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Rare Secluded 1940s Estate-Central Austin Getaway Home

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Beautiful Private Pool with Deck completely surrounded by Nature

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Last updated: 12/11/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Tarrytown house description

It is a beautiful charming classic home that sits on top of a hill on 3/4 acre with surrounding nature and privacy, an oasis in the heart of the city. It has a swimming pool and a fabulous view. overlooking the West Austin Sunset. The beautiful spacious living room with a grand piano is a great place to watch the lovely Austin sunset. The stone sun room opens to a path leading to the pool below. It is just minutes away from Mount Bonnell, Austin's famous landmark overlooking the city and beautiful sunset, Laguna Gloria Art Museum and Mayfield Peacock Park and Nature trails. Great for entertaining, the home captures an era of Old Austin. It is a 3 BR / 3 BA, has a pool with a deck that is completely private, a beautiful spacious living room, a stone sun porch and a library, great for lounging and relaxing. It has wifi, cable, washer/dryer, kitchen, private pool and deck and is a rare treasure to find--a vacation within itself.

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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Massage

              Suitability

              • Events Allowed
              • Groups
              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                At least 18, please...moreless

              • Singles
              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only:

                No smoking indoors please....moreless

              • Pets Considered:

                Please an additional $50 per pet. (* I have a dog and 2 cats that will not be on premises when you stay here)...moreless

              • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
              • Wheelchair Accessible

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

              • Master: 1 king

                ...moreless

              • Turquoise: 1 double

                ...moreless

              • Library: 1 sleep sofa /futon

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              • Midnight Blue

                It is the massage room, can be a bedroom or studio as well...moreless

              • Purple Room: 1 queen

                It has a new Queen Size bed with attached full bathroom...moreless

              • The Red Room - Master Bedroom has a large king size bed with memory foam mattress and soft 100% red flannel sheets, down pillows with an antique vanity and a full length mirror and 2 large closets.The thick purple and red velvet curtains can be closed for complete dark and privacy and a morning sleep in. Very romantic. The Aqua Room has an antique double sleigh bed with a skylight and gorgeous view of the pool and the sunset. The Library/Bedroom has a double futon and is connected to the master bathroom, with double desk, computer and tv. It has great lighting, is a peaceful reading room and is surrounded by nature. The Midnight Blue / Massage room has privacy from the rest of the house with its own wooded bathroom, off the kitchen. It can be a bedroom if you desire. It can be darkened completely. Air mattress or futon can be added. The Purple Room has a pillow top queen mattress bed with adjoining full bathroom. Surrounded by nature....moreless

              Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

              • Master Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

                Fresh clean white...moreless

              • Peachy Keen: toilet, shower

                Fresh Peach ...moreless

              • Forest Green Cabin: toilet, combination tub/shower

                Wood and Forest...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Audio Tape Player
              • Books
              • Books For Adults
              • Books For Kids
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Games For Kids
              • MP3 Dock
              • Music Library
              • Piano
              • Radio
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television
              • Toys

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Holiday Resort
              • Romantic
              • Rustic
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Coin Laundry
              • Festivals
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Nude Beach
              • Playground
              • Pond
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Winery Tours
              • Zoo

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Babysitter
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Horseback Riding
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Paddle Boating
              • Photography
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking

              Location Type

              • Downtown:

                9 minutes, Enjoy the Live Music Capital of the World with bands playing all over Downtown Austin with restaurants, galleries along the Town Lake, and fun festivals all the time....moreless

              • Lake:

                Lake Austin 2 Minutes, just around the corner from Laguna Gloria, Mount Bonnell, and boat dock on Lake Ausitn Blvd from Austin's own Hula Hut Restaurant....moreless

              • Resort:

                Barton Creek Country Club and Resort, with golf courses, spa, restaurant and rolling hills with a gorgeous view....moreless

              • River:

