Modern Farmhouse Best-of-Both-Worlds; F1, Cota, Airport & Downtown Convenient
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- Minimum stay:4 nights
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
Other Austin Properties farmhouse description
This is the perfect harmony of city convenience offered in a country setting. We are 10 minutes from the Formula One Track by back roads (no traffic!), 13 minutes to Austin Bergstrom Airport, and 20 minutes to Downtown Austin. Our 1920's farmhouse has been lovingly renovated and decorated. Visitors marvel at how unusual it is to find such a spot in the heart of Texas and want to linger. We have 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, one with claw foot tub and his and hers sinks, 2 living areas, chef's kitchen, dining room to seat 8, and home office. The outside boasts 8 acres which include outdoor dining and grill, rose gardens, vegetable gardens, mediation garden, children's play scape, tire swing, 2 barns, chicken coop and duck pond. We welcome you to experience Austin like no other.
- 2 story
- 2800 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only:
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7
- Upstairs master is gloriously perched beneath atmospheric dormers that transport you to Sweden. Sleep well on a King size Tempurpedic mattress, while watching endless shows from Satellite or DVD on your flat screen TV. Downstairs queen bedroom is both rustic and feminine with family antique furnishings and your very own flat screen. BR 3 has twin beds and is fun for kids, but can be pushed together for a couple with a mattress topper. BR 4 upstairs has twin bed....moreless
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- The house has 3 bathrooms, 1 upstairs and 2 downstairs. Enjoy a glass of wine and bubble bath in the claw foot tub, or take a shower if you prefer. Two sinks, his and hers for easy getting ready. Downstairs has two bathrooms, each complete with toilet and shower. Guests love the excellent water pressure. ...moreless
- Video Library
- DVD Player
- Away From It All
- Winery Tours
- Botanical Garden
- Bird Watching
- Scenic Drives
- Horseback Riding
local services and businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Fitness Center
sports and adventure activities
- Roller Blading
- Water Tubing
- Hunting Small Game
- Whitewater Rafting
- Equestrian Events
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Dining Area
- Washing Machine
- Air Conditioning:
- Living Room:
- Towels Provided
- Iron & Board
- Hair Dryer
- Clothes Dryer
- Linens Provided
- Coffee Maker
- Pantry Items
- Lawn / Garden
- Deck / Patio
- Outdoor Grill
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Beautifully designedGuest comment entered by owner
I just got to the house and it's adorable! I'm head over heals in interior design and can appreciate a good eye! I love your mixture of elements - old with new - keeping the integrity of the house! WELL DONE!
- Guest LJ
- Date of stay 05/09/13
- Review Submitted 07/08/13
SXSW pleased.Guest comment entered by owner
This house is gorgeous! The pictures do not even do it justice. Everything is really bright, spacious, and elegant. It should be in a magazine. We had such a nice stay here.
- Guest Rebecca
- Date of stay 03/17/13
- Review Submitted 04/23/13
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4 night min stay
Fri, Sat, Sun
Additional information about rental rates
Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Availability must also be confirmed by owner.
Payment due upon rental. 15% cancellation fee 60 days or more prior to stay. 30-59 day cancellation 50% charge, less than 30 days at owner's discretion.
Additional Fees and Taxes:
15% City of Austin Hotel Tax.
$195 Cleaning Fee.
$500 Security Deposit (fully refundable after inspection and sent no later than 14 after departure).
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- Nearest Airport: Austin Bergstrom Airport at 10 Miles
- Nearest Motorway: I-35 at 2 Miles
- Nearest Barpub: Trudy's at 5 Miles
- Nearest Golf: Onion Creek at 3 Miles
- Nearest Restaurant: Trudy's, Taco Cabana, Macaroni Grill at 5 Miles
About the owner: After many years amongst the hustle and bustle of New York City, we decided to bring our family to my home state of Texas, where the children can roam free and grow amongst the butterflies and bunny rabbits. We have never regretted this decision, but like to think we brought a bit of city sophistication to country life.
Why the Owner Chose Other Austin Properties:
This 1920s farmhouse was lovingly renovated by a U.T. Interior Design professor and a landscape architect. Current owner is also a design writer and artist, and has chosen to feature a combination of mid-century and heirloom furnishings, along with a local art collection gathered from friends of the artist. A unique, effortlessly relaxing, one-of-a-kind way to enjoy Austin, you are only minutes from all the action -- but you'd never know it.
The Unique Benefits at this Farmhouse:
It's rare if not impossible to be so close to Austin and yet be surrounded by such beauty, charm, and nature. It's truly peaceful here, both luxurious and pastoral.
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Your retreat awaits at the end of the rainbow...
Large family room with windows on three sides gets beautiful natural light.
You are welcome to use any dishes from our antique hand-painted hutch.
Serve dinner for 8 at our rustic farmhouse table.
The downstairs bedroom includes queen bed, dual closets, and a flat screen TV.
Office and landscape architect's drawing of the property.
Master bedroom with king bed, Tempurpedic mattress, mcm furnishings and TV/DVD.
Children's bedroom (can be made up for adults as well). Twin beds and toys.
View of the gardens and first barn.
The chicken coop.
Watch the sunset from our wrap-around porch.
...It's pretty amazing in Texas.
Xeriscaped gardens set the tone for your peaceful modern farmhouse.
Chef's kitchen with marble counter tops, pantry, and room for guests to sit.
The formal living room with mid-century modern furnishings and local Austin art.
One of two downstairs bathrooms, complete with shower.
A convenient second downstairs guest bath.
Now let's head upstairs...
Upstairs master bath with clawfoot bathtub, his and hers sinks, and shower.
Large playscape with house,lookout,slide, swings,climbing wall and picnic table!
You are welcome to pick in-season fruits & vegetables as needed from our garden.
Be sure to walk back to the pond and visit the ducks.