Strategically located just 20 minutes to the Hill Country Galleria with tons of dining and shopping, 30 minutes west of downtown Austin inthe exclusive Barton Creek Lakeside community – 26204 Countryside Drive is a home Retreat! This waterfront estate property is perfectly situated far enough out to see all the stars in the sky at night and twilight glimpses of whitetail deer, but still close enough to enjoy all the amenities of Austin, Marble Falls and the surrounding Hill Country.
A home in this sought after community, whether it is your primary or secondary residence, remains one of the finest communities in which to invest your family’s lives and dollars. Barton Creek Lakeside was named “the most beautiful in Texas” and features acre lots, 24 HR manned gated access, award winning championship Arnold Parmer designed golf course, full club house/ restaurant, 24 HR fitness center, tennis courts and much more! It is more than a neighborhood; it is a community and lifestyle where residents are more like family than neighbors.
Take in the natural beauty of the Texas Hill Country as you drive to this hidden gem on a secluded hilltop overlooking panoramic Lake Travis and hill country views! Living is easy in this one-of-a-kind custom home that sits on its own acre of land with incredible views & access to your very own Private Boat Dock on Lake Travis!
Arrive at the Grand entrance to an impressive solid wood wrought iron door that opens to an inviting floor plan. Floor to ceiling windows bring in tons of natural lighting and the outdoors to give the whole structure a truly organic feel.
The sun-drenched ambiance flows thru the dramatic double-height Great Room and Gourmet kitchen with all the bells and whistles. Chef’s kitchen features solid Oakwood cabinetry and finishes, granite countertops, breakfast bar, high end stainless appliances and walk-in Butler pantry. Built with craftsmanship, there are a wealth of rich touches throughout the home.
The open Great Room boasts a Grand floor-to-ceiling fireplace, solid wood built-in shelves, recessed lighting, high ceilings with wood beams and Terrazzo flooring. Across from the Great Room is the executive office, a haven for gazing out at the views and complete with sumptuous built-in shelves. The rest of the residence has expansive living space to include an over-sized Game Room, attached 2 car-garage, 4 Bedroom Suites each with their very own private baths and utility/ laundry room.
The airy Master Suite flows to an attached bath that boasts his/her double vanities, a spacious walk-in closet with built-in shelves, walk-in shower, and a garden tub with skylight!
I saved the best for last…imagine relaxing and bathing in the sun all day on the back patio with sparkling pool and spa! The outdoor amenities make this home feel like a vacation getaway! Unwind under the shade of the huge covered terrace and take in the serenity of the outdoors. Enjoy sailing, skiing and boating on Lake Travis via your own private boat dock! Or perhaps, you may decide to go for a sunset boat ride before heading to the neighborhood clubhouse for a first class dinner. Its never too late to experience the good life, and this estate property is the complete package!
Call me today to schedule a private showing! Mary Lynne Gibbs, 512.431.2403