Custom-built, luxury waterfront homes define Rivercrest. Adjacent to Davenport Ranch and west of Highway 360, Rivercrest is an exclusive address. The tranquil setting is only thirteen miles from downtown and twenty miles from the airport, although rush hour traffic along Expressway 360 can slow this commute down at times.
While all homes in Rivercrest are luxuriously appointed with lush landscaping, defining a ‘typical’ Rivercrest home is not easily done. Development in this neighborhood began in the 1960’s but few original homes remain. Most of the 106 homes in this sub-division are one-of-a-kind properties found on the waterfront Rivercrest Drive...[more about the Rivercrest Neighborhood].
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Gazing out at the water from the privacy of a custom-designed Jacuzzi, Rivercrest residents can be forgiven for forgetting about the booming metropolis only minutes away. Of course, there are plenty of convenient amenities in the local vicinity to make trips downtown only a necessity or rare treat.
Rivercrest is within the Exemplary rated Eanes School District. Students attend Bridgepoint Elementary (5 mins), Hill Country Middle School (15 mins) and Westlake High (15 mins). St Stephen’s Episcopal School is just around the corner and is a highly regarded private school while a number of reputable pre-schools, including Riverbend Preschool are close by.
Rivercrest is not within walking distance of any shopping facilities but that only adds to its allure of seclusion and exclusivity. A short drive away, via Loop 360, is a number of highly regarded shopping and dining establishments. Davenport Village is home to ‘360 Uno Trattoria’ while ‘The Grove Wine Bar and Kitchen’ is near by on Bee Cave Road. The Austin Country Club offers golf and social activities if you are lucky enough to be invited to be a member while Lake Austin and Wild Basin Wilderness Preserve provide a serene location to enjoy the natural beauty of the area.
If you think Rivercrest could come to define you, speak to one of our Rivercrest Neighborhood and Westlake real estate specialist. Call Austin Referral Realty at 512.892.0708 for more details or to arrange a tour of this neighborhood.