                Colorado River, Town Lake, 2 minutes away, jogging and biking trail, boating, canoeing, kayaking, take the twilight ferry from the Congress Bridge and watch the sky full of bats take off in flight....moreless

              • Ski In/Ski Out:

                Boat dock For Lake Austin at Hula Hut and Westwood Country Club just 2 minutes away....moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Ice Skating
              • Jet Skiing
              • Mountain Biking
              • Rafting
              • Roller Blading
              • Sailing
              • Snorkeling
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining
              • Dining Room
              • Seating for 8 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning
              • Alarm Clock
              • Basic Soaps
              • Bottled Water
              • Ceiling Fans
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Computer Available
              • Fireplace
              • Firewood
              • Free Local Calls
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Laundry Soap
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room
              • PC
              • Paper Towels
              • Parking:

                There is a covered carport and 3-4 private uncovered parking spaces with a turnaround....moreless

              • Shampoo
              • Sofa Bed
              • Telephone
              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • 4 Ring Stove
              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishwasher:

                Brand new dishwasher...moreless

              • Freezer
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen:

                New 4 burner stove / oven / range New Refrigerator with ice maker and cold water...moreless

              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Barbecue
              • Beach Towels
              • Bicycles:

                1-Adult Mountain Bike 1-Child / Girl's Mountain Bike...moreless

              • Deck / Patio
              • Deck Furniture
              • Fully Fenced Property
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Furniture
              • Outdoor Grill:

                Also, there is a new fire pit which is built into patio table. Great for keeping warm and roasting marshmallows...and relaxing...moreless

              • Patio
              • Porch / Veranda
              • Small Cooler
              • Tennis:

                1 - Adult Tennis Racket 1 - Girl's Tennis Racket...moreless

              • Terrace
              • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
              • Wood Deck
              • Yard

              Pool / Spa

              • Outdoor Pool
              • Private Pool

              Forms Of Payment

                  • Accept Credit Card
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Standard pricing
                  2 night min stay
                  $350
                  $2,100 $7,000
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Cleaning $150 + tax
                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                  • Tax Rate 15%

                  Notes:

                  Cleaning Fee is $100

                  15% Tax is added

                  $25 / Night per Person (over 6 people)


                  Cancellation policy:

                  100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 12/11/2014
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                  Location

                  18 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  AUS Bergstrom
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Deep Eddy Cabaret
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Lions Municipal
                  7 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Amtrac
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Mopac / Loop 1
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Maudie's
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Lake Austin

                  Car: Recommended

                  Just up the road is Mount Bonnell, Austin's famous historical landmark with the gorgeous skyline at sunset along side Lake Austin with an amazing sunset view, Laguna Gloria, Art Museum with rolling acres and grounds overlooking water into Lake Austin, Mayfield Park were peacocks roam the acres of grounds and nature trails, with ponds and native community gardens. Just down the street from Westwood Country Club along Lake Austin.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 1941

                  About the owner: My children and I welcome you to our family home built in 1941 by their great grandfather, distinguished UT Professor of English and Lord Byron scholar. My children and I have all grown up in this home and we hope that you will enjoy the privacy surrounded by nature, the charm, the beauty and the rich history of our unique and lovely Central West Austin Estate.in Tarrytown. A great place to leisurely stroll the grounds, entertain, relax and enjoy-- A private retreat in the heart of Austin.

                  Why the Owner Chose Tarrytown:
                  Our 1941 estate and home has the flair of Old Austin and once hosted great parties with scholars, artists from a grand era. Now in the heart of the city, our home sits on top of a hill overlooking the West Austin sunset. We welcome you to our family home of generations and hope that you will feel the essence of a grand era--an oasis and a vacation in the heart of the city.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  We hope that you will enjoy the beauty, the charm, the privacy, the peace and tranquility of our home amongst the beautiful wooded grounds and the surrounding nature. The vast, spacious home with the view of the West Austin sunset from the living room and sun porch is gorgeous and a vacation within itself. The home and the estate capture an era of Old Austin, a rare treasure to find.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english, french, spanish

