Briarpatch Housing Market Trends
|# Listings||Average DOM||Average Price||Average $/SqFt||Median Price||Median $/SqFt||Average % Reduced|
|Sold Last 6 Months (Unlock Sold Listings)||2||86||$1,072,500||$215||$870,000||$189||2%|
*Briarpatch Market Stats are based on Austin MLS data as of August 21st, 2019 at 2:10pm CDT.
On the northern side of the Colorado River, as it winds down from Lake Travis to Downtown Austin, sits the small neighborhood of Briarpatch in Travis County's 78730 zip code.
With as few as 30 homes and homesites in the community, Briarpatch homes for sale are built along the west shore of Lake Austin, providing buyers with the opportunity to own a home with riverfront access. Briarpatch has many homes built between the 1950s and 1980s, as well as homes developed in the early 2000s. Renovations of older homes and the addition of newer homes give this community a well-established feel as it has evolved over time with mature trees and lush, natural landscaping.
Buyers will find Briarpatch homes for sale are a mix of architectural styles with some Mediterranean-influenced design alongside traditional 2-story homes. Brick and stone exteriors are the typical fashions for exterior finishes in this neighborhood. Homes range from 2,800 to 4,800 square feet in size.
Where is Briarpatch Austin TX?
Briarpatch is located 15 miles from Downtown Austin via TX-1 Loop N/Mopac Expressway. Exit onto RM 2222 W to City Park Road/Pearce Road. Continue to Oak Shores Drive.
Things to do near Briarpatch
While Briarpatch is somewhat rural, residents enjoy having one of Austin’s most popular parks less than 2 miles away. Emma Long Metropolitan Park offers seasonal camping, as well as hiking, picnic areas, and fishing. One of the few “swimming beaches” in Austin, the park charges a daily entrance fee from March to October. For shopping and dining, buyers of Briarpatch homes for sale appreciate having an HEB grocery store at Four Points Centre about 8 miles away and Barton Creek Square Mall only 13 miles from most homes. With over 180 stores, buyers will find just what they need to outfit their new home.
Austin ISD serves students living in Briarpatch. Highland Park Elementary (K-5), Lamar Middle (6-8), and McCallum High School (9-12) are the assigned schools for this neighborhood. Options for a private education include Austin Jewish Academy (K-8) about 8 miles away and St. Stephens Episcopal School (6-12), 9 miles from the neighborhood.
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