Buyers who are looking for executive waterfront homes with proximity to Austin find Wood Island to be an ideal fit. This Travis County community is right on Lake Austin, one of Texas’ Highland Lakes on the edge of the hill country. Although each residence retains its distinct style, all offer designer features, spectacular views, and gracious appointments.
With an average build date of 1985, Wood Island homes for sale are established luxury homes featuring a full range of updates and high-end details. Because these homes are custom, buyers can expect architectural styles from traditional to modern, colonial and even Victorian-inspired. Exteriors are concrete, brick, stucco, and stone with many offering guesthouses, enviable 3-car garages, private boat slips and resort-like pools and spas. Covered porches, balconies, decks, and verandas extend the living space outdoors while multiple gathering areas make special events a breeze. These homes were built for grand entertaining, complete with elegant landscaping, glistening water, and golden sunsets.
Interiors are every bit as sumptuous as the exteriors, averaging an expansive 5,700 square feet with 4-7 bedrooms and 3-8 bathrooms. Entryways are grand and impressive, exposing gleaming hardwood floors and cathedral ceilings. Gourmet kitchens, French doors, media rooms, fireplaces, and studies are the norm, as are oversized windows to appreciate the lake view. From inside to out, Wood Island homes allow residents to live in the lap of luxury with Lake Austin at their feet.