The Lake Austin Ranch is a rare, iconic property located along the shores of Lake Austin in
Never before offered for sale to the public until now. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity for a very special buyer.
Location : 6.5 Miles NW of Downtown Austin
Property : 65.68 Acres of land with Over 1/2 Mile of Water Frontage
Lake Austin : Approximately 22 Mile long, Constant Level, Max depth 75′, Fishing, Boating, Water Sports, Year-Round Recreation.
7400 Coldwater Canyon Drive
This 65.68 acres property, located on the shores of beautiful Lake Austin, is one of the last available large parcels of land on this pristine lake. Featuring over 2700 ft. of lake frontage. and Coldwater Creek frontage, the property is considered to be of the very highest quality waterfront property in the Austin market. The property features gently sloping terrain covered in heritage pecan, cypress and oaks trees with diverse plant and wildlife. The home site rests on a cliff overlooking Lake Austin with stunning views of the surrounding canyons, downtown Austin, and the famed “360 Bridge” offering an ideal location for a home that could be approximately 25,000 sq. ft. Scenic trails from the home site lead to the banks of the lake and your private marina with eight covered boat slips, a 1,000 sq. ft. guest lake house (2BR/1Bath) with full amenities, and a 300 seat outdoor theater modeled after Shakespeare’s Globe Theater. This property also includes a large carriage house with air-conditioned storage, a caretaker’s office and covered parking areas. Only 20 minutes from downtown Austin, the property is located near top schools, convenient stores and award winning restaurants are just a short drive away. You can rest assured that while building the homestead of your dreams, your view of these pristine natural surroundings will remain protected as the property is located between several tracts of the more than 30,000 acres of the beautiful Balcones Canyonlands Preserve.
Other elements for consideration:
– 7400 CWC Drive Tax for YE2016 was $26.5k
– The low tax amount is because there is a wildlife exemption and conservation easement on the property which has been in place since the end of 2011 which you can read more about it below (see link)
– This easement stipulates that this property needs to remain for single family residential use, and the 65.68 acres tract can never be subdivided or partitioned.