Located on one of the most appealing, coveted streets within the neighborhood, this original Brick Tudor home (built in 1932) has been lovingly and fully renovated down to the studs. It offers all of the desirable amenities that come with a modernized home while preserving the original charm, style, and character. A collaboration with the owners, Ann Patterson (architect), and Craig Parker (Homes by Parker) the interior floor plan and finishes create an urban loft-style living space. This home marries contemporary living with historic detail. The front living room is a perfect example of this: from the restored fireplace to the new custom sliding barn door, the space is a modern yet cozy living area.
Adjacent to the living room, the home s NYC galley style kitchen boasts long, hand-forged metal countertops, open storage and subway tiled walls. The finest U-line appliances have been installed including a clear ice-maker, beverage center and under-counter refrigerator. There is are instant filtered hot and cold water taps, a garbage disposal, and most notably, the Italian made range by Bertazzoni.
A second sunken living area has beautiful floor to ceiling windows and Fleetwood style doors that open to the large backyard. This room is filled with light but as the sun sets, it becomes the perfect space for entertaining a crowd or relaxing with family.
The home’s first floor bedroom is next to a full bath that utilizes modern fixtures and perfectly rounds out the overall modern but comfortable first floor.
The Master Bedroom has a chic, urban flair. The generous 15 walk-in closet has a dressing area and is outfitted with custom storage by California Closets. The Master Bath is sleek and has a trend setting Wet Room in which the tub and shower are enclosed by frameless glass and share the same space. All of the bathrooms are adorned with recognizable, elegant brands including Duravit, Toto, Kohler, Bisazza Tiling, and Victoria & Albert.
The second bedroom upstairs also has an en suite bath and closet. Behind this closet is an oversized, climate controlled walk-in storage room, perfect for storing seasonal clothing, valuables, or cherished items.
Guests, whether family or friends, will absolutely love the detached 1 bedroom/ 1 bath Guest House. This lofty space feels like a Manhattan apartment. It is fully equipped with a kitchen and bath. On the main floor of the guest house is a flex space, also climate controlled. This room is perfect for an office, a workout space, or for additional storage.
Outside, the large lot features a custom designed, hand-forged steel pool by local Austin artisan W2MacFab. This water feature is not only fun and functional, but also makes a wonderful artistic statement. The backyard is turfed with Forever Lawn Select HD grass. This lawn is filled with Zeofill- an organic, pet-safe odor and bacteria neutralizer.
Artistic exterior lighting and landscaping make the backyard and home a true retreat within the heart of Austin. Offered at $1,725,000