Neighborhood Spotlight: West Rim Estates
Live in one of the most premier properties of Travis County
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A luxurious and private community is waiting for you in West Austin. With waterfront properties in a gated neighborhood, West Rim estates offers some of the most premier properties in Travis County with beautiful canyon and Mount Bonnell
views. Apart from the gorgeous community and scenic views, West Rim Estates offers easy access to everything that sets Austin above other metros. Be sure not to confuse this neighborhood with West Rim because West Rim Estates is a stand-alone community with distinctly luxurious features.
West Rim Estates Development
Development on West Rim Estates began in the 1990s. Homes in the community are custom-built residences made with brick, stone or stucco exteriors. Home styles are primarily traditional, although there are some Mediterranean-inspired designs in the community. There are beautifully landscaped front yards throughout the neighborhood. Residents also enjoy the ability to offer stylish entertaining in backyards replete with pools, spas, outdoor kitchens, outdoor showers, and large decks.
Homes in West Rim Estates
Floorplans in West Rim Estates mostly average 5,400 square feet with 4-6 bedrooms and 4-7 bathrooms. Open floor plans boast guest rooms with en suite baths, multiple living areas, gourmet kitchens, and comfortable master suites. Finishes are high end, and ceilings are soaring, making these homes spectacular from start to finish. The homes are priced between $1M and $3M.
Residents of West Rim Estates have convenient access to the The Village at Westlake
shopping center at Highway 360 and Bee Caves. The retail center is home to a Starbucks, an extra-large H-E-B, and the popular Hangtown Grill restaurant. There’s additional shopping at Barton Creek Square just 6 miles away and Davenport Village a quick 3-mile drive up Westlake Drive.Other nearby dining options include 360 Uno
for pizza and Berryhill Baja Grill, beloved for its fish tacos.
Outdoor Recreation in and Near West Rim Estates
For those who enjoy outdoor recreation, there are several nearby parks, including Mount Bonnell and Zilker Park. Within the community gates, there are beautiful private green spaces. There is also the Lake Austin Marina which is less than 2 miles away and offers boat slips for rent. The Austin Country Club is less than 4 miles away and for more rugged outdoor hikes, Wild Basin Wilderness Preserve is less than a 6-mile drive.
West Rim Estates Schools
Students within West Rim Estates are served by the highly regarded Eanes ISD. Campuses include Bridge Point Elementary (K-5), Hill Country Middle (6-8), and Westlake High School (9-12). The high school has a statewide reputation for excellence. It offers highly-ranked academics, championship football, and an award-winning marching band program. Private school options include Fusion Academy Austin (6-12) and Trinity Episcopal School of Austin (K-8), both within a 5-mile drive.
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