in late March/early April, depending on the weather. Texas Tulips, which has a similar operation in Pilot Point, near Dallas, is the latest endeavor from a family with a long floral history. Koeman grew up in the Netherlands, where his mother and father operated an 80-acre tulip farm for more than 40 years. After his father's death in 2011, Koeman, finding inspiration from an unusual source, decided to move to Texas. "The idea to open a tulip farm in Texas originally came from when I was young and was watching Dallas, the TV show, with my family. We always loved that show, and we were fascinated by Texas," Koeman says. "When my dad passed away, we saw an opportunity to go to Texas and start a u-pick tulip farm there." In 2015, Koeman and his wife, Petra, opened the first Texas Tulips on a six-acre field in Pilot Point. The farm was a hit in North Texas and inspired the family to head south for its second outpost. Like its North Texas farm, Texas Tulips' La Vernia location will offer pick-your-own flowers from a field of thousands. For a $5 entrance fee, visitors can select tulips from a variety of colors, all priced $2.50 per stem. Discounts for veterans, seniors, and students are also available. And, because this is the age of social media, and it doesn't get more Instagrammable than a massive field of blooming tulips, the company also offers a day-long, $25 photographer package.
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"We love spreading the joy of tulips to people, as it's one of those simple pleasures of life," Koeman says. "The tulip is such a happy flower and one of the first signs of spring."
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3 B E DS // 3 BATHS // 4,858 S F // $ 1 ,725,0 0 0 928 E LECTRA, L AKEWAY, TX 78734 Situated on a quiet cul-de-sac with century-old live oaks, the fully glass-fronted home features 180-degree views of Lake Travis from all rooms. The original large stone, steel, and wood structure has been meticulously preserved with a unique and modern glass-paneled two plus car garage. A porte-cochere leads to a stunning 20’ vaulted foyer with breathtaking European marble f loors, mid-century steel and Oak suspended staircase and beautiful period chandelier lighting. The large first-f loor guest suite showcases White Oak parquet f loors and European marble in the en-suite bathroom. The free-f lowing second f loor is an entertainer’s dream, with enormous wrap around porch. Spectacular newly renovated travertine courtyard and pool with water shear feature. Additional climate controlled 138± square feet not included in living square footage. Extraordinary level of craftsmanship rarely seen or produced in today’s architecture and design. Truly one of the most uniquely designed and decorated period homes in Lakeway or Austin.
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248 WOODY'S DRIVE, KINGSLAND, TX 78639 3 BEDS 3 BATHS 5,100 SF $4,850,000 A T RUE F I S H E RM AN ' S H AV E N O N L AKE L BJ Magnificent 5-acre piece of development land on Lake LBJ with over 300 feet of waterfront. Build 100 or more condos and a marina on one of the most pristine pieces of land left on LBJ. Property is currently a fishing camp with multiple cabins, a marine gas station and a small store with a large private owners’ residence. Run the fish camp and store for cash flow while working on development plans.
2013 SKYVIEW RIDGE PASS, LEANDER, TX 78641 4 BEDS 4.3 BATHS 5,522 SF $1,890,000 6-TIME PARADE OF HOMES AWARDWINNING HILL COUNTRY MODERN This spectacular custom home showcases the latest in architectural design and construction technologies. Not only is this one of the most beautiful homes in Austin but it is also packed with the latest in home automation and green tech. Perched atop one of the highest ridges in the northwest Hill Country overlooking rolling hills, this property exudes quality and impeccable taste. At 5,522 sq. ft. this home also features an office with private balcony, media room with an attached game room as well as a butler’s prep kitchen and impressive mudroom.
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3 B E DS // 3 BATHS // 3,951 S F // $ 1 ,39 5,0 0 0 123 D OV E TAIL L ANE , G EORG E TOW N, TX 78628 Escape the urban pace and live life in peaceful, private Cimarron Hills. 123 Dovetail Lane, designed by Danze and Davis of Austin, is a contemporary masterpiece surrounded by over thirty mature Oak trees, looking out onto green space and a natural creek. Walls of windows framed in handmade woodwork showcase the views and privacy of this well-designed, artful home. The heart of the house is the great room and kitchen with a perfect blend of wood and natural stone that connect the home to the nature that surrounds it. Thoughtful design and construction elements include a cantilever front porch roof, Labradorite granite, Russian Oak floors, handforged steel/iron lighting, and handmade wood trim throughout. Located in the gated community of Cimarron Hills which features a Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course, dining, tennis courts, and spa. Resort style living in the charming town of Georgetown.
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