Neighborhood Spotlight: Lakewind Estates
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Nestled in the hills overlooking the South shore of Lake Travis is the exclusive gated community of Lakewind Estates. The Travis County community is comprised of custom homesites that are no less than an acre in size. Many of the sites offer panoramic views of Lake Travis and some are directly on the waterfront.
Development of Lakewind Estates
Lakewind Estates was originally developed by the award-winning Toll Brothers luxury home builders. The fortune 500 company has been creating luxury communities since 1967. According to their website, the Toll Brothers has been ranked the #1 Home Builder Worldwide on the FORTUNE Magazine "World's Most Admired Companies®" list.
The community has been honored with three Max awards by the Austin Homebuilders Association. Awards include Best Home Design (over $500,000), Best Landscaping, and Best Overall Community Under 150 Units. There are 55 homesites in Lakewind Estates.
Location and Area Amenities
Being located in the hills in Lakeway and within easy access of downtown Austin allows residents a variety of amenities. Lake Austin offers a variety of lake recreation, Mansfield Dam Park is an ideal picnic site and downtown offers a renowned nightlife. There’s also an assortment of nearby shopping and entertainment options.
Homes in Lakewind Estates
Lakewind Estates homes have an average build date of 2002. Homebuyers can expect to find traditional and Mediterranean-inspired estates with stone and stucco exteriors. Some of the features that are commonly found in the Lakewind Estates homes are grand entrances, sweeping driveways, 3-4 car garages, pools, spas, and multiple outdoor gathering areas. The common areas in the community are perfect for entertaining and hosting special events.
Homes in Lakewind Estates offer gorgeous interior amenities that are on par with the beauty of the community and housing architecture. The interiors offer an average of 5,600 square feet. Most homes are 4 to 6 bedrooms with 3 to 4 bathrooms. Designer details are the norm in Lakewind Estates, such as marble countertops, double-sided fireplaces, gourmet kitchens, and wine rooms. Other exemplary features of the community are the local schools.
Lakewind Estates homes range from the $500,000s to nearly $3M.
Lakewind Estates students attend exemplary Lake Travis ISD schools. For younger students, there is the Lake Travis Elementary (PK-5). Older students attend Hudson Bend Middle (6-8) and Lake Travis High School (9-12). The high school is known for its championship football program and award-winning band program. As for private schools in the area, the Abercorn International School (PK-5) and Bluebonnet Montessori School of Lakeway (2.5 years–10 years), are both a convenient 4-mile drive.
Reach out to David Brodsky Properties for more information about Lakewind Estates. One of our Austin real estate strategists will be happy to help you with your relocation plans.
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