Another Luxury Home being designed as part of our Resort Home Projects is in the Hill Country of Austin, Texas.
The highly coveted and affluent Travis County communities, are just twenty miles West of downtown Austin. With scenic views of the lake, green rolling hills dotted with live oaks and refreshing clean breezes, this beautiful environment is one of tranquility and enjoyment with nature. An abundance of recreational opportunities such as boating, hiking, bicycling, hunting, golfing and fishing are just moments away. Other activities in and around this area include music festivals, art shows and wineries, along with boutique shopping and specialty restaurants. Top rated school districts, public service providers and professional business districts have been planned to support this community seamlessly.
Our Tuscan Home design is 5,085 sq. ft. of two story living space and a 700 sq. ft. three car Garage. The home will be strategically designed and situated, to capture views from both static and dynamic positions from interior and exterior spaces, along with integration into the natural environmental characteristics of the site. Thus the palate of color for the home will revolve around earth tones, with subtle influences of specific color highlights.
The First Floor open floor plan design will consist of a twenty-seven foot long kitchen, with view to the pool and dumbwaiter serving the second floor. A two story Entry Foyer with volume ceiling and stone floors provides a warm sense of arrival with path of travel options that subtly reveal the Family Room with fireplace, Bar, Study, Social Lounge, Dining Room with fireplace, and Support Staff Suite.
The Second Floor will have a 1,300 sq. ft. Master Suite inclusive of a large sitting area and three balconies; fireplace; sauna; exercise room with dumbwaiter; Media Room; Two Junior Suites and Viewing Foyer. Outdoor spaces customized to Owner’s requests.
Materials used for the home consist of: travertine showers; hickory pecan solid wood flooring; 7’-6” high-1 ¾” thick solid select grade red birch interior doors; wood burning fireplaces with limestone surround; plaster walls; granite countertops with custom edging; double glazed skylights; low voltage electronic halogen lighting on dimmers; energy efficient casement windows; double crown moldings; multi-colored cement tile roof; hi-efficiency HVAC and water heating systems; bath and kitchen water-saver features; Thermador and Bosch Kitchen equipment; Kohler bath products and French Bouvet hardware.
Our one-stop, all inclusive Design-Build services are available to you for this Luxury Home, to be constructed on your site with your personalized preferences.
Inquiries welcomed and best regards always!
Barry R. Shaw AIA, G.C.