                   

                  Photos

                  • Beautiful Private Pool with Deck completely surrounded by Nature

                    Beautiful Private Pool with Deck completely surrounded by Nature

                  • Romantic Pathway looking into home from private pool and deck

                    Romantic Pathway looking into home from private pool and deck

                  • Front of the Secluded Estate at the top of the long tall private driveway

                    Front of the Secluded Estate at the top of the long tall private driveway

                  • Fabulous Living Room with Fireplace overlooking Sunsets into West Austin Hills

                    Fabulous Living Room with Fireplace overlooking Sunsets into West Austin Hills

                  • Cobalt Blue and Saltillo tile Kitchen Surrounded by Nature Overlooking Pool

                    Cobalt Blue and Saltillo tile Kitchen Surrounded by Nature Overlooking Pool

                  • Professor's Library with Antique Desk looking into nature with double futon

                    Professor's Library with Antique Desk looking into nature with double futon

                  • Red Rose Master Bedroom Surrounded by Nature

                    Red Rose Master Bedroom Surrounded by Nature

                  • Master Bathroom - White, Bright and Shiny with Window Looking into Nature

                    Master Bathroom - White, Bright and Shiny with Window Looking into Nature

                  • Aqua Room Overlooking Pool and West Austin Hiills, Beautiful for Lovely Sunsets

                    Aqua Room Overlooking Pool and West Austin Hiills, Beautiful for Lovely Sunsets

                  • Private Nook with Art and Computer area looking into Aqua and Purple Bedrooms

                    Private Nook with Art and Computer area looking into Aqua and Purple Bedrooms

                  • Wooded Secluded Bathroom next to Midnight Blue Room looking into pool and nature

                    Wooded Secluded Bathroom next to Midnight Blue Room looking into pool and nature

                  • Purple Room surrounded by nature with private peach bathroom

                    Purple Room surrounded by nature with private peach bathroom

                  • Private Pool with Deck Looking into House 
Completely surrounded by Nature

                    Private Pool with Deck Looking into House Completely surrounded by Nature

                  • Gorgeous Sun Patio Overlooking Pool looking out in to West for Fabulous Sunsets

                    Gorgeous Sun Patio Overlooking Pool looking out in to West for Fabulous Sunsets

                  • Fabulous Living Room with Grand Piano looking into West Austin Hills and Sunsets

                    Fabulous Living Room with Grand Piano looking into West Austin Hills and Sunsets

                  • Elegant Dining Room Surrounded by Nature

                    Elegant Dining Room Surrounded by Nature

                  • Cobalt Blue Kitchen looking out to pool and completely surrounded by nature

                    Cobalt Blue Kitchen looking out to pool and completely surrounded by nature

                  • Professor's Family Library with TV and Double Futon,Connected to Master Bathroom

                    Professor's Family Library with TV and Double Futon,Connected to Master Bathroom

                  • Romantic Red Master Bedroom Surrounded by Nature

                    Romantic Red Master Bedroom Surrounded by Nature

                  • Aqua Bedroom with Antique Sleigh Bed looking into private computer office cove

                    Aqua Bedroom with Antique Sleigh Bed looking into private computer office cove

                  • Peach and Yellow Private Bathroom

                    Peach and Yellow Private Bathroom

                  • Private Midnight Blue Massage Room with Private Bath Set next to kitchen

                    Private Midnight Blue Massage Room with Private Bath Set next to kitchen

                  • Purple Room Surrounded byNature with Private Peach Bathroom

                    Purple Room Surrounded byNature with Private Peach Bathroom

                  $350 per night (USD)
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                  4 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 8

                  View calendar: Updated 12/11/14
                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                  Member since: 2012
                  Speaks: english, french, spanish
                  • Response time: Within a few days
                  • Response rate: 90%
                  • Calendar last updated: 12/11/2014